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Northwestern Edges Nebraska In 12 Innings
An RBI single in the top of the 12th inning gave the 9-and-24 Northwestern Wildcats a 2-1 victory over Nebraska on Friday night at Hawks Field. For the third consecutive game, Nebraska starter Christian DeLeon threw nine innings of work, but this time he was not awarded a complete game after he gave up a run in the seventh that allowed Northwestern to tie the game.
Carl Pelini Calls FAU Firing 'Unjustified'
Former Husker Defensive Coordinator Carl Pelini says his firing at Florida Atlantic University last year was unjustified and the result of a new athletic director who wanted to hire his own football coach. Pelini told KFAB radio in Omaha that there is nothing he did at Florida Atlantic that he is embarrassed about.
Huskers Rout Nebraska-Omaha, 17-6
Nebraska's ten-run second inning, its first in four years, proved to be more than enough as the Huskers rolled over the UNO Mavericks 17-6 on Wednesday evening at Hawks Field. Eight of the nine Husker starters recorded a hit, while Austin Darby and Michael Pritchard combined to go 6-for-8 with seven RBI.
Husker head coach Bo Pelini and his staff picked up another recruit for the 2015 football signing class. Wide receiver Spencer Tears ('teers') from HL Richards High School in Oak Lawn, Illinois tweeted out this morning that he will sign with....
Husker Games to be Televised on Prime Time Networks
Nebraska’s games this season against Miami and Michigan State will be televised in prime time on the ESPN family of networks. The Huskers host Miami Sept. 20 at Memorial Stadium. Then, two weeks later on Oct. 4, the Huskers will travel to East Lansing to take on the defending Big Ten champions. Both games will be televised on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.
NU Men's Basketball Director Moves to NDSU
The director of basketball operations the past two seasons under Nebraska head coach, Tim Miles, will change jobs as an assistant at North Dakota State University. Jayden Olson will be working for new NDSU coach, David Richman.
Creighton Player Named Associated Press' Player of the Year
Doug McDermott, who finished his career at Creighton as college basketball's fifth-leading scorer, is a near-unanimous selection as The Associated Press' player of the year. McDermott is the 11th three-time All-American and first in almost 30 years. He led the nation in scoring with a 26.7 average while shooting 52.6 percent from the field including 44.9 percent from 3-point range.
Husker Baseball Team Snaps Losing Streak Over UNLV
In front of more than 3,000 fans at Hawks Field and a national television audience on the Big Ten Network, the 15-and-12 Husker baseball team snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-3 win over the UNLV Rebels Sunday afternoon. Nebraska’s offense notched double-digit hits for the 18th time this season with 11.
Neb. Softball Team Defeats Northwestern
An 8-run 5th inning powered the 18th-ranked Nebraska softball team to a 10-1, five-inning victory at #23 Northwestern yesterday (Sunday), as the Huskers won the series with the Wildcats and handed Northwestern its first run-rule defeat of the season. After four straight road games, the Huskers return home Wednesday to host Creighton.
60 Neb. Special Olympics Teams Compete in Lincoln
Over 1,400 Nebraska Special Olympians spent their weekend in Lincoln for the Spring Games. From bowling to basketball, over 60 teams traveled to Lincoln from as far as Scottsbluff and South Sioux City. The Spring Games kicked off Friday with bowling at Sun Valley and Parkway Lanes. Basketball took place Saturday at Lincoln Northeast High School and Abbott Sports Complex.
Neb. Baseball Team Loses to Kansas, Drives Back Home
The 14-and-10 Husker baseball team got behind early and never could come back from an 8-1 deficit after 2 innings, losing 12-6 to the Kansas State Wildcats Wednesday night at Tointon Stadium. The game ended a five-game road trip for the Huskers which started last Friday in Iowa City. Nebraska will return to Hawks Field on Friday, Mar. 28 to host a 3-game series against the UNLV Rebels.
Nebraska Women's Basketball Notches NCAA Tourney Win
Jordan Hooper had 23 points and 11 rebounds, and fourth-seeded Nebraska defeated Fresno State 74-55 in the first round of the NCAA women's tournament Saturday in Los Angeles. Emily Cady added 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Cornhuskers (26-6), the B
Husker Men Fall to Baylor in NCAA Tournament
The Husker Basketball team is finished after one game in the NCAA Tournament. Nebraska coach Tim Miles was ejected from the Cornhuskers' West Region game against Baylor after getting whistled for two technical fouls in the second half. Miles drew his second technical for unsportsmanlike conduct with 11:17 left in the game and Nebraska losing 50-32.
Edwards Named Big Ten Players of the Week
Nebraska softball player Tatum Edwards was named the Big Ten Player of the Week on Monday. The award is the first of Edwards’ career, although she is a four-time Big Ten Pitcher of the Week honoree.....
Huskers Hold First Florida Practice
The Nebraska football team practiced on the campus of the University of North Florida for the first time Friday morning, beginning preparation for the Gator Bowl against No. 23 Georgia. The Huskers and Bulldogs are set to battle Wednesday, New Year's Day, in an 11 a.m game that will be broadcast on ESPN2. The Huskers practiced in helmets, shoulder pads and shorts for just over two hours. It was the first of four scheduled pre-game practices.