Fan vote: Your own Nebraska 100

The 2015 Nebraska 100 was fully unveiled on Sunday, July 26, but honoring Nebraska's greatest athletes didn't stop there — we wanted your thoughts. We seeded a 128-person bracket, and in a 7-round vote you helped decide the state's best athletes of all time.

With voting now over, be sure to check out the round-by-round results. Click here to see the matchups as the bracket vote rolled on.

One vote per matchup per day.

59,632 votes and counting


Round of 128: July 27-29

Round of 64: July 30-Aug. 2

Round of 32: Aug. 3-5

Round of 16: Aug. 6-9

Quarterfinals: Aug. 10-12

Semifinals: Aug. 13-15

Finals: Aug. 16-18


No. 1 seed Bob Gibson

Baseball Hall of Famer won 251 games for the St. Louis Cardinals, leading them to three pennants and two World Series championships. The Tech High grad played basketball at Creighton and for the Harlem Globetrotters. Read full bio

No. 1 seed Gale Sayers

Enshrined in the college and pro halls of fame, the Kansas Jayhawk dazzled for the Chicago Bears before knee injuries shortened his career. At Central High, his 24-10½ long jump in 1961 remained a state record until 2005. Read full bio

Thanks for voting! Click here to see up-to-the-minute results and come back in 24 hours to cast your ballot again. Don't forget to follow @TheNebraska100 on Twitter for year-round updates on this elite group of athletes, plus head on over to our Nebraska 100 home page to see stories on each of the nine newcomers named to the list in 2015.