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Nebraska rallies to stun Maryland 65-63

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — If the start of Big Ten play is any indication, this could be a very special season for the Nebraska basketball team. Tai Webster scored 18 points, and the Cornhuskers closed with


KU women get routed by No. 3 Baylor 90-43

WACO, Texas (AP) — When teams fall behind, they often try to shoot themselves back into games and lose focus on executing offensively. Kansas did that Sunday, and it played right into No. 3 Baylor’s hands. The


Rolfzen twins, Nebraska volleyball stars, join German club

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Nebraska volleyball standouts Amber Rolfzen and Kadie Rolfzen have signed professional contracts with the powerful Dresdner Sportclub 1898 in Germany. The university announced their signings on Thursday. Amber Rolfzen earned her second


No. 24 Oklahoma women beat Kansas in Big 12 opener

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Nancy Walton had career highs of 14 points, nine rebounds and seven blocks and No. 24 Oklahoma won its 12th-straight Big 12 Conference opener 84-54 over Kansas Thursday night. The 6-foot-9 freshman, who


Winter Classic NHL game shines spotlight on Missouri

A worker walks across the new ice rink installed inside Busch Stadium in St. Louis on December 29, 2016. Photo by Bill Grenblatt/UPI. Courtesy Missourinet. (Missourinet) – Missouri is hosting what’s become one of the premier sports