Husker women find range from behind the arc in fourth quarter to defeat Minnesota

LINCOLN — The Nebraska women’s basketball team found more fourth quarter magic right about the time it finally found its shooting stroke. After missing every 3-pointer in the first th... Read More

On a field more than 3,700 miles from his future college, Noa Pola-Gates finally made public the decision he had a full year to think about. For Nebraska, it was all worth the wait. A consensus four-star safety, Pola-Gates chose the... Read More

Freshman Payton Brotzki missed a contested layup in the paint on one end of the floor, surrendered a 3-pointer on the other end and then got an earful from her coach about those miscues during the ensuing timeout. It could have been the ... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH, Neb. — Five champions paced Class A No. 1 Millard South to the team title at the Plattsmouth Invitational on Saturday. The Patriots had winners in Caleb Coyle (106 pounds), Conor Knopick (126), Antrell Taylor (132), Tyler ... Read More

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Ieva Turke won the long jump and finished second to teammate Angela Mercurio in the triple jump Saturday as Nebraska claimed five titles at the Simmons-Harvey Big Ten Invitational. Turke’s marks of 19 feet, 7 inche... Read More

After Syracuse’s girls held Elmwood-Murdock to eight points in the first half of a 58-27 win, Elmwood-Murdock’s boys held the Rockets to single digits in every quarter while winning 46-20. The Knights’ Carter Bornemeier, with 12 points, was... Read More

LINCOLN, Neb. – Michael Dickerson had come up empty in past hunts, but he finally got his Nebraska trophy this past September. Dickerson of Davison, Michigan, now holds the Nebraska record typical mule deer taken by archery. He stalked and shot th... Read More

Basketball Girls Alma 52, Medicine Valley 22 Amherst 41, Wilcox-Hildreth 21 Aquinas Catholic 52, Kearney Catholic 30 Archbishop Bergan 49, Columbus Scotus 33 Battle Creek 65, Pierce 62 (OT) Bennington 51, Columbus 47 Bertrand 54, Southwest ... Read More

Mark Manning added an extra element to practice this week ahead of the Huskers’ trip to take on the nation’s No. 1 team. The coach filled the practice room with crowd noise in preparation for Nebraska’s dual at Penn State. Seventh-... Read More

When Kyle Pelan scored the game’s first basket, at least half of the crowd in the Omaha Skutt gym got goose bumps and the rest applauded. When Elkhorn Mount Michael pulled out the 48-44 win over the Top 10 No. 7 SkyHawks, everyone stoo... Read More

Nebraska coach Scott Frost has been good for the sale of Husker gear. NU Athletic Director Bill Moos said Friday on “The Bottom Line” that apparel sales are up “30 to 35 percent” since the hiring of Frost in December 2017. “... Read More