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'Dear Old Nebraska U' not in danger

As some schools update fight songs, Husker fans stand behind anthem

Though some colleges have started amending their fight songs to reflect changing times, the old-timey lines from “Dear Old Nebraska U” (There Is No Place Like Nebraska) are mostly met with a shoulder shrug.

FOOTBALL

Gregory named to Lombardi Watch List

Nebraska junior Randy Gregory was included on the Lombardi Award watch list that was released Monday.

BASEBALL

Husker Ryan Boldt aims to build on strong finish

He came into the year ranked second among college freshmen according to Baseball America. He’ll presumably be back in the top 10 when the outlet’s list of top sophomores comes out before next season.

RUNNING

Road race for good cause — and fun for Husker fans

Their primary objective was to finish the 5K as fast as possible, until the jogging Husker fans spotted Ameer Abdullah cheering them on. They had to get a photo. And an autograph. And a high-five.

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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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