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Scott Frost, Bryan Applewhite seen two top running backs after ‘giant leap’ in camp | Football

SAM MCKEWON Omaha World-Herald Nebraska plans to fly all 110 of its training camp participants to Ireland. Since it’s a Big Ten game, some of those players won’t suit up. That means hard choices for playing time — none tougher than the one Scott Frost and Bryan Applewhite face with NU’s running backs. But it’s …

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Special teams and running backs have Scott Frost smiling | Football

Nebraska coach Scott Frost keeps a good poker face, but even he had to admit NU’s situation at kicker and punter made him smile. In other words, the addition of kicker Timmy Bleekrode and punter Brian Buschini have been good for the Huskers’ special teams, which have been one of the nation’s worst for the …

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Special teams and running backs have Scott Frost smiling | Football

Nebraska coach Scott Frost keeps a good poker face, but even he had to admit NU’s situation at kicker and punter made him smile. In other words, the addition of kicker Timmy Bleekrode and punter Brian Buschini have been good for the Huskers’ special teams, which have been one of the nation’s worst for the …

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Nebraska baseball nation’s Texas prep strikeout leader JC Gutierrez | Baseball

The pitcher who led the state of Texas in strikeouts last spring is coming to Nebraska. JC Gutierrez — formerly a Texas Tech commit for nearly two years — becomes the latest and likely the last addition to a mega-sized Husker recruiting class that now sits at 25 members. The left-hander from La Joya, Texas, …

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Keeping social skills sharp in retirement Brand Ave. Studios

Retirement doesn’t mean scaling back our social lives. We may have ended careers, seen children leave the nest for lives of their own and moved from the family house in the suburbs. But we’re still social beings and need — perhaps more than ever — connection with peers and participation in activities that give our …

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Local hockey team wins three national titles | Local Sports

LINCOLN, Neb. — The Cumberland Raiders, a local roller rink hockey team, won three national championships in Lincoln, Nebraska, in July. The Raiders won titles in the men’s Senior Silver, youth 15U and youth 18U divisions. “It feels good, we thought the 15-year-old group would do pretty well,” team owner and coach Pat Ferguson said. …

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Local rink hockey team wins three national titles | Local Sports

LINCOLN, Neb. — The Cumberland Raiders, a local roller rink hockey team, won three national championships in Lincoln, Nebraska, in July. The Raiders won titles in the men’s Senior Silver, youth 15U and youth 18U divisions. “It feels good, we thought the 15-year-old group would do pretty well,” team owner and coach Pat Ferguson said. …

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Nebraska’s Griffin Everitt to return for one more year | Baseball

A summer packed with baseball successes confirmed to Griffin Everitt what he had long suspected. He and Nebraska have some unfinished business together. The two-year Husker catcher and co-captain last season will return for one more college campaign, he told the Omaha World-Herald on Sunday. His decision — generally expected after he went undrafted in …

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Nebraska’s Griffin Everitt to return for one more year | Baseball

A summer packed with baseball successes confirmed to Griffin Everitt what he had long suspected. He and Nebraska have some unfinished business together. The two-year Husker catcher and co-captain last season will return for one more college campaign, he told the Omaha World-Herald on Sunday. His decision — generally expected after he went undrafted in …

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Date changes announced for two Nebraska volleyball road matches | Volleyball

Two changes have been made to the Nebraska volleyball schedule, which was released last month. The road match vs. Maryland has been moved back one day to Oct. 2, and the match at Michigan State has been moved up one day to Oct. 6. The change means Nebraska will play matches on Sunday six times, …

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