Category Archives: KGFW Sports

KGFW Sports – Brooks Sells Interest in Storm

KGFW Sports – Brooks Sells Interest in Storm

Kirk Brooks has sold a majority stake in the Tri-City Storm, ending his 10-years as the team’s sole owner. Besides the majority stake in the Storm, Brooks has also sold complete control of the Viaero Center to a group of five investors. That group includes Stan Bowman, the vice president and general manager of the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

The Big Ten has its sixth commissioner in conference history. The conference announced its replacement for the departing Jim Delany at a news conference on Tuesday morning—Kevin Warren. Warren, who was the Vikings’ chief operating officer, becomes the first African-American commissioner of a Power Five conference. Delany announced in March that he would be retiring…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Erstad Resigns

KGFW Sports – Erstad Resigns

Nebraska Head Baseball Coach Darin Erstad announced Monday afternoon that he has resigned from his position. Erstad guided the Husker program for the past eight seasons, leading the Huskers to a Big Ten Championship and four NCAA Regional appearances. He took over the Nebraska program in June of 2011, and finished with a record of…Read more »

KGFW Sports – 3 Huskers HOF Nominees

KGFW Sports – 3 Huskers HOF Nominees

Three Huskers are among 76 players from the Football Bowl Subdivision announced as finalists for the National Football Foundation College Hall of Fame. Huskers on the 2020 ballot include Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Eric Crouch, and a pair of Outland Trophy winners in offensive linemen Zach Wiegert and defensive lineman Larry Jacobson. Crouch is on the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Kickoff Times for 5 Husker Games

KGFW Sports – Kickoff Times for 5 Husker Games

Kickoff times and TV information for five 2019 Nebraska football games were set Thursday. The Husker’s August 31st season opener against South Alabama will kick off at 11:00. A week later, the Huskers travel to Boulder for a matchup against long-time Big Eight and Big 12 rival Colorado. The matchup with the Buffs at Folsom…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Roby Will Not Return

KGFW Sports – Roby Will Not Return

Nebraska forward Isaiah Roby will enter the NBA Draft and will not return for his senior season. The 6-8 junior announced his decision on Wednesday. Roby finished his three-year Husker career with 786 points, 530 rebounds and 154 blocked shots, a total which is sixth in school history. He will be looking to become the…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Shrine Game This Saturday

KGFW Sports – Shrine Game This Saturday

The 61st Annual Nebraska Shrine Bowl will be played this Saturday on the campus of UNK. The game will feature several future Huskers, including former Kearney High Bearcats Brayden Miller and Gabe Heins. Both will be playing on the South team. The 61st Annual Nebraska Shrine Bowl will kickoff this Saturday afternoon at 2:00.Read more »

KGFW Sports – Boys Golf Champions

KGFW Sports – Boys Golf Champions

Class A @ Norfolk Country Club Team Champion – Creighton Prep Individual Champion – Luke Kluver (Norfolk) – +2 74 Class B @ Elks Country Club in Columbus Team Champion – North Platte Individual Champion – Luke Gutschewski (Mount Michael Benedictine) – -1 71 Class C @ Meadowlark Hills GC in Kearney Team Champion –…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance in Omaha

KGFW Sports – Huskers Advance in Omaha

The Nebraska baseball team opened Big Ten Tournament play with an 8-2 win over Minnesota last night at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha. The Huskers score three runs in the first inning and five runs in the third inning. Starting pitcher Matt Waldron, making his 12th start of the season, went 7.1 innings and matched…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Rain Alters Golf Schedules

KGFW Sports – Rain Alters Golf Schedules

Boys Golf State Tourney’s Update; Due to inclement weather, Day 1 of the Class C Boys Golf Championship in Kearney & Class D in North Platte today have been cancelled. Those championship events will now each be an 18-hole event tomorrow – Wednesday, May 22nd.  Tee times & pairings will remain the same. For Class…Read more »