59 from sophomores Jordan Bohannon and Tyler Cook lift Hawkeyes against UAB

GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (AP) — Jordan Bohannon made six 3-pointers and scored 30 points, Tyler Cook added 29 points and Iowa snapped a two-game losing streak at the Cayman Islands Classic wi... Read More

City Loosens Purse Strings For Softball Complex Lights

NEBRASKA CITY -Finance Commissioner Gloria Glover cast what she called a reluctant vote in favor of expanding a $280,000 lighting project for Nebraska City’s softball complex. On Nov. 6, commissioners approved a $175,000 purchase agreement from ... Read More

Creighton offense hits 100 in Hall of Fame Classic victory over UCLA

KANSAS CITY — It was the shootout everyone expected between Creighton and No. 23 UCLA, and the Jays ended up with the most productive scoring night in a 100-89 victory at the Sprint Center Monday. CU (4-0) built a lead with a 7-0 run ... Read More

List: High school recruits sign with college teams

A list of area high school athletes who have signed with college teams. If you have any updates or corrections, please send them to hunter@newschannelnebraska.com or follow @TheBurnRadio on Twitter. *** Falls City Regan Deckinger - Sout... Read More

Eastern Midlands Conference Hands Out Fall Sports Postseason Honors

Football, volleyball and softball players from Nebraska City and Plattsmouth were named to Eastern Midlands Conference All-Conference teams. The Blue Devils were represented by senior Noah Meneses and junior Trevor Nielsen on the all-conference fo... Read More

‘The Wave’ to kid patients at Iowa hospital is college football's heartwarming new tradition

IOWA CITY (AP) — Nine-year-old Maddox Smith can no longer play football — not after being treated for a golf ball-size brain tumor and a rare genetic disorder that caused tumors to grow on his nerve cells. Maddox has spent many days in the... Read More

Bearcats go down

Ashland 21, Northwest Missouri 18 Storyline: Travis Tarnowski threw three touchdown passes as Ashland earned an NCAA Division II playoff win over the two-time defending champion Bearcats. Northwest pulled within 21-18 when Omaha North gradu... Read More

Safety in tree stands ought to be a priority

Hunting is one of the safest activities you can enjoy. Education classes and an emphasis on limiting risks have made sure of that. There’s just one caveat, says Jeff Rawlinson, the assistant administrator for communication for... Read More

Cyclones clinch first winning conference record since 2000 with win over Baylor

WACO, Texas (AP) — Hakeem Butler made an over-the-shoulder catch and broke away from two defenders for an Iowa State touchdown. Butler’s highlight 67-yard catch-and-run score on a pass from freshman Zeb Noland just before halftime pu... Read More

Upset of Iowa means bowl hope for Boilermakers

IOWA CITY (AP) — First-year coach Jeff Brohm has Purdue’s rebuild ahead of schedule. With a win next week against Indiana, with the Old Oaken Bucket at stake, the Boilermakers would be bowling for the first time since the 2012 season... Read More

Outdoor notes: Pheasants released for holiday weekend; Archery on tap at Platte River

LINCOLN — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will release rooster pheasants at 14 wildlife management areas in time for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. The 14 areas are: Oak Valley (Madison County), Wilkinson (Platte County), She... Read More