Former Husker Brett Maher makes five field goals in one half for Ottawa

Brett Maher's leg might be a little tired heading into the locker room.

Video: Former Husker Brandon Reilly scores highlight-reel TD for Bills, appears to honor Sam Foltz

Buffalo Bills receiver Brandon Reilly scored a diving touchdown against the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth quarter of their preseason matchup.

Athlon Sports writers have differing expectations for Husker football

Five writers at Athlon Sports predicted the Nebraska football season game by game.

CBS Sports the latest outlet leaving Nebraska outside its highest-ranked teams for 2017

CBS Sports has Nebraska with some work to do before it approaches Top 25 status.

Former Husker Lavonte David excited to be featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

Lavonte David and his Tampa Bay Buccaneers teammates have been surrounded by cameras during training camp this preseason.

Former Husker Spencer Long proves linemen have good hands too

Former Husker Spencer Long wanted to prove to his teammate, wide receiver Terrelle Pryor, that offensive linemen are athletes too.

Video: Former Creighton star Ty Blach blasts first career home run for the San Francisco Giants

Giants pitcher Ty Blach did his best impression of teammate Madison Bumgarner, hitting his first career major league home run, a three-run shot, to dead center at San Francisco's AT&T Park.

Former Jay Doug McDermott soon to be back wearing his old No. 3

Doug McDermott soon will be wearing No. 3 again.

Ndamukong Suh says opponents don't talk trash 'because I like to impose my will on them' on radio show

Ndamukong Suh joined "The Joe Rose Show " to discuss several issues surrounding the Miami Dolphins.

Rex Burkhead trying to carve out a role in New England; Brandon Reilly makes fingertip grab

Rex Burkhead is trying to climb to the top of a crowded backfield in New England.

Jack Sock 'throws the bones' at Atlanta Open

Lincoln native Jack Sock showed his Husker fandom by "throwing the bones" in the Atlanta Open.

Mike Riley talks Tanner Lee, Bob Diaco, Husker fans and more on 'The Jim Rome Show'

With the offseason wrapping up, NU coach Mike Riley joined "The Jim Rome Show" to preview the 2017 season.

Huskers rank 37th in total offers made to 2018 recruits

Nebraska has made 188 offers so far for its 2018 recruiting class, according to numbers compiled by Rivals.

Jacksonville signs former Husker Stanley Jean-Baptiste

Former Husker Stanley Jean-Baptiste was signed Tuesday by the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Video: Former Husker Rex Burkhead talks joining New England Patriots, reflects on time at NU

Rex Burkhead, the former Husker running back who spent the past four seasons with the NFL's Cincinnati Bengals, sat down with CBS Boston to discuss signing with the New England Patriots and what to expect with his new team.

Adidas tweets out video teasing to new-look Husker alternate uniforms

In a video spanning just six seconds, Adidas teased to a new-look Husker uniform Monday.

Texas coach Tom Herman says former Husker Ndamukong Suh deserved 2009 Heisman Trophy at Big 12 media days

At Big 12 media days this week, Texas coach Tom Herman gave an impassioned speech that the Heisman Trophy should go to the "most dominant player in college football." Herman's reasoning: Ndamukong Suh's 2009 season.

Nebraska women's basketball coach Amy Williams has first recruiting class ranked No. 20 by espnW

Both of Nebraska women's basketball's 2017 commits finished in ESPN's Top 100, helping land the Huskers at No. 20 in espnW's recruiting rankings.

Late Husker punter Sam Foltz included in ESPYs "In Memoriam" montage

Those watching the ESPYs on Wednesday got to see Sam Foltz smile.

Former Huskers Quincy Enunwa and Andy Janovich receive props from Pro Football Focus

Other than being Huskers, what do Quincy Enunwa and Andy Janovich have in common?

Video: Former Husker Tai Webster works out with the Charlotte Hornets before the NBA draft

Former Nebraska basketball standout Tai Webster has emerged as a second-round sleeper in the NBA draft on June 22.

NFL ranks Ndamukong Suh the best draft pick out of Nebraska by a wide margin

According to the NFL, Ndamukong Suh is the best draft pick out of Nebraska since 2000 — and it's not even close.

Former Husker Vincent Valentine shows off his flashy Super Bowl ring

Winning the Super Bowl certainly comes with benefits.

LeBron James defends passing to Kyle Korver in closing minute of Wednesday's Game 3 loss

LeBron James has been criticizing for passing the ball to an open Kyle Korver in the final minute of Wednesday's 118-113 loss to the Golden State Warriors.

Video: Former Jay Kyle Korver throws down dunk in NBA Finals

Known for his range behind the arc, former Creighton star Kyle Korver showed off his leaping ability in game 3 of the NBA Finals.

Video: Adam Carriker takes on critics who say Husker fans live in the past

Former Husker Adam Carriker doesn't take kindly to those who say Nebraska fans live in the past.

Three Huskers among Baseball America's top-500 draft prospects; Rogalla represents Creighton

Three Huskers were among Baseball America's top-500 draft prospects.

Jake Guentzel scores again, closes in on all-time marks

Jake Guentzel has taken the NHL by storm.

Former Creighton star Ty Blach throws first major league shutout

The San Francisco Giants scored 10 runs in Friday's victory over the Philladelphia Phillies. Thanks to Ty Blach, they would have only needed one.

Video: Former Mav Jake Guentzel moves up record charts with his second goal of the Stanley Cup Final

With the Penguins trailing 1-0 in the first period, Jake Guentzel scored his second goal of the Stanley Cup Final and his NHL-leading 11th of the postseason.

Video: NU freshman Mojo Hagge robs homer, hits first home run of the season

Omaha native Mojo Hagge helped Nebraska beat Purdue in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament with a stellar eighth inning.

Underwood's Alex Thomsen, an undefeated three-time state wrestling champ, commits to Nebraska

An undefeated, three-time state champion wrestler has committed to Nebraska.

Nebraska outfielder Mojo Hagge named Big Ten Freshman of the Week

The Big Ten released its final weekly awards for the 2017 regular season and freshman outfielder Mojo Hagge was one of the names included.

Nebraska graduate manager Malcolm Agnew hired as North Dakota running backs coach

Malcolm Agnew, a graduate manager for the Husker football team, has been hired as the new running backs coach at North Dakota.

Mock draft projects former Creighton standout Justin Patton to be picked in the top ten of the NBA draft

With the NBA draft order decided after the lottery on Tuesday night, mock drafts are starting to heat up. Creighton's Justin Patton is a popular name to keep an eye on for Jays fans.

Jaguars sign former Husker Kevin Maurice

Kevin Maurice earned himself a shot in the NFL.

Nebraska defensive back Joshua Kalu named to Lott Impact Trophy watch list

Husker defensive back Joshua Kalu was named to the Lott Impact Trophy watch list Friday.

Philadelphia Eagles sign former Husker Nathan Gerry to four-year contract

Former Husker Nathan Gerry agreed to a four-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday.

What are the chances? NU coach Mike Riley meets Chance the Rapper

Omaha got a mix of sports and pop culture on Wednesday night when Nebraska coach Mike Riley and wife Dee met Chance the Rapper.

Former Husker Dylan Utter announces retirement in emotional tweet

Former Nebraska offensive lineman Dylan Utter announced his retirement from football Monday on Twitter.

Vikings move former Husker quarterback Tommy Armstrong to safety

Tommy Armstrong knew he'd be forced to change positions in the NFL, but he probably didn't expect it to happen twice already.

Former Jay Kyle Korver's hot second quarter helps Cavs advance to conference finals

Former Creighton star Kyle Korver had one of the best quarters of his career in the Cleveland Cavaliers' 109-102 Game 4 win against the Toronto Raptors.

Video: Jordan Westerkamp makes highlight grab at Buccaneers rookie camp

Nebraska fans saw Jordan Westerkamp make plenty of exceptional catches during his Husker career.

Former Husker Michael Rose-Ivey will try out for San Francisco 49ers

Nebraska linebacker Michael Rose-Ivey will participate in a tryout this weekend with the San Francisco 49ers, according to NBC Sports Bay Aera.

Former Husker Scott Frost signs contract extension with UCF

Former Nebraska quarterback Scott Frost took UCF to a bowl game in his first season and was rewarded accordingly.

Former Husker Sam Cotton earns tryout with the Los Angeles Chargers

Sam Cotton will join the growing list of former Huskers to sign as an undrafted free agent following the NFL draft.

Husker commit Brendan 'Bookie' Radley-Hiles draws comparison to 2017 NFL draft pick

Expectations for four-star recruit Brendan 'Bookie' Radley-Hiles were already sky high. Now, he's drawing comparisons to a 2017 NFL first-round draft pick.

Lions name former Husker Ameer Abdullah starter

Former Nebraska star Ameer Abdullah will have a starting gig for the Detroit Lions this year.

Video: Former Husker Adam Carriker tells his draft-day story

Former Husker Adam Carriker shared his full, never-before-told NFL draft story. The 2006 Big 12 defensive lineman of the year started 34 games at Nebraska and was a second-team All-American. Carriker, who went to the St. Louis Rams with the No. 13 overall pick in the 2007 draft, discussed the uncertainties that come with not knowing where you'll be picked and much more.

Video: Jordan Westerkamp relives his 2013 'Hail Mary' catch against Northwestern with the Big Ten Network

Former Husker Jordan Westerkamp had a highlight-filled career with Nebraska. His first eye-catching moment came against Northwestern in 2013.

Video: Creighton coach Jim Flanery awards scholarship to walk-on in surprise ceremony

Creighton walk-on Aimee Rischard received the best kind of present during a team meeting Wednesday — a scholarship.

Former Husker Tom Rathman to be inducted into the San Francisco 49ers Hall of Fame

Tom Rathman has a pair of Super Bowl rings and is a member of the Nebraska football hall of fame. Now he's about to join the 49ers Hall of Fame as well.

Creighton right-hander Keith Rogalla named Big East Pitcher of the Week

Creighton junior right-hander Keith Rogalla was named Big East Pitcher of the Week on Monday.

Husker commit Cameron Jurgens shows off massive feat of strength

2018 Nebraska football commit Cameron Jurgens looks ready to add his mark to the Husker weight room.

Video: Tanner Lee tosses perfect throw for first touchdown in Memorial Stadium

How about this throw for a first touchdown in Memorial Stadium?

Military family reunion makes for an emotional Husker spring game coin toss

The tears were flowing during the coin toss before Nebraska's spring game Saturday.

Former UNO star Jake Guentzel scores first playoff goal for Penguins

Jake Guentzel scored 16 goals in the regular season for the Pittsburgh Penguins, but the playoffs are a different monster, right?

NU coach Mike Riley nominates Brenda Tracy for ESPY's Courage Award

Rape survivor Brenda Tracy shared her powerful message with the Husker football team last summer. On Thursday, Nebraska coach Mike Riley nominated Tracy for the ESPY's Arthur Ashe Courage Award.

Video: Creighton's Bryce Only caps career day with walk-off hit

Creighton senior Bryce Only had a career-high four hits, none bigger than his single in the bottom of the 11th inning against South Dakota State on Tuesday.

Former Husker Zaire Anderson reaches agreement with Broncos

Linebacker Zaire Anderson signed his tender with the Denver Broncos on Monday.

Former Boys Town star Shaquil Barrett resigns with Broncos

Linebacker Shaquil Barrett reached a one-year, $615,000 deal with the Broncos on Monday, according to Rotoworld.

Rex Burkhead among ESPN's best values in NFL free agency; Danny Woodhead one of the worst

The New England Patriots got a deal when they signed former Nebraska running back Rex Burkhead this offseason.

Former Creighton soccer star Seth Sinovic scores first career MLS regular-season goal

It took nine professional seasons and 158 games, but former Creighton soccer star Seth Sinovic scored his first career MLS regular-season goal Sunday.

St John's turns first triple play in TD Ameritrade Park history

With runners on first and second and a one-run lead in the first inning, Creighton fell into a bit of misfortune Sunday against St. John's.

Former Millard West star A.J. Ladwig retires 18 straight batters for Detroit Tigers farm team

A.J. Ladwig allowed a leadoff double to start his season. He didn't give up much after that.

High-flying UNO commit Zach Thornhill lights up dunk contest

If you thought Zach Thornhill's windmill and between-the-legs dunks were impressive, wait until you see his behind-the-back slam.

Video: New UNO hockey coach Mike Gabinet throws out first pitch for NU-UNO baseball

New Maverick hockey coach Mike Gabinet made his debut today, throwing out the first pitch before the NU-UNO baseball game at Werner Park.

Former Creighton star Anthony Tolliver discusses how he wants to be remembered

Anthony Tolliver discussed leadership, his role in helping younger players and how he wants his legacy to look when his playing days are over in an interview with NBC Sports.

Video: Former Mav Jake Guentzel scores in his return for the Penguins

Former UNO hockey star Jake Guentzel, returning from injury, made an immediate impact with the Penguins in their Friday matchup against the Rangers.

Nebraska basketball ranked among Big Ten's least attractive coaching jobs

If every coach left tomorrow, where would it be easiest to win?

Former Jay Anthony Tolliver inspired the creation of a new basketball statistic

Anthony Tolliver is so good at one particular aspect of basketball, the people at analytics-based website FiveThirtyEight had to invent a new statistic to measure it.

After three seasons in Canada, former Husker Brett Maher signs with NFL team

Former Nebraska kicker and punter Brett Maher signed with the Cleveland Browns, the team announced Monday.

Video: Rim-rattling dunks, vicious blocks and more highlight Creighton hoops commit Jacob Epperson's mixtape from his senior season

Recent Creighton basketball commit Jacob Epperson now has a mixtape to match his highlight-reel play on the court.

Report: Nebraska native Danny Woodhead to sign with the Baltimore Ravens

North Platte native and Chadron State grad Danny Woodhead will reportedly sign with the Baltimore Ravens.

Video: UNO fans hold pep rally before Summit League championship

With the Mavs' first NCAA tournament berth on the line, UNO fans got fired up before the game.

Dick Vitale names Justin Patton his Big East diaper dandy of the year

Dick Vitale announced his player of the year, coach of the year and diaper dandy of the year for each major conference Saturday.

Fox Sports unveils 25-year anniversary all-Missouri Valley tournament team

Fox Sports revealed its 25-year anniversary all-Missouri Valley tournament team. Creighton was well represented.

Kyle Korver caps record-breaking 3-point performance by Cavs

The Cleveland Cavaliers were feeling it from long range Friday.

Will Compton reads to kids for Dr. Seuss week while repping Huskers

Former Husker and Washington Redskins linebacker Will Compton helped kick off Read Across America week in style.

Former Husker Jeremiah Sirles staying with the Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings have chosen to keep former Nebraska offensive lineman Jeremiah Sirles, according to the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Former Husker Monte Kiffin leaving NFL to join sons at FAU

Former Husker player and coach Monte Kiffin is leaving the NFL to join his sons on the Florida Atlantic coaching staff.

Missouri Vallery Conference writers remember, honor former World-Herald writer Steve Pivovar

Missouri Vallery Confereence beat writers took some time at Arch Madness to toast to the life of Steve Pivovar. As The World-Herald's Creighton beat writer, Pivovar covered the Jays in the Missouri Valley until they joined the Big East in 2014.

Athlon Sports ranks Huskers second in the Big Ten West entering spring practice

With spring practice right around the corner, Athlon Sports ranked each team in the Big Ten and picked Nebraska second in the West division behind Wisconsin.

Woodmen Tower will be blue for Creighton's Senior Day

With Senior Day on deck Tuesday night for the Jays, the Woodmen Tower will be helping honor the seniors.

Kyle Korver recalls his best story of Allen Iverson

Everyone knows about Allen Iverson's "practice" rant, but former Creighton star Kyle Korver recalled another tangent the NBA Hall of Fame guard went on.

Columbus manager Kyle Anderson, who is battling cancer, hits gym's final shot by a Discoverer

Someone had to hit the last shot for the Discoverers in their gymnasium. It couldn't have been anyone better.

Video: Kyle Korver throws down a monster dunk and joins an elite club in NBA history

Former Creighton standout Kyle Korver must love playing against the Indiana Pacers.

Cavs, Kyle Korver still learning to mesh

Kyle Korver can hit shots. That's no surprise.

Former Creighton star Anthony Tolliver is investing in post-NBA career

Anthony Tolliver hopes to replicate the success of an unconventional NBA role model.

Former Husker linebacker Trevor Roach calls it a career, announcing NFL retirement

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Trevor Roach, a former Husker who also starred at Elkhorn High School, announced his NFL retirement Friday after two seasons.

Former Creighton star Doug McDermott picks his dream 3-on-3 team

Doug McDermott was asked what his dream 3-on-3 team would be. He was a bit of a homer.

Video: Kyle Korver ties career high with eight 3-pointers, passes Jason Kidd on all-time list

Former Jays standout Kyle Korver is finding his groove with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Pair of NBA mock drafts peg Justin Patton as lottery pick

Creighton center Justin Patton is the top NBA prospect at his position, according to two mock drafts released this week.

Carissa Kuchta's last-second runner lifts Wynot

Down 42-41 and with the clock expiring, Wynot needed to make a play.

Creighton lost, but Justin Patton still held a block party

Creighton may have lost 82-80 to Xavier on Saturday, but that doesn't make Justin Patton's block party any less impressive.

Prep highlights: DC West's Jeff Widhelm throws down a monster dunk; Kearney students at it again

Jeff Widhelm got some major elevation for DC West on Thursday.

Rivals names Keith Williams one of nation's top 25 recruiters

Rivals included Nebraska wide receivers coach Keith Williams among its list of the nation's top 25 college football recruiters.

Butler sends Maurice Watson well wishes on a speedy recovery

Butler is one of Creighton's top rivals in the Big East, but the Bulldogs set that aside to send a note of support to Maurice Watson.

Watch: Damion Daniels makes the call for Nebraska

Damion Daniels, a three-star defensive tackle from Dallas, made his much-anticipated announcement on national signing day.

Prep highlights: Ed Chang hits game-winner for Papio; Wyatt Barta's late layup downs C-1 No. 3 Swedes

Down 58-56, Ed Chang hit a step-back 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift the top-ranked Monarchs over Lincoln Northeast.