BDS Stuns Deshler in Overtime

FAIRFIELD - Bruning-Davenport/Shickley trailed nearly the entire game, but found a way to win in overtime as they outlasted Deshler 47-46 Thursday in a Class D1 subdistrict final. Deshler got out t... Read More

LINCOLN — It counts, and it beat the alternative. Nebraska scraped the sludge off its game midway through the second half Tuesday night to go on a 10-point run to take the lead for good, then added an eight-point surge in the final f... Read More

LINCOLN — Nebraska’s already-depleted bullpen took another crushing blow this week with news that right-hander Robbie Palkert will undergo Tommy John elbow reconstruction surgery and miss the rest of the season. Coach Darin Erstad an... Read More

Sales of all-session tickets for the Big Ten baseball tournament will go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. The five-day tournament begins May 23 at TD Ameritrade Park. Nebraska and the Metropolitan Entertainment and Convention Authority will be co-hos... Read More

FIRTH - A strong defensive effort helped Fairbury take down Wilber-Clatonia 42-29 Monday in the first round of the C1-1 Subdistrict. Fairbury's defensive pressure made it a struggle for Wilber-Clatonia to score early in the game, holding them to j... Read More

World-Herald columnist Tom Shatel’s Sunday piece on college football fan attendance is a must-read. Even Nebraska — sellout king — has to consider its entire presentation, from the time fans can come into Memorial Stadium until 30 minutes... Read More

UNDATED - Postseason play has begun and the latest NCN Sports Now girls basketball rankings are in. Voting this week: Jon Kipper, Hunter Arterburn, Eric McKay, Michael Shively, Andrew Lacy and Chris Whitney. Records according to NSAA   ... Read More

UNDATED - The final rankings of the boys basketball regular season have been released. The rankings cover games through Saturday, Feb. 17. Each number one team was unanimous except for Class D2, where Riverside received on first-place vote. Voting in... Read More

ATLANTA — Nebraska’s seven-game winning streak ended Sunday with a 3-0 loss to Boston College at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. First team All-ACC pitcher Jessica Dreswick surrendered three hits to earn the shutout. Only Taylor Otte, Aly... Read More

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Nebraska’s 72-66 loss to Big Ten cellar-dweller Illinois, which broke a six-game winning streak, will go in the record book as occurring on Sunday. NU coach Tim Miles isn’t so sure the game wasn’t lost a coup... Read More

TEMPE, Arizona — Matt Warren gave up a run just minutes into his long-awaited return to a real baseball game. But the sixth-year senior settled in from there, and Nebraska followed suit in a 5-3 comeback win over Washington State on Sunday aft... Read More