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Big Ten Basketball Leads Nation in Attendance for 39th Straight Year

Rosemont, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference led the nation in men’s basketball attendance for the 39th consecutive season according to figures released by the NCAA. The Big Ten recorded an average attendance of 12,781 patrons per game, including regular season home games and all seven sessions of the Big Ten Men’s Basketball Tournament. In […]

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NPCC Knights Basketball Sign Three

The North Platte Community College Knights recently announced the signing of three players for the upcoming 2015–2016 basketball season. They are: Myles Laurent-Smart from Orlando, Fla., Mike Amius from Lantana, Fla. and Leito Holloway from Mint Hill, N.C. Laurent–Smart, originally from England, played for West Oaks Academy in Orlando, Fla.  Laurent–Smart is a 5’ 10” […]

Nebraska averaged 15,569 fans per game in 2014-15. (Photo Courtesy Nate Olsen/NU Media Relations)

Huskers Finish 10th in Average Attendance

Lincoln – Nebraska basketball finished with its highest attendance finish in program history, as the NCAA officially released its 2014-15 men’s basketball attendance figures on Monday. Nebraska ranked 10th nationally in average attendance, averaging 15,569 fans per game at Pinnacle Bank Arena in 2014-15. The Huskers drew 249,101 fans for its 16 home games, marking […]

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Lloyd scores 3 and US defeats Japan 5-2 for World Cup title

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times. And with it came the Americans’ elusive third Women’s World Cup title. Lloyd scored a hat trick as the U.S. burst to a four-goal lead in the first 16 minutes, and the Americans overwhelmed defending champion Japan 5-2 Sunday for their record […]

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4 Royals elected to start All-Star Game

NEW YORK (AP) — Houston second baseman Jose Altuve passed Kansas City’s Omar Infante in the final days of voting, leaving four Royals as starters for the All-Star Game. Todd Frazier of the host Cincinnati Reds leapfrogged St. Louis’ Matt Carpenter and will be in the NL starting lineup for the July 14 game at […]

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