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Frosted Flakes: Colliding Galaxies, Florida Woes, and Volleyball Honors for Foecke

Mikaela Foecke was named the Big Ten Co-Player of the Week

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Fall sports is in full swing in Husker Nation. Below is a new section to your Wednesday Flakes. This is the list of upcoming Husker sports events with any TV information listed in the middle column. If you have a BTN Plus subscription, you get to watch a couple of volleyball matches this week. Soccer too.

Courtesy Nebraska Athletic Department

Frosted Flakes

Foecke Named Co-B1G Player of the Week - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site
Foecke averaged 4.25 kills and 2.5 digs per set to lead the Huskers to wins over No. 14 Creighton and Iowa State last week.

Huskers Knock Off No. 13 Wolfpack, 2-1 - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site
Nebraska handed No. 13 NC State its first loss of the season with a 2-1 triumph at Dail Soccer Field on Sunday afternoon.

Things We Learned: Huskers feeling the sting of losing more now
They felt the sting of defeat. What might be a good thing for Husker football is how much it seemed to hurt some guys.

Former Huskers make impressive contributions in NFL opening weekend | Sports |
The NFL season kicked off Thursday when the Philadelphia Eagles hosted the Atlanta Falcons and was followed by a string of games on Sunday. For Nebraska fans, there was no

NU volleyball notebook: Sweet off to great start; Sun progressing | Sports |
Year 2 as a college volleyball player is off to a good start for Nebraska right-side hitter Jazz Sweet.

Husker baseball to host Wichita State and Kansas in fall exhibition games | Sports |
A NCAA rule change means the Nebraska baseball team will welcome a pair of regional opponents to Haymarket Park for fall exhibition games.

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones on Randy Gregory: “I don’t think these reports have any substance at all” - Blogging The Boys
The Cowboys owner doesn’t believe there is anything to the reports that Randy Gregory could be facing disciplinary action soon.

Is cramming the cause of all the early upsets in 2018 women’s NCAA volleyball season?
Nebraska coach John Cook offers a couple of theories about the unpredictable results. His Huskers went 2-0 last week but didn’t avoid the drama

Sportsin’ Stuff Outside the 402/308

Florida, FSU, and Miami just hit a 65-year low together -
For the first time since 1953, each lost its first game against an FBS team.

RPOs aren’t communism, no matter what Pat Fitzgerald says -
Northwestern’s coach is wrong.

Homecoming queen kicks game-winning extra point for football team |
Kaylee Foster was named homecoming queen and then kicked two field goals and a game-winning extra point for her high school football team.

Tyler Hilinski's family makes emotional return to Washington State |
A weekend back in Pullman for Washington State's home opener served as a microcosm of the past eight months for the people who miss Tyler Hilinski most.

More Noise and Other Disturbances

300 rare gold coins found in Italy under Cressoni Theater
The rare treasure was found by construction workers at the previous site of the historic Cressoni Theater in northern Italy.

BBC - Travel - The oldest coffee in the world?
From huts in remote villages to internet cafes in the capital city, coffee ceremonies are the centre of social life and hospitality in Ethiopia, the birthplace of coffee.

Two Spiral Galaxies Collided, Creating Ring of Black Holes and Neutron Stars
This stunning loop littered with black holes offers a better understanding of what happens when galaxies like ours have accidents.

Then There’s This

This tech (scarily) lets video change reality | TechCrunch
In short, they can make anyone (or anything) look like they are doing something they never did.