NCN Sports Now Matchup Preview: Thursday, April 19th

GRAND ISLAND - News Channel Nebraska will be broadcasting two soccer matches across its network on Thursday night. Check out the match up previews of North Star vs Grand Island and Crete vs Norris in ... Read More

Ex-Husker Football Players Hit The Hardwood For a Good Cause

Ex-Huskers football players would trade their helmets for the hardwood on Friday as they participated in the fifth annual Huskers vs Heroes charity basketball game. One of those participating in this years game is former Huskers linebacker Chris W... Read More

Day 1 GNAC Cancelled, Both Columbus Teams Draw #2 Seed

NORFOLK - Winter weather has caused the GNAC Soccer tournament to be limited to one day, and both Columbus teams drew a #2 seed. Scottsbluff and Goering are unable to attend the conference tournament, due to weather conditions. In addition the tou... Read More

Columbus Golf Takes 10th at Kearney Invitational

COLUMBUS - The Columbus High boys golf team took 10th of 16 at the Kearney Invitational on Thursday. The team finished with a total of 381, led by Shane Hess, who shot a team low of 90 to take 39th individually. Zach Paden came in close behind Hes... Read More

Pride and Tradition Clash in Grand Island and Omaha South's First Ever Meeting

OMAHA - Two proud soccer programs will meet on the pitch for the first time in history on Thursday night. No. 1 Omaha South will host No. 7 Grand Island at Collins Stadium with plenty to play for. Both the Packers (5-0) and Islanders (4-0) are und... Read More

Goc's Overtime Goal Enough For Discoverers in OT Win

NORFOLK - After 96 plus minutes of action, the Columbus and Norfolk High girls soccer teams were knotted at 0-0. But with 3:29 left in overtime, Emily Goc's free kick from 40 yards out tucked in beneath the crossbar and into the back of the net to... Read More

Early Adabo Goal Powers Discoverers in Win Over Panthers

NORFOLK - Norfolk and Columbus played a doubleheader at Memorial Field in Norfolk on Thursday as the visitors scratched out close victories over the homestanding Panthers. The boys game finished with a similar 1-0 scoreline in favor of Columbus as... Read More

Elkhorn hires Lincoln Southwest assistant as new head basketball coach

ELKHORN - The Elkhorn High School boys basketball team will be led by a new head coach with state tournament experience next season. Erik Kohl, who spent the past two seasons as an assistant varsity coach and head junior varsity coach at Lincoln S... Read More

Close late, but Nebraska Wesleyan men's basketball is clutch to claim first Division III title

SALEM, Va. (AP) — Tournament MVP Cooper Cook scored 16 points and Jack Hiller added 14, including a late 3-pointer that gave Nebraska Wesleyan the lead for good, as the Prairie Wolves beat Wisconsin-Oshkosh 78-72 on Saturday night for their fir... Read More

'Godfather of college baseball' Augie Garrido passes away at 79; coach was a fixture at CWS

Augie Garrido's first trip to the College World Series sparked a lifelong yearning to return to Omaha. Playing for Fresno State in the 1959 CWS was such an impactful experience for the man who would became a coaching icon in the spor... Read More