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Pierson-El undergoes surgery on broken foot

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Nebraska football coach Mike Riley says sophomore receiver De’Mornay Pierson-El underwent successful surgery, Thursday, to repair a broken bone in his right foot. The preseason All-American suffered the injury on Tuesday in a non-contact drill. Pierson-El ranked second nationally in punt return average in 2014, and tied for the national lead with three punt return […]

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Reds caught for double play on infield fly rule

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The Reds had a bases-loaded opportunity against the Royals on Wednesday night and a chance to take a lead. Instead, they ran themselves right out of a rally.

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Reds caught for odd double play on infield fly

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Reds outfielder Jason Bourgeois regretted his baserunning gaffe that cost his team. A bases-loaded opportunity against the Royals on Wednesday night and a chance to take a lead was foiled when Bourgeois ran the team right out of a rally because of a mi...

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Pierson-El sidelined with foot injury

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Nebraska sophomore wide receiver De’Mornay Pierson-El will be sidelined six to eight weeks after suffering a foot injury in Tuesday’s practice. Pierson-El ranked second nationally in punt return average in 2014, and tied for the national lead with three punt return touchdowns. He was a second-team All-America selection by the Football Writers Association of America […]

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Reds win 2 key reviews; Yost ejected in 11th

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The Reds had already lost their lead, but a pivotal manager's challenge on a play at the plate kept the club from trailing the Royals in the top of the ninth inning on Tuesday night.

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Key challenge keeps Reds tied with KC in 9th

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The Reds had already lost their lead, but a pivotal manager's challenge on a play at the plate kept the club from trailing the Royals in the top of the ninth inning on Tuesday night.

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Royals’ streak with lead into 8th ends at 111

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When the Royals coughed up a two-run lead en route to a 7-4 loss to the Tigers on Wednesday night, there certainly was a sense of shock inside the postgame clubhouse.

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Husker women earn victory in Australia

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Sophomore Natalie Romeo scored 20 points and dished out five assists to lead four Huskers in double figures, as the Nebraska women’s basketball team won the final game of its Australian Tour with a 76-56 victory over the Sydney Heat on Monday. Romeo knocked down 7-of-14 shots from the field, including 5-of-12 three-pointers to lead […]

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Lincoln wins in extra innings

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The Lincoln Saltdogs erased a three-run deficit enroute to a 6-5 victory over the Gary SouthShore RailCats on Sunday afternoon. An early error cost Lincoln three runs, and Gary stretched the lead to 4-1 with a lead-off homer from Adam Taylor in the third. Lincoln took the lead on an Aaron Payne two-out single in […]

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Late error costly as Storm Chasers can’t hold on to lead against Sounds

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The Omaha Storm Chasers (62-48) held a 3-2 lead in the eighth inning, but three runs in the final two innings by the Nashville Sounds (48-62) handed the Chasers a 5-3 loss. Combined with an Oklahoma City comeback win, and Omaha now has fallen to 5.5 games back in the division race. Scott Alexander came […]

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Saltdogs cannot survive Amarillo comeback

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After the Saltdogs (25-41) scored six straight, Amarillo Thunderheads (30-37) answered with eight in a row to pull away 10-6 and even the series in front of 4,655 fans at Haymarket Park Sunday evening. After Curt Smith’s two-run homer in the fifth extended Lincoln’s lead to 6-2, Amarillo scored five runs in the top of […]

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Cueto posts quality start in Royals debut

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The much-anticipated Royals debut of Johnny Cueto seemed to be following the perfect script. Cueto delivered a quality start against a tough Toronto team on Friday night and had a 6-3 lead after six innings, but the bullpen lost the lead in a 7-6 defeat.

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Ott looks for big finish at Iowa

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Giltner native Drew Ott hopes to lead the Iowa Hawkeyes back to prominence this season. The second team All-Big Ten defensive end made headlines at Big Ten Media Day by eating a raw egg and says after a long off-season he is ready to hit the practice field. Iowa finished 7-6 last season and the […]

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Gov. Ricketts to lead trade mission to Japan

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Gov. Pete Ricketts and Lt. Gov. Mike Foley will lead a trade mission to Japan. According to a news release form Ricketts’ office, the governor will lead a delegation of Nebraska business leaders to the 47th Annual Midwest U.S.-Japan Association Conference in Tokyo, September 12th through the 16th. Lt. Gov. Foley will actually arrive in […]

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