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Nebraska will hold its weekly football press conference on Monday in 2014
Courtesy: NU Media Relations
          Release: 09/01/2014
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Information for Media Covering the Huskers

Welcome to Huskers.com/media, the one-stop source for information about covering Nebraska athletics. Please look around for information on the Husker sport you are planning to cover in Lincoln. If you have more questions, contact the Media Relations Office at (402) 472-2263.

A complete list of media relations contacts for every sport is located at the bottom of this page.

Nebraska Football Media Information

Credentials
The online system for season and single-game credentials is now available for media use.
Click here to start your credential request for both 2014 season and single-game home games. 

Note to Visiting Media: Please scroll down to the Internet Access section for WiFi information at Memorial Stadium.

If you have questions about or problems with the credential process, please contact Vicki Capazo at (402) 472-2263. If you have submitted a credential request via e-mail or fax, please re-apply through the on-line system.

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Media Inquiries
Media with questions about the Nebraska football program can contact the Husker Media Relations Office at (402) 472-2263.

If you have interview requests for players, coaches or administration, contact Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations Keith Mann by phone (office: 402-472-0237; cell: 402-540-0274) or by email at kmann@huskers.com.

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Media Services
The Nebraska Media Relations Office offers a great range of services to media covering the Cornhusker football team. Staff members will be on hand at every home contest and can provide information on players and coaches as well as statistics, game notes, etc. For a complete listing of media services, click on the PDF link here.

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Internet Access
Media will be able to access the Internet in one of two ways as Memorial Stadium has wireless and hardline Ethernet capabilities in place. Please contact the Media Relations Office at least five days ahead of time to request an Ethernet line.

WiFi network and password information will be posted throughout the media area of each venue at the University of Nebraska. Your device must support WPA2 encryption to connect via WiFi.

Live stats for football, volleyball, soccer, men's basketball, women's basketball, baseball and softball can be found at http://nebraska.statbroadcast.com

This wireless network will available at most of Nebraska's sporting venues (including Memorial Stadium, The Bob Devaney Sports Center and Hawks Field).

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Directions to Memorial Stadium
From Lincoln Municipal Airport
: Turn right on Northwest 12th Street as you drive out of the airport. Northwest 12th becomes Cornhusker Highway, which intersects with Interstate 180. Exit south (downtown) onto I-180, which turns into one-way, southbound Ninth Street in downtown Lincoln. Turn left at P Street (just past the Lincoln Journal Star building), go one block and turn left on 10th Street, then keep to the right for four blocks to Memorial Stadium (DO NOT enter I-180 north).

From Omaha Eppley Airfield: Follow the signs from downtown Omaha and Interstate 480. Take I-480 west to Interstate 80, then take I-80 west approximately 60 miles to I-180. Exit south (downtown) on I-180, which turns into one-way, southbound Ninth Street in downtown Lincoln. Turn left at P Street (just past the Lincoln Journal Star Building), go one block and turn left on 10th Street, then keep to the right for four blocks to Memorial Stadium (DO NOT enter I-180 north).
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Campus Map and Stadium Seating Chart
Click on the
PDF link here for a University of Nebraska-Lincoln campus map and the seating chart for Memorial Stadium. Also included on this page are quick directions to the campus from the Omaha and Lincoln airports.
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State Media Outlets
Click on the
PDF link here for a list of media outlets in the state of Nebraska that cover Cornhusker football on a regular basis.
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Opponent Information
Click on the
PDF link here for opponent information for the 2014 season, including media relations contact information.
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Big Ten Conference
The league office will be responsible for a weekly head coaches teleconference during the season. Contact the Scott Chipman at the Big Ten office at 847-696-1010 for call-in information. The Big Ten Conference website is located at bigten.org.
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Press Box Accomodations
The Don Bryant Press Facility on Level 6 at Memorial Stadium is equipped to handle more than 500 media on a weekly basis. The press box has wireless internet and Ethernet capabilities for home and visiting media.

To connect to the athletic department wireless network, media MUST have access to change wireless internet properties. To get directions to set up the connection ahead of time, see the above area titled Internet Access.

Phone lines are also available, with all long distance calls requiring a credit card or be billed collect or to a third party. Media wanting to install a private line in the facility should contact Nebraska Telecommunications at 402-472-2000 at least two weeks before the game.
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Compliance Guidelines
Click on the
PDF link here for general compliance guidelines for fans. For more specific information, contact the Compliance Office at 402-472-2042.
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Nebraska Volleyball Media Information

Media Inquiries
Media with questions about the Nebraska volleyball program can contact Assistant Media Relations Director Nate Pohlen in the Nebraska Media Relations Office at (402) 472-7780 or by e-mail at npohlen@huskers.com
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Media Services
The Nebraska Media Relations Office offers a great range of services to media covering the Cornhusker volleyball team. Staff members will be on hand at every home contest and can provide information on players and coaches as well as statistics, game notes, etc.

Internet Access: Media will be able to access the Internet via wireless network at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. Please contact the Media Relations Office at least two days ahead of time to request an Ethernet line.
  

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Directions to the Bob Devaney Sports Center

The Bob Devaney Sports Center is located on the west edge of the Nebraska State Fairgrounds. Due to road construction around the Devaney Center, please check Huskers.com for the most up-to-date traffic information or call the Media Relations Office at 402-472-2263 for additional directions.

From the Lincoln Municipal Airport: Turn right on Northwest 12th Street as you drive out of the airport. Northwest 12th Street becomes Cornhusker Highway, which intersects with 10th Street. Turn south (right) on 10th Street off Cornhusker Highway. Travel to Military Avenue, turn left and go two blocks east to 14th Street. Cross through the intersection. The Devaney Center will be on the right (south) side of the road.

From Omaha's Eppley Airfield: Follow the signs to downtown Omaha and I-480. Take I-480 west to I-80, then take I-80 west approximately 60 miles to I-180. Exit South on I-180, then exit east to Cornhusker Highway and follow the instructions above.
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Nebraska Basketball Media Information

Media Inquiries
Media with questions about the Nebraska men's basketball program can contact Associate Media Relations Director Shamus McKnight in the Nebraska Media Relations Office at (402) 472-7772, by cell phone at (402) 540-0268 or by e-mail at smcknight@huskers.com.

Media with questions about the Nebraska women's basketball program can contact Director of Media Relations Operations Jeff Griesch in the Nebraska Media Relations Office at (402) 472-7775, by cell phone at (402) 540-0279 or by e-mail at jgriesch@huskers.com.
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Media Credentials
All requests for press, broadcast, photo and parking credentials for Nebraska basketball home games should be directed to Vicki Capazo (vcapazo@huskers.com), One Memorial Stadium, P.O. Box 880123, Lincoln, NE, 68588-0123. Credential requests can also be sent via e-mail to Associate Media Relations Director Shamus McKnight (smcknight@huskers.com) at least one week before the game.

As a general rule, working space is allocated on the following basis:
1) daily newspaper and wire-service writers covering for next-day publication;
2) radio and television personnel for broadcast origination;
3) sports editors of Nebraska daily newspapers;
4) official school student daily newspaper;
5) approved special coverage;
6) press and TV working photographers.

Generally, weekly newspaper representatives, Internet news services and non-originating radio representatives cannot be accommodated because of space limitations. Internet writers for sites affiliated with established, nationally recognized media outlets will be considered on a game-by-game basis as space allows. Credentials will not be granted for writers or photographers for Internet sites that are not affiliated with an accredited news organization.

Media Services
The Nebraska Media Relations Office offers a great range of services to media covering the Cornhusker men's and women's basketball teams. Staff members will be on hand at every home contest and can provide information on players and coaches as well as statistics, game notes, etc.

Internet Access: Media will be able to access the Internet via wireless network at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Please contact the Media Relations Office at least two days ahead of time to request an Ethernet line.
 

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Press Box Accomodations
The press box for Nebraska basketball games is located in the top three rows of Section 121 on the north side of the playing floor.

Television and radio crews originating an officially sanctioned broadcast of the game (see Broadcast Rights below) will be seated on the floor, with the visiting radio adjacent to the visiting team's bench when there is a TV telecast (south side of the scorer's table) and the home radio and television broadcasting teams positioned at midcourt opposite the team benches.

The camera deck is located at the top of the arena, directly behind the press box. Television crews telecasting live may shoot from either floor level (northwest or southwest baselines) or the camera deck in marked areas, but may not occupy space in the press box.
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Directions to the Pinnacle Bank Arena
Pinnacle Bank Arena is located at the Northwest end of the Haymarket District in downtown Lincoln. Due to construction around Pinnacle Bank Arena and the West Haymarket Development Project, please check Huskers.com for the most up-to-date traffic information or call the Media Relations Office at 402-472-2263 for additional directions

From the Lincoln Municipal Airport: Turn right on Northwest 12th Street as you drive out of the airport. Northwest 12th Street becomes Cornhusker Highway, which intersects with I-180. Turn south (right) onto I-180 until it becomes 9th Street and turn right onto R Street. Pinnacle Bank Arena is north of 9thStreet and Canopy Street.

From Omaha's Eppley Airfield: Follow the signs to downtown Omaha and I-480. Take I-480 west to I-80, then take I-80 west approximately 60 miles to I-180. Turn south (right) onto I-180 until it becomes 9th Street and turn right onto R Street. Pinnacle Bank Arena is north of 9thStreet and Canopy Street.
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Nebraska Baseball Media Information

Media Inquiries
Media with questions about the Nebraska baseball program can contact the Husker Media Relations Office at (402) 472-2263.

If you have interview requests for players, coaches or administration, contact Assistant Media Relations Director Jeremy Foote at 402-472-7778, by cell phone at 402-518-0232 or by email at jfoote@huskers.com
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Media Services
The Nebraska Media Relations Office offers a great range of services to media covering the Cornhusker baseball team. Staff members will be on hand at every home contest and can provide information on players and coaches as well as statistics, game notes, etc..
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Press Box Accomodations
The Nebraska baseball press box is located on the second level of Haymarket Park. Stairs leading to the press box are located by the main entrance of the ballpark.

Television stations may set up directly in front of the press box on the second level or on the concourse level behind home plate, as well as in the photo bays. Photography bays are located along the first and third-base dugouts, with other photographer areas located throughout the park. Photographers are reminded to be courteous of the fans in the areas surrounding the field, and to not obstruct fans' views of the game in play.
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Directions to Hawks Field at Haymarket Park
Hawks Field at Haymarket Park is located on Sun Valley Blvd., west of the UNL campus. The baseball office address is 403 Line Drive Circle, P.O. Box 880160, Lincoln, NE 68588-0160. 

From Lincoln's Municipal Airport: Take West Adams Street, the main road leading out to Cornhusker Highway. Follow West Adams to the first stoplight and turn right on Cornhusker Highway. Follow Cornhusker Highway (Hwy. 6) and take a right on 1st Street. Go south until you reach Sun Valley Blvd. Turn right on Sun Valley to Line Drive Street. If you are on Interstate 80 coming from the West, it is Exit 399 at the airport.

From Omaha's Eppley Airport: Exit the airport to the stoplight. Turn right onto Abbott Drive, go approximately one mile into Storz Expressway (Abbott Drive turns into Storz Expressway). Proceed approximately three miles to I-480 South. Follow the signs and get onto I-80 west to Lincoln. Follow I-80 for about 60 miles and take Exit 403. Follow 27th Street to Cornhusker Highway (Hwy. 6) and turn right. Go west to 10th Street and turn left and follow 10th Street to Sun Valley Blvd (Hwy. 6). Take a left on Line Drive Street to reach Haymarket Park.

From Downtown Lincoln: Take O Street west out of downtown until you reach Sun Valley Blvd. Turn north onto Sun Valley and proceed 1/2 mile until Line Drive Street. Turn right into the parking lots.
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Nebraska Media Relations Office Staff (area code 402)

Name, Title E-mail Sport Office Cell
Keith Mann
Assistant AD for Media Relations
kmann@huskers.com Football 472-0237 540-0274

Jeff Griesch
Director of Operations

jgriesch@huskers.com

Women's Basketball, Women's Golf 472-7775 540-0279
Shamus McKnight
Associate Director
smcknight@huskers.com Men's Basketball, Football 472-7772 540-0268
Matt Smith
Assistant Director
msmith@huskers.com Softball, Football 472-7780 770-5926

Jeremy Foote
Assistant Director

jfoote@huskers.com

Baseball, Huskers.com, ThisisNebraska.com 472-7778 518-0232

Nate Pohlen
Assistant Director

npohlen@huskers.com Volleyball, Sand Volleyball, Track & Field 472-7781 429-5463
Scott Bruhn
Photographer
sbruhn@huskers.com   472-3290 202-4697
Annie Wood
Design Coordinator
awood@huskers.com   472-7776 641-6385

Vicki Capazo
Admin. Assistant

vcapazo@huskers.com Credentials 472-7769 430-9748

Connor Stange
Intern

TBA Soccer, Wrestling, Men's Golf 472-6684 560-3758

Maggie Still
Intern

mstill@huskers.com Women's Gym 472-2264 832-347-7137
         
Elly Burton
Student Assistant
eburton@huskers.com Men's Tennis
472-0694  
Tyson Carlson
Student Assistant
tcarlson@huskers.com Swimming & Diving
472-0694  
Kailyn Hawkins
Student Assistant
khawkins@huskers.com Men's Gym
472-0694  
Gage Peake
Student Assistant 
gpeake@huskers.com Cross Country, Bowling
472-0694  560-0627

Erica Nett
Student Assistant

enett@huskers.com

Rifle
472-0694  608-212-4175
Jamie Schleppenbach
Student Assistant
jschleppenbach@huskers.com Women's Tennis 472-0694   570-5406
         
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