INTERVIEW: O'Neill Senior Guard Justin Appleby

O’NEILL, NE — Four players scored in double figures and O’Neill dominated Neligh-Oakdale 70-45 on Monday night. It started with the tipoff.  Wyatt Liewer tapped the ball to Justin Appleby who ... Read More

O’Neill Uses Balanced Attack In Blowout Win Over Neligh-Oakdale

O’NEILL, NE — Four players scored in double figures and O’Neill dominated Neligh-Oakdale 70-45 on Monday night. It started with the tipoff.  Wyatt Liewer tapped the ball to Justin Appleby who lobbed a pass to Alex Thramer to make it 2-0 less ... Read More

O’Neill Girls Use Second Half Surge to Defeat Neligh-Oakdale

O’NEILL, NE — The O’Neill Eagles scored 42 points in the second half to runaway with a 70-45 win over Neligh-Oakdale on Monday night. The Lady Warriors (1-15) outscored the Eagles (9-5) by five points in the second quarter to cut O’Neill’s... Read More

NCN Sports Now Girls Basketball Rankings - 1/15

UNDATED - Here are the girls basketball rankings for the week that ended on January 13th. Voting for NCN this week: Eric McKay, Jon Kipper, Brandon Aksamit, Michael Shively, Andrew Lacy, Hunter Arterburn and Chris Whitney. Class A 1. Omaha We... Read More

NCN Sports Now Boys Basketball Rankings - 1/15

UNDATED - Here are the boys basketball rankings for the week ending Jan. 13 as voted on by: Brandon Aksamit, Hunter Arterburn, Jon Kipper, Andrew Lacy, Eric McKay, Michael Shively and Chris Whitney. CLASS A 1. Lincoln East (13-0, LW: 1) 2.... Read More

Knights Hold Off Warriors for 4th Win

CROFTON - Despite their record, the Norfolk Catholic Knights had their hands full with a winless Crofton Warriors team on Saturday night. Norfolk Catholic attacked early and often with junior big man Ethan Piper scoring 8 of his 27 points in the ... Read More

NCN 35 Letting Fans Pick Jan. 23 Broadcast

NORFOLK - NCN 35 is once again letting the fans pick a game on their schedule. Vote in the poll below by Wednesday at 6 p.m. and check back in to see which game gets the most votes! #qp_main2003959 .qp_btna:hover input {background:#00355F!importan... Read More

Coach Kobs Happy With Burke's Win in Tough Norfolk Environment

NORFOLK - Omaha Burke came away with a win in one of the toughest road environments on Saturday. The win over Norfolk was Burke's first ever on the Panthers' floor, and their first win over Norfolk since 2013. #4 Burke improved to 12-3 with the... Read More

Player of the Game: Shereef Mitchell

NORFOLK - Omaha Burke's Shereef Mitchell earned player of the game honors in Burke's win over Norfolk on Saturday. Mitchell set the tone early with 10 first quarter points. He finished with 21 overall, and dished out five assists while collecting ... Read More

Coach Jared Oswald Sees Good Things Over Norfolk's Three-Game Win Streak

NORFOLK - Head Coach Jared Oswald acknowledged that there's always work to be done, but has liked what he's seen from his Norfolk Panthers over their recent three-game win streak. The Panthers have limited their last three opponents to an average ... Read More

Player of the Game: Mckenzie Bader

NORFOLK - Norfolk's Mckenzie Bader earned player of the game honors for her performance in the Panthers' win over Omaha Burke. Bader hit some clutch outside shots and finished with 11 points. It was Bader's fourth game in double figures this ye... Read More