Friday, July 3, 2020


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Ohio State women's basketball assistant coach Carrie Banks in front of the bench in a game versus Michigan (courtesy UNO athletics)

UNO head coach Carrie Banks brings “underdog” vision, representation to women’s basketball team

UNO head women's basketball coach Carrie Banks has had to deal with a lot in her career, but that's what comes with being the only Division I coach in Nebraska.
The Pierre Trappers logo faces the Western Pioneers logo.

Pioneers to take the field after month-long season delay

After a month long delay, the Western Nebraska Pioneers baseball team is set to begin their new season in the Expedition league.
Casey Burnham batting against the Casper Horseheads

The road it took for the Hasting Sodbusters to have a season

Good things come to those who wait - at least for the Hastings Sodbusters. The Expedition League had multiple delays to the season but finally...
The crest of Union Omaha soccer club, which features an Owl.

A different kind of professional football coming soon to Nebraska

This fall, Nebraskans can cheer for a different kind of football. Union Omaha, a soccer club in Omaha that competes in the United Soccer League...
Omaha World-Herald sports reporter Sam McKewon covers Nebraska football, recruiting, women's basketball and more.

CoJMC alumnus and sports reporter finds new way to write about Nebraska athletics without...

Walking off the cold, wet turf of Memorial Stadium after yet another losing season for the Huskers, Omaha World-Herald sports reporter Sam McKewon knew...

High school rodeo returns to Nebraska after COVID-19 cancels most of season

The roots of rodeo run deep in Nebraska, from county fairs to professional rodeos. Naturally, these athletes must get their start somewhere, and for...
Elijah Wood Nebraska's newest signee

Guard Elijah Wood signs with Nebraska Basketball

Elijah Wood announced Wednesday he would be signing with Nebraska men's basketball marking the last edition to Fred Hoiberg's 2020 recruiting class.
Official Logo of Major League Baseball (MLB)

MLB players agree to report for 60-game season; set to return on July 23-24

On Tuesday, the Major League Baseball Players Association agreed to have players report to training camps by July 1. MLBPA plans on playing a...
Omaha native and CoJMC alumnus, Mitch Sherman, covers Nebraska football for The Athletic. Courtesy photo.

Mitch Sherman finds fulfilling job covering Huskers football for The Athletic

Seven percent of high school athletes (1 in 14) go on to play a varsity sport in college. Under 2% of them...
Maurice Washington (Courtesy of Nebraska State Patrol)

Ex-Husker RB Maurice Washington Located After Reported Missing

Former Nebraska running back Maurice Washington was located late Tuesday night after being reported missing.