The Nebraska Cornhuskers are all set and ready to roll once again. Like every year, there is a lot to look forward to this time around as well. Will the program add a few more chapters to its already impressive legacy? Will the players live up to the hype? Who will shine and who will disappoint? These and a lot of other questions will be answered in this season. This is the time when fans buy Nebraska Cornhuskers tickets because this is when the excitement is felt the most.
Football is one of the most popular of all the sports that the Nebraska Cornhuskers compete in. Their first football team stepped on to the field in the year 1890. The Cornhuskers have made their presence felt in football over the years. Since then, they have firmly established themselves as one of country’s best football programs. They are among a selected group of teams that have won more than eight hundred games in history. The Cornhuskers have produced a whopping 53 Consensus All-Americans and three Heisman winners. They have also won 43 conference titles to go with five claimed national championships. They have gone all the way to headline 49 postseason bowl games as well, winning 24 of those.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers have been very successful in gymnastics as well. The men’s program has produced 10 Olympians. Their athletes have also clinched a staggering 41 NCAA titles. The program has also won the national title eight times. The women’s gymnastics program isn’t too far behind either. Women have managed to win NCAA titles on individual basis. They have also been crowned Big Ten Champions twice, Big 12 winners eight times and Big 8 champions ten times to rank among the most prestigious of all gymnastics programs in the country.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers baseball teams have also seen success over the years. The program began in 1869. It has made it to the NCAA regionals a dozen times since then. The Cornhuskers have also made it to the super regionals on four occasions. Nebraska has lifted the baseball regular season conference title five times and has been crowned Conference Tournament winners on four occasions. They have also gone on to play in the CWC three times.
Indoor Track and Field
The Cornhuskers have been utterly dominant in the field of indoor track and field. Men have lifted 37 various conference championships. Women have managed to get their hands on 23 conference crowns and have also won the national title three times.
Women’s volleyball started proceedings for the first time in the year 1975. It has since gone on to clinch a whopping 32 regular season conference titles. They have also won the national championship on three occasions to solidify their place right up there among the best.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers have won a whole lot of other titles in other sports as well. Their on-field achievements have turned them into a benchmark of sorts for other programs to look up to. Nebraska also stands at the top of the list of institutions that have produced the most number of football Academic All-Americans. They will once again be looking to stamp their authority in what promises to be a wonderful year.