Well I was going to write about life in Guadalajara and how much I love it here but then Russia decided to invade Ukraine so I’m going to stop here.
As a team, the Huskers shot 29-61 (48%) while the Badgers shot 26-53 (49%). Both teams shot 79% from the free throw line, but Nebraska attempted 19 (making 14) while the Badgers got to the line 14 times (and hit 11). Each team went 7-17 from long range (41%).
Akinmoladun was taken by the Philadelphia Stars with the sixth pick in the second round. Williams was selected with the sixth pick in the 19th round by the Michigan Panthers and Banderas went to the Stars with the fifth pick in the 21st round.
This week we touch on what the departure of guard Ashley Scoggin means for the Huskers on the basketball court, as well as a few fun Nebraska-themed hypotheticals. Oh, and how could we not talk handshake lines after what went down between Juwan Howard and Greg Gard?
With four straight Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors and seven overall, McGowens is the runaway favorite for conference freshman of the year. But with seven total wins (for the third straight year), this isn’t going to be something Nebraska fans are likely to recall fondly down the road, and that really is a shame.
A lot will be made over Watson’s size. There are two big factors why I think people are talking about that so much. Typically, Big Ten quarterbacks are bigger to withstand the tough defenses that you face on a weekly basis. The other reason is that Nebraska hasn’t done a good job protecting quarterbacks in recent years.
Starting March 1, 2022, the European Council advised people who received vaccines authorized in the EU be able to enter the EU without prior testing if they received the last dose of their primary vaccination series at least 14 days and no more than 270 days before arrival.
International travelers will still be required to produce a negative PCR test taken within 72 hours of their departure for Israel, plus a second PCR test upon arrival. The policy change will reportedly take effect on March 1st.
The kayayei, who carry goods stacked high atop their heads, are a trademark of Ghana’s big cities—but too few travelers know their stories.
Citing the health benefits of being in nature, doctors are recommending spending at least two hours per week in the great outdoors, for at least 20 minutes at a time.
The city is Mexico’s second-largest in population and in business traffic, thanks to the vital tech industry that has turned it into the nation’s answer to Silicon Valley.
Writer Tim Wenger came to Oaxaca in search of mezcal and mole. Thanks to an off-hand recommendation, he ended up deep in the mountains and gained a whole new appreciation for the region.
Known as the “Switzerland of America”, Ouray is a bustling outdoor recreation hub, particularly for ice climbing – on waterfalls created by a small team of “ice farmers”.
Despite the destruction of La Palma’s recent volcanic eruption, which affected all the island’s inhabitants, tourism is bringing new hope for those determined to rebuild.
In 1907, two years after putting forward his special relativity, Einstein was asked to write a review of the subject. In the course of this project, he confronted the question: How does Newton’s theory of gravity fit in with his principles? The simple answer: It doesn’t. This was actually related to a deficiency of Newton’s law of gravitation that was clear from the moment he promulgated it.
Early this season, two Bucharest-based documentary filmmakers, working on a project about the illicit wood trade, set out to find a large, treacherous-looking clear-cut in Suceava, a northern county where some of the country’s largest sawmills are based and where Ikea owns thousands of hectares.