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Quarterback settling in as Huskers complete tenth spring practice

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The Nebraska football team completed its 10th practice of the 2015 spring football season on Wednesday afternoon. The Huskers practiced for just over two hours outside on the Ed and Joyanne Gass practice fields in full pads. Nebraska offensive coordinator Danny Langsdorf spoke with media members following the conclusion of Wednesday’s practice. Langsdorf talked about […]

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Creighton softball falls 2-0 in series opener at Villanova

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The Creighton softball team fell 2-0 to Villanova in the first contest of a three-game series at the Villanova Softball Complex on Wednesday. Creighton (15-7, 2-3 BIG EAST) struggled at the plate, producing only three hits to suffer just its second shutout loss of the season at Villanova (10-17, 2-5 BIG EAST). The Bluejays got […]

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Royals focused on improving number of HRs

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The Royals will focus on a key number for the upcoming season as they look to improve on the total of 95 home runs they swatted in 2014, the lowest in the Major Leagues.

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Hochevar will begin season rehabbing in Triple-A

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Luke Hochevar, just over a year removed from his surgery, has had an effective spring, posting a 2.25 ERA in four Cactus League games. But Hochevar is not yet able to go on back-to-back days.

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Pitchford passes on senior year at Nebraska

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University of Nebraska forward Walter Pitchford announced he is giving up his final season of eligibility with the Husker basketball program. Pitchford will remain at the University of Nebraska and finish his undergraduate degree in ethnic studies. “I thank Coach Miles for giving me the opportunity when I transferred from Florida,” Pitchford said. “I have […]

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Yost likes how Royals set up for 2015 season

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Royals manager Ned Yost sat down for a Q&A with MLB.com about the 2015 season and the pain of how the '14 season ended with the World Series Game 7 loss to the Giants.

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Nebraska completes home sweep of Texas with solid pitching all weekend

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Home sweep home.  Nebraska baseball improved to 21-7 after their three-game sweep of 16th ranked Texas on Sunday afternoon with a 6-2 win. The sweep improves the Husker record to 14-1 at Hawks Field this season. Nebraska’s pitching staff held the Longhorns to three runs on 12 hits in 33 innings, including one run over the first 32 innings […]

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Lockman tosses complete game as Husker softball salvages one game over Gophers

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Junior Emily Lockman tossed a complete game, allowing only three runs against a Minnesota Golden Gophers team that ranks in the top 15 nationally in scoring. It was her seventh complete game of the season as the Huskers took Sunday’s finale 5-3, managing one in this three game weekend series. Lockman improves to 10-8 on the […]

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Royals won’t skip No. 5 Guthrie despite early off-day

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Though the Royals will have an off-day during the first week of the regular season, manager Ned Yost said he will not skip right-hander and No. 5 starter Jeremy Guthrie in the rotation.

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Yost: Cain sacrifices power for all-around game

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Last season unquestionably was a breakthrough season for Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain, who hit .301. But the Royals still don't know what Cain's ceiling is, especially in terms of his power.

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Ventura to make first Opening Day start

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Right-hander Yordano Ventura, who had a breakout season for the Royals in 2014, will start on Opening Day on April 6 against Jeff Samardzija and the White Sox.

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