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(Peru)- Peru State men's basketball program announces the addition of Chris "C.J." Killin to the coaching staff. Working alongside Peru State's recently-hired head coach Eric Behrens, Killin joins the team as the new graduate assistant coach. Killin enters his first season with the Bobcats' Men's basketball program after spending last season as an ...
(Plattmouth)- The Plattsmouth Community Center is introducing a new intramural sports for school age children 8-12 years old. The after school program is aiming to help kids build character, sportsmanship and healthy lifestyles. Director of the Plattsmouth Community Center, Michael Lennen says it will start on the first day of school, August 14th, ...
(Peru)- The Peru State College baseball team was recently named as a 2013-2014 Buffalo Funds Five Star Champions of Character Team Award winner. Only one team from each of the NAIA's 23 championship sports are selected as a winner each academic year. There are currently 188 NAIA institutions with a baseball program with Peru State being selected ...
(Plattsmouth)- Students at Plattsmouth High School will have an opportunity on Wednesday, August 6th to participate in the inaugural P.A.C.K. 5k Walk-A-Thon. Superintendent of Plattsmouth Schools, Dr. Richard Hasty says the event will be held at the new walking trail at the High School, "this is going to be a fundraiser for the P.A.C.K. project. Th...
(Plattsmouth)- The Plattsmouth Seniors started play on Tuesday evening knowing that they would need to win two games to win the Area 2 Class B Legion District Championship. The Platte Valley Seniors had already punched their ticket to the Championship game by defeating Omaha Concordia, 2-1 on Monday. Heard on Big Apple News Radio 1600, th...
(Peru)- The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that 1,290 programs have been named 2013-14 NAIA Scholar-Teams. Four Peru State athletic teams received the annual recognition. Earning the Scholar-Team designation for the 2013-14 academic year were the Bobcats' women's cross country, women's golf, softba...
(Plattsmouth)- No matter what happened on Monday night between Omaha Concordia and Platte Valley, the Plattsmouth Seniors knew they would have to win two games on Tuesday in the Area 2 Class B Legion Tournament. That's because Omaha Concordia was undefeated in the Area 2 double elimination tournament heading in to Monday evenings action. Platte Val...
(Plattsmouth)- Former Harlem Globetrotter, Les "Pee Wee" Harrison was in Plattsmouth on Monday, teaching youth fun drills, games, the fundamentals of basketball, and even a few tricks. "You know, it's not always about basketball skills. Sometimes it's just a smile, or a handshake. Something to make the kids feel like they're valued. That's what it'...
(Peru)- USA Football Network, Inc. has published its 26th USA College Football Division II Pre-Season All-American Teams. Two Peru State football players have been announced to the squads. Senior offensive lineman Tyler Ford (Lincoln) was named as a preseason All-American while junior defensive lineman Jon Draeger (Dunbar) was on the honor...
(Plattsmouth)- It was win or go home on day 3 at the Area 2 Class B Legion District Tournament on Sunday afternoon in Plattsmouth. In the first game of the day, Platte Valley sent home the Wahoo State Bank Reds with a 3-2 win. In game number two, heard on Big Apple News Radio 1600, the Plattsmouth Seniors defeated Nebraska City, 5-1. Platt...
(Plattsmouth)- After first round losses for both No. 1 Nebraska City and No. 3 Plattsmouth in the Area 2 Class B Tournament, both squads fought back for wins on Saturday. In game number one on day two, Nebraska City face No. 5 Springfield in an elimination game. It took 9 innings, but Kestyn Lee took matters in to his own hands to keep al...
(Plattsmouth)- Day number one of the Class B Area 2 Nebraska Legion Baseball Tournament saw a few upsets, at least on paper, as the favorite to win the tournament lost its first game. No.1 Nebraska City was shut down by No. 6 Wahoo State Bank Reds starting pitcher, Logan Creek in route to a 5-1 victory. Nebraska City's only run came in the...
(Lincoln)- Nebraska senior I-back Ameer Abdullah has been named as one of the preseason candidates for the 2014 Doak Walker Award Thursday morning. The award is presented annually to the nation's top college running back. The 5-9, 195-pound Abdullah rushed for 1,690 yards in 2013, the most of any player returning for 2014. Abdullah owns 2,...
(Plattsmouth)- The Post 8 Nebraska City Senior squad earned its way to the number one seed in the Area B2 District Tournament with a 17-6 regular season record. The tournament starts this afternoon and Head Coach, James Widoe says getting the number one seed is something as a team you work towards all season long, "anytime you play well enough to g...
(Peru)- The Peru State Bobcat Football season is just 52 days away, when it hosts Midland University on September 6th. The excitement is building around the program that enters the season with a top 25 ranking and a newly renovated Oak Bowl Stadium, "there's no doubt about that, the ribbon cutting event will be on September 6th. That will be a grea...
(Lincoln)- The Big Ten Conference and its television partners announced kickoff times for games in the opening weeks of the 2014 season, including the Huskers' first two home games, Wednesday afternoon. The 125th season of Nebraska football will kick off on Saturday, Aug. 30, when the Huskers play host to Florida Atlantic at Memorial Stadi...
(Lincoln)- The 2014 Husker football team will hold their annual Nebraska Football Fan Day on Friday, Aug. 1. The event at Memorial Stadium will be held from 2 to 3:30 p.m. inside Memorial Stadium. All Husker players that will be part of preseason camp will be in attendance and available to fans. Autograph cards and other items will be avai...
(Plattsmouth)- While school might not be in session at Plattsmouth High School, plenty of work is still being done at the school to ensure the facilities are kept in good shape. Plattsmouth High School Athletics and Activities Director, Shaun Brothers says the two gym floors at the high school are in the process of being resurfaced, "the high schoo...
(Peru) – In the recent June 2014 issue of the American Football Monthly, Peru State defensive coordinator, Lou Varley, was published as he wrote an article entitled, "Pressure Defenses." Varley, a long-time football coach, since retiring from high school coaching, has been a member of the Bobcat football coaching staff since 2008. Curre...
(Nebraska City)- It was a quick game on Tuesday evening in the Area B1 Juniors Tournament Championship game at Clemmy Holmes Field in Nebraska City. The Nebraska City Juniors looked to keep the momentum rolling in to the game after shutting out Syracuse, 7-0 on Monday night. Tuesday they would find themselves facing a Hickman Juniors squa...
Nebraska senior receiver Kenny Bell was named to the watch list for the 2014 Biletnikoff Award on Tuesday. The award annually recognizes the outstanding receiver in college football. The 6-1, 185-pound Bell was named to the Biletnikoff watch list for the second straight season. Bell enters his final season at Nebraska on the verge of becom...
(Plattsmouth)- The Plattsmouth Community Center will be hosting former Harlem Globetrotter, Pee Wee Harrison, to teach youth fun drills, games, and fundamentals of basketball. The youth camp will be next Monday, July 21st at 9 until 10 a.m. for grades 1st through 3rd and will run from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for grades 4th through 8th. Plattsmouth...
(Plattsmouth)- The Plattsmouth Seniors were at home last night as they hosted Waterloo Valley. The Blue Devils scored two runs in the bottom of the 6th and Charlie hasty threw the last inning to pick up the save in a 9-8 victory. CJ Neumann, Andrew Eggert, Brent Hoschar, and Dylan Sutton all doubled and singled in the game. Hasty doubled ...
(Nebraska City) – It'll be Nebraska City and Hickman for the Area B1 Juniors Tournament Championship Tuesday night at Clemmy Holmes Field in Nebraska City. Nebraska City shut out Syracuse, 7-0 Monday night to advance to the Championship Game, where they will have to beat Hickman twice to move onto the State Tournament this weekend in Auror...
The Nebraska City Pioneers have found their new boys basketball coach. Scott Wissing has been hired to take over the basketball program after previous head coach, Mark Ritchie retired after this past season. Nebraska City Superintendent, Jeff Edwards says there is a lot of excitement surrounding the hire. Edwards: "I know he met with the k...
(Nebraska City) – The Auburn Junior American Legion Baseball Team's season came to an end Monday evening at the Area B1 District Tournament at Clemmey Holmes Field in Nebraska City. Hickman put up 14 runs in five innings to eliminate Auburn, 14-3. The game was stopped after five innings due to the 10-run rule in Legion Baseball. A...
(Peru) – The Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) will hold its annual Football Media Day press conference on Tuesday, August 5th , at the NAIA offices in downtown Kansas City. The unofficial kickoff to the HAAC football season will return to the NAIA's downtown offices for a second-straight year after holding the event at the reno...
Lincoln - Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory picked up his fourth watch list recognition Monday morning, as he was named to the Rotary Lombardi Award Watch List. Five Huskers have won the Rotary Lombardi Award, most recently Ndamukong Suh in 2009, and Gregory will look to become the sixth Husker football player to win the prestigious aw...
(Nebraska City)- This past Saturday, 340 swimmers were in Nebraska City for the Swim Invite. The Invite featured 10 teams from the area, including Plattsmouth, Auburn, and Syracuse. Organizer of the Invite, Tammy Partsch says it takes a long time to get the meet set up with the amount of kids involved, "honestly the biggest thing is we have excell...
(Plattsmouth)- The Area 2 District Tournament will start on Friday afternoon in Plattsmouth with the No.1 Seed Nebraska City Seniors taking on No.6 Wahoo Seniors at 3 p.m. The next game will feature the No.2 seeded Omaha Concordia Seniors facing No.5 Springfield at 5:30 p.m. Meanwhile, the No.3 seeded Plattsmouth Seniors are host...
Over the weekend, the Plattsmouth Seniors lost 11-9 in extra innings to Crete. Plattsmouth rallied several times as Michael Hanssen homered and doubled in the game and CJ Neumann had a 3 RBI triple. Andrew Eggert, Charilie Hasty, and Neumann all pitched in preparation for the Area 2 District Tournament this weekend. Plattsmouth ...
(Lincoln)- The preseason honors continue to roll in for Nebraska defensive end Randy Gregory. The junior standout was named to the watch list for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy on Thursday. The 6-6, 240-pound Gregory is among the nation's top returning defenders. Gregory led the Big Ten with 10.5 sacks last season, including nine in conferenc...
(Peru) – Fairbury and Weeping Water native, Traci Bohlmeyer and Randy Santiesteban from Hialeah, Florida have been named the Peru State Bobcat Athletes of the month in May and June. Bohlmeyer is being recognized as the female student-athlete of the month as she was recognized as a Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete and as a CoSIDA Capital On...
(Plattsmouth)- Last night on Big Apple News Radio 1600, the First National Bank Auburn Seniors traveled to take on the Plattsmouth Seniors. In a back and fourth high scoring affair, the Plattsmouth Seniors pulled out the win 15-9. They were led offensively by CJ Neumann who went 5-5 with 3 doubles and 4 runs scored. After the game, Plattsmouth Head...
(Peru) – In June, the Peru State men's basketball program hosted a basketball camp for area youth from Nebraska, Iowa, and Missouri. The camp was conducted by the new Bobcat men's basketball head coach, Eric Behrens. He was assisted during the camp by Monte Ritchie, Marty Levinson, and Chris Killin. Participants in both camps p...
Nebraska senior Mark Pelini is one of 66 centers who have been named to the official watch list for the 2014 Rimington Trophy. The Rimington Trophy is presented annually to the nation's top center. The award is named in honor of Dave Rimington who twice won the Outland Trophy and captured the Lombardi Award during his All-America career at...
(Peru)- Undergoing its first major renovation since it was constructed in 1900, the Oak Bowl project at Peru State College is in its final stages. "Pouring a lot of the sidewalks, doing some of the work on the concourse area. They will be installing signage and things like that over the next few weeks," said Regan Anson, Director of Marketing and C...
(Lincoln)- Husker seniors Ameer Abdullah and Kenny Bell and junior Randy Gregory were each named to watch lists announced on Monday morning. One of the nation's top returning rushers, Abdullah was named to watch lists for both the 78th annual Maxwell Award and the Paul Hornung Award. Bell was also named to the Hornung Award Watch List, whi...
(Peru)- More than double the numbers attended this year's high school and junior high football one-day camps hosted by the Peru State Bobcat football program. Nearly 150 area high school players participated in three separate camps held on the newly-renovated Peru State Oak Bowl stadium field. The first camp, held on June 18, was a high s...
(Peru)- Bobcat fans might not have their minds tuned to Peru State Basketball with the season still four months away. But, for new head coach, Eric Behrens, who was hired in April, he is focused on turning around the programs 9-19 record last year. Behrens says right now he is learning the ropes, "it's a great place. A lot of good people, So, I'm h...
The Southeastern Nebraska Baseball Conference Tournament wrapped up on Sunday with the Springfield Seniors shutting out Falls City, 7-0 in the Championship game. Springfield made its way to the Championship game after defeating Elmwood-Murdock-Nehawka, 7-1 on Friday evening in the Northern Division Championship. Falls City defeated Nebraska City on...
(Brooklyn, N.Y.)- The Denver Nuggets made Creighton All-American Doug McDermott the 11th overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., then traded him to the Chicago Bulls close to two hours later. McDermott and veteran forward Anthony Randolph are heading to Chicago for the 16th (Jusuf Nurkic) and 19th...
(Plattsmouth)- While the Southeastern Nebraska Baseball Conference Tournament is in full swing, the Seniors All-Conference Team has been announced. Here are the area athletes that picked up the honor just past the mid-way point in the 2014 Legion Baseball season: Northern Division Louisville Bret Belter Collin Heath Ko...
(Nebraska City)- The Nebraska City Post 8 Seniors have dominated the Southeastern Nebraska Conference to this point in the legion season, owning a 9-0 record. This evening (Wednesday), they will put that record on the line in the conference tournament. Post 8 will play the winner of the 4 p.m. match-up in Auburn between No. 8 seed Auburn and No. 9 ...
(Peru) – The spots are filling fast, but it is not too late to register for the upcoming Peru State Football Booster Club Golf Tournament, which will be held Friday, August 8. The tournament will be held at the Auburn Country Club. According to Booster Club Member, Mike Gerdes, nineteen of the twenty-two spots available are already filled, "we shou...
(Plattsmouth)- On the first day of Summer, the Nebraska City Post 8 Seniors traveled to take on the Plattsmouth Seniors on Saturday. Heard on Big Apple News Radio 1600, it was a game where the heat and humidity brought the bats alive as Post 8 topped Plattsmouth, 8-4. Kestyn Lee pitched 7 innings for Nebraska City and improved his record to 5-0 on ...
(Beatrice)- On Friday night, the Southeast Nebraska All-Star Volleyball game came down to the wire at Southeast Community College. It took five sets, but the West was able to edge the East with sets of 25-16, 19-25, 25-16, 18-25, 16-14. Area athlete, Allison Brinkman of Syracuse High School was named the games Most Valuable Player. A nigh...
(Peru) – The latest Peru State cross country recruit is not unfamiliar to the sport or Peru State College. Current Bobcat freshman women's basketball player, Leslie Kirkland (Rock Port, Mo.), plans to be a two-sport athlete this coming year as she will also run for the Peru State cross country team. Kirkland, who will be a sophomore in th...
(Lincoln) – For the Nebraska men's basketball program, the 2013-14 season was a record-setting one at the box office, as the Huskers enjoyed the largest average attendance increase in college basketball over the last seven years. The Huskers ranked 13th in the final NCAA attendance rankings released Friday, averaging a school-record 15,419...
(Peru) – Nearly 50 area girls from southeast Nebraska and southwest Iowa participated in the recent Peru State women's basketball fundamental skills camp. Bobcat head coach Joan Albury, along with assistant coach Kacie Lang, current Bobcat player Karlee Stuart, David Gregory, and Whitley Albury conducted the four-day camp which focused on ...
(Peru) – For the third time in five years, a Peru State Bobcat baseball player has been drafted during the Major League Baseball draft. Junior shortstop, Randy Santiesteban was selected by the Atlanta Braves in the 40th round as the 1,213th pick overall. "Very emotional, but very exciting all at the same time. It's literally the feeling you get wh...
(Peru) – Bobcat Head Football Coach, Steve Schneider recently released a second list of additional commitments to join the Peru State football program this fall. Of the twelve new recruits, seven are from the state of Nebraska. Schneider says they like to have 65 to 70 percent of the incoming recruiting class to be from the state, "we made a real c...
(Peru) – When practices open up this August for the Peru State volleyball team, Bobcats fans will find one of the largest teams in recent history. New Peru State Head Coach, Nathan Baker has recruited 12 newcomers to join nine returners for a squad of 21 for the 2014 campaign. "Yeah, it's a lot larger than I wanted it to be in the beginning," joke...
Lourdes Central held their first basketball camp of the season yesterday with students from Syracuse, Sydney, and Nebraska City in attendance. Lourdes Central Catholic coach Joe Tynon said he was pleased with all of the kids from the area that took time out of their early summer to get better. "We had 34 kids in there working hard. We had...
Omaha – In front of more than 11,000 fans at TD Ameritrade Park on Thursday night, the Nebraska baseball team (39-18) improved to 2-0 at the Big Ten Tournament with a 3-2 victory over the Michigan State Spartans (30-24). With the win, the Huskers will have tomorrow off and will be back on the field at 9 a.m. on Saturday morning against either Iowa,...
Tuscaloosa, Ala. - A game-tying homer in the bottom of the seventh inning and a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 12th powered No. 2 seed Alabama past an error-prone Nebraska softball team, 6-5, in game one of an NCAA Super Regional Thursday night in Tuscaloosa, Ala. The two home runs were the only two earned runs Nebraska allowed, as...
Girls state tennis begins tomorrow and the Pioneers have six girls competing in the tournament. Kenrda McGinnis (Jr) will compete in the #1 singles bracket for Nebraska City while Evey Cosgrove (So) will battle in the #2 singles bracket. Brenna Turner (Fr) and Magen Jorgensen (Fr) will be representing the Pioneers in the #1 double...
No. 20 Nebraska Open Big Ten Tournament with Ohio State Wednesday, May 21 – 1:05 p.m. (CT) Probable Starters: RHP Sinclair (9-1) vs. LHP Tully (6-3) TV: None Stream: Free Radio (Huskers.com) | Video Stream (None) Radio: Husker Sports Network Up Next for the Huskers After wrapping up the regular season with a 2-...
Lincoln – A three-run walk-off home run by Pat Kelly in the bottom of the 10th inning propelled the No. 26 Nebraska baseball team (37-18, 18-6 Big Ten) to a 7-4 victory over the Illinois Fighting Illini (31-19, 17-7 Big Ten) in front a season-high crowd of 6,354 on Senior Day. The series win for the Huskers locked NU into the No. 2 seed at next wee...
Columbia, Mo. - The 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team capped an incredible run to the NCAA Columbia Regional title by beating 15th-seeded Missouri for a second straight game Sunday afternoon, 8-1. The Huskers captured a regional championship for the second straight season and for the eighth time in school history. Nebraska defeated Misso...
Lincoln – Junior right-hander Chance Sinclair doubled his career high in strikeouts with 10, while Austin Darby and Ryan Boldt each homered in a 2-1 series-opening victory for the No. 26 Nebraska baseball team (36-17, 17-5 Big Ten) over the Illinois Fighting Illini (30-18, 16-6 Big Ten). The Huskers have now won eight-straight games and are a perfe...
(Peru, Neb.) – At their spring meeting of the Heart of America Athletic Conference (HAAC) Board of Governors meeting, HAAC officials announced Carrie Lierz of Peru State was selected as the conference's female Champions of Character scholarship winner. The HAAC annually awards a $1,000 scholarship to both a male and female student-athlete ...
(Peru, Neb.) – Athletic camps of all kinds and varieties will be held on the Peru State campus this summer and in satellite locations. Camps for girls and boys basketball, football, and volleyball will be held throughout the summer. In addition, the Bobcat cheerleading squad will host team camps upon request. The following is a descript...
East Lansing, Mich. – Following a rain delay that pushed back the start of Monday's series' finale by 90 minutes the No. 26 ranked Nebraska baseball team (35-17, 16-5) completed a series sweep of the Michigan State Spartans (26-23, 8-13 Big Ten) with a 4-1 win. The game only went 7.0 innings, as it was shortened due to the weather delay and Nebrask...
The 18th-ranked Nebraska softball team earned an at-large invitation to the 2014 NCAA Tournament when the pairings were announced live on ESPNU Sunday night. The Huskers will travel to Columbia, Mo., for an NCAA Regional that includes Missouri, the No. 15 national seed, along with Kansas and Bradley. Nebraska will open the regional against the Jayh...
The Nebraska City baseball team's season wrapped up after the Pioneers were defeated by top-seeded Omaha Skutt Catholic in the District B-3 Quarterfinals on Saturday. Fifth-seeded Nebraska City took down the #4 seed, Mt. Michael, 4-2 on Friday night to advance to the second round the following day, but couldn't overcome the SkyHawks, falli...
The Nebraska City soccer team's historic run came to an end over the weekend. The 16th-seeded Pioneers traveled to Columbus for their sub-state match and fell to top-seeded Columbus Scotus 6-0. With the loss Nebraska City's season comes to an end. The Pioneers finished 6-12, with claiming the first boy's soccer district c...
The Eagles have added a former college quarterback who won't play quarterback in Philly. According to Reuben Frank of CSNPhilly.com, Chip Kelly and company have signed former Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez. Per Frank, Martinez will be moved to receiver or defensive back. Martinez wasn't invited to the Scouting Combine. At ...
Cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste was the first Nebraska player off the board in the 2014 NFL Draft, as he was selected by the New Orleans Saints in the second round on Friday evening. Jean-Baptiste was the 58th overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft and the 26th pick in the second round. The 6-3, 220-pound Jean-Baptiste is coming off an outst...
East Lansing, Mich. – Aaron Bummer allowed just four hits over 7.1 innings and Michael Pritchard delivered a two-run homer that powered the No. 29 Nebraska baseball team to a 4-1 win over the Michigan State Spartans on Sunday afternoon to clinch a series win. The Huskers are now 34-17 on the year and 15-5 during Big Ten play and will go for the ser...
The sub-state pairings for class B boys soccer were decided this morning and Nebraska City has drawn Columbus Scotus. The Shamrocks (12-3) are the top seed of the sub-state round where rankings are determined by NSAA (Nebraska School Activities Association) power point totals. The Pioneers (6-11) are the 16-seed, and Head Coach Je...
The Pioneers boys soccer team made history last night as they knocked off top-seed Omaha Gross Catholic in the District B-1 Final, defeating the Cougars 2-1. The victory gave Nebraska City their first boys soccer district championship in school history. Gross struck first by netting their lone goal ten minutes into the contest, leaving the...
The Pioneers girls soccer team was defeated in their district semifinal match yesterday at Waverly High School. Nebraska City took on the top-seeded Waverly Vikings, being defeated 5-0. With the loss the girls' season comes to an end, with the lady Pioneers finishing 3-11. ...
(Peru, Neb.) – Michael Melendez of Peru State has been selected as the NAIA Pitcher of the Week the national office announced Tuesday. Melendez was chosen based on his performances from April 28 – May 4 and was selected out of a pool of conference, independent and unaffiliated group winners. Melendez, a native of Hollywood, Fla., tied a 3...
The Nebraska City boys soccer team's state tournament dreams remain alive after defeating Plattsmouth yesterday. The #3 seed Pioneers were victorious over the rival Blue Devils in their district semifinal match, defeating second-seed Plattsmouth 1-0. With the win Nebraska City advances to the B-1 district final, needing a win to ...
(Peru, Neb.) – After winning their first two games of the (HAAC) Championship Series and then falling in their third game, the Peru State baseball team is still alive with a chance to make the NAIA Baseball Championship Tournament. The Bobcats started with a 4-1 win over Central Methodist University on Thursday and followed with a 3-1 vict...
JOPLIN, MO. - The Peru State baseball team continued their winning ways Friday at the HAAC tournament by defeating #2 seed Evangel 3-1. Michael Melendez tossed a complete game and recorded a career-best 18 strikeouts, the highest single-game strikeout total by a conference pitcher this season, and matched the second-best total in the NAIA ...
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - The #6 seeded Peru State softball team was eliminated from the HAAC tournament yesterday after two tough losses. In their first game against #2 seed MidAmerica Nazarene the Bobcats had a 5-2 lead going into the 7th before conceding 6 runs in the inning, falling 8-5. After the loss the Bobcats dropped into the...
State tournament implications will be on the line when the Nebraska City boys soccer team faces rival Plattsmouth in their district game on Monday afternoon. It's do or die for both teams, as winning the B-1 district is the only way either school will punch their ticket to state. The Pioneers (4-11) enter the contest as the #3 see...
Lincoln – Nebraska heads to a postseason qualifier this December, as ESPN announced the pairings of the 2014 ACC/Big Ten Challenge Thursday afternoon. The Huskers will travel to Tallahassee, Fla., to take on the Florida State Seminoles in a matchup of postseason qualifiers from last season. The game will take place at the Donald L. Tucker ...
After playing its last four games on the road, the Nebraska baseball team (29-17, 10-5 Big Ten) returns to Hawks Field on Friday for a three-game series against the Penn State Nittany Lions (17-23, 5-9 Big Ten). The Huskers will be looking to continue the momentum they created in April, as they posted a 15-5 record during the month. While ...
The 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team hopes to start a new winning streak this weekend, when it closes the regular season by hosting the Indiana Hoosiers at Bowlin Stadium. Nebraska saw its 11-game winning streak snapped with a game two loss in Wednesday's doubleheader at Wisconsin. The Huskers outscored their opponents 94-4 during the 11...
Omaha – In its first ever appearance at Werner Park, the Nebraska baseball team improved to 29-17 on the year with a 4-1 win over the Omaha Mavericks. The Huskers swept the two-game season series against the Mavs this season, adding a 17-6 win two weeks ago in Lincoln. The Mavs took a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the fifth on an unearned run,...
Madison, Wis. - After having its winning streak snapped in game one of Wednesday's doubleheader, Wisconsin turned the tables on the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team in game two, snapping the Huskers' 11-game win streak with a 6-4 victory. Nebraska (37-14) also lost its 12-game conference win streak, but the Huskers remained in second pla...
Madison, Wis. - Game one of a doubleheader between two of the nation's hottest teams was no contest on Wednesday, as the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team extended its winning streak with a 12-0 five-inning victory over the Wisconsin Badgers at Goodman Diamond. The Huskers picked up their 11th straight win and 12th consecutive conference ...
The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced Tuesday that former Huskers Jake Long, Spencer Long, Brent Qvale, Pat Smith and C.J. Zimmerer will be inducted with the 2014 class into the NFF Hampshire Honor Society. The honor is reserved for college football players from all divisions who maintained a 3.2 cumulative grade-p...
Lincoln – Nebraska's baseball game tonight with Creighton has been postponed due to weather. The Huskers and Bluejays will now meet at TD Ameritrade Park on Tuesday, May 13 at 7:05 p.m. The Jays were previously scheduled to play Stephen F. Austin on May 13 and will still play the Lumberjacks at 12:30 p.m. Following the conclusion of that g...
Two of the nation's hottest teams square off Wednesday, when the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team travels to Madison, Wis., for a Big Ten doubleheader with the Wisconsin Badgers. In a change from the original schedule, the threat of inclement weather has pushed the start time for the doubleheader up to 1 p.m. Both games will still be tel...
Tuesday, April 29 – 6:35 p.m. (CT) Probable Starters: LHP Kubat (3-2) vs. LHP Bamesberger (2-1) TV: CBS Sports Network Stream: Free Radio (Huskers.com) | Video Stream (None) Radio: Husker Sports Network Wednesday, April 30 – 6:35 p.m. (CT) Probable Starters: TBA vs. RHP Williamsen (2-2) TV: None Stream: Free Rad...
Lincoln – For the second time this season, Nebraska freshman outfielder Ryan Boldt has been named Big Ten Freshman of the Week. Boldt earned his second honor of the year on Monday afternoon, after also being tabbed for the award on March 10. Boldt is the first Husker baseball freshman to earn the weekly honor since Pat Kelly earned the award on May...
Senior right-hander Tatum Edwards was named the Big Ten Pitcher of the Week on Monday, her first pitching accolade of the year. She earned the weekly recognition after helping Nebraska sweep a three-game series at Michigan State, which stretched the Huskers conference winning streak to 11 games and overall win streak to 10 games. Edwards w...
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Nebraska baseball team (28-17, 10-5 Big Ten) was unable to post a series sweep of the Michigan Wolverines (19-24-1, 9-9 Big Ten) on Sunday afternoon, as Michigan salvaged a win in the three-game series with a 7-5 victory. Three unearned runs scored by the Wolverines in the bottom of the first proved to be in the diff...
East Lansing, Mich. - The 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team picked up its 10th straight victory and 11th consecutive conference win with an 8-0 six-inning victory at Michigan State on Sunday. The Huskers completed a three-game sweep of the Spartans with their fifth straight shutout. Nebraska outscored Michigan State 16-0 on the weekend, a...
Wayne, Neb. – The Nebraska volleyball team swept the Creighton Bluejays 3-0 (25-15, 25-19, 25-22) on Saturday in front of a sold out crowd at Rice Auditorium on the campus of Wayne State College on Saturday. The match helped raise money for the re-construction of the Wayne Summer Sports Complex that was destroyed by the October tornado tha...
East Lansing, Mich. - Six extra-base hits and a fourth straight shutout powered the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team to a 6-0 victory at Michigan State Saturday afternoon in East Lansing, Mich. The win marked Nebraska's ninth straight victory, as the Huskers improved to 35-13 on the year. NU also moved to 13-4 in conference play by winni...
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Nebraska baseball team improved to 27-16 on year and 9-4 in Big Ten play with a series-opening 6-4 win on the road against the Michigan Wolverines (18-23-1, 8-8 Big Ten) on Friday night. The Huskers scored all six of their runs in the fourth inning off UM starter Evan Hill and held off a nine-inning charge by the Wol...
East Lansing, Mich. - Behind a third straight shutout, the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team earned its eighth consecutive victory with a 2-0 victory at Michigan State on Friday afternoon. Senior right-hander Tatum Edwards (18-9) fired a five-hit shutout to earn win her fourth straight decision and record her second consecutive shutout. W...
Lincoln – University of Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles announced that Moses Abraham Ayegba (pronounced EYE-eg-buh) has signed transfer papers to attend the University of Nebraska. A native of Kano, Nigeria, Ayegba will graduate from Georgetown with a degree in economics next month and will be eligible for the 2014-15 season. "We are e...
After having its scheduled game at Creighton washed out on Wednesday, the 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team begins a five-game road trip this weekend with a trip to East Lansing, Mich., to face the Michigan State Spartans. Following the three-game series with the Spartans, Nebraska will travel to Wisconsin for a Wednesday doubleheader tha...
Friday, April 25 – 5 p.m. (CT) Probable Starters: RHP DeLeon (4-2) vs. LHP Hill (2-4) TV: None Stream: Free Radio (Huskers.com) | Video Stream (None) Radio: Husker Sports Network Saturday, April 26 – 1 p.m. (CT) Probable Starters: RHP Sinclair (5-1) vs. LHP Szkutnik (0-5) TV: None Stream: Free Radio (Huskers.com...

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