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New Attendance Record Set at CWS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Attendance at the College World Series in Omaha was the highest in the 71-year history of the event.

Custer County DYO Raffle Drawing and Burger Bash June 30

BROKEN BOW - The Custer County Diamond Youth Organization (DYO) and area baseball and softball players have recently been selling raffle tickets to raise funds for surface improvements for our community ball fields.

Husker Women to Host Clemson in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

LINCOLN - The Nebraska women's basketball team will collide with Clemson in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Thursday, Nov. 30, the Big Ten Conference announced on Wednesday.

Nebraska Native Don Meyer to be Inducted to Small College Basketball Hall of Fame.

ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) - Legendary men's basketball coach Don Meyer is being inducted into the Small College Basketball Hall of Fame.

Florida Wins First Ever CWS Championship

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Florida scored four runs in the eighth inning to pull away from LSU, and the Gators beat their Southeastern Conference rival 6-1 Tuesday night to complete a two-game sweep in the College World Series finals for their first national tit

Review Says USA Gymnastics Needs 'Culture Change'

UNDATED (AP) - A former federal prosecutor says USA Gymnastics needs a "complete cultural change" to better protect athletes from sexual abuse.

Florida Edges LSU in Game 1 of CWS Finals

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Brady Singer struck out a career-high 12 in seven innings, Jonathan India doubled in two runs, and Florida beat LSU 4-3 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night.

Former Huskers, Packers RB Ahman Green Charged With Child Abuse

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Former Green Bay Packers and Nebraska Cornhuskers running back Ahman Green has been charged with felony child abuse after his 15-year-old daughter told police he punched her in the face.

Creighton's Patton Dealt to T-Wolves After Being Drafted by Chicago

BROOKLYN, N.Y.. -- Justin Patton became Creighton's second men's basketball player in four years to be selected in the First Round of the NBA Draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., when the 7-footer was drafted No. 16 over

Husker Women's Basketball Lands Top 100 Recruit

LINCOLN - One of the top 100 players nationally in the 2017 high school senior class will join the Nebraska women's basketball program for the 2017-18 season, as Coach Amy Williams announced on Friday that 6-5 center Kate Cain will join the Husker pr

Florida Blanks TCU to Advance to CWS Finals

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Alex Faedo pitched three-hit ball for 7 1/3 shutout innings in a second straight strong performance against TCU, and Florida moved to the College World Series finals with a 3-0 win Saturday night.

LSU Pitching Shuts Down Oregon State in CWS Semis

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Caleb Gilbert held No. 1 national seed Oregon State to two hits in 7 1/3 innings, Michael Papierski homered from both sides of the plate and LSU beat the Beavers 6-1 on Saturday to reach the College World Series finals.

MPCC Rodeo Team Returns from Nationals

Mid-Plains Community College cowboy Chandler Comfort is fifth in the nation, following a week of competition in Casper, Wyo.

LSU Eliminates Florida State from CWS

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Jared Poche' became LSU's career wins leader, Jake Slaughter hit a three-run homer, and the Tigers eliminated Florida State from the College World Series with a 7-4 win Wednesday night.

Dan Moore, Mike Brown Inducted to Nebraska 8-Man Football Hall of Fame

HASTINGS - Twelve coaches and two players became charter inductees into the newly established Nebraska Eight-Man Football Hall of Fame during ceremonies held on Saturday, June 17, at the Tom Osborne Family Sports Complex in Hastings, Nebraska.