DP & Stephens: Opening Segment/Chris Basnett (Lincoln Journal Star)

Chris Basnett of the Lincoln Journal Star joins the show for the back end of the segment to discuss the Huskers.

  • Recruiting is going fast. Husker Basketball has hosted multiple high-level guys and the coaching staff is excited.
  • Football is weeks away…what is question #1 for Greg Austin?
  • Will Bolt is deserving of a raise…what question would you ask him on the Big Red Blitz?

A quick update on the NBA Playoffs and what’s to come

-Remember how awful the Bucks looked in their first 2 games against the Nets? Well, they now have won 2 games in a row and tied the series. What happened to the Nuggets? Suns are good..

-It’s been teased about on this show many times and hasn’t happened yet. So..is it going to?

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The CWS field is pretty much set…does Nebraska’s strong season make you more jacked for it than years past? / Shut Up Sipple (sponsored by Bagels & Joe)

-The field for Omaha is pretty much set, and although Nebraska isn’t a part of it, the team this year rejuvenated a state’s interest in the sport, more so than just for the CWS

-Are you going to care more about it this year than normal? Or if so, maybe because it didn’t happen last year?

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State of the Program: Athletic Director version..how do we assess Bill Moos’ tenure at Nebraska so far?

-It’s no surprise to anyone that Moos won’t be here forever, and that he probably longs for being on the ranch in Washington. But he’s here now, and has been here, and we can assess him

-We saw a Scott Frost/Nebraska football state of the program 2 weeks ago…how do Sip, Jake and listeners assess Bill Moos’ tenure at Nebraska so far? What grade does he get?

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A Husker legacy recruit will be participating in Friday Night Lights camp this week

-Dylan Raiola, a 6-foot-3, 210-pound Quarterback in the class of 2024, is the son of former All-American Center Dominic Raiola. The two-sport star holds offers from Washington State and Georgia with visits to Notre Dame, Oklahoma and TCU planned for later this month.

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

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Jake has a new life motto following his camping trip this weekend…and a good look inside central Nebraska

-Jake and his wife went camping at Calamus Reservoir this weekend (by Burwell, 3 hours from Lincoln), and she made a lot of great food while they enjoyed a nice time away and outdoors

-What was the motto that Jake decided he’d live by going forward? Tune in to find out..

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Oh, hello! Nebraska lands Ohio State 5-star DB Tyreke Johnson from the transfer portal..how’s that for offseason positivity?

-We knew he visited in recent weeks and heard silence; he announced on Sunday he had committed to Nebraska, despite already having being listed as enrolled in classes on Wednesday

-Do you expect him to be starting at a defensive back position or will he have to earn his spot? What was the pitch to him in getting him to Lincoln?

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The Drive: June 11th, 5:25pm – Steven M. Sipple (Lincoln Journal Star)

  • Sipple spoke with Bill Moos, what did the Nebraska AD have to say?
  • What can Moos do to help Nebraska Baseball stay close to the top of the conference?

The Drive: July 10th, 5:25pm – Sipple spoke with Bill Moos about Will Bolt and Baseball

  • Moos is more than willing to spend money on baseball
  • Should Bolt get a raise (he should) would he ask for some of it to go to his assistants and also towards Haymarket Park?

The Drive: July 10th, 3:25pm – Chris Basnett (Lincoln Journal Star)

  • How was Arkansas during the regional final?
  • The atmosphere was incredible

The Drive: June 9th, 5pm – Do any other Nebraska programs have a Spencer Schwellenbach?

  • Sipple wrote in his column spencer’s impact
  • First of all, baseball is a little different because if you have a first-round draft pick on the mound that just affects so much of the game
  • The notable thing about Schwellenbach is that he was the crown jewel of the class

The Drive: June 9th, 4:25pm – Michael Bruntz (247Sports)

  • We are friends, I promise
  • Nebraska Baseball had their hearts ripped out, again…but not as bad?
  • The future is bright for Will Bolt’s squads though