Husker notes: Adrian Martinez steps up as a leader as competition for his backup remains tight

LINCOLN — Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez was pleased with the effort of the offense on the team’s first day back from spring break. The sophomore starter said he’s working on ... Read More

MESA, Ariz. — The Chicago Cubs have designated reliever Brian Duensing for assignment. The Cubs also announced Sunday they had signed Tim Collins to a one-year deal, and then optioned the left-hander to Triple-A Iowa. Collins had no re... Read More

Baseball Nebraska Beatrice 5, Seward 3 Bellevue East 8, Omaha North 3 Creighton Preparatory School 10, Omaha Northwest 9 Douglas County West 10, Fort Calhoun 6 Lincoln North Star 4, Lincoln Northeast 3 Millard West 6, Papillion-LaVista 1 Mo... Read More

ANN ARBOR, Michigan — Nebraska’s softball losing streak grew to 10 Sunday as the Huskers were routed 12-0 in five innings by Michigan. Meghan Beaubien pitched another gem for the No. 25-ranked Wolverines, allowing just one hit while... Read More

COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Maryland scored five runs in the bottom of the ninth, but Creighton held on for an 8-6 win Sunday to complete a weekend sweep of the Terrapins. Creighton led 1-0 through six innings and appeared to take control whe... Read More

LINCOLN — Reece Eddins was commanding his changeup and curveball. Hitters pounded his downhill-tilting fastball into the ground time and again. Five scoreless innings later, Nebraska may have found its third starter for Big Ten season... Read More

LINCOLN — There are distractions aplenty around the Hendricks Training Complex. Most not even concerning the Nebraska basketball team. On Saturday, there was a local swim meet being held at the pool. Racks of suits and shirts and go... Read More

PITTSBURGH — Tyler Berger’s hopes of winning the 157-pound national title were stopped by an old nemesis. Penn State’s Jason Nolf defeated the Nebraska senior for the third time in the past nine weeks Saturday night, taking control... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Get started in the sport of target shooting in a safe, welcoming environment with a First Shots class. These seminars, held at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center, include individual and group training, an introduc... Read More

Baseball Nebraska Ralston at Auburn - POSTPONED Falls City at Omaha South (DH) Nebraska City at Platte Valley - POSTPONED Bellevue West 7, Omaha Bryan 2 Bennington 14, Concordia/Brownell Talbot/Omaha Christian Academy 8 Omaha Central 4, Omah... Read More

SPRINGFIELD - Eight days after they were originally supposed to start the high school baseball season, Nebraska City finally had its first pitch on Friday in Springfield. Their first three games were postponed due to weather or field conditions. T... Read More