Creighton baseball claims season series over Nebraska for second straight season

The Creighton senior whose sixth-inning home run decided Tuesday’s rivalry game said a pregame conversation with his hitting coach helped him snap out of his recent funk. The message Ja... Read More

NEBRASKA CITY - Once the top half of the 7th inning rolled around, there was little question. Nebraska City baseball coach Kyle Furgeson was going to send his starting pitcher, junior Jordan Williams, out to the mound to try and wrap up his second... Read More

Devine Ozigbo may not have been on many teams’ draft boards before the season, but he definitely was after it. The Husker ran for more than 1,000 yards and 12 touchdowns during his senior season, breaking out as the lead back in Scott ... Read More

Top 10, Record, Previous Rank 1. Millard West, 19-0, 1 2. Elkhorn South, 11-3, 4 3. Lincoln Southwest, 13-5, 5 4. Omaha Burke, 11-4, 2 5. Omaha Creighton Prep, 11-7, 3 6. Omaha Central, 13-7, NR ... Read More

IOWA CITY — Reece Eddins pitched seven strong innings as Nebraska avoided a sweep with a 3-2 win over Iowa in the series finale Sunday. One day after Husker pitchers allowed 17 hits and 17 runs — including a combined 13 in the fifth ... Read More

LINCOLN — A five-run sixth inning Sunday helped No. 18 Minnesota pull away for a 9-3 Big Ten softball victory over Nebraska and a sweep of the three-game series. Minnesota (32-10, 13-1), built a 2-0 lead with single runs in the top of ... Read More

Former Huskers Jordan Burroughs and Colton McCrystal won gold medals in their weight classes Sunday at the Pan Am Championships in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Burroughs, a four-time World champion, won his third Pan Am Championships title, defeat... Read More

The World-Herald's Kevin White compiled a leaderboard for Western Iowa prep track and field with the help of quickstatsiowa.com. * * * Note: Through April 18; c — converted from hand-held timing (.24 added) Boys 100 M... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Enjoy a day of fun, food and fungi April 27 at the 8th Annual Outdoor Adventure at Indian Cave State Park. The day’s activities include a mushroom hunting contest, Morel Mile run and 5k race, biscuits and gravy breakfast, hayrack... Read More

NEW YORK — An Omaha-born world champion came to the Big Apple to defend his title belt against a challenger no one gave a chance, only to be stunned in one of the biggest upsets in boxing history. That isn't the story of Terence "Bud... Read More

Nebraska secured a commitment from Haanif Cheatham, a graduate transfer from Florida Gulf Coast. The 6-foot-5, 195-pound guard took an official visit in Lincoln on Saturday. He told The World-Herald everything just felt right, so he pull... Read More