Posts Tagged Nebraska

Huskers looking for more after breakthrough season

In this March 9, 2014, file photo, Nebraska's Terran Petteway (5) shoots over Wisconsin's Nigel Hayes (10) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lincoln, Neb. Nebraska was the surprise team in the Big Ten with its fourth-place finish last season, and coach Tim Miles believes he has the pieces in place for a big encore. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik, file)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — These are heady days for the Nebraska basketball program.

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Nebraska AP high school football rankings

Here are the Associated Press Nebraska high school football rankings in Classes A through D-2. Listings include name of school, season record, previous week’s ranking, previous week’s result and this week’s opponent (NR-not ranked). The rankings are based on a formula that includes ratings from the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star plus experts for each class. Class A: Dale Miller, Grand Island Independent. Class B: Jeff Fielder, Scottsbluff Star-Herald. Class C1: Tom Behmer, Norfolk Daily News. Class C2: Brent Wasinius, Fremont Tribune. Class D1: Andrew Bottrell, North Platte Telegraph. Class D2: Nick Blasnitz, Hastings Tribune.

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Neb’s Abdullah B10 offensive player of week again

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska running back Ameer Abdullah has been named Big Ten offensive player of the week for the fourth time this season.

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For Nebraska’s Bell, blocking as fun as receiving

Nebraska wide receiver Kenny Bell, front, is tackled by Rutgers defensive back Andre Hunt after Bell made a catch, in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. Bell enjoys throwing downfield blocks as much as catching passes. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Kenny Bell is the quintessential Nebraska receiver, which is to say he’s defined as much by his blocking as his catching.

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Fan injured by falling mirror at Nebraska game

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A fan was knocked unconscious during Saturday’s Nebraska-Rutgers game when a mirror fell from the press box at Memorial Stadium.

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