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Experienced Doane has high hopes

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A thrilling finish to the 2014 season has the Doane College football team thinking big. The Tigers used a last second touchdown to cap a 49-48 win over nationally top ranked Morningside to finish 7-3 and coach Matt Franzen has 16 starters back from that team. “I think it give our team a lot of […]

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Husker volleyball set for season opener

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The fifth ranked Nebraska volleyball team opens the season this weekend by hosting the Nebraska Invitational at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The Huskers open Friday night against Tulsa and play two matches on Saturday by squaring off against Grand Canyon University and Pitt. “Our number one goal for this weekend is to get our […]

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Huskers return from Spain

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The Nebraska Men’s basketball team has returned from a trip to Spain. Husker coach Tim Miles says it was a great experience off the court as well as on the court where they posted a 4-0 record. Miles says the games allowed him to experiment with different combinations. “We started a different lineup ever quarter […]

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Huskers break camp with inconsistent scrimmage

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Nebraska football coach Mike Riley says he is still searching for consistency as the Huskers broke fall camp with their second scrimmage on Saturday. Riley says he likes to potential of his team but there were far too many negative plays on both sides of the ball. “You know I think we look good on […]

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Defense has rare off night at Fenway

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The Royals, possibly the best defensive team in baseball, had a rare lapse in the field throughout a forgettable 7-2 loss to the Red Sox on Friday night at Fenway Park.

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Zobrist can envision re-signing with Royals

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Super utility man Ben Zobrist has been with the Royals all of 20 games, and already they've made such an impression on him he can envision being with the team again next season.

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Wayne State banking on experience

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Wayne State football coach McLaughlin hopes an experienced offense can help the Wildcats regain their winning ways. Eight starters return on offense from last years team that finished 5-6 during an injury plagued campaign in 2014. Junior Zach Osborn is preparing for this third year as the starting quarterback after passing for nearly 33 hundred […]

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Reds caught for odd double play on infield fly

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Reds outfielder Jason Bourgeois regretted his baserunning gaffe that cost his team. A bases-loaded opportunity against the Royals on Wednesday night and a chance to take a lead was foiled when Bourgeois ran the team right out of a rally because of a mi...

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Cueto emotional about returning to Cincinnati

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A little over three weeks ago when he was traded by the Reds to the Royals on July 26, ace Johnny Cueto had to say goodbye to the only team he ever played for. On Tuesday, Cueto was given the chance to say hello again and show his appreciation when his...

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With health issue behind him Huskers’ Fyfe climbs depth chart

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Junior quarterback Ryker Fyfe is gaining strength and climbing the depth chart. It was a summer to forget for Fyfe, who was away from the team for nearly three months with an undisclosed health issue. Fyfe says the coaches were supportive during the ordeal. “They said you keep competing and you come back and look […]

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Cueto gaining comfort in KC after latest solid start

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The more Johnny Cueto plays with his new team, the more he likes it. Cueto cruised to his second straight victory with the Royals, a 9-4 beatdown of the Angels on Saturday night.

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Five Huskers suspended for opener against BYU

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Five Huskers will miss the season opener against BYU due to suspension. Coach Mike Riley confirmed what was first reported by the Portland Tribune but refused to identify the players. “But it was obviously a team violation”, said Riley. “We will be anxious to have those guys back in the fold after that.” Riley says […]

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Guthrie, Royals set to welcome Angels for four games

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Having struggled of late on the road, the Angels don't get much relief when they face the American League's top team during a four-game series in Kansas City starting Thursday night. The Royals lead the AL in home wins this season.

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Strength coach lauded for building team chemistry

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Mark Philipp brought a new philosophy and new enthusiasm to the Husker strength and conditioning program. Philipp spent the past two years on the staff at USC before being hired by Mike Riley and junior safety Nate Gerry says his impact at Nebraska was immediate. “I like the way he interacts with us. He sees […]

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Injuries force Huskers to adjust

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The Nebraska football team practiced in full pads for the first time on Thursday night and coach Mike Riley had to adjust his practice plan due to several minor injuries. Riley says he wanted to use two fields to get plenty of repetition but the Huskers used just one field instead. “It really limits the […]

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