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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.

SOCCER

Husker soccer starts season at home against SMU

Nebraska's soccer schedule features three games against top 10 teams from the final 2013 RPI rankings.

NU's Leslee Smith will require surgery for torn ACL

Senior forward Leslee Smith, who averaged 5.4 points and 4.8 rebounds per game for the Huskers last season, has suffered a torn ACL in his left knee.

BASEBALL

Improving is elementary to former Husker Tony Watson

The Pittsburgh Pirates’ All-Star reliever and former Husker says he takes nothing for granted in his fourth year as a major leaguer.

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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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