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Huskers QB Adrian Martinez puts name in transfer portal

Dec. 02, 2021 14:09 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez announced Thursday that he will enter the transfer portal, another blow for the struggling Cornhuskers. The three-time captain completed his best season in 2021, completing 61.8% of his throws for 2,863 yards...

No. 17 Iowa's rally deals Huskers another heartbreaking loss

Nov. 26, 2021 19:03 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Iowa once again did what Nebraska has been unable to do all season, and that's why the Hawkeyes own at least a share of a Big Ten West title and the Cornhuskers head into winter off their worst year since 1957. Spencer Petras ran for a 2-yard...

Huskers seek breakthrough to ruin No. 17 Iowa's West hopes

Nov. 25, 2021 03:25 AM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska is looking for a happy ending to a disappointing season. And nothing would make the Cornhuskers happier than beating No. 17 Iowa on Friday to end a six-game losing streak in the border battle. The Huskers (3-8, 1-7 Big Ten) might as well...

No. 17 Hawkeyes will try for 7th straight win over Nebraska

Nov. 24, 2021 15:47 PM EST

No. 17 Iowa (9-2, 6-2 Big Ten, No. 16 CFP) at Nebraska (3-8, 1-7), Friday at 1:30 p.m. EST (Big Ten Network). Line: Iowa by 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Nebraska leads 29-19-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Man's obit urges betting a bunch on the Huskers

Nov. 24, 2021 10:30 AM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Milton Andrew Munson's obituary recalled his life as an Air Force veteran, a pharmacist, husband and father, and as a Nebraska football fan. That was evident in one line in the obit: “In lieu of flowers, please place an irresponsibly large wager on Nebraska beating...

Huskers to be without injured QB Martinez versus No. 17 Iowa

Nov. 22, 2021 15:06 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez will miss the Cornhuskers' season finale against Iowa because of a shoulder injury, coach Scott Frost announced Monday. Frost said redshirt freshman Logan Smothers would start Friday against the 17th-ranked...

Allen carries No. 19 Wisconsin to 35-28 win over Nebraska

Nov. 20, 2021 21:47 PM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Braelon Allen continued a tradition of Wisconsin running backs steamrolling Nebraska defenses. Allen rushed for 228 yards and three touchdowns – including a tiebreaking 53-yarder with 3:50 remaining – to help No. 19 Wisconsin outlast Nebraska...

No. 19 Wisconsin seeks 7th straight win as it hosts Nebraska

Nov. 18, 2021 20:15 PM EST

Nebraska (3-7, 1-6 Big Ten) at No. 19 Wisconsin (7-3, 5-2, No. 15 CFP), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EST (ABC). Line: Wisconsin by 7 ½, according to FanDuel Sportsbook Series record: Wisconsin leads 10-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

After overhauling staff, Nebraska faces No. 19 Wisconsin

Nov. 18, 2021 03:18 AM EST

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin’s top-ranked defense faces the challenge of preparing for the unknown as it gets ready to face a Nebraska team that just overhauled its offensive coaching staff. Saturday’s matchup at Camp Randall Stadium will be Nebraska’s first...

Frost willing to 'make any sacrifices' to keep Nebraska job

Nov. 10, 2021 14:11 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Scott Frost said Wednesday he had no problem taking a pay cut and firing four offensive assistants who also are friends if those moves give him more time to turn Nebraska into a winning program again. Frost, 15-27 in four years and 3-7 this season,...