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Breaking down the teams playing for national championship at the College World Series

Jun 13, 2024 / Associated Press

A look at the eight teams competing in the College World Series, which starts Friday at Charles Schwab Field. (Capsules in order of CWS opening gam...
Memorable Day for Barrientos & GI Home Federal - Two Wins At North Platte

Memorable Day for Barrientos & GI Home Federal - Two Wins At North PlatteAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Jun 13, 2024 / KRGI Sports Network

(North Platte, NE) - Broxton Barrientos would not be denied on Wednesday as Grand Island Home Federal would take two games at North Platte winning ...
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Huskers Announce 2024 Volleyball Schedule

Jun 12, 2024 / NU Athletics

The Nebraska volleyball program and the Big Ten Conference announced the 2024 schedule on Wednesday. The Huskers will play 31 matches – 20 ag...
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Josiah Allick and Triston Simpson Join Husker Men’s Basketball Staff

Jun 12, 2024 / NU Athletics

Nebraska men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg announced Wednesday that Josiah Allick and Triston Simpson will join the Husker basketball staff...
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Sears Lands All-American Recognition from NCBWA

Jun 12, 2024 / NU Athletics

Senior Brett Sears was recognized as a second-team All-American by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) on Wednesday mornin...
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Nelson Pitches One Hitter In 3-0 Win At ColumbusAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Jun 12, 2024 / KRGI Sports Network

(Columbus, NE) - A pitching masterpiece from Cohen Nelson Tuesday night at Columbus led the charge for Grand Island Home Federal in a 3-0 win. Nels...
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Huskers Add Talented Transfer Olivia DiNardo

Jun 11, 2024 / NU Athletics

The Nebraska softball team strengthened its roster Tuesday with the addition of transfer Olivia DiNardo. A catcher and utility player, DiNardo spen...
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Sears Earns ABCA/Rawlings All-Region Honor

Jun 11, 2024 / NU Athletics

Nebraska’s Brett Sears earned First-Team All-Central Region recognition from the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA)/Rawlings, the o...
College World Series

2024 Men's College World Series Field Is Set

Jun 11, 2024 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

The 2024 Men's College World Series takes place in Omaha, NE on Friday.  The tournament is a double elimination format and will be televised o...
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UNK MBB: Four Transfers Come Aboard

Jun 10, 2024 / UNK Athletics

Kearney, Neb. – Nebraska Kearney head men's basketball coach Marty Levinson announced today that four transfers will take to the courts for t...
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Registration Still Open For Downtown Wrestling EventAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Jun 10, 2024 / KRGI Sports Network

(Grand Island, NE) - It will be a downtown festival-type atmosphere on Friday, June 28th downtown Grand Island as the Northwest High School wrestli...
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GI Home Federal Wins Bellevue East Tournament

Jun 10, 2024 / KRGI Sports Network

(Bellevue, NE) - The Grand Island Home Federal senior American Legion baseball team claimed the 2024 Bellevue East/Brickyard Tournament championshi...
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Sears Tabbed NCBWA District 6 Player of the Year

Jun 7, 2024 / NU Athletics

Nebraska senior Brett Sears was named the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (NCBWA) District 6 Player of the Year, the organization ...
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Huskers Set for Summer Baseball

Jun 7, 2024 / NU Athletics

With summer collegiate baseball leagues underway, Nebraska baseball has several players competing in various leagues around the country. Here is a...
Bill Murphy will be inducted into the Nebraska State Athletic Trainers’ Association Hall of Fame during a ceremony Friday evening in Kearney. Entering his 32nd year with UNK Athletics, Murphy currently serves as the senior head athletic trainer and associate athletic director of sports medicine. (Photo by Erika Pritchard, UNK Communications)

Longtime UNK athletic trainer Bill Murphy selected for state hall of fame

Jun 7, 2024 / TYLER ELLYSON UNK Communications

KEARNEY – When Bill Murphy was a high schooler, he didn’t know anything about athletic training and sports medicine. These professiona...
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Laurent Returns Home To Host Summer Softball CampsAudio Icon, this article contains audio

Jun 7, 2024 / KRGI Sports Network

(Grand Island, NE) - Ava Laurent, the 2022 Class B State Champion pitcher for the Northwest Vikings is coming home this summer to host softball cam...
NCAA Women's College World Series

Oklahoma Wins Forth Straight Women's College World Series Title

Jun 7, 2024 / Associated Press

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma slugged its way to a record fourth straight NCAA softball title, getting a go-ahead, bases-clearing double from...
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Lat Mayen Selected to Preliminary South Sudan Roster

Jun 6, 2024 / NU Athletics

Former Husker men’s basketball performer Lat Mayen was named as one of 25 players selected to South Sudan’s preliminary Paris Olympics ...
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Povich Called up by Baltimore Orioles

Jun 6, 2024 / NU Athletics

Former Husker Cade Povich is set to become the 41st Nebraska baseball player to reach the Major Leagues after his contract was selected by the Balt...
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Oklahoma Takes Game 1 Over Texas In Womens CWS

Jun 6, 2024 / Hometown Family Radio Sports Network

Wednesday Game 1 Oklahoma 8, Texas 3 Thursday Game 2 #1 Texas vs #2 Oklahoma 7:00pm on ESPN Friday Game 3 (If Necessary) #1 Texas vs #2 Oklaho...