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Creighton loses another BIG EAST heartbreaker

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The Creighton men’s basketball team gave fourth-ranked Villanova all it could handle on Tuesday night, but in the end the Wildcats escaped Omaha with a 76-72 win over the host Bluejays. The setback marked the sixth league defeat this season in which Creighton led in the final minute. Creighton (13-17, 4-13 BIG EAST) trailed by […] Read More »

Tim Miles takes away the players’ toys after another bad loss

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Nebraska men’s basketball coach Tim Miles will not allow his players into their locker room or state of the art lounge after the team dropped their fifth straight game, 74-46 against Iowa. No players were allowed to speak to the media as well. Miles, who had an NCAA tournament team a year ago, has lost […] Read More »

Pivotal camp at hand for Royals’ Coleman

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Clearly on the bubble to make the Royals' bullpen, Louis Coleman is out of options, meaning if he doesn't make the team, he cannot be sent to Triple-A, thus making him a candidate to be designated for assignment. Read More »

NU women make a late push but fall short at Northwestern

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Tear’a Laudermill scored 16 of her 20 points in the second-half to help No. 21 Nebraska cut a 24-point deficit to six with over two minutes left before falling 59-51 to the Northwestern women’s basketball team at Welsh-Ryan Arena on Wednesday. The Huskers, who shot just 10.7 percent (3-28) from the floor in the first […] Read More »

Hosmer, Royals prep for arbitration hearing Thursday

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Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, the last arbitration-eligible player still unsigned for the team, left camp on Wednesday and headed to Florida for a scheduled arbitration hearing Thursday in Tampa. Read More »

Fugitive accused of hitting mother with car – twice

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The search for a man considered armed and dangerous continues in the Omaha metro area Monday morning. Police officers from Omaha and Bellevue police along with Omaha’s swat team stormed an apartment this morning near 26th and Cuming Street.   This is in connection to an event Saturday when police located 32 year old Anthony Flud […] Read More »

NU softball comes up empty-handed in five weekend games at Tallahassee

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The 19th-ranked Nebraska softball team lost to No. 6 Florida State on Sunday, 3-2, finishing the weekend winless in two games against the Seminoles and Georgia State and another game against Western Kentucky. In two games against the Yellowjackets, NU was outscored 22-4, getting run-ruled in each game.  They fell to the Hilltoppers 5-1 and lost […] Read More »

Nebraska women let Iowa slip out of town with victory

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Clinging to a one-point lead with less than five minutes to the play, the 22nd ranked Nebraska women’s basketball team was unable to finish off the 14th ranked Iowa Hawkeyes, losing 69-61 Thursday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Samantha Logic buried her second three of the game with the shot-clock winding down with 2:49 left […] Read More »

NU women try to snap four game losing streak against ranked teams

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The Nebraska women’s basketball team hopes to get back in the win column when they host 14th ranked Iowa Thursday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena.  NU is coming off back-to-back losses at No. 21 Rutgers and No. 5 Maryland on the road.   The Huskers also lost 78-72 in overtime at then-No. 20 Iowa on […] Read More »

5 horses removed from Boone County farm

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Five horses were rescued by the Nebraska Humane Society from a farm in Boone County on Friday.  The Boone County Sheriff’s Department sent a request to NHS and three equine team members responded to the call. The owner willing relinquished the animals. Several deceased horses were found also found on the property.    Charges are pending […] Read More »

On the Cusp: Kansas City Royals

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The defending American League champions won't return the exact same team this coming season, but most of their roster remains intact. There are some players and pitchers on the cusp that could help at some point. Read More »

Cain willing to hit anywhere in Royals’ lineup

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It's no secret that once Royals manager Ned Yost flipped his batting lineup in the middle of September last season, the team took off. In an effort to jump-start a stagnant offense, Yost moved most of his speed to the top. Alcides Escobar, Nori Aoki an... Read More »

Royals to host annual ‘School Day at the K’

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The Royals will host their 17th annual "School Day at the K" on May 7 before the team's 1:10 p.m. CT game against the Indians. The club expects to have about 20,000 students and educators at the ballpark. Read More »

Yost earned Royals’ faith by believing in team

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Early last season, the Royals were slumping at the plate and the critics were calling for the dismissal of manager Ned Yost. But Yost never wavered in displaying confidence and patience in his club, which turned things around to break a 29-year postsea... Read More »

Royals request release waivers for outfielder Peguero

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The Royals have requested release waivers for outfielder Carlos Peguero, the team announced Friday. The 27-year-old spent the majority of the 2014 season with Triple-A Omaha, batting .266 with 30 home runs and 76 RBIs. Read More »