Nebraska women clinch Big Ten tournament double-bye with win over Penn State

LINCOLN — On senior night for the Nebraska women’s basketball team, a Husker freshman delivered in a biggest way. Center Kate Cain keyed Nebraska’s 59-51 win over Penn State with 14 points, 2... Read More

LINCOLN — Two years ago, after the season had gone off the rails and the coach who recruited them resigned in the wake of an investigation, Emily Wood and Jasmine Cincore had a choice. They could transfer or they could stay, bond with ... Read More

PLATTSMOUTH - Plattsmouth High School is planning a short, but "spirited send-off," for the Blue Devil wrestling team when they depart for the Nebraska School Activities Association State Dual Championships Friday afternoon. Plattsmouth has qualif... Read More

Basketball Nebraska Boys Sub-District Brackets and Results B-1 at Platteview High School C1-1 at NEBRASKA CITY HIGH SCHOOL - FRIDAY AT 5 P.M. C1-2 at Weeping Water High School C2-2 at Wahoo High School D1-1 at Southern High School - POSTP... Read More

LINCOLN — Jake McSteen didn’t need many warmup tosses to know it was going to be one of those games for him. The kind when two of his pitches just weren’t good enough to use. A year ago, that scenario would have left the Nebraska l... Read More

JOHNSON - Beating a team twice in a season is tough enough. Three times is even harder. But, how about four times in one year? That's what the Johnson-Brock boys basketball team will have to do if they want to play in next week's district final game.... Read More

LINCOLN — When Tyler Hildebrand was hired as one of Nebraska’s assistant coaches nearly one year ago, he passed up a chance with USA volleyball to help others reach their Olympic dreams. He would not pass up the next chance. ... Read More

Basketball Girls Regional Tournament Results and Updated Brackets: Class 1A Class 2A Class 3A Class 4A Class 5A  Boys Postseason Brackets and Results Missouri Girls District Tournament Results and Brackets Boys District... Read More

A list of area high school athletes who have signed with college teams. If you have any updates or corrections, please send them to or follow @TheBurnRadio on Twitter. *** Auburn Amanda Brown, Peru State... Read More

LINCOLN — It counts, and it beat the alternative. Nebraska scraped the sludge off its game midway through the second half Tuesday night to go on a 10-point run to take the lead for good, then added an eight-point surge in the final f... Read More

LINCOLN — Nebraska’s already-depleted bullpen took another crushing blow this week with news that right-hander Robbie Palkert will undergo Tommy John elbow reconstruction surgery and miss the rest of the season. Coach Darin Erstad an... Read More