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Nebraska hits peak of spring turkey hunting season

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This is a great time for turkey hunters. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission spokesman Greg Wagner says we are entering what he calls the “magic window”. He says the last week in April and the first week of May is the best spring turkey hunting of all. Wagner says, “Hens are just starting to nest […]

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Tensions boil over in Royals-White Sox fracas

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Bad blood between the White Sox and Royals that has simmered since the start of the season boiled over again on Thursday night during a benches-clearing incident at U.S. Cellular Field.

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Storm Chasers offense struggles in loss to Memphis

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In front of the largest crowd of the season at 7,868 and the largest school day crowd in Werner Park history, the Omaha Storm Chasers (8-5) fell to the Memphis Redbirds (5-8) 7 – 2 in a Wednesday afternoon game. Omaha was held to their lowest hit total of the season with only four on […]

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NU softball run rules Creighton

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The Nebraska softball team pounded out 13 hits in an 11-1 five-inning victory over Creighton Wednesday night at Bowlin Stadium.  The Huskers scored all 11 of their runs and collected 10 of their 13 hits with two outs, while scoring double-digit runs for the 17th time this season. Nebraska improved to 26-19 on the season […]

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Orlando’s clutch triple helps Royals sprint past A’s

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Rookie Paulo Orlando hit his fourth triple of the season, driving in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning off A's right-hander Dan Otero as the Royals held on for a 6-4 win on Friday night at Kauffman Stadium.

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Petteway declares for NBA draft

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University of Nebraska junior guard Terran Petteway announced Thursday morning that he is forgoing his senior season to declare for the 2015 NBA Draft.  Petteway, a fourth-year junior from Galveston, Texas, is on track to earn his degree in May and has spent the last three seasons at Nebraska after transferring from Texas Tech. “I […]

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Nebraska basketball inks Bakari Evelyn and Jack McVeigh to letters of intent

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University of Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles announced Wednesday that Bakari Evelyn (Detroit, Mich.) and Jack McVeigh (Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia) have signed National Letters-of-Intent to join the Husker basketball program next season. Evelyn, a 6-foot-2, 175-pound guard, spent the 2015 season at Hillcrest (Ariz.) Academy playing for Coach Nick Weaver. Evelyn averaged 25.4 […]

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Royals to keep Cain in center when Dyson plays

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When the Royals used outfielder Jarrod Dyson as a defensive replacement last season, he primarily was inserted into center field with Lorenzo Cain then shifting to right.

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Morel mushroom season approaches as hunters guard their hoards

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Nebraskans who love to hunt, cook and eat morel mushrooms are ready to start scoping out their secret areas in hopes of finding their prized growths of fungus. Maxine Stone has hunted the elusive mushrooms for years and says they have a distictive look. “A morel is either black or yellow or grey and it […]

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Ventura, KC eyeing another sweep of Halos

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Angels southpaw C.J. Wilson, coming off a stellar season debut, will look for continued success against Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura in the series finale on Sunday.

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UNO Mavericks fall in first ever Frozen Four game.

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The third ranked University of Nebraska Omaha Mavericks hockey team saw their historic run come to an end on Thursday, losing to Providence 4-1, in the semifinals of the 2015 NCAA Frozen Four at Boston’s TD Garden. The Mavericks, who finished the season at 20-13-6, missed a chance to play for a national championship in their first-ever trip to […]

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Vargas, Royals visit Angels in ALDS rematch

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The Angels host their home opener Friday as starter Jason Vargas and the Royals -- who finished their season in the ALDS -- come to town for a three-game set.

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Royals open season with intensity of postseason club

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In the first week of the 2015 season, the Kansas City Royals are not in mid-season form. They are in postseason form. The Royals completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox in the opening series of the season with a 4-1 victory Thursday at Kauffman Stad...

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