The 14th-seeded Nebraska softball team grabbed a 1-0 lead in its best-of-three NCAA Super Regional with No. 3 Oregon as the Huskers moved to within one victory of a Women's College World Series berth with a 5-2 win over the Ducks in Eugene Saturday night.
Nebraska's Mary Weatherholt continued her historic march in the NCAA Women's Tennis Singles Championships, advancing to the semifinals with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Georgia's Lauren Henning Saturday in Urbana, Illinois.
Tanner Lubach homered in the 11th inning to give Nebraska a 7-6 win over Indiana Saturday night in Minneapolis. The Huskers now face the Hoosiers again Sunday afternoon for the Big Ten title and an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Tucker Tharp hit his first home run of the season, Michael Suiter delivered the go-ahead run later in the seventh inning and seventh-seeded Kansas moved within one win of reaching the Big 12 championship game, beating Oklahoma State 5-3 on Friday night.
ESPN/ABC announced Friday the kickoff time and television information for Nebraska’s regular-season finale against Iowa on Friday, November 29th. The third annual Heroes Game at Memorial Stadium will be televised on ABC with kickoff set for 11 a.m.
Bryan Peters tied the game with a two-out single in the top of the ninth, but a bases-loaded walk in the bottom of the ninth gave Ohio State a 3-2 walk-off victory over Nebraska in the winner’s bracket of the Big Ten Tournament Thursday afternoon in Minneapolis.
Iowa baseball coach Jack Dahm is out after 10 seasons with the Hawkeyes. Athletic Director Gary Barta announced Thursday that Dahm's contract won't be renewed after a decade leading the state's only remaining Division I program.