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A Eulogy For the 2014 Oakland Athletics

By Toby Hunt, Staff Writer - As another September sun sets over the beautiful and luxurious Acorn Projects, we must bid our lastfarewells to a cherished friend. A Friend we all know and love. A friend with more passion and grit than Darin Erstad’s resume. A friend that fought hard to the very end, but just couldn’t hold on any longer. A friend that faced and overcame...
Via Angelswin
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Nebraska Wide Receiver Signee Monte Harrison Will Skip College, Agrees To $1.8 Million Deal With Milwaukee Brewers

The suspense didn’t last long. Monte Harrison, a Nebraska wide receiver signee, has agreed to terms of a contract with the Milwaukee Brewers. Harrison, a dual-sport athlete, was selected by the Brewers in the second round of the 2014 MLB Draft. His decision to play for the Huskers or begin a professional baseball career came quickly.  Well that drama ended fast: according to...
Via College Spun
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

The early Husker 2014 grades

Darin Erstad's 2014 class is coming together well and FOX Sports NEXT has got the early grades, including one prospect who's rated at Top 20 player out of high school.
July 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Vote Now: Nebraska Vs. Creighton – The Pretty Ladies of Instagram

Who you got tonight? Christian DeLeon or Tommy Strunc? The experience of Ed Servais or the coaching acumen of Darin Erstad? The co-ed in the blue sundress or the blonde in the red yoga pants? Wait…what? We were a little bored at the metaphorical NCB headquarters this morning, so we decided to have a little The post Vote Now: Nebraska Vs. Creighton – The Pretty Ladies of Instagram...
Via No Coast Bias
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Angels Classic Rewind | Dateline: April 16th, 2002

By Joe Haakenson, Contributor -  APRIL 16, 2002 GAME 13 - RANGERS AT ANGELS ANAHEIM -- First, Darin Erstad used his head. Then, he used his bat. After nearly taking down the outfield fence with his head in an attempt to make a catch in second inning, Erstad lined a two-run double in the bottom of the 10th inning to overcome a 5-4 deficit and give the Angels...
Via Angelswin
April 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Blazing his own trail

The class of 2014 is headed in the right direction for Coach Darin Erstad from Nebraska. Over the weekend he picked up the commitment from a left-handed pitcher from Great Falls, Virg. What drew this pitcher half-way across the country to be a Husker?
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Erstad secures ’14 commitment

Darin Erstad has shown that he can see talent and recruit well. It doesn’t hurt when you have a top prospect that made the USA Baseball team in your backyard either. Nebraska got to work early on Jakson Reetz and secured a commitment from the junior-to-be from Norris (Nebr.). Why Nebraska and why now for Reetz?
July 15, 2012  |  Discuss

HDVideo: Coach Erstad K-State Post

Nebraska head coach Darin Erstad won his season home opener. Come inside to watch his post game after the Huskers 9-6 win over K-State Tuesday.
March 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Erstad out to show he's right coach for Nebraska

(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer Darin Erstad says he knows there are people who doubt his qualifications to coach Nebraska's baseball team. He plans to prove them wrong. He said his 14 years in the major leagues should count for something. His new job starts in earnest Friday when Division I teams begin practice. Erstad takes over a program...
Via AP on Fox
January 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Erstad Announces First Recruiting Class

Head Coach Darin Erstad announced on Tuesday morning that five junior college players and one high school senior have signed their National-Letters-of-Intent to play baseball at Nebraska.
November 15, 2011  |  Discuss
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