HIGHLIGHTS: Norfolk Advances to District Finals With Win Over Grand Island

NORFOLK - The Grand Island boys basketball team succeeded in slowing the game down, but they couldn't find the shots they needed to upset the District A-6 top seed. Norfolk stayed patient and moved... Read More

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. — Playing its school-record eighth consecutive game against a ranked opponent, the Nebraska softball team lost 5-0 on Friday to undefeated Tennessee at the Mary Nutter Classic. The Volunteers (13-0) scored three ... Read More

LINCOLN - Tied at 30, Norris' Anna Barent hit a shot near the three point line in the corner to send the Norris Titans to the State Tournament at the buzzer. Down by one at half, the Titans locked down their defense, holding Seward to only 13 sec... Read More

CRETE - The Meridian girls basketball team looked like it was in trouble, but erased a seven point fourth quarter deficit to beat Lourdes Central Catholic 42-39 Friday night in the district final. After a close first quarter, Lourdes seemed to tak... Read More

LINCOLN - After setting the state record in the 100 yard backstroke a year ago, three time state champion, Grand Island's Matthew Novinski, set a new mark on Friday. GRAND ISLAND Novinski swam the event in 48.89 seconds, better than his 49.09... Read More

LINCOLN - Due to blizzard conditions up north, the Sacred Heart district final matchup will be moved back a day. Sacred Heart (23-1) will now take on Humphrey St. Francis (14-11) at 4 p.m. on Saturday at Southeast Community College-Lincoln. The ga... Read More

CRETE - The Doane Softball team is off to another great start, and one of their players joined News Channel Nebraska on Thursday. Brittney Amezquita, a Junior Utility Player, is batting .393 on the season, and has started all nine games this seaso... Read More

FAIRBURY - After a double overtime thriller on Tuesday, the Diller-Odell Griffins are one win away from a State Tournament appearance following their win Thursday night. They were able to defeat Pioneer Conference foe, Southern, 42-37, in the C2-1... Read More

LINCOLN - Beatrice struggled offensively in the second half, and saw their season come to an end on Thursday night after a loss to Seward, 45-33. Aside from two extremely deep Michaela Jones' three-pointers late in the game, the Lady O only score... Read More

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Nebraska coach Tim Miles likes to say no basketball game is ever won in the first half, but Michigan State offered plenty of evidence Thursday night to the contrary. The Spartans rung up a season-high 49 first-hal... Read More

SURPRISE, Ariz. — The reigning Pac-12 pitcher of the week was dealing. His offense backed him up with clutch hit after clutch hit. It added up to a lopsided loss for a Nebraska baseball team that missed its first opportunity this sprin... Read More