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No. 9 Huskers top Creighton in four sets

In a match that was statistically even in all but one area, No. 9 Nebraska found its mettle from the service line to defeat Creighton 21-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-20 Wednesday night at the Devaney Center.


The Roundup with Lee Barfknecht: Replay

Replay Wednesday's “Big Ten Roundup” chat with World-Herald staff writer Lee Barfknecht to track the discussion of the latest conference headlines.


Nebraska's Ameer Abdullah, Miami’s Duke Johnson focus 
on beating defenses, not each other

Just when the swarming tacklers seem to have the advantage — when the running play seems to have no chance — that’s when you realize just how special Ameer Abdullah and Miami back Duke Johnson can be. 


Nebraska, Creighton coaches see matchup as important for sport, state

No. 9 Nebraska and Creighton renew their in-state series Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Devaney Center in what will be the largest collection of Nebraska natives on a Division I college volleyball court this year.

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Barfknecht: Hawkeyes' offensive problems start with the play-caller

Iowa football coaches, players and fans seem puzzled by the struggles through three games to move the ball, particularly on the ground. May I suggest a two-word answer: Greg Davis.

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