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Nebraska’s Loss Guarantees Losing Season

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This wasn’t the vision for first-year Husker Head Coach Mike Riley.  For only the third time in the last 54 seasons, Nebraska will finish the season with a losing record.   The Huskers fell to 5-7 with a 28-20 loss to Iowa (12-0) Friday at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln.   “This team fought all year; […]

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The holiday shopping season ahead may be “conventional” for retailers

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With Black Friday in full swing, a Midwestern economist says the signs are pointing to an “average” holiday season for retailers this year across Nebraska and across the region. Dave Swenson says all predictions point to a “conventional holiday season” ahead as incomes are improving, slightly. Swenson says it appears urban areas, like Omaha and Lincoln, […]

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Huskers host Hawkeyes in Black Friday showdown

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Nebraska closes out the regular season by hosting fourth ranked Iowa and there is plenty on the line for both teams. The Hawkeyes are fourth ranked in the latest College Football Playoff rankings and stands 11-0 for the first time in school history. For the Huskers a victory would be their second in three games over a […]

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Huskers hope to prove themselves against Iowa

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A roller coaster season could end on a high note for Nebraska when the Huskers host fourth ranked Iowa. Sitting a 3-6 at the beginning of the month the Huskers have won two straight and can lock up a bowl bid with a victory over the unbeaten Hawkeyes. Junior quarterback Tommy Armstrong who says the […]

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Huskers Pick Up Third Straight Win

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Nebraska improved to 4-1 on the young season with a 67-44 win over Arkansas-Pine Bluff at Pinnacle Bank Arena Tuesday.   The Huskers used a balanced attack and strong defense to get the win, the team’s third straight. Nebraska held Arkansas-Pine Bluff to just 31% shooting. The Huskers also held the rebounding advantage by 17. […]

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Huskers wary of Beathard scrambles

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Iowa quarterback C.J. Beathard has completed 61 percent of his passes and thrown just three interceptions this season but it is the plays he can make with his feet that has Husker defensive coordinator Mark Banker concerned. Beathard has gained 422 yards of rushing and his ability to scramble is one of the reasons the […]

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Plenty at stake for Huskers against Iowa

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Iowa will come in as the highly ranked team but there will be plenty on the line for Nebraska in Friday’s regular season finale against the Hawkeyes. A victory would be the Huskers third straight, their second over a top ten team in three games and clinch a trip to a bowl game. “It would […]

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Huskers prepare for unbeaten Iowa

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Game week preparations started Sunday for the Nebraska football team as the Huskers get set for Friday’s regular season finale against third ranked Iowa. The Huskers have been idle since a November 14th victory at Rutgers and junior safety Nate Gerry says they looking forward to the challenge of playing the unbeaten Hawkeyes. “It is […]

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Expanded safety nets, in-market streaming coming in ’16

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DALLAS -- Increased safety netting is likely to be in place by the opening of the 2016 season and a new three-year agreement with FOX will allow fans to watch live in-market streaming on any mobile device, Commissioner Rob Manfred announced as the quar...

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Doane prepares for Tabor option

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Defense has been a key for Doane this season as the ninth ranked Tigers posted a 9-1 record and earned their first trip to the NAIA playoffs since 1999. That unit will face a new challenge on Saturday when the Tigers visit eighth ranked Tabor College in the opening round. The Bluejays’ triple option attack […]

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Starling gaining steam with solid AFL season

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Outfielder Bubba Starling, the fifth overall pick of the 2011 Draft and considered a disappointment until recently, keeps inching closer to the big leagues. Starling, the Royals' No. 5 prospect, recently completed a solid season in the Arizona Fall Lea...

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Royals reach extension with Triple-A Omaha

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The Kansas City Royals on Monday announced a two-year extension with the Omaha Storm Chasers, their Triple-A affiliate. The agreement extends the partnership through the 2018 season, continuing the longest active affiliation at the Triple-A level and t...

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Nebraska Keeps Bowl Hopes Alive With Road Win Over Rutgers

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Nebraska did what it had to in order to keep hopes alive for reaching a bowl game on the road Saturday against Rutgers.   Nebraska’s 31-14 win was a far from perfect performance, but improved the Huskers’ record to 5-6 (3-4) with one game remaining on the regular season schedule.     Nebraska started strong, […]

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Nebraska rifle deer hunting season starts Saturday

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It is the time of year deer hunters wait for. Greg Wagner with Nebraska Game and Parks Commission says the nine day rifle deer hunting season starts on Saturday. Wagner says, “Thousands of hunters will be in the fields. We want to remind people that safety is the big thing. Wear your required blaze orange […]

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