Josh Lamberson leaving UNK football for Abilene Christian

lamberson-1 By TODD GOTTULA UNK Communications KEARNEY – University of Nebraska at Kearney head football coach Josh Lamberson has resigned to accept a position on the staff at Abilene Christian University. Lamberson joins new Abilene Christian head coach Adam Dorrel. Lamberson served on the same coaching staff with Dorrel at their alma mater, Northwest Missouri State, working as a graduate assistant in 2006-07 when Dorrel was the offensive line and … [Read more...]

History of Loper football topic of Sept. 6 presentation at UNK

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KEARNEY – Loper fans will have a chance to learn about the early history of University of Nebraska at Kearney football at an upcoming presentation on campus. Mark Ellis, chair of the History Department at UNK, will host “The Early Years of Loper Football” from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday (Sept. 6) in the Nebraskan Student Union Ponderosa Room. The talk is hosted by the College of Natural and Social Sciences, and attendees are encouraged to bring their lunch. It is open to students, faculty, … [Read more...]

Loper football aims to break attendance record at Thursday opener


KEARNEY - The University of Nebraska at Kearney Athletic Department has announced parking, tailgating and ticket arrangements for Thursday’s home football game against fifth-ranked Northwest Missouri State. The 2015 season opener – the First National Bank First Game – is expected to draw a crowd large enough to set a new record for Ron and Carol Cope Stadium at Foster Field. In the 2005 opener, 8,823 fans watched UNK face Nebraska-Omaha to set the standard. With the fall semester underway … [Read more...]