High School volleyball season gets underway this week across the area and to get the season started Berk Brown of nebraskaprepvolleyball.com joined The Blitz on ESPN Radio 1410 to preview the upcoming season… [Read more…]
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — The Denver Broncos traded offensive tackle Chris Clark to Houston on Monday, released veteran linebacker Reggie Walker and placed rookie tight end Jeff Hauerman on injured reserved.
The Clark trade for a seventh-round pick in 2016 is contingent on his passing a physical. [Read more…]
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Former Omaha sportscaster Jon Schuetz is the new public address announcer for Nebraska football games at Memorial Stadium.
The university athletic department announced Schuetz’s hiring Monday. He replaces Patrick Combs, who had been the announcer since 2002. Nebraska cut ties with Combs this month after he was arrested on suspicion of bilking hundreds of thousands of dollars from two elderly women. [Read more…]
GAME 1: NEBRASKA vs BYU
SEPT 5, 2015 | MEMORIAL STADIUM
LINCOLN, NEB. | 2:30 p.m. (CT)
TV – ABC (Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman, Todd McShay)
RADIO – Husker Sports Network
SATELLITE RADIO – Sirius Channel 84, XM 84
INTERNET RADIO – Huskers.com [Read more…]
Kiermaier’s sixth-inning homer off Luke Hochevar (1-1) broke a 2-2 tie. It was Kiermaier’s second homer in two games and sixth of the season. [Read more…]
De La Rosa (8-6) allowed four hits in six-plus innings while striking out seven and walking one. [Read more…]
DENVER (AP) — Peyton Manning failed to get the Broncos into the end zone in seven possessions Saturday night, when Denver rode its stifling defense and good ground game to a 19-12 win over the sputtering San Francisco 49ers.
All that rest has turned into rust for Manning, who was doomed by protection problems and an interception in the end zone one week after penalties and dropped passes kept him from finding any rhythm. [Read more…]
Lincoln – The Nebraska volleyball team finished off an unbeaten weekend at the Nebraska Invitational with a 3-1 (25-9, 25-20, 27-29, 25-19) win over Pittsburgh on Saturday night at the Bob Devaney Sports Center. The win marked the 600th career win for Nebraska head coach John Cook, making him the 15th active Division I head coach to reach 600 career wins. [Read more…]
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Mike Moustakas had three hits and three RBIs, Kendrys Morales kept up his torrid two-out hitting and the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-3 on Saturday night.
Morales had an RBI single and Moustakas a run-scoring double off Jake Odorizzi (6-7) as the Royals grabbed a 4-3 lead in the fifth. [Read more…]
Happ and Ramirez, both acquired near the trade deadline to give the Pirates needed depth, helped Pittsburgh improve to 14-3 in their last 17 games. [Read more…]