Mike Schaefer (Nebraska 247 Sports): Part 3

-What game are you looking forward to most in the Sweet 16 this weekend?

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

-What do you hear from in-state coaches and players about Nebraska and Scott Frost’s recruiting and communication with players/programs in the state?

-How many Nebraska players do you expect to get drafted this year? And what’s the highest round?

-What’s your favorite Spring headline to focus on for Husker football?

Mike Schaefer (Nebraska 247 Sports): Part 1

-Fans are BACK for Big Ten sporting events!! What will the demand be like for tickets?

-What’s your level of interest been in the NCAA Tournament this year and has the action looked as normal as usual years?

-What goes through your head when you see programs like Abilene Christian and North Texas get wins in the NCAA Tournament before Nebrasketball?

Fans are BACK for Big Ten baseball!! Will demand be high for tickets?

-The B1G said they’ll allow local officials to determine how many fans can attend their games…but this a step in the right direction. We can see baseball games in person, and more!

-Also, SONG OF THE DAY (sponsored by Sartor Hamann Jewelers)

Will Nebraska fans go to the Husker Spring Game

-Texters tell Sip and Jake if they would go to the Spring game if fans are allowed in.

-What would the energy in Husker nation be like if the Huskers were in the top 25? Top 10?

CBS Sports wonders if Nebraska fans are approaching this upcoming season with concern, cautious optimism….or dread

-Chip Patterson of CBS Sports wrote 6 things to look for in Spring Football across the B1G, and one of his items was to see what the ‘vibe check’ is in Nebraska for the football program…a fair question to ask

-How are fans approaching the spring ahead and the year in general? Concern, cautious optimism, dread, or something else? Also, Jake saw a stat that will make you cringe about men’s athletics here…

-Also, fans are back for baseball and the Spring Game….CELEBRATE

DP & Stephens: Tom’s Ten

Tom gives us his best NCAA Tournament Teams of All-Time.

  • Texas Western
  • UNLV (1989-1990)
  • Duke (1991-1992)
  • UNC (1981-1982)
  • Indiana (1975-1976)

…All of those make the list

Nebraska Women’s Basketball improves to 6-4 on the season with a win over #23 Michigan State

-Amy Williams’ squad collected its second top 25 victory of the season behind 18 points from sophomore forward Isabelle Bourne.

-A game against the undefeated #16 Ohio State Buckeyes is ahead this saturday.

Nebraska Basketball comes up short but looks good against Indiana in 84-76 loss / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-Did the new look Huskers do enough to give you hope or are you beat down by the losing streak?

-Derrick Walker made his debut for the Husker, retro uniforms and all five starters in double digits, but Fred Hoiberg’s squad was still unable to come away with the home victory. Are Husker fans encouraged by last night?

 

What makes the lack of a running back running game so infuriating at Nebraska?

-Nebraska was, for a long time, a school known for developing phenomenal running backs. How does this history affect your perceptions of the running game now?

-Breece Hall at Iowa State has Nebraska connections. Is there any reason why he shouldn’t be lighting it up for the Huskers?

The 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament will be played entirely in Indiana!

-We knew of plans of the championship being in Indiana, but CBS Sports reported Monday that the venues holding games will be at the arenas of Butler, Indiana, IUPUI, Indiana State, Purdue, and possibly Ball State.

-Also, SONG OF THE DAY (sponsored by Sartor Hamann Jewelers)

The Drive: December 9th, 4pm – Ohio State will be allowed to participate in the B1G Championship game

  • The conference has changed their rules to allow the Buckeyes in the championship game
  • Indiana released a statment
  • Nebrasketball vs the Yellow Jackets zone defense