Big Ten media days: Mike Riley wants Huskers to pull out of Friday night games after this season

CHICAGO — Nebraska coach Mike Riley said Tuesday at Big Ten Media Days that he'd rather not play any more Friday night football games after the Huskers visit Illinois this season. The B... Read More

FAIRBURY – Racing legend Jon Backlund and author Bob Mays will be in attendance for the signing of the new book, The High Banks, Belleville’s Amazing Track and the Men Who Tried to Tame Her, 1910-1997, at the Jefferson County Speedway on Tuesday,... Read More

The fundraisers that have been going on the past couple of weeks for the Fairbury softball teams headed to nationals have raised nearly $5,000 toward the teams' expenses. That includes the slow pitch tournament, raffle, and donations from individuals... Read More

CHICAGO — Is a football game between Nebraska and Youngstown State on the horizon? It’s highly doubtful, but it would be possible now under a scheduling policy change Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany detailed Monday. Three ye... Read More

Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany finally confirmed Monday what has been reported for months regarding TV contracts. The Big Ten has extended its deal with BTN through 2032, while signing six-year contracts with CBS for basketball and with... Read More

AUBURN, Neb. - Kole Jurgens went 3-3 at the plate, including a two-run home run in the fifth inning, and Beatrice advanced to the Class B Area 1 Tournament championship game with a 13-2 win over Hickman Monday evening at Tushla Field in Auburn. Be... Read More

NORTH BEND, Neb. - Josh Kalkwarf went 2-4 at the plate, including a two-run home run, and Wilber advanced to the Class C Area 3 Tournament semi-finals with a 2-0 win over Louisville/Weeping Water Sunday. Mason Heath went 1-2 with a double for Lo... Read More

AUBURN, Neb. - Nebraska City advanced to the Class B Area 1 Tournament championship game in dramatic fashion Sunday afternoon. With the Post 8 Seniors tied at one with Hickman in the bottom of the seventh, Nebraska City's Jace Becker struck out... Read More

The second Director’s Cup archery tournament is Aug. 19 at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln. This event is open to archers of all levels who shoot at varying distances based on age and discipline. There a... Read More

NORTH BEND, NE - Elmwood-Murdock-Nehawka's John Willey threw a five-inning complete game, Carter Bornemeier finished 3-3 with a double and EMN kept their season alive with a 13-2 win over Adams. EMN finished with 12 total hits and score four runs ... Read More

AUBURN, Neb. - Nebraska City eliminated Fairbury from the Class B Area 1 Senior Legion Baseball Tournament, 12-0 in five innings, on Saturday afternoon at Tushla Field in Auburn. With the win the Post 8 Seniors (22-4) will play Hickman in the semi-... Read More