Lincoln native and Nebraska graduate Jeff Christy spent six of eight years as a volunteer assistant coach before landing his dream job with the Huskers.
Quotes from Head Coach Will Bolt and Athletic Director Bill Moos
Nebraska Baseball Head Coach Will Bolt announced the addition of Jeff Christy and Lance Harvell to his coaching staff on Wednesday.
New Nebraska baseball coach Will Bolt said recruiting is the lifeblood of the program, and securing in-state players is essential in key to success.
One of the catalysts in Nebraska baseball's rise to national prominence in his playing days, Will Bolt returns to his alma mater as head coach. Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos named Bolt the 24th head coach of the Husker baseball program on Friday.
Freshman Colby Gomes was one of 32 players named a freshman All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association on Monday. Gomes was a first-team pick as one of the top three freshman relief pitchers in the country.
Nebraska senior right-handed pitcher Matt Waldron was selected by the Cleveland Indians in the 18th round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday.
Nebraska Head Baseball Coach Darin Erstad announced Monday afternoon that he has resigned from his position. Erstad guided the Husker program for the past eight seasons, leading the Huskers to a Big Ten Championship and four NCAA Regional appearances.
The Nebraska baseball team (32-24) fell to UConn, 16-1, in an NCAA Regional elimination game at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark on Sunday afternoon.
Leading 5-2 after eight innings, Nebraska (32-23) allowed four runs in the top of the ninth as No. 9 Oklahoma State escaped with a 6-5 win in NCAA Regional action on Saturday night.
Nebraska compiled 13 hits and used a four-run third inning to defeat UConn, 8-5, in the opening game of the NCAA Oklahoma City Regional at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark on Friday afternoon.
The Nebraska baseball team (31-22) will make its 16th NCAA Tournament appearance in program history this weekend when the Huskers visit Oklahoma City, Okla., for NCAA Regionals.