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Creighton men’s soccer ranked 6th in preseason poll

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The Creighton men’s soccer team enters 2015 ranked sixth in the NSCAA’s (National Soccer Coaches Association of America) Preseason Top 25 Poll released on Monday, August 3. Fifth-year head coach Elmar Bolowich leads Creighton in their quest for the program’s 23rd NCAA Tournament appearance in the past 24 seasons in 2015. Bolowich guided Creighton to […]

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Medlen fires zeros after Young’s short outing

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Royals manager Ned Yost did not want to assume that his team would stage a rally in the second half of Thursday night's 4-3 loss to the Cardinals at Busch Stadium.

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Guthrie looks to deliver in opener vs. Astros

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One day after being acquired by his hometown team, Scott Kazmir will make his Astros debut facing Royals righty Jeremy Guthrie in the series opener on Friday at Kaufmann Stadium.

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U-S volleyball sweeps Japan

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The U-S women’s volleyball team opened the FIVB World Grand Prix finals in Omaha by sweeping Japan 25-12, 25-15 and 25-18 at the CenturyLink Center. Karsta Lowe had 14 spikes among her team-high 17 points and former Nebraska outside-hitter Kelsey Robinson had six of her eight kills in the opening set as the Americans raced […]

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Volquez to face former mates in Interleague clash

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It won't be exactly a case of biting the hand that feeds you, but when Royals right-hander Edinson Volquez takes the mound on Wednesday night against the Pirates, he will be out to beat the team which a year ago got his career back on track.

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Duffy’s clutch outing gives bullpen a breather

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Danny Duffy knew his bullpen needed him to extend deep on Sunday against the White Sox to give his team a chance to rest after playing more than 30 innings of baseball in the last two days. He threw a career high eight-plus innings, allowing one run in...

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Madson closes game to cap ‘pen’s team effort

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Before his team used up but one reliever, Royals manager Ned Yost said his bullpen was "deeper than it was last year." And he proved himself right on Saturday behind an unlikely name. In his first year with the Royals, Ryan Madson picked up his first s...

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Nebraska will visit Villanova and host Miami

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A game against defending Big East champion Villanova and home contests against Miami and Rhode Island highlight next season’s non-conference scheduled for the Nebraska men’s basketball team. Nebraska will open its 120th season of basketball on Saturday, November 14th, against Mississippi Valley State, as both the Husker men and women will open the 2015-16 season […]

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Husker women release non-conference slate

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The Nebraska women’s basketball team released a13-game regular-season non-conference schedule that features 11 home non-conference contests to tip-off its third season at Pinnacle Bank Arena. One of the marquee home games for the 2015-16 non-conference season was previously announced with Nebraska’s Big Ten/ACC Challenge matchup against North Carolina State on Wednesday, December third. The Huskers […]

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Royals find way to keep rolling with punches

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The Royals are getting every other team's best game, best shot, best effort. So the Royals have to dig deep for victories, just as they did Friday night in a 3-2 walk-off win over the Twins at Kauffman Stadium.

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Creighton soccer heads to Europe

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The Creighton men’s soccer team left Tuesday for a two week trip to Europe. The Blue Jays will play four matches in Germany and Austria against professional reserve teams. The team arrives in Munich, Germany on July 1. The Bluejays are slated to play 1860 Munich on July 2 in the first match of the […]

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Nebraska’s Holman to represent U-S in South Korea

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Nebraska junior Briana Holman will compete with the U.S. collegiate national volleyball team at the World University Games in Gwangju, South Korea from July 2-12. Holman, a middle blocker from DeSoto, Texas, was a first-team AVCA All-American in 2014 at LSU before transfering to Nebraska. She will have two years left to play at Nebraska […]

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Moore’s roster work bearing fruit for Royals

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Royals general manager Dayton Moore is a detail-oriented guy. Oh, he can see the big picture. But he also knows that the little things can make a big difference for a team that came within one victory of a world championship last October.

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‘Wheels come off’ for Young in fifth

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Right-hander Chris Young knew he wasn't on top of his game early on. But he was just hoping he could persevere and keep his team close through five or six innings. He almost made it, but his command fell apart in a rough five-run fifth that led to his ...

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Escobar’s hot bat continues to burn Brewers

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Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar knew there would be plenty of memories returning to Milwaukee for the first time in the regular season since the team traded him in 2010, but neither side likely expected the havoc he would wreak in the home-and-home In...

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