Nate Lashley mades a hole-in-one Thursday on the par-3 17th hole at Hillcrest Country Club. It was Lashley's ninth hole-in-one and his first on the Web.com Tour. The Scottsbluff, Nebraska, native carded a 5-under 66 in the opening round.
North Platte native and Chadron State grad Danny Woodhead will reportedly sign with the Baltimore Ravens.
Mike Daum, a Kimball graduate, scored 42 points in South Dakota State's 77-67 win over IPFW on Saturday.
Youngstown State's last-second comeback to upset No. 2 Eastern Washington 40-38 was capped by an insane touchdown catch by Kevin Rader.
Perhaps Denver Broncos linebacker Shaquil Barrett might've had a future with the Harlem Globetrotters.
Former Millard North standout Conor Gillaspie cranked a three-run home run to right field to break a scoreless tie and send the San Francisco Giants to the NLDS.
Sportsmanship alert: Despite losing to Coastal Carolina twice during the 2016 College World Series, TCU bought an advertisement congratulating the Chanticleers in Coastal's local newspaper, The Sun News of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
What happens when fans get impatient during a weather delay?
Former Husker standout Alex Gordon had two RBIs while on a rehab assignment with the Omaha Storm Chasers.
The beach balls were caught in the middle Tuesday in the never-ending battle between fans and grounds crew members.
Omaha native Terence "Bud" Crawford, the reigning WBO junior welterweight champion, gave an interview Monday on "Sway in the Morning."
There are still two days left before Terrence "Bud" Crawford and "Hammerin'" Hank Lundy square off in the ring at the Theater at Madison Square Garden.
Finally, we know what Peyton Manning's 'Omaha! Omaha!' call means. Or maybe what it used to mean. On NFL GameDay Morning on the NFL Network, Deion Sanders asked former Indianapolis receiver and Manning teammate Reggie Wayne about the "Omaha" call. "'Omaha' means ... he's going the other way," Wayne said. "If it's a run to the right -- if it's dive right, 'Omaha' is gonna be dive left." It's unlikely that Manning is using the call in the same way Sunday in the AFC Championship.
You thought the "Omaha! Omaha!" craze was over?
Ohio State fans are curious to learn more about the Buckeyes' new quarterback coach Tim Beck.
The Nebraska basketball Twitter account had a few words for Creighton's account on Friday.
Bubba Starling, the Royals prospect and former Husker quarterback recruit, marked a milestone in his minor league career Tuesday night. Starling hit for the cycle with Class AA Northwest Arkansas in a 10-4 win over Arkansas.
Virginia got on the board first in an elimination game with Florida thanks to a solo homer by Matt Thais. But Florida's Peter Alonso followed with his own shot, a two-run homer to centerfield, in the top half of the second inning. In the fourth inning, Florida's Harrison Bader added another homer. That brings the 2015 CWS home run total to 14, the most since there were 32 home runs in 2010. Watch the home runs below.
Rhett Wiseman homered in the fourth inning on Friday night, the 11th home run of the 2015 CWS and the 36th at TD Ameritrade Park in CWS play. Watch the home run below:
On Monday, Miami's Jacob Heyward gave his team a 2-0 lead with a fifth inning home run. The home run was notable for a few reasons. It was the first home run to land between the 375 signs in CWS play at TD Ameritrade Park and only the second in the stadium's history. The homer was the fifth of the 2015 CWS and the 30th all-time during College World Series play at TD Ameritrade Park. Watch Heyward's homer below:
There have been 29 home runs at TD Ameritrade Park in College World Series. No. 29 was special. Vanderbilt's Jeren Kendall hit the first walkoff home run during CWS play at the park. Watch Kendall's game-winning home run below.
Three games in and the 2015 College World Series is at three home runs. That ties that total home runs hit each of the past two years and brings the overall total in five seasons at TD Ameritrade Park to 28. Watch Foster's home run below:
San Diego Chargers running back Danny Woodhead is best known around these parts as the North Platte super-star who went on to dominate at Chadron State.
The NCAA switched to a new baseball for the 2015 season in hopes of producing more offense, especially at TD Ameritrade Park. So far, so good. There were two home runs in the first five innings of play between Arkansas and Virginia, only the fifth multiple home run game during CWS play at the park.
Storm Chasers to serve up hot dogs with buffalo pulled pork, french fries, bacon-covered bananas and more
The Omaha Storm Chasers will play their home opener Friday at Werner Park, which also means the return of the "eat your opponent" hot dog.
Oregon's Joseph Young, the Pac-12 player of the year, put on a show in the second round game with Oklahoma State in Omaha Friday. Young scored 15 straight points for the Ducks to end the first half, giving Oregon a 43-39 lead. He added another, monster dunk in the second half. Watch highlights below.
With time winding down in the first half and Wichita State trailing by three points, Shocker Fred VanVleet did what he does best: score.
Everyone loves a good dunk. And on Friday, Kansas' Wayne Seldon Jr. provided a couple for the CenturyLink Center crowd.
Who showed up during HBO's broadcast of the Terence "Bud" Crawford vs. Ray Beltran fight on Saturday night at CenturyLink Center?
Omahan Terence "Bud" Crawford will look to defend his title on Saturday at CenturyLink Center against Ray Beltran.
Kansas City Royals left fielder Alex Gordon was held up at third base in the ninth inning of Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday.
Excited for the decisive Game 7 World Series matchup between the Royals and the Giants?
During an interview with Fox Sports about Ohio University coach Saul Phillips, Nebraska hoops coach Tim Miles — Phillips' former boss — had a funny anecdote about the coach:
Maryland and Purdue ranked Nos. 1 and 2 in NCAA.com's list of the top five most creative helmets in college helmets. The Terrapins’ “Star Spangled” design earned the No. 1 ranking, and Purdue's collage look was ranked second. See the full list in the video:
On Wednesday, the Omaha Mammoths defeated the Boston Browlers in the team's first game. Watch a recap of the opening win.
Top Rank's Crystina Poncher recently interviewed undefeated lightweight champ Terence "Bud" Crawford after the announcement of his upcoming bout with contender Ray Beltran. Check out the video below:
Wimbledon doubles champion and Lincoln native Jack Sock was back in his hometown Monday for an event at the Woods Tennis Center, including an autograph-signing session with local fans. A few photos, courtesy of the Woods Tennis Center, plus a Facebook post about Sock being recognized at the Husker game Saturday:
Former Husker and current Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Cody Asche smashed a walk-off, two-run home run during the 10th inning Friday against the Miami Marlins. Check out some of the AP photos of Asche's big hit below:
Popular CBS TV show "The Big Bang Theory" tried to tap into the excitement surrounding the start of NFL season Thursday, tweeting a picture of one of the shows main stars — Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting's character, Penny — in a football jersey.
Royals left fielder Alex Gordon gave Kansas City a walk-off win Tuesday night, hitting a two-run shot to right field and giving the Royals a 2-1 win over the Minnesota Twins. Kansas City remains a game and a half ahead of the Detroit Tigers in the AL Central.
During the Lions' 13-12 win over the Jaguars on Friday, former Husker Ndamukong Suh was called for roughing the passer after a monster hit on Jacksonville QB Chad Henne.
In the eighth inning Friday night, Phillies third baseman and former Husker Cody Asche smashed a game-tying two-run home run -- scoring former Creighton star Darin Ruf in the process -- then scored the decisive run in extra innings as Philadelphia rallied for a 10-inning win against host San Francisco.
Over the past few weeks, Reddit has been polling users to find the most hated team by state. It's an unscientific poll with a small sample size, but the results are fun to analyze.
On Saturday night the Kansas City Royals celebrated Nebraska night by giving away red KC hats. With lots of Husker fans in attendance, former NU star Alex Gordon had a home run and, while being interviewed after the game, led the fans in a "Go Big Red" cheer. Watch Gordon's interview below.
In the photo below, Chargers running back Danny Woodhead, a former Chadron State star and North Platte native, races between two Cowboys defenders while gaining 25 yards on a pass reception during the first half of a preseason NFL football game on Thursday, Aug. 7 in San Diego.
105-year-old Agnes McKee threw out the first pitch at a San Diego Padres game this past weekend, becoming the oldest person to ever throw out a ceremonial first pitch.
Thomas Ian Nicholas, who played Henry Rowengartner in the 1993 movie "Rookie of the Year," threw out the first pitch at Wrigley Field on Saturday, July 12.
Cold King Darius joined "The Bottom Line" on Thursday, July 3, to make his latest predictions for upcoming sports matchups.
Here's our nominee for best sports photo for July 2: