Huskers claim Big ten championship

Huskers claim Big ten championship

Omaha-Gabe Swansen’s game-winning RBI double in the ninth inning delivered Nebraska its fifth conference championship in program history with a 2-1 win over Penn State in front of 13,300 fans on Sunday morning at Charles Schwab Field in Omaha. Nebraska (39-20) totaled two runs on six hits with an error,…
Huskers to play for Big Ten title

Huskers to play for Big Ten title

Four Huskers homered en route to a 10-4 victory over Indiana in front of 10,869 fans on Saturday night at Charles Schwab Field in Omaha. With the win, the Huskers advance to the Big Ten Championship game against Penn State tomorrow at 10 a.m., Nebraska's first championship game appearance since…
Huskers eliminate Ohio State from Big Ten Tournament

Huskers eliminate Ohio State from Big Ten Tournament

Gabe Swansen drove in a career-high six runs with four hits, including a three-run home run, in Nebraska’s 12-5 win over Ohio State on Friday afternoon at Charles Schwab Field in Omaha. Nebraska (36-20) scored 12 runs on 13 hits and an error, while Ohio State (29-26) totaled five runs…
Broken Bow seniors set for big Memorial Weekend

Broken Bow seniors set for big Memorial Weekend

BROKEN BOW - Paul Brown Field will be busy over the holiday weekend as the Broken Bow Senior Legion baseball team hosts games all three days. The seniors are off to a strong start to the season after a 15-0 blowout of Overton to improve to 2-0. Bow will open…
Legion Baseball Scores 5 – 22

Legion Baseball Scores 5 – 22

Kearney Misko Sports over North Platte FNBO Nationals 5-1 Gothenburg Melons seniors over Kearney Jersey's 11-1 Broken Bow seniors over Overton Bandits seniors 15-0 Minden seniors over Hi-Line seniors 18-1 Minden juniors over Hi-Line juniors 12-4 Gothenburg Melons juniors over Kearney Jersey's juniors 12-2 Kearney Pinnacle Bank Post 52 over…
Huskers bounce back to beat Purdue in Big Ten Tournament

Huskers bounce back to beat Purdue in Big Ten Tournament

Brett Sears and Drew Christo combined to toss a two-hitter, as the duo retired 19 of the last 20 Boilermakers in Nebraska’s 6-2 win over Purdue on Wednesday night at Charles Schwab Field in Omaha. Nebraska (35-20) scored six runs on 12 hits and an error, while Purdue (33-24) totaled…
Three area golfers post top 15 finishes at state

Three area golfers post top 15 finishes at state

NORTH PLATTE - Three area golfers finished in the top 15 on the leaderboard Wednesday at the Class D state tournament. Aaron Bartak and Colin Cooksley of Anselmo-Merna and Brady Haake of Sandhills/Thedford all had better scores in the second round than the first. Bartak's 5-over 77 gave him a…
Caron Tabbed Semifinalist for Buster Posey Award

Caron Tabbed Semifinalist for Buster Posey Award

Nebraska catcher Josh Caron was named one of 16 semifinalists for the Buster Posey National Collegiate Catcher of the Year Award, the Greater Wichita Area Sports Commission announced Wednesday morning. Formerly known as the Johnny Bench Award, the National Collegiate Catcher Award was established in 2000, as Caron joins Justin…
Friday night game set for Memorial Stadium

Friday night game set for Memorial Stadium

The Big Ten Conference and FOX have announced details of the network’s Friday Night Football package for the 2024 season, including Nebraska’s home matchup at Memorial Stadium against Illinois. The Huskers’ game with the Illini will be played on Friday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m. CT, with the game televised…