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 University of Nebraska in Lincoln is nicknamed the cornhuskers.
Nebraska Cornhuskers football was created in 1890.
Nebraska Cornhuskers baseball was created in 1869.
The team was first called Cornhuskers in 1899.
No, she was neither in the 1958 movie Auntie Mame, or the 1974 musical. Mame.
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.
what hapend at the battle of mame?
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
No. The original 1958 "Auntie Mame" was a comedy book and film, but not a musical untill the 1966 broadway play, "Mame".
The Nebraska cornhuskers beat Florida for the 1995 national championship.
Mame - musical - was created in 1966.
Auntie Mame was created in 1955.
MAME was created on 1997-02-05.
Mame Faye was born in 1866.
Mame Faye died in 1943.
Mame McCutchin is 5' 11".
Mame Yamada is 100 cm.
The duration of Mame - film - is 2.2 hours.
Auntie Mame has 280 pages.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers have played in 45 bowl games with a record of 23-22.
Patrick Dennis wrote the novel Auntie Mame.
Put the Blame on Mame was created in 1946.