Thursday's local scoreboard

Baseball Nebraska @ Beatrice: Hastings VS Beatrice @ Bellevue West: Omaha Northwest VS Bellevue West @ Bennington: Arlington VS Bennington @ Columbus: Lincoln Southwest VS Columbus @ Crete: Br... Read More

NCAA basketball fans should prepare for CenturyLink Center Omaha's metal detectors, clear-bag policy

NCAA basketball fans headed to CenturyLink Center Omaha should prepare to pass through metal detectors and follow the facility's clear bag policy. What to expect this weekend: Fans will line up outside the arena doors. Fans... Read More

Former Jay Kyle Korver takes leave of absence from Cavaliers following brother's death

Former Creighton standout and Cavaliers forward Kyle Korver has been excused from the team to be with family following the death of a younger brother. The team issued a statement late Tuesday night saying Korver's brother, Kirk, died ear... Read More

Storm Chasers will rebrand as Cazadores de Tormentas for series embracing Hispanic culture

Only days away from opening their 50th season with their first exhibition game with the Kansas City Royals in 18 years, the Omaha Storm Chasers have announced another upcoming venture. The Pacific Coast League franchise is one of 33 team... Read More

Tuesday's local scoreboard

Baseball Nebraska @ Omaha North: Auburn VS Omaha North - CANCELLED @ Omaha Roncalli Catholic: Nebraska City VS Omaha Roncalli Catholic - CANCELLED Missouri St. Joe Christian 9, East Atchison 4 Soccer Nebraska Girls Blair 4, Benning... Read More

Ticket prices for Omaha's NCAA tournament games are way higher than other Sweet 16 sites

Excitement for the Sweet 16, and perhaps the presence of some men’s college basketball royalty, has pushed up ticket prices in Omaha. Way up. Data collected by online ticket reseller Vivid Seats shows prices for Friday’s Midwest R... Read More

Creighton women's basketball ends season with loss to UCLA in second round of NCAA tournament

LOS ANGELES — On the UCLA campus near Pauley Pavilion, there is a facility called Drake Stadium best known for hosting track events. Monday’s NCAA women’s basketball tournament game between Creighton and UCLA might have seemed like... Read More

Comebacks, including on from injury, propelled Nebraska Wesleyan to Division III basketball title

LINCOLN — As Nate Schimonitz looked at the shoulder-to-shoulder crowd Monday afternoon in Snyder Arena — hundreds there to celebrate Nebraska Wesleyan’s Division III men’s basketball national championship — he had a few stray thoughts a... Read More

Mayor Recognizes Champions In Basketball, Academic Decathlon

NEBRASKA CITY - Mayor Bryan Bequette recognized Lourdes' varsity basketball team for its third consecutive state championship and students' continued mastery of the academic decathlon with proclamations at Monday’s city council meeting. He intro... Read More

Monday's local scoreboard

Baseball Nebraska Bellevue East 6, Ralston 5 Creighton Preparatory School 4, Waverly 3 Elkhorn 17, Plattsmouth 1 Millard North 9, Bellevue West 0 Wayne 3, Arlington 2 @ Nebraska City: Bennington VS Nebraska City - CANCELLED Missouri ... Read More

NCAA tournament: Duke, Kansas, Clemson and Syracuse reach Omaha for Sweet 16

Fighting out of the blue corner, you have Kansas and Duke. Fighting out of the orange corner, Syracuse and Clemson. The matchups for Friday's Midwest Regional semifinals at the CenturyLink Center are set: Top-seeded Kansas will face N... Read More