Huskers dominate Boilermakers for third straight win

  The Nebraska women’s basketball team (15-6, 6-2 Big Ten) played its best game of the season on Wednesday night by rolling to a 75-51 win over Purdue at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The Huskers got significant contributions from all 12 players on their roster to get their third straight victory and sixth in their last…read more »

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Huskers survive slugfest with Rutgers

  By Tommy Rezac It was an ugly rock fight at times, but Nebraska (15-8, 6-4 Big Ten) grabbed a 41-32 lead with 14:52 left and never looked back. The Huskers defeated the Rutgers Scarlet Knights 60-54 on Wednesday night at the Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway, N.J. Rutgers (12-10, 2-7 Big Ten) got it down to…read more »


Flu Claims the Life of a Nebraska Child

A child-flu related death is reported in central Nebraska. It marks the state’s first pediatric death from the flu this season. State health officials say Nebraska along with the rest of the nation is experiencing a severe flu season. State Epidemiologist Dr. Tom Safranek says they’re seeing flu activity earlier than usual this year with…read more »


Nebraska at Rutgers: Tipping Points

Who: Nebraska (14-8, 5-4 Big Ten) @ Rutgers (12-9, 2-6 Big Ten) Where: Rutgers Athletic Center, Piscataway, N.J. When: 6 p.m. Radio/TV: Big Ten Network, KLIN (Pregame at 5:04 p.m.) Tipping Points: Someone besides Palmer do something Obviously, James Palmer was fantastic on Monday night with a career-high 34 points, but no other Husker had more than eight points Nebraska’s…read more »


Portions of Nebraska Park Project to Open This Spring

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – Portions of a $35 million state parks and recreation areas project between Omaha and Lincoln are expected to open in the spring. The Omaha World-Herald reports that the Venture Parks project will offer zip lines, rock-climbing walls, an alpine slide, floating playgrounds and a splash pad. There will also be luxury…read more »