Area All-Conference Basketball Teams Announced

WAYNE – Northeast Nebraska teams were represented when the All-Conference teams were released by Mid State, Lewis & Clark and East Husker. From the Mid State Conference for the girls it was C... Read More

Final NCN Sports Now Boys Basketball Rankings

CLASS A 1. Creighton Prep (26-1) 2. Bellevue West (20-7) 3. Omaha Central (24-3) 4. Omaha Bryan (20-6) 5. Millard South (17-8) 6. Lincoln East (24-2) 7. Lincoln Pius X (16-9) 8. Kearney (18-7) 9. Lincoln Southwest (14-10) 10. Papillion-La... Read More

Ponca Powers Through St. Cecilia for Repeat Championship

LINCOLN -- The Ponca Indians beat Hastings St. Cecilia 50-40 to capture their second-straight Class C-2 Championship. The Indians (30-1) started off hot with Max Masin knocking home two early three-pointers to give the team an 8-0 lead. But, Tr... Read More

Wahoo Overcomes Winnebago In Overtime for C-1 Title

LINCOLN -- The Wahoo Warriors came from behind to force overtime and eventually beat the Winnebago Indians 70-66 to win the school's 11th state championship. WAHOO: Hancock 6, Shanahan 10, Br. Lacey 6, Quick 14, Egr 3, Bl. Lacey 12, Cook 19 WIN... Read More

Riverside Gets Over the Hump, Heads to the State Title Game

LINCOLN, Neb. - After three years of falling short in semifinals, the Riverside Chargers prevailed in them on Friday night. Riverside beat Mullen 66-59 at Bob Devaney Sports Center in the Class D2 state tournament to advance to the championship ga... Read More

Winnebago Wins With Tempo

Winnebago’s quick up-temp style was too much for the Indian's of Broken Bow.  D'Von LaPointe poured in 25 points, many of which came from transition.   MaNaPe Cleveland also had a monster offensive game with 27 points.  Cleveland score... Read More

Early Threes Lift Ponca Over BRLD

LINCOLN -- The Ponca Indians hit six three-pointers in the first quarter and defeated BRLD 50-33 to reach the Class C-2 Championship game. Carter Kingsbury hit four of the early three-balls while Max Masin chipped in the other two and Ponca (29-1)... Read More

BRLD Hits Last-Second Shot to Stun Elmwood-Murdock In OT

LINCOLN -- Lucas Vogt pulled up from 30-feet away from the basket and calmly sank a game-winning three-pointer in overtime to send BRLD to the semifinals of the Class C-2 State Tournament.  The Wolverines dispatched of Elmwood-Murdock 48-47 in a thr... Read More

Ponca Punishes Perkins County 72-29

LINCOLN -- The Ponca Indians dominated Perkins County 72-29 in the first round of the Class C-2 State Tournament on Thursday night. The Indians were hot from the start, hitting four three-pointers and putting up 26 points in the first quarter.  P... Read More

Strong First Half Guides #2 Riverside Past #7 Wynot

LINCOLN - A strong first half performance by Riverside was the difference maker, in their opening round win over Wynot. Riverside and Wynot both came out slow in the opening quarter, scoring 9 and 5 respectively. The Chargers' deep threat conti... Read More

Winnebago Knocks Out Syracuse to Advance to Semis

LINCOLN, Neb. Despite a slow start, the Winnebago Indians have found themselves in the state semifinals yet again. Bago took down Syracuse 59-50 at Bob Devaney Sports Center in the first round of the Class C1 tournament. Syracuse, the #7 seed, ... Read More