DP & Stephens: Opening Segment

We kick off the show discussing BOTH NCAA Tournaments.

  • UConn vs Baylor Women’s Basketball last night was nothing short of phenomenal.
  • Baylor Men’s Basketball topped Arkansas and Houston beat Oregon State.
  • Let’s talk about players being able to monetize their social media accounts.

DP & Stephens: Mitch Sherman (The Athletic)

Mitch Sherman of the Athletic joins the guys to discuss the Huskers.

  • Even though DP doesn’t approve, we have to ask Mitch about EA Sports
  • Opendorse discussion and how it factors into recruiting
  • When is all the NIL stuff going to be finalized? What date is circled?

DP & Stephens: Nick and Rico

Rico and Nick hop on the show to discuss High School Sports.

Nick can’t plug in the headphones.

Opendorse helped Husker social media gain a ton of followers!

The Recruiting Hour: March 17th

  • Under Inspection
  • Blake Lawrence – Former Husker LB, OpenDorse CEO (24:27)
  • Texts and Calls

Sean Callahan (Husker Online)

-What does Nebraska’s Ready Now Program bring to the university and how can it help in recruiting?

-Erik Chinander said Cam Taylor-Britt is a cornerback at heart…how do you see the secondary shaping up?

-How much of a competition will it really be at QB this spring and fall?

Nebraska athletics announces a groundbreaking partnership with Opendorse to help student-athletes build their individual brands

-The program is called the Ready Now Program, and it provides three core pillars to student-athlete success: Assessment, Education, and Performance.

-This is huge for social media for Husker athletes in building their brand for down the road (or soon) if the NCAA does allow athletes to profit off their name, image and likeness

-Also—Brant Banks and Noah Vedral are playing

Sean Callahan (Husker Online)

-What does Nebraska’s Ready Now Program bring to the university and how can it help in recruiting?

-Erik Chinander said Cam Taylor-Britt is a cornerback at heart…how do you see the secondary shaping up?

-How much of a competition will it really be at QB this spring and fall?