Evan Taylor, Isaiah Roby effective in new roles for Huskers after coach Tim Miles shuffles lineup

LINCOLN — One Nebraska basketball player who was removed from the starting lineup Monday night played as if he wants to get back in it. Another who made his first start of the season pe... Read More

James Palmer's last-second 3-pointer gives Huskers win over Illinois

LINCOLN — If Nebraska’s goal in Big Ten men’s basketball is to survive and advance, the Huskers did the bare minimum Monday night against the last winless team in the league. Guard James Palmer hit a leaning 3-pointer from the ... Read More

Nebraska sophomore center Jordy Tshimanga will return to the men's basketball team

Nebraska starting center Jordy Tshimanga, who left the team last Thursday and asked for a scholarship release, will return to the team Tuesday, coach Tim Miles said. Tshimanga, who didn’t attend Monday’s home game against Illinois,... Read More

Tim Miles says James Palmer will continue to be a go-to guy for Huskers

LINCOLN — In a 30- to 35-game basketball season, even the most productive players will post an occasional clunker. For Nebraska’s leading scorer James Palmer, his first came in Game 19 — Friday’s 76-74 overtime loss at Penn State... Read More

Newly committed Breon Dixon could play a variety of defensive positions for Huskers

LINCOLN — Nebraska football’s immediate roster makeover continued Sunday when the Huskers accepted their second transfer player in a week. Ole Miss transfer Breon Dixon committed to NU and will start classes next week. He joins qu... Read More

Nebraska women's basketball lands first 2019 commit in Connecticut guard Makenzie Helms

LINCOLN — Makenzie Helms felt the hair on the back of her neck stand up and thought, yep, this must be the place. So the Nebraska women’s basketball team picked up its first commit for the 2019 recruiting class. Helms, a 5-foot-8 gua... Read More

Huskers' Super Bowl streak guaranteed to go on

With Minnesota's miraculous, last-play win over New Orleans on Sunday, the Huskers' streak of having a player on a Super Bowl roster is guaranteed to reach a quarter century. Jeremiah Sirles and the Vikings will face Nate Gerry and the E... Read More

Husker women nearly upset No. 23 Michigan, but fall in overtime after controversial call

LINCOLN — They heard the boos at the whistle that helped deny the Nebraska women an upset. But Husker guards Hannah Whitish and Jasmine Cincore didn’t look up at the Pinnacle Bank Arena video screens to see if the foul called on Nice... Read More

Legendary announcer Keith Jackson held Nebraska football fans in high regard

There’s a room named after legendary play-by-play announcer Keith Jackson in the Memorial Stadium press box. Jackson, whose signature phrases like “Whoa, Nelly!” made him the down-home voice of college football during more than fiv... Read More

Huskers win 21 events at season-opening Graduate Classic track and field meet

LINCOLN ­— Nebraska track and field won 14 events Saturday to bring the Huskers’ two-day total to 21 individual titles at the indoor season-opening Graduate Classic. The Huskers dominated Saturday’s field events, winning seven of... Read More

Nebraska basketball rallies to force overtime, but falls short in final seconds at Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Nebraska made up a 16-point deficit in the second half Friday night at Penn State to force overtime. The Huskers then took the lead three times in the extra period. But a 17-foot jumper from guard Tony Carr with ... Read More