Hail Varsity Radio: The best source for Nebraska Cornhusker football fans
Summary: Hail Varsity Magazine presents the Hail Varsity Radio Show, the best source of information for Nebraska Cornhusker football fans. Six days a week host Chris Schmidt interviews the most knowledgeable guests on Husker sports.
NFL draft weekend is over and we run down a pair of Huskers (and former Lincoln Southwest Silverhawks) who are off to the NFL. Coach Charlie McBride makes his weekly appearance and discusses talent and the transition from college to the NFL. When it comes to Nebraska's talent, what does it say when only one Husker was selected in the 2017 draft? Jay Moore gives his thoughts on the draft weekend and what he sees for the Nebraska guys off to the next level.
The guys dive into a big conversation about star rankings and explore the hit and miss rate for Nebraska players. What defines a successful result based on stars? It's NFL Draft weekend. We get thoughts from Gary Sharp and Brandon Vogel. We rewind with Husker Hall of Famer Joel Makovicka.
Discussion around day one of the NFL draft and how Nebraska stacks up against Iowa and Wisconsin when it comes to putting offensive lineman in the league. Bill Doleman shares his thoughts on the ESPN layoffs, Clauseborne gives his Friday Forecast and native Nebraskan and author Dave Gregorius tells us about his book.
It's Draft Day and we try to figure out which Husker from the 2017 draft class could have the best pro career. We catch up with Team Jack's Andy Hoffman, father of Jack Hoffman. Husker outfielder Mojo Hagge makes his first appearance on the show. Legendary Kansas City play-by-play voice Mitch Holthus gives the low down on the Chiefs 2017 draft.
Our own Blackshirt, Husker, and NFL draftee Jay Moore tells which current Huskers have the skills to take the next step into the NFL. Former NFL scout and Draft Insider Russ Lande stops by to talk about Nebraska's reputation in the NFL and the faith the league has in Mike Riley's offensive and quarterback development. We also talk Tiger with the Wilderness Ridge Golf segment and react to the news of the day regarding ESPN's downsizing.
We discuss the walk-on program and the effort Nebraska assistants have recently made to connect with the state. Former Husker Joel Makovicka shares his insight on the value and cultural impact of the walk-ons. ESPN's Mitch Sherman and BTN's Rick Pizzo stop by as well.
The recruiting train keeps chugging for Husker Nation. We tell you what's special about the latest California commit, cornerback Chase Williams and we break down Nebrasketball's new graduate transfer Duby Okeke.
A full recap of the 2017 Spring Game with reaction and impressions from Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp. Who stood out, which units delivered and what areas need improvement. Also rewind segments with Husker OLB Luke Gifford and 2018 commit Brendan Radley-Hiles.
Jeff Smith, long time head basketball coach at Lincoln Southeast and former Nebraska assistant under Coach New joins us in studio to talk recruiting and the transfer climate in sports. We react to Nebraska landing guard Thomas Allen - Jacob Padilla shares what it means for Miles and company.
Coach Mike Riley has made his QB call and its Tanner Lee. We hear from one of his teammates, outside linebacker Luke Gifford who visits the show to reflect on the spring and the announcement of the starting QB.
It's time to recap spring football. We get final takes from former Husker Jay Moore on what he liked about Nebraska's spring game performance. There's plenty to break down on Coach Cav's offensive line. We get the scoop from BTN analyst Gerry DiNardo.
Our State of Husker Nation poll results are in and we offer plenty of reaction and discussion. Plus, additional spring game takeaways from BTN's Rick Pizzo and ESPN's Mitch Sherman and a preview of the NU/CU diamond matchup tonight.
A busy weekend in Husker Nation. High profile recruit turned commit Brendan Radley-Hiles joins the show. Charlie McBride shares his thoughts on the spring game. Brandon Vogel rides shotgun and Erin Sorensen recaps Saturday's recruiting impact.
Spring game Saturday and the Huskers score big. We react to Brendan Radley-Hiles commitment and tell you what it means. Brandon Vogel and Gary Sharp discuss the recruiting weekend and what to watch for today.
A monster weekend of football and recruiting is set. We discuss visiting recruits and the potential impact with Erin Sorensen and Brandon Vogel as well as what we're looking for during the spring game Saturday. Bill Doleman stops by and Clauseborne makes his spring game prediction.