Category Archives: KGFW Sports

KGFW Sports – Storm Acquire 2, Game 3 Tonight

KGFW Sports – Storm Acquire 2, Game 3 Tonight

The Tri-City Storm have acquired defenseman Michael Ferrandino, and defenseman Trevor Griebel in yesterday’s USHL’s Dispersal Draft for the Central Illinois Flying Aces. The Flying Aces announced a temporary withdrawal from on ice competition to focus on the future of the organization. The Storm can close out their Western Conference semi-final matchup with the Des…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Blanked by K-State

KGFW Sports – Huskers Blanked by K-State

The Nebraska baseball team’s three-game winning streak was snapped last night in a 5-0 loss to Kansas State at Hawks Field. The Huskers were held to five hits and left 10 runners on base. It’s their second consecutive home loss after starting 8-0 at Haymarket Park. This was the first of five games in six…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Palmer in Action Tonight

KGFW Sports – Palmer in Action Tonight

James Palmer Jr. will continue his pre-draft preparations this week, as the senior was invited to play in this week’s Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The four-day event features 64 of the top seniors in the country and scouts from both the NBA and overseas. Competition begins Wednesday night. Palmer is playing on the Norfolk Sports Club…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Hoiberg’s Staff Includes Doc

KGFW Sports – Hoiberg’s Staff Includes Doc

Fred Hoiberg’s coaching staff was announced Friday afternoon. His staff will feature a pair of new hires in assistant coaches Matt Abdelmassih and former Husker Head Coach Doc Sadler, while Armon Gates will stay on the coaching staff after joining the Husker program prior to last season. Hoiberg also announced that longtime college basketball coach…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Sweep Purdue – No “Red” at CU

KGFW Sports – Huskers Sweep Purdue – No “Red” at CU

The Nebraska baseball team completed the sweep of Purdue at Hawks Field yesterday, winning 9-5. The Huskers outscored the Boilermakers 39-9 in the three-game series. The 39 total runs is their highest output in a Big Ten three-game series since joining the conference in 2012. Now 7-2 in the Big Ten, the Huskers have now…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm Close Road Schedule

KGFW Sports – Storm Close Road Schedule

The Tri-City Storm will play their final road games of the regular season this weekend, closing out a six game road swing in Sioux City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Last week the Storm set a franchise record for most wins in a regular season, with 44, and clinched the Anderson Cup. They’re now just six…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Palmer Playing in All-Star Game

KGFW Sports – Palmer Playing in All-Star Game

Husker senior guard James Palmer Jr. will play in the 2019 Reese’s College All-Star Game tonight. The Game, at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, is part of the NCAA Tourney’s Final Four Friday festivities. Tipoff is this afternoon at 3:30. Palmer is the fifth Husker player to earn the honor and the first since Aleks…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Land Betts

KGFW Sports – Huskers Land Betts

Four-star wide receiver Zavier Betts of Bellevue West has committed to Nebraska. Betts attended Nebraska’s practice on Wednesday with some family. The receiver admits that he knew he was going to pick Nebraska, but it wasn’t until he was watching the Huskers at practice that he felt like it was time to officially announce. The…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Blank K-State

KGFW Sports – Huskers Blank K-State

The Nebraska baseball team blanked Kansas State 7-0 last night in Manhattan. Freshman lefty Kyle Perry, making his fourth start of the season, tossed a season-high 7.0 shutout innings and allowed only three hits, while recording three strikeouts. In the top of the ninth, pinch hitter Ty Roseberry from Kearney, making his Husker debut, singled…Read more »

KGFW Sports – NHSSHF Inductees Announced

KGFW Sports – NHSSHF Inductees Announced

Scott Frost and his father, Larry, highlight the 26th induction class selected by the Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame Foundation. The 2019 class includes 12 athletes, five coaches, two contributors and a referee. Other notable inductees include: Danny Woodhead, Damon Benning and Kearney High’s Colby Wissel. A 2004 Kearney High grad, Wissel won…Read more »