Category Archives: Husker Women’s Basketball

Moos: Furloughs, Salary Reductions to Help Save $3 Million

Moos: Furloughs, Salary Reductions to Help Save $3 Million

Budget restrictions were expected with the loss of fall sports for Nebraska, particularly football, and today Nebraska Athletics announced more cost saving measures. Athletic Director Bill moos says 51 staff members within athletics will be furloughed through the end of the year, beginning September 1. Those not furloughed will take a 10-percent salary reduction for…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Update and High School Schedules 8/17/20

KGFW Sports – Husker Update and High School Schedules 8/17/20

A group of Nebraska players’ parents have released a letter seeking answers from Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren about the postponement of football. The NCAA’s chief medical officer says the current state of coronavirus testing isn’t sufficient to allow college sports to proceed safely. A Michigan cardiologist says the Big Ten relied on flawed data…Read more »

NCAA Issues Return-To-Sport Guidelines, Nothing Mandatory Yet

NCAA Issues Return-To-Sport Guidelines, Nothing Mandatory Yet

More NCAA guidelines provide updated recommendations about a return-to-sport but say nothing of what will be mandatory as of yet. The NCAA Sport Science Institute released the Resocialization of Collegiate Sport: Developing Standards for Practice and Competition Thursday afternoon. Among the recommendations are daily self-health checks, use of appropriate face coverings and social distancing during during…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Conference Only For Big Ten, Erickson Named HC, Shrine Game and Legion Baseball

KGFW Sports – Conference Only For Big Ten, Erickson Named HC, Shrine Game and Legion Baseball

The Big Ten is moving to a conference-only schedule for all fall sports, including football and volleyball. The Big Ten is the first Power-5 conference to drastically change its season due to the coronavirus outbreak. For the Nebraska football team, this means the cancellation of non-conference home games against Central Michigan, South Dakota State, and…Read more »

Huskers Release Mobile App, Will Utilize Contactless Game Entry

Huskers Release Mobile App, Will Utilize Contactless Game Entry

The COVID-19 pandemic has created greater awareness about contact with others, and that awareness will now extend to Husker game days. Nebraska Athletics announced the release of a new mobile app which will include built-in mobile ticketing. This built-in feature will allow fans to access their tickets and parking passes via their mobile device. Although…Read more »

Husker Athletics Reduces Budget for Fiscal Year 2021 Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

Husker Athletics Reduces Budget for Fiscal Year 2021 Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the pocket book for Nebraska Athletics. Athletic Director Bill Moos announced several measures Friday to mitigate the anticipated financial impacts of the pandemic. Overall, the Athletic Department will reduce expenses by approximately 10-percent in Fiscal Year 2021 which begins July 1. “In our deliberate planning for how to best address…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU #37 According to Athlon and NSAA Update

KGFW Sports – NU #37 According to Athlon and NSAA Update

Athlon ranks Nebraska 37th nationally in their season preview edition. According to the publication, six wins are probably a reasonable expectation for Scott Frost’s third season as head coach. That despite greater optimism going into a spring that ended after two March practices due to the coronavirus pandemic. If the Huskers are to win enough…Read more »