Necessary Roughness
Register / Login

The Local Zone

Hail Varsity Radio

Chris Schmidt brings you Husker sports insight weekdays at 4pm on ESPN 1480.

Necessary Roughness 2p-4p

National sports talk with a local flair hosted by Nick Gregath

Beer & BBQ Show

Join Nick and Rob every Tues 6p-7p on ESPN 1480 as they broadcast live from Longwells '76 Strong talking about Beer, BBQ, and more of man's greatest accomplishments.

Audio Vault

Catch interviews you missed on air in our ESPN 1480 Audio Vault on demand.

Follow ESPN 1480 on Facebook!

Get Husker and sports updates through the day from ESPN 1480 on Facebook
Huskers Picked To Finish Second in Conference
Big Ten Football Media Days get underway Thursday in Chicago and Nebraska has been projected to finish second in the West Division this upcoming season. Wisconsin is picked to win the West, while defending national champion Ohio State is favored to win th
Read More
One Lincoln Team Alive in Legion Tourney
Union Bank of Lincoln Pius X racked up 17 hits enroute to a 15-1 win over Fairway Assets of Millard North in the American Division of the State Legion Baseball Tournament Monday at Hastings. Union Bank will play Associated Fire of Papillion-La
Read More
HUSKER FOOTBALL: Nebraska, adidas Unveil 2015 Alternate Jerseys
The University of Nebraska and adidas today unveiled the new Primeknit Husker Bold alternative football uniforms, which will be worn on Saturday, October 24th for the team’s game against Northwestern. 
Read More
Pairings Set for State Legion Baseball Tourney
The State Legion Baseball Tournament gets underway this weekend at two different sites in Class A.  Click the headline to see the brackets.
Read More
NWU Athletics: Prairie Wolves To GO NCAA Division III, Leaving GPAC
Nebraska Wesleyan University president Dr. Fred Ohles announced Monday afternoon at Snyder Arena the Prairie Wolves leaving the Great Plains Athletic Conference after the upcoming school year to join the Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, starting with the 2016-17 school year.
Read More
NSAA Board Selects Tenopir To Return In Interim Director Role
A former executive director of the Nebraska School Activities Association is back in a temporary role. According to a news release sent out on Friday, Jim Tenopir is back as the organization's interim director. 
Read More
Former 10/11 Sportscaster, HuskerVision Director Schmahl Dies
Former Lincoln TV sportscaster and Huskervision director Jeff Schmahl has died.   Schmahl passed away early Tuesday, after a 15-month battle with pancreatic cancer. 
Read More
HUSKER FOOTBALL: Collins Named To Outland and Nagurski Watch Lists
Nebraska junior defensive tackle Maliek Collins continues to roll up the preseason honors. On Friday, the Kansas City native was named to the preseason watch lists for the Outland Trophy and the Bronko Nagurski Trophy.   
Read More
Nebraska Athletes To Get Laptops With More Scholarship Money
Nebraska athletic director Shawn Eichorst has announced plans to provide additional benefits to athletes that are now allowed under NCAA rules.    Eichorst said in a video statement on the athletic department's website Wednesday that beginning this fall each athlete would receive a laptop computer and that an athlete who graduates and exhausts his or her eligibility will receive assistance for obtaining an internship, studying abroad or attending graduate school.
Read More
SALTDOGS BASEBALL: Martis and Smith Help Lincoln To Win Over Sioux Falls
Shairon Martis turned in another strong outing and Curt Smith smacked another homer as the Lincoln Saltdogs (16-29) blew past the Sioux Falls Canaries (20-25) 9-1 in front of 3,219 fans at The Birdcage Wednesday afternoon. 
Read More
Gordon Doubtful For MLB All-Star Game After Groin Injury
Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon left Wednesday night's 9-7 win over Tampa Bay in the 4th inning with a left groin injury.  The former Lincoln Southeast and Nebraska star heard the muscle pop while going after a fly ball that turned into an inside the park home run from Logan Forsythe.
Read More
SALTDOGS BASEBALL: Canaries Capitalize On Hot Bats, Cool Off Lincoln Pitching
The Sioux Falls Canaries (20-24) swatted back-to-back-to-back home runs in the first inning and cruised to a 9-2 win over the Lincoln Saltdogs (15-29) in front of 2,018 fans at The Birdcage Tuesday night.  
Read More
Former Husker Gordon Has Big Day At The Plate For Royals
The Kansas City Royals took the opener of their day-night doubleheader Tuesday, beating Tampa Bay 9-5 on Paulo Orlando's walk-off grand slam in the bottom of the ninth.  KC also won the nightcapper 7-1.  
Read More
HUSKER FOOTBALL: Watch Lists Feature Armstrong, Collins and Pierson-El
Nebraska juniors and team captains Tommy Armstrong Jr. and Maliek Collins were named to watch lists for prestigious national awards on Tuesday. 
Read More
Strong attendance for Division I Men's and Women's College Hoops in Nebraska
Nebraska and Creighton are in the top 10 nationally in 2014-15 men's college basketball attendance.  The NCAA said Monday Nebraska ranked 10th with an average crowd of 15,569 at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln. 
Read More
Copyright © 2014 Three Eagles Comm. All rights reserved. | Powered By InterTech Media, LLC Contact | About | Jobs | Privacy Policy | EEO | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy