Northeast's Austen Alexander Claim State Diving Title
For the second straight year, Lincoln Northeast's Austen Alexander claims the boys diving title at the State Swimming and Diving Meet. His Northeast teammate Aaron Haeffner finished 5th, while Lincoln Southwest's Brady Stock finished in sixth.
Huskers Fall To Ohio State 81-57
Jae'Sean Tate scored a career-high 22 points, Sam Thompson added 15 and Shannon Scott 13 to lead Ohio State past Nebraska 81-57 on Thursday night, the Cornhuskers' sixth loss in a row.
CWS Tickets Go On Sale April 18th
Tickets for reserved seats at the College World Series will go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 18. The CWS runs June 13 through June 23 or 24 at TD Ameritrade Stadium in downtown Omaha.
Shields Named First-Team Academic All-American
Nebraska’s Shavon Shields became the first Husker men’s basketball player since 1991 to earn first-team academic All-America honors, as the Capital One Academic All-America® Division I basketball teams as selected by the College Sport Information Directors of America were announced Thursday.
NWU Ends Season with 89-69 Loss at GPAC Tournament
Nebraska Wesleyan's inaugural basketball season under coach Dale Wellman came to a close with a 89-69 loss at Briar Cliff in the first round of the GPAC Men's Basketball tournament on Wednesday night (Feb. 25) at the Newman Flanagan Center in Sioux City, Iowa.
Husker Women Get 20th Win Of Season
Freshman Natalie Romeo tied career highs with 21 points and six three-pointers, as No. 23 Nebraska overpowered Minnesota for a 74-50 women's basketball win at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Tuesday night. With the victory, Nebraska improved to 20-8.
Lincoln High Girls Moves On A-1 Semifinal
Lincoln High stays alive in the A1 district after posting a 56-40 win over winless Omaha Bryan last night. Jazmin Meyer-King scored 16 points to lead the Links, including this three-pointer in the second quarter.
Northeast Girls Rolls, Moves On To District Final
Tantashea Giger and Shaneequah Watkins each scored 19 points, as second-ranked Lincoln Northeast rolled in the second half to a 79-44 win over Omaha South in the A2 girls district basketball semifinal last night.
Creighton Powers By DePaul, 75-62, McDermott Wins 400th
James Milliken scored 18 points, helping coach Greg McDermott win his 400th game as the Creighton Men's basketball team beat DePaul 75-62 on Tuesday night. Creighton led by as many as 13 in the first half, but DePaul roared back in the second frame, cutting its deficit to two on a Forrest Robinson 3-pointer with 6:57 left.