The Cornhuskers State, The Tree Planters' State.
i think a college sports team was called the cornhuskers. it is the only nickname derived from a sports team.
They went through several in a short period of time. What stuck the longest before Cornhuskers was Bug Eaters.
we are farmers who take the husks, green stuff, off of corn
The Show Me State
Of the magnolia flower.
the sunshine state .
The University of Nebraska in Lincoln is nicknamed the cornhuskers.
Nebraska Cornhuskers football was created in 1890.
Nebraska Cornhuskers baseball was created in 1869.
Ike is a nickname of the Hebrew name Isaac which means laughter.
The team was first called Cornhuskers in 1899.
Origin is of baby-talk
The Origin is English/Scottish and is a nickname of someone with red hair or face.
Lincoln sportswriter Charles S. (Cy) Sherman provided the nickname. Sherman tired of referring to the Nebraska teams with such an unglamorous term as Bugeaters. Iowa had, from time to time, been called the Cornhuskers, and the name appealed to Sherman. Iowa partisans seemed to prefer Hawkeyes, so Sherman started referring to the Nebraska team as Cornhuskers, and the 1900 team was first to bear that label.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers have 815 wins through the 2008 season.
Yes, and at one time Nebraska Cornhuskers were called the Hawkeyes. NO JOKE!
The Nebraska Cornhuskers are 4-8 against the Texas Longhorns.
The Cornhuskers state is Nebraska. South Dakota is the state to the north of Nebraska.
The Nebraska cornhuskers beat Florida for the 1995 national championship.
Katya is the nickname for the Russian name Yekaterina (similar to the nickname Kate for the English Katherine.)
From the Spanish "Pascua Florida", meaning "Feast of Flowers".
Matt is the nickname for someone named Matthew.
The cast of 1973 Orange Bowl - 1973 includes: Joe Blahak as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Cornerback Maury Damkroger as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Fullback Bob Devaney as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Head Coach Doug Dumler as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Center Rich Glover as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Defensive Tackle Dave Humm as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Quarterback Bill Olds as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Fullback Ara Parseghian as Himself - Notre Dame Fighting Irish Head Coach Johnny Rodgers as Himself - Nebraska Cornhuskers Wide Receiver Kyle Rote as Himself - Color Commentator