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Emily Cady gets hot in the closing minutes at NU grabs their first B1G win

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Emily Cady scored seven of Nebraska’s final 11 points in the game in an 11-1 surge over the final 3:02 to turn a 66-60 deficit into a 71-67 victory for No. 19 Nebraska over Michigan State at the Breslin Center on Thursday night.  With the victory, Nebraska improved to 11-3 overall and 1-2 in the […] Read More »

Creighton drops to 0-3 in conference play for the first time since ’93-’94

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An early 20-5 DePaul lead proved to be too large of a hill to climb as the Creighton men’s basketball team dropped a 70-60 decision to the Blue Demons on Wednesday, Jan. 7.  Both teams are now 9-7 on the season. DePaul is off to its first 3-0 start in BIG EAST Conference play in […] Read More »

Girls basketball scores from 1/6/15

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Ainsworth 58, Burwell 47 Alma 47, Elwood 41 Archbishop Bergan 40, Logan View 31 Axtell 41, Southern Valley 40 Bellevue East 68, Omaha South 41 Boyd County 69, Santee 19 Broken Bow 58, Amherst 46 Cambridge 50, Norton, KS 49 Clarkson/Leigh 48, North Bend Central 46 Clearwater/Orchard 34, Plainview 32 College View Academy 25, Dorchester […] Read More »

Boys basketball scores from 1/6/15

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Adams Central 52, Minden 40 Ainsworth 71, Burwell 26 Arthur County 49, Hyannis 46 Bancroft-Rosalie 61, Cedar Bluffs 57 Battle Creek 53, Stanton 50 Beatrice 53, Norris 33 Bellevue West 67, Omaha Bryan 27 Chase County 81, Dundy County-Stratton 44 Clarkson/Leigh 58, North Bend Central 47 Clearwater/Orchard 58, Plainview 39 College View Academy 45, Dorchester […] Read More »

UNK’s Beranek named MIAA men’s hoops player of the week

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Nebraska-Kearney’s Connor Beranek has been named the MIAA Men’s Basketball Athlete of the Week. Connor had 17 points & 16 rebounds (all defensive) in the Lopers’ 65-64 home win over 8th-ranked Central Missouri on Saturday night. Rebounding a missed shot with 14 seconds to go, he was fouled on the play. He hit the two free throws […] Read More »

Big night from Shields not enough as Hawkeyes hold down Huskers

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Despite a game-high 25 points from Shavon Shields, the Nebraska basketball team fell at Iowa, 70-59, on Monday evening in Iowa City. Shields posted his third straight 20-point game and sixth of the season as the Huskers drop to 8-6, 0-2 Big Ten. Nebraska was in foul trouble most of the first half, and trailed by eight […] Read More »

Creighton women rally to tip Kansas in overtime

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While many are talking about the Kansas men and their upset loss at the hands of Temple, the Creighton women’s basketball team did quite a number on the Jayhawks as well.  Sophomore MC McGrory forced overtime with a 25-footer at the buzzer, and freshman Sydney Lamberty’s lay-up with 8.8 seconds in overtime lifted the Bluejays to […] Read More »

Nebraska, playing catch up all night, falls short against Hawaii

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The Nebraska Cornhuskers are in the consolation bracket of the Diamond Head Classic after their 66-58 loss to host Hawaii, early Tuesday morning from Honolulu.  The game tipped off at midnight, CT.  Aaron Valdes scored 15 points and Isaac Fleming 10 for.  The Huskers will face Loyola-Marymount next. Hawaii opened on an 8-0 run, but […] Read More »

Creighton’s comeback comes up short

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Creighton dug itself too deep a hole at The Super Pit and could not recover, dropping its final non-conference game of the year 62-58 to North Texas. Creighton fell to 9-4, while North Texas improved to 6-4. Creighton fell behind 35-18 at the half, shooting just 29.2 percent, including 2-of-14 from deep, and were outrebounded […] Read More »

Theriot drops 30 in NU women’s victory over High Point

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All-American Rachel Theriot erupted for a season-high 31 points and Tear’a Laudermill pitched in 22 as No. 12 Nebraska rolled to an 83-57 women’s win over defending Big South Conference champion High Point at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Saturday. With the victory, Nebraska closed non-conference play with a 10-1 record, while High Point, which returned […] Read More »

Lamberty wins freshman honor again in the Big East

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Freshman Sydney Lamberty liked being the BIG EAST Freshman of the Week so much, she decided to keep the title a second week.  Lamberty earned the honor for the second consecutive week on Monday, Dec. 15. Lamberty averaged 12.7 points, 5.7 rebounds and 5.0 assists in a 2-1 week for the Bluejays, with the lone […] Read More »

Freshman leaves Yori’s basketball program

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Nebraska women’s basketball coach Connie Yori announced Tuesday that freshman Kaylee Page has left the program.  Page, who averaged 5.6 minutes in five games for the Huskers, played four first-half minutes at Alabama Sunday. She scored the only two points of her career in 11 minutes in Nebraska’s win over Alcorn State on Nov. 16. […] Read More »

Creighton wins their 24th at home needing double OT

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The Creighton Men’s Basketball team improved to 8-2 with its 24th straight home win, rallying for a 91-88 victory in double-overtime over South Dakota on Tuesday night.  The Bluejays led by nine with 2:59 left in regulation, but USD scored on six straight possessions, including a three-pointer by Tyler Larson at the final horn. Creighton […] Read More »

Creighton rallies from down 17 to tip Northern Iowa

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Trailing 36-20 at halftime, freshman Sydney Lamberty led the Creighton women’s basketball team back with her first career double-double to claim a 58-56 win at Northern Iowa on Monday.  She finished with 14 points and 11 rebounds as the Bluejays rallied to improve to 4-4 on the season. After a bucket to open the second […] Read More »

Creighton comes back from 10-point deficit to beat Nebraska

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The Creighton men’s basketball team handed Nebraska just its second home loss at Pinnacle Bank Arena, overcoming a double-digit deficit to post a 65-55 victory before 15,782 fans on Sunday.  Creighton’s win was its fourth in a row in the series, all by double-figures, and 13th in the last 16 regular-season meetings over its I-80 […] Read More »