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Jack Moore, the Huskers' consensus All-Big Eight point guard, Moore became the school's first three-time Academic All-Big Eight basketball player, won the 1982 Francis Pomeroy-Naismith Award as the nation's most outstanding senior collegiate basketball player under 6 feet. Photo by Huskers.com

Huskers History: Nebraska basketball beats No. 1 Missouri

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By: Ethan Petrik and Will Wilson When was the last time the Nebraska basketball team beat a No. 1 ranked team in the country? It’s...

LISTEN: Nebraska esports plays catch up

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Esports is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. So far, 175 colleges and universities offer partial or full scholarships for esports....
Airborne skater attempting a trick at The Bays indoor skatepark. Photo by Ben Skow Media

Q&A at The Bay

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Caden Pearson has a passion for helping out his community in many unique ways. As general manager at The Bay, a Lincoln nonprofit organization,...
The Pinnacle Bank Arena in 2020. Photo by Aaron Housenga

LISTEN: Sports fan’s future after a year of COVID-19

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For many, the most noticeable change in pandemic sports was the dome of silence surrounding every game. First, the players were sidelined from sports,...
Photo by ESPN Wide World of Sports

LISTEN: What you didn’t know about the NBA bubble

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By: Jacob Benson and Brock Birkholtz Anxiety screenings increased 93% in 2020, with a 62% increase in depression screenings since 2019, according to Mental...
This is an image of Elkhorn South outfielder Luke Jessen, a Huskers baseball commit. In this photo, Jessen is in the middle of his batting swing.

Inside the rise of baseball in Nebraska

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For Luke Jessen, it all started in the backyard. In the blistering Nebraska heat, Jessen and his father, Blake, spent countless hours outside where the...
Tori Beller photo by Maddie Washburn, Nebraska Communications

UNL student-athletes dream of competing on biggest world stage

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Small footprints lead from the ladder out of the pool all the way around the lapped lanes and slide lines. The steps come to a...
Nebraska fans topples a goal post on Oct. 29, 1994. Photo courtesy of Phil Johnson

Toxic fans in Big Red country: “It’s a growing trend.”

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Most Saturdays in the fall, thousands of people covered in red flock to Memorial Stadium and begin their weekly chant, ‘Go Big...
Soon, more Nebraskans should be aware of the unknown beauty of Monster Energy Supercross through the campaign's capstone course.

The hidden sport of Monster Energy Supercross

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By Jacob Benson and Brock BirkholtzThe roar of revving engines, dusty dirt hills and the sound of bike tires hitting dirt at...
Photo by HLTV

Video games and esports: What’s not to like?

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What if I told you there was an industry that is a bigger moneymaker than the North American sports industry and global movie industry...