Category Archives: Huskers

KGFW Sports – High School, Husker and Loper Update 02/28/20

KGFW Sports – High School, Husker and Loper Update 02/28/20

BASKETBALL Kearney Catholic Boys @ C1-9 Subdistrict at Kearney High – Tonight – Finals – #1 Kearney Catholic def. #2 Holdrege – 49-39 C1-8 District Final: – Saturday – #8 Bishop Neumann vs. #9 Kearney Catholic – TBA Boys Subdistrict C2-10 at Holdrege High School – Tonight – Finals – #1 Amherst def. #2 Cambridge…Read more »

Nebrasketball Falls 75-54 to No. 23 Ohio State

Nebrasketball Falls 75-54 to No. 23 Ohio State

Over the course of this now 13 game losing streak, Nebraska (7-21, 2-15 Big Ten) has had blowouts and down to the wire finishes. Thursday night felt as ho-hum as any game could have been. There was no giant run that the Huskers didn’t stem; no school record for shooting from the opponent. There was…Read more »

No. 22 Indiana Dominates Fourth, Huskers Fall 81-53

No. 22 Indiana Dominates Fourth, Huskers Fall 81-53

Nebraska coach Amy Williams this week that she wanted her team to go into Bloomington and build momentum for next week’s Big Ten Conference Tournament. Instead, the Huskers (17-12, 7-11 Big Ten) were reminded of what the top of the conference looks like. Just days after making 13 three-pointers, Nebraska reverted to struggles from deep.…Read more »

Kicker Barret Pickering has left Nebraska Football

Kicker Barret Pickering has left Nebraska Football

A new kicker will inherit the duties for Husker football in 2020. Sophomore Barret Pickering cited “health reasons” when he spoke with┬áLincoln TV station KOLN. Pickering missed the first seven games with an injury in 2019. He only appeared in four games, allowing him to take a redshirt. The Alabama native 17 of 23 field…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Update 02/27/20

KGFW Sports – Update 02/27/20

BASKETBALL Kearney Catholic Boys @ C1-9 Subdistrict at Kearney High – Tonight – Finals – #1 Kearney Catholic vs. #2 Holdrege – 7:00 Boys Subdistrict C2-10 at Holdrege High School – Wednesday – #1 Amherst def. #4 Hi-Line – 78-43 #2 Cambridge def. #3 Alma – 51-33 – Tonight – Finals – #1 Amherst vs.…Read more »

Nebrasketball to Land Wisconsin Transfer Kobe King

Nebrasketball to Land Wisconsin Transfer Kobe King

A win in the middle of a 12 game losing streak for Nebraska men’s basketball. Wisconsin guard Kobe King is coming to the Huskers.┬áJon Rothstein of CBS Sports first reported King’s transfer plans. Source: Wisconsin transfer Kobe King has committed to Nebraska. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) February 26, 2020 King announced in January that he…Read more »

Mack-less Huskers Fight, Fall Short at Illinois

Mack-less Huskers Fight, Fall Short at Illinois

Nebrasketball has played well as a shorthanded team on the road in the Big Ten. The Huskers (7-20, 2-14 Big Ten) were a shot away from upsetting a top-10 Maryland team, and they took Rutgers to the wire at the RAC before falling on a last second shot. That trend continued Monday at Illinois (18-9,…Read more »