Category Archives: KGFW Sports

KGFW Sports – NU Women Fall To Terps, Baseball Open 2019 Season

KGFW Sports – NU Women Fall To Terps, Baseball Open 2019 Season

The Nebraska women’s basketball team lost at 7th-ranked Maryland last night, 89-63. The Huskers host 24th-ranked Michigan State Sunday afternoon at 3:00. The Husker men host Northwestern Saturday night. Tipoff at Pinnacle Bank Arena is set at 7:30. The Nebraska baseball team opens their season Friday, with game one of a four-game series at UC…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Lopers Top Blue Tigers

KGFW Sports – Lopers Top Blue Tigers

The UNK basketball teams picked up wins at home last night. Freshman Kanon Koster scored a team high 26-points in the Loper Men’s 75-67 win over Lincoln University. Maegan Holt scored a school freshman record with 31-points to lead the Loper women to a 72-59 win. The Lopers close this two game homestand Saturday afternoon…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker Hold Off Gophers at Home

KGFW Sports – Husker Hold Off Gophers at Home

James Palmer Jr. knocked down a pair of free throws with 1.1 seconds remaining to lift the Nebraska men’s basketball team to a 62-61 win over Minnesota Wednesday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Palmer finished with a game high 24 points, and was 8-of-10 at the line, including 3-of-4 in the final minute. The win…Read more »

KGFW Sports – State Wrestling Schedule

KGFW Sports – State Wrestling Schedule

State Wrestling Tournament @ CHI Health Center Arena in Omaha Thursday Session 1: 1st Round and Quarterfinals Classes A and D – 9:30 Session 2: 1st Round and Quarterfinals Classes B and C – 4:00 Friday Session 3: 1st/2nd Round Consolations Classes A and D – 9:30 Session 4: 1st/2nd Round Consolations Classes B and…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Washington Charged, Dawson Leaving

KGFW Sports – Washington Charged, Dawson Leaving

Nebraska Running back Maurice Washington is facing charges in California under the state’s “revenge porn” law, in addition to a child porn charge, for allegedly sending his former girlfriend a video of her being sexually assaulted. Washington is not shown in the video and did not record it, his attorney said. He allegedly sent the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Attard Earns Another USHL Honor

KGFW Sports – Attard Earns Another USHL Honor

Storm Captain Ronnie Attard has been named the USHL Defenseman of the Week following a record-breaking performance this past weekend at the Viaero Center. Attard netted four goals in Friday’s 7-0 win over Green Bay, tying the Storm’s record for most goals scored in a game, and setting a new team record for most goals…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Spring Game a Sell Out Again

KGFW Sports – Spring Game a Sell Out Again

For the second straight year, the Nebraska football team’s Red-White Spring Game will feature a capacity crowd. The school announced Saturday afternoon that it sold out Memorial Stadium for the April 13th scrimmage. Tickets first went on sale Tuesday for season ticket holders and Wednesday for the general public, and by late Wednesday night, more…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NU Women Win, Men Lose 7th Straight

KGFW Sports – NU Women Win, Men Lose 7th Straight

Freshman Leigha Brown scored a career-high 30 points to help the Nebraska women’s basketball team rally from a 10-point third-quarter deficit on their way to a 67-61 win over Purdue Sunday afternoon at Pinnacle Bank Arena. With the win, the Husker women improve to 6-7 in the Big Ten and 11-13 overall. They also set…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Lopers Win MIAA Crown

The 2nd-ranked UNK wrestling team secured the 2019 MIAA Championship with a 29-12 victory over 10th-ranked Fort Hays State Sunday afternoon at the Health & Sports Center. The Lopers will host the NCAA Super Region Six Championships in two weeks. The UNK basketball teams were in Pittsburg, Kansas Saturday. The Loper men rallied past the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Husker in the AAF

KGFW Sports – Husker in the AAF

A number of former Nebraska players and coaches will be on the field and sidelines when the Alliance of American Football kicks off this weekend. The new league, announced in March 2018 by co-founders Charlie Ebersol and long-time NFL executive Bill Polian, gives prospects another avenue to be scouted and seen by NFL executives. The…Read more »