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Nebraska's annual spring game is a hot ticket item this year thanks to coach Scott Frost.

Nebraska’s spring game a hot ticket; walk-on QB Matt Masker plans to compete

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Hot commodity 

Nebraska’s annual spring game is a hot ticket item this year thanks to coach Scott Frost. In fact, the game is such a hot commodity that its ticket prices are more expensive than regular-season game tickets at 22 Power 5 programs.

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Ready to compete

Quarterback Matt Masker may be a walk-on, but that’s not going to stop him from competing for the Huskers. In fact, Masker plans to start one day.

Lessons for the future

Frost and his staff only had a couple of months to recruit for Nebraska, but they made big strides in that time. The lessons over those two months will be vital for the future, too.

Spring football preview

Ready for spring football yet?’s Tom Dienhart previewed the Huskers and shared the position groups he’s most interested in watching this spring.

What he wants

Nebraska quarterbacks coach Mario Verduco is a unique individual, but it’s his uniqueness that also helps him know exactly what he wants from his QBs.

Another big win

Nebraska basketball got back on track with a much-needed win Tuesday night. The Huskers defeated Indiana 66-57 at home. Nebraska (21-9, 12-5 in Big Ten) has one final game against Penn State on Sunday before heading to the Big Ten Tournament.

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