The final minute of Iowa/Wisconsin lasted 20 actual minutes because of reviews

-Iowa hung on to win on Senior Day, but it was a mess of a finish because of reviews by Bo Boroski and his crew

Fans seem very optimistic after Nebraska baseball’s opening series…overreaction or justified? / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-Nebraska blew a lead in the first game and lost, but bounced back with nice wins in games 2 and 3 to take the series, with really all 3 parts of the game going well: pitching, fielding, and hitting

-We never got to see Will Bolt’s team play conference play last year. There’s fans who were really impressed with how they played this weekend. How much can we take away from it?

Jake can stop panicking, because Nebraska football is keeping one of their top 5 in-state players!

-Columbus’ Ernest Hausmann announced Sunday that he is committing to Nebraska, the first commitment of the 2022 class for the team

-Nebraska still likely won’t keep the top 3 players to stay, but at least they aren’t getting blanked. It’s the little things.

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-What’s on Sip’s mind this week in learning how to age gracefully?

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The Big Ten says they’ll let some fans into games next week for the conference tourney…optimism rises for next year, right? / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-The B1G announced that 8,000 fans per game will be able to attend for the men’s tourney, and 2,500 for the women’s tourney

-This may catch you all by surprise, but maybe not. Have to think it helps for next year’s attendances..

Nebraska has appeared in one B1G conference championship game in their 10 years in the league…what is a fair expectation for the next 10 years?

-Here’s a rundown of how many appearances teams have had in the B1G Title game in the 10 years of its existence:  Ohio State (6), Wisconsin (6), Michigan State (3), Northwestern (2), Penn State (1), Iowa (1), Nebraska (1)

-For all the praise we’ve given Iowa in beating Nebraska the last 6 years, they still have the same amount of conference title appearances as the Huskers. So what’s a proper expectation for the next 10 years?

 

Bill Moos wants the fire from the past to come back to Nebraska football..and what’s wrong with that?

-The answer should be: NOTHING is wrong with that. But, as Sip points out in his latest column, hiring Jason Peter and Jay Foreman as volunteers is viewed as a ‘ho-hum’ move, instead of widespread excitement

-Does that kind of fire still exist in college athletics? It should….you wonder what the locker rooms are like at Clemson, Alabama, and more….

-It was Senior Night for the 5th-ranked Hawkeyes, and the 2nd game for Nebrasketball without Teddy Allen with the program -Nebraska hadn’t faced Iowa yet this year, so it was their first chance to play Luka Garza and company. Last year, they split the series. What was the mood after last night’s game? Jake promised to chug a Bud Light tall boy during the show if Nebraska won

-It was Senior Night for the 5th-ranked Hawkeyes, and the 2nd game for Nebrasketball without Teddy Allen with the program

-Nebraska hadn’t faced Iowa yet this year, so it was their first chance to play Luka Garza and company. Last year, they split the series. What was the mood after last night’s game? Jake promised to chug a Bud Light tall boy during the show if Nebraska won

Iowa 3/4/2021

Derrick Pearson, Jake Bockoven and Big Sky discuss the 102-64 Nebraska loss to Luka Garza and the Iowa Hawkeyes.

Mike Schaefer (Nebraska 247 Sports): Part 3

-Husker baseball starts tomorrow…how do we assess expectations for this team?

-State basketball is going on with a good amount of fans in stands..starting to feel more normal?

Mike Schaefer (Nebraska 247 Sports): Part 2 / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-Alabama AD Greg Byrne says he is expecting to be able to have full crowds this Fall for athletic events…are you as optimistic? What is it going to look like in the B1G?

-Can you get yourself interested in FCS Spring Football or is something you’re not interested in?

Mike Schaefer (Nebraska 247 Sports): Part 1

-Nebrasketball is back tonight against Iowa, riding a 2 game win streak…can they compete for 40 minutes against a Top 5 team on the road?

-Teddy Allen is gone from the roster…thoughts on his departure and what Nebraska will look like going forward

-What should expectations be for next year for Nebrasketball?