Posts Tagged Lincoln

Trip to Indy at stake when Gophers visit Wisconsin

Minnesota defensive back Briean Boddy-Calhoun (29) celebrates with fans following an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Minnesota won 28-24. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Before the season, only the most optimistic Minnesota fans would have thought their Gophers would have something more tangible than Paul Bunyan’s Axe at stake when it was time to play Wisconsin.

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Cornhuskers looking to enhance their bowl position

Minnesota running back Rodrick Williams Jr. (35) scores a touchdown in front of Nebraska defensive back Nate Gerry (25) in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Minnesota won 28-24. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — For the second straight year, Nebraska will go into its last regular-season game playing for nothing more than a best possible bowl bid.

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Pheasants being released in 9 Nebraska areas

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is releasing rooster pheasants in nine wildlife management areas in time for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.

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Gophers go to No. 21 Nebraska in control of fate

Minnesota running back David Cobb (27) leaves behind Ohio State safety Tyvis Powell on a 30-yard touchdown during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game in Minneapolis Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Both teams are coming off losses, but the vibes around Nebraska and Minnesota couldn’t be more different.

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