The Huskers dominated the paint, denied Creighton transition baskets and shortened the game by prolonging possessions. Basically, Fred Hoiberg turned Nebraska men's basketball into Wisconsin football.
Derrick Walker’s game isn’t flashy. But he’s crafty and tough. He is clearly Fred Hoiberg’s best player. We knew most of that. But on Sunday, he demonstrated versatility we didn’t see last season.
The program is so beaten down that it sorely needs an intangible boost. That’s where Rhule really shines. At least right now. He can shake Nebraska out of its curses and hexes. He can deliver a jolt of faith and confidence, not just here but across the country.
Despite Friday’s upset of Iowa, your new program is broken. To grasp the situation, you must understand BOTH the enduring devotion and despair here, writes Dirk Chatelain to Nebraska's next coach.
Check out Dirk Chatelain's Husker Report Card, assessing Nebraska's performance in several areas after the Iowa game.
For 30 years, George Darlington shepherded Nebraska defenders through college football's most dominant program. Now, at 83, he received his Blackshirt.
Is Nebraska the team we saw in the first half at St. John’s and the second half against Arkansas Pine-Bluff? Or the team that played the second half at St. John’s and the first against Pine Bluff?