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Omaha won't host U.S. swim trials in 2012

Officials with the College World Series and USA Swimming couldn't resolve overlapping schedules, so the Olympic trials will go elsewhere.

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NU Women's Basketball: Oral Roberts can't solve Huskers' D

Nebraska compensated for its poor first half shooting by applying enough defensive pressure to keep Oral Roberts from settling into its own offensive groove Tuesday night. The Huskers (6-1), who shot just 32 percent before halftime, made five of their first seven field goals to start the second half, capping an 18-2 run and creating enough cushion to coast to a 70-51 win before 2,195 in the Devaney Center.


NU Volleyball: Setter Anderson has settled NU

Sydney Anderson's dreams of playing in college volleyball's final four have been simmering on the back burner for longer than she cares to remember. Since transfering from Utah she has made a big impact with No.4 NU.

Larson receives Big 12's top honor


NU Basketball: Sadler sees poll mention as progress

The Huskers (5-0) got one point, tying them with Navy at the end of the group of 19 other schools receiving votes. The last time NU appeared in the Top 25 was at No. 19 the first week of January in the 1994-95 season.


College Football: Big 12 likes Mike

Mike Leach can look back on this football season and know he led Texas Tech to its best one yet. He has been awarded the Confrence coach of the year award. Leading his Red Raiders to a school-record 11 wins.

Spurrier questions Kiffin's call


Shatel Online

What's on Tom's mind? What's on your mind?

Read World-Herald columnist Tom Shatel's columns and updates — or find out his answers to your burning sports questions in our exclusive.

Come on in ... this is Tom's home on the Web.


Krueger's Submission: Your home for Mixed Martial Arts

Welcome to the Omaha World-Herald’s newest place for all things Mixed Martial Arts. This space will be dedicated to following Mixed Martial Arts with coverage of professional events from across the nation, in addition to keeping an eye on what is happening here in our own backyard.


Stu's Views: Winter sports start Thursday night, 'Stu's Views' back on line

For 20 years, Stu Pospisil has covered Nebraska high school sports statewide for The World-Herald. In Stu's Views — only on — Stu offers even more news and analysis. Check back often for his updates!


Sports section reorganized

Gone are the days when you had to look for the latest news on your favorite teams in more than one place on! Starting now, you'll find what you are looking for on the special page for your school or sport - everything from the latest game summary to archived photo galleries and multimedia. Just follow the links below. You'll want to bookmark your favorites:

Mav Central: Home for all UNO sports
The Jay Page: Everything Creighton
High Schools (Winter Sports): BasketballWrestlingSwimming
Outdoors: Hunting, fishing, running, biking, golf



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