Category Archives: KLIN News

FGCU Grad Transfer Haanif Cheatham Commits to Play at NU

FGCU Grad Transfer Haanif Cheatham Commits to Play at NU

Haanif Cheatham, a grad transfer from Florida Gulf Coast University, announced via Twitter that he will play his final season of his NCAA career under Fred Hoiberg at Nebraska. This past season, the 6-foot-5 guard averaged 13.2 points and 4.8 rebounds per game. The Fort Lauderdale, Florida native also shot 45.4 percent from the floor…Read more »

Huskers Victorious in Spring Match, Defeating Colorado State 3-1

Huskers Victorious in Spring Match, Defeating Colorado State 3-1

Courtesy of NU Athletic Communications  McCook, Neb. – The Nebraska volleyball team continued its tradition of traveling across the state to play its spring volleyball matches with a 3-1 win over Colorado State in front of a crowd of 1,750 at the Graff Events Center on Saturday. The Huskers took the first two sets, 25-13, 25-17,…Read more »

Huskers Fall to Hawkeyes in Walk-Off Fashion, 3-2

Huskers Fall to Hawkeyes in Walk-Off Fashion, 3-2

(Photo – Kenny Larabee) Courtesy: NU Athletic Communications Iowa City, Iowa – The Nebraska baseball team (21-12, 10-3 Big Ten) saw its six-game Big Ten winning streak come to an end when Iowa won 3-2 on a walk-off at Duane Banks Field on Friday night. All three of Nebraska’s conference losses have been walk-offs. Senior righty…Read more »

Number Of Employed Nebraskans Is Up

Number Of Employed Nebraskans Is Up

The number of Nebraskans employed in March surpasses one million. Governor Ricketts says labor force employment has reached a record high each of the last three months and has also had over-the-year gains every month since March of 2017. Governor Ricketts says his team is working every day to support Nebraska’s job creators as they…Read more »

Search Underway for Next University President

Search Underway for Next University President

University of Nebraska Board of Regents Chairman Tim Clare and Vice Chairman Jim Pillen announced today the first steps in the search for the eighth president of the University of Nebraska. In launching the presidential search, regents invited Nebraskans to begin considering the qualities, characteristics and skills they would like to see in NU’s next…Read more »

Abbott Sports Complex Legal Issues Settled

Abbott Sports Complex Legal Issues Settled

The Lincoln Sports Foundation will continue to own and operate the former Abbott Sports Complex indefinitely, including the motocross track.  Under the settlement agreement, the Lincoln Sports Foundation is not obligated to make any payments for the property and will receive two matching grants of $50,000.00 each in  2019 and 2020 from the Ethel S…Read more »

Another Arrest In Connection with A Homicide Last Year

Another Arrest In Connection with A Homicide Last Year

A fourth arrest is made in connection with the shooting death last year of a Lincoln woman. Police say that 33-year-old Ira Morrow was arrested Thursday on suspicion of a federal count of conspiracy to commit robbery. 36-year-old Jessica Brandon was killed in the Lincoln home she shared with her fiance. Police say surveillance cameras…Read more »