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Ameer Abdullah to speak at Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon in Chicago

Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah has been selected to speak on behalf of the conference's football players at the 2014 Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon on July 28 in Chicago.

BASKETBALL

Husker transfer Moses Ayegba eager to help NU by providing needed size inside

The round ball that Nebraska newcomer Moses Ayegba spent nearly all of his free time with growing up wasn’t orange. It was white with black panels. Soccer, not basketball, is king in his native Nigeria.

FOOTBALL

Minnesota confident after progress turns into wins

The arrows of improvement around the Minnesota football team continue to point up. Coach Jerry Kill, who took over a program in which the previous coach (Tim Brewster) was fired seven games into the season, has gone 3-9, 6-7 and 8-5 in his three seasons with two consecutive bowl trips.

NU wrestler James Green takes silver at University World Championships

Nebraska wrestler James Green earned the silver medal at 70 kg/154 pounds in the men's freestyle division of the University World Championships on Wednesday.

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Barfknecht: Husker Tai Webster works to vie for spot with New Zealand

Tai Webster vs. LeBron James? Don’t book it yet, but it’s not out of the question for the Nebraska sophomore to match up later this summer on the basketball court with the NBA superstar.

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