Potts Claims Eighth Big Ten Freshman Weekly Honor

Potts Claims Eighth Big Ten Freshman Weekly Honor

Natalie Potts brought home her eighth Big Ten Freshman-of-the-Week award of the 2023-24 season, when the conference announced its honors on Monday, March 4. Potts closed out the regular season with 14 points, five rebounds, and a career-high-tying four assists at Illinois on Sunday. The 6-2 forward from O'Fallon, Mo.,…
Husker women fall in final seconds at Illinois

Husker women fall in final seconds at Illinois

Champaign, Ill. - The Nebraska women's basketball team rallied from a seven-point halftime deficit to take a seven-point fourth-quarter lead, but the Huskers were unable to knock down the winning shot in a 74-73 loss at Illinois on Sunday afternoon. Jaz Shelley led Nebraska's big rally in the first 15 minutes…
Huskers win on Senior Day

Huskers win on Senior Day

Keisei Tominaga scored seven of his team-high 18 points in a span of 48 seconds in the second half, as Nebraska held off Rutgers, 67-56, Sunday evening. Tominaga, making his final regular-season appearance at Pinnacle Bank Arena, took over after Rutgers whittled a 16-point second-half lead to 54-58 with 7:05…
WNCC baseball has won seven straight after sweep of Dawson on Saturday

WNCC baseball has won seven straight after sweep of Dawson on Saturday

The Western Nebraska Community College baseball team evened their overall record at 8-8 after taking the 4-game series with Dawson Community College on Friday and Saturday at Cleveland Field. After defeating Dawson 17-4 and 10-2 on Friday, the Cougars continued playing strong defense and timely hitting on Saturday, topping the…
Huskers earn sweep on Sunday

Huskers earn sweep on Sunday

A pair of throwing miscues from Charleston capped off Nebraska’s third late-inning comeback victory of the weekend as they took down the Cougars, 5-3, on Sunday afternoon to secure a series sweep at Patriots Point. Nebraska (7-3) scored five runs on 10 hits with two errors, while College of Charleston…
Huskers lose to Mizzou

Huskers lose to Mizzou

The Nebraska softball team got a solid outing from its freshmen pitchers Sunday but the Husker offense managed only one run in a 5-1 defeat to No. 14 Missouri. Caitlin Olensky (2-2) pitched well in defeat. In a career-high 5.2 innings, Olensky allowed four runs on seven hits. Emmerson Cope…
WNCC softball with seventh-inning comeback to beat Dawson

WNCC softball with seventh-inning comeback to beat Dawson

The Western Nebraska Community College softball team split a pair of games with Dawson Community College in the Cougars home opener on Friday. The first game was all Dawson as the Bucs scored six runs in the fourth and fifth inning to take the 8-0 win. The second game was…
WNCC wraps up regular season with win over Trinidad

WNCC wraps up regular season with win over Trinidad

TRINIDAD, Colo. – The Western Nebraska Community College women’s basketball team wrapped up the regular season by putting four in double figures with a 77-60 win over Trinidad State College Saturday afternoon at Trinidad, Colorado. WNCC wraps up the regular season at 26-4 and will get ready to host a…
High School Basketball Scores from 3-1-24

High School Basketball Scores from 3-1-24

Girls State Basketball Semifinals Class AMillard West 59, Lincoln North Star 25Bellevue West 57, Lincoln Southwest 51 Class BOmaha Skutt 45, Gretna East 28Elkhorn North 59, Beatrice 49 Class C-1Lincoln Christian 52, Bridgeport 32Sidney 37, Grand Island Central Catholic 35 Class C-2Yutan 45, Bishop Neumann 39Crofton 51, Elmwood-Murdock 28 Class…