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FOOTBALL

Shatel: Cotton's bowl means plenty 
to lifelong and loyal Husker

This game is everything to Nebraska interim head coach Barney Cotton, a man who's done four tours with the Big Red going back to a playing career that kicked off in 1975.

FOOTBALL

USC coach says facing Huskers provides 'awesome opportunity'

USC coach Steve Sarkisian cites a strong run game and a well-coached defense among Nebraska's strengths.

FOOTBALL

NU players see game as stage to show their character

Four weeks ago, Nebraska’s players stormed the field after a thrilling come-from-behind win. Two days later, their world was turned upside down. And they’ve been trying ...

BASKETBALL

Husker coach glad to see Shavon Shields 
coming out of his shell

The Nebraska wing shows signs of his earlier, aggressive style after a talk with Tim Miles during the team's Hawaii trip.

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Barfknecht: Center’s speedy recovery may pay quick dividends

Seeing Leslee Smith work up a sweat Monday and Tuesday — the first live tests of his surgically repaired left knee — is some of the best n...

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