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Dan Fox named Bearcats interim softball head coach

Scottsbluff High School Activities Director Dave Hoxworth announced the hiring of Dan Fox as the interim softball coach. Read more
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Blue Jays granted exemption to train in Toronto

TORONTO (AP) — All 30 Major League Baseball teams will train at their regular-season ballparks for the pandemic-shortened season aft… Read more
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Sponsor FedEx asks Redskins to change their name

WASHINGTON (AP) — The title sponsor of the Washington Redskins’ stadium wants the NFL team to change its name. Read more

Recent Photo Galleries

Today in sports history: Billie Jean King, Steffi Graf and Venus Williams all won Wimbledon on this date

Here's a look back at sports happenings on this date in history, July 2: Read more

Photos: Remembering Wes Unseld, 1946-2020

Wes Unseld, the workmanlike Hall of Fame center who led Washington to its only NBA championship and was chosen one of the 50 greates… Read more

Photos: Remembering Jerry Sloan, 1942-2020

Jerry Sloan, the coach who took the Utah Jazz to the NBA Finals in 1997 and 1998 on his way to a spot in the Basketball Hall of Fame… Read more

PHOTOS: Flyover at Regional West

A flyover to honor health care workers had been planned for Wednesday, May 14.  Read more

Football

Husker Camp Countdown: No. 40 Luke Reimer

The World-Herald is counting down the top 50 Nebraska football players you need to know heading into the 2020 season. Read more

Volleyball

Huskers place 100 athletes on Big Ten Distinguished Scholars list with GPAs of 3.7 or higher

The Nebraska football team announced a program-record 10 student-athletes named to the Big Ten Distinguished Scholars list. Read more

Mens Basketball

Watch Now: Half-Court Press: Creighton’s new Big East peer; Nebraska’s offseason questions

The Half-Court Press podcast, sponsored by Buffalo Wings and Rings, goes in-depth on all the latest Creighton and Nebraska basketball news. Read more

Football

Nebraska is one of 10 college teams you can play as in Madden 21

There hasn't been an NCAA Football video game since 2014. Read more

Football

Husker Camp Countdown: No. 41 Myles Farmer

The World-Herald is counting down the top 50 Nebraska football players you need to know heading into the 2020 season. Read more

Mens Basketball

Husker basketball's European players remain overseas with no clear timetable for their return

As international travel restrictions loosen around the world and voluntary workouts end, two of the three returning contributors fro… Read more

More Sports Headlines

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Asterisk on the NBA title? Coaches, players say not a chance

The 2020 NBA champion, if one is crowned, will have emerged as the ultimate winner from a season that lasted more than a full year f… Read more
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Rockies GM supports Desmond's decision to skip '20 season

DENVER (AP) — Colorado Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich says he supports Ian Desmond’s decision to sit out the 2020 season to fo… Read more
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Teams not able to disclose who goes on IL due to virus

Trying to find out the status of a baseball player coming back from an ankle injury definitely will be easier than learning whether … Read more

Positive tests force Nuggets to close practice facilities

DENVER (AP) — The Denver Nuggets say they’ve closed their facilities after two members of the team’s traveling party tested positive… Read more
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Rockies OF Desmond decides to sit out this season

Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond plans to sit out this season to be with his family and help grow youth baseball in his homet… Read more