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Nebraska kicker breaks collarbone in crash

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska kicker Mauro Bondi broke his collarbone when he crashed his motorcycle on the north side of Lincoln.

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Tulsa Shock basketball player honored in Alliance

ALLIANCE, Neb. (AP) — Tulsa Shock forward Jordan Hooper has returned to her hometown of Alliance for a basketball jersey retirement ceremony.

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Miami, No. 24 Nebraska will harken glorious pasts

In this Jan. 3, 2002, file photo, Nebraska quarterback Eric Crouch carries the ball against Miami during the 88th Rose Bowl NCAA college football in Pasadena, Calif. The Miami and Nebraska programs are but a shell of their former selves as they enter Saturday night's game in Lincoln. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma, File)

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Whenever they run into each other at a function for Heisman Trophy winners, Mike Rozier reminds Gino Torretta of their schools’ shared history.

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Florida, WVU with chance for breakthrough wins

In this Aug. 30, 2104, file photo, West Virginia head coach Dana Holgorsen watches from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Alabama in Atlanta. There are signs a program is heading in the right direction. Then there are victories that have the potential to change a season, accelerate the rebuilding process and ease the pressure on a coach who was facing heavy scrutiny. Florida has a chance for that kind of breakthrough at No. 3 Alabama on Saturday. Same goes for West Virginia. The Mountaineers host No. 4 Oklahoma. (AP Photo/John Bazemore, File)

Some victories can be a sign that a program that has hit hard times could be heading for better days.

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