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.
Two bruisers, Grant Wistrom and Joel Makovicka from '97 join the show to talk Nebraska/Wisconsin and the reunion weekend. We have thoughts on Trev Albert's announcement as a non-candidate for the Husker AD job as hot seats around college football is turning up.
Nebraska vs Wisconsin and the mesh point as Barry Alvarez, the Hall of Fame coach and AD joins us to talk Saturday's showdown. ESPN's Mitch Sherman and BTN's Rick Pizzo join the show to touch on the Big Red's opportunity. Plus we get into how Nebraska can get it done this weekend.
De'Mornay Pierson-El checks in with Hail Varsity Radio, as does Ashland-Greenwood product Ben Stille. Former Blackshirt Jay Moore gives his take on the showdown and Charlie McBride let's you know how he feels about the Big Red's chances Saturday as the 97 title team will be honored.
The Huskers put their most complete performance together Friday against Illinois. We react to the win and get ready for Wisconsin. Brandon Vogel checks in from the Land of Lincoln to give his thoughts on the win. Plus, Gary Sharp also shares his take on the win.
The Huskers and Ilini are set to go on a Friday. What Tanner Lee will Husker fans get? What else is packed on the road to help Nebraska move to 2-0 in the Big Ten? Bill Doleman, Brandon Vogel, and Greg Smith join the show for Friday night football.
We share some ways the Huskers can take some pressure off and look at how they hang around. CFB Insider Phil Steele joins the show and shares his thoughts on Nebraska. Mike Leach stops by to chat and Coach Gary Barnett discusses Nebraska's QB situation and the difficulty of winning on the road.
Former Blackshirt Jay Moore is in and we talk the B1G outlook with eight games to go and touch on the QB situation. ESPN's Brad Edwards joins the show for the national CFB perspective. Plus a word on the college basketball scandal from Andy Markowski.
Interim AD Dave Rimington joins the show and explains his vision for Nebraska. Mike Babcock and Mitch Sherman share their thoughts on the hire as well and BTN's Rick Pizzo stops by for his weekly spot.
The Huskers hang on vs Rutgers and were better but not great on offense. We check in with captain and team leader Jerald Foster. A pair of Blackshirts weigh in on the Husker defense, as Jay Moore and Charlie McBride share their thoughts. All your recruiting needs are covered with Greg Smith.
The weekend edition recaps the week of Eichorst as Nebraska tries to get back on the winning track. We discuss just how the Huskers find a way to win. The rewind features former Husker assistant and current Rutgers Co-DC Bill Busch. Gary Sharp and Brandon Vogel join the show.
We discuss Rutgers' opportunity and Nebraska's vulnerability. Bill Doleman joins the program to discuss the AD situation at NU. Greg Smith gives a recruiting update. And the Friday Forecast sets the tone for the weekend. It's a Road Show Friday with Derek Peterson co-hosting.
Shawn Eichorst is out and Nebraska begins their search for a new AD. We have thoughts and get feedback from the fans as well as former players, coaches and those in the program. We catch up with Mike Babcock, Jeremiah Sirles, Gerry DiNardo, Gary Barnett, and former Husker Coach George Darlington.
Can Nebraska avoid disaster a second week in a row? We check in with Former Blackshirt Jay Moore to get his take. We catch up with former Husker assistant and now Co-DC at Rutgers Bill Busch for his thoughts on NU this week and his time during the Callahan era.
Rutgers is five days away. What Husker team will you see and will an identity be forged? ESPN's Mitch Sherman pays visit to discuss the recent state of Husker Nation, HOF Joel Makovicka talks support of the program and we hit the Big Ten buffet with Rick Pizzo.
A shocking upset by NIU has Nebraska football soul searching. Can the players and staff bounce back or is it going to be a long season? Former Blackshirt Jay Moore chimes in with his response to Saturday. Charlie McBride shares his opinion of the loss plus Brandon Vogel joins the show.