Connecticut will rejoin the Big East in all sports — except football — beginning in 2020, according to reports from multiple media outlets. No official announcement has been made, nor has there been word on the fate of the Huskies’ football program.
Creighton junior outfielder Ashley Cantu was named a Big East first-team selection on Wednesday, while senior pitcher Laura Roecker and freshman first baseman Kiara Mills were on the second team.
Nebraska’s regular season ended with a 4-2 loss at Wisconsin, dropping the Huskers to the No. 8 seed for the Big Ten tournament.
Wisconsin erased a three-run deficit to edge Nebraska 5-4 Saturday.
LINCOLN — Nebraska completed its three-game sweep of Maryland Sunday with a 9-1, six-inning victory.
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Courtney Wallace pitched four one-hit innings and drove in three runs as Nebraska routed Maryland 14-0 in five innings on Senior Day at Bowlin Stadium on Saturday.
A pair of three-run home runs in the second inning Tuesday powered Nebraska to a 9-2 softball victory over South Dakota.
A complete-game six-hitter by Minnesota pitcher Sydney Smith helped power the No. 18-ranked Gophers to an 8-3 Big Ten Conference softball victory Saturday over Nebraska.
Amber Fiser tied a career high with 13 strikeouts Friday night to lead No. 18 Minnesota to a 3-0 Big Ten softball victory over Nebraska.
Freshman Kiara Mills hit her team-high seventh homer, and the two-run shot in the fifth inning put Creighton up for good en route to a 5-2 win over UNO on Tuesday.
Creighton starter Laura Roecker didn't allow an earned run for the second straight game as the Bluejays defeated Villanova 8-2 Sunday.
Nebraska won its first Big Ten softball series of the season, sweeping a doubleheader from Purdue, while Creighton split a Big East doubleheader with Villanova and Alexa Sedlak hit a grand slam to help UNO win a game against Purdue Fort Wayne.
After having its March 20 game postponed by weather, the Creighton and UNO softball teams will meet Tuesday at Westside Field. First pitch will be at 4 p.m.
Creighton worked out some frustration from the batter’s box Tuesday night while pounding out a 9-1, five-inning softball victory over Nebraska.
World-Herald correspondent Steve Beideck compiled everything you need to know about Nebraska and Creighton's softball matchup.
Danielle Williams’ one-hitter helped No. 25 Northwestern beat Nebraska 4-0 Sunday.
Two errors by Nebraska on Saturday led to five Northwestern runs as the No. 25-ranked Wildcats earned an 8-2 Big Ten Conference softball victory.
Creighton softball announced that its Wednesday matchup with South Dakota will be postponed.
Nebraska won its first Big Ten series of the season Sunday by splitting a doubleheader with Illinois. Meanwhile, Creighton lost by one to get swept by Providence, and UNO fell in a 13-inning battle with North Dakota.
Nebraska snapped its 12-game losing streak Saturday with a 3-2 softball victory over Illinois.
Creighton hit six home runs as the Bluejays outslugged South Dakota 11-5 Wednesday afternoon in CU's home opener.
Kelly Amen hit a grand slam in the bottom of the sixth inning to rally Georgetown to a 5-4 win over Creighton on Sunday.
Nebraska’s pitching and hitting woes continued Saturday as the Huskers dropped their first two softball games of Big Ten play to No. 25 Michigan.
Creighton’s Kiele Miller was named the Big East pitcher of the week Monday after leading the Bluejays to a pair of wins over the weekend.
Kiele Miller threw a one-hitter and struck out nine to lead Creighton to a 1-0 win over South Dakota State on Sunday.
The Nebraska softball team dropped below the .500 mark for the first time this season with losses Saturday to Tulsa and Kansas at the Rock Chalk Challenge.
UNO dropped a pair of games Friday during the opening day of the Billiken Tournament.
Feb. 15: CU 10, Arkansas-Little Rock 8
Feb. 16: CU 13, Arkansas-Little Rock 8
Feb. 17: CU 12, Arkansas-Little Rock 10, 11 inn.
Lake Area Classic (Lake Charles, La.)
» Feb. 22: CU 6, Texas State 5
» Feb. 23: Texas State 12, CU 9
» Feb. 23: CU 11, McNeese State 7
March 1: Wichita State 7, CU 5
March 1: Wichita State 4, CU 3
March 2: at Wichita State, ccd.
March 5: Northern Colorado, ccd.
March 6: Northern Colorado, ccd.
March 8: Purdue, ccd.
March 9: Purdue, ccd.
March 10: Purdue, ccd.
March 12: CU 12, Saint Louis 11
March 13: CU 9, Saint Louis 4
March 15: Evansville 7, CU 1
March 16: Evansville 11, CU 0
March 17: CU 10, Evansville 4
March 20: South Dakota State, ppd.
March 22: CU 3, Maryland 2
March 23: CU 5, Maryland 3
March 24: CU 8, Maryland 6
March 26: Nebraska 6, CU 3
March 30: CU 17, Illinois State 3
March 31: CU 8, Illinois State 7 (11 inn.)
March 31: CU 7, Illinois State 3
April 3: UNO (at Werner Park), ppd.
April 5: CU 4, Kansas State 0
April 6: Kansas State 9, CU 2
April 7: CU 11, Kansas State 1
April 9: CU 10, Nebraska 2
April 12: CU 8, Butler 7
April 13: CU 7, Butler 5
April 13: Butler 5, CU 0
April 18: CU 5, Seton Hall 1
April 19: CU 11, Seton Hall 1
April 20: CU 3, Seton Hall 1
April 23: CU 2, Nebraska 1
April 24: CU 6, Kansas 5
April 26: Xavier 8, CU 1
April 28: CU 5, Xavier 0
April 28: Xavier 3, CU 1
April 30: CU 6, UNO 2
April 30: UNO, ccd.
May 3: CU 7, Georgetown 3
May 4: CU 14, Georgetown 2
May 4: CU 7, Georgetown 4
May 10: CU 11, St. John's 0
May 11: St. John's 6, CU 4
May 12: CU 4, St. John's 2
May 14: CU 13, UNO 2
May 16: CU 10, Villanova 1
May 17: CU 4, Villanova 1
May 18: CU 8, Villanova 2
Big East Championship, May 23-26 (Mason, Ohio)
May 23: CU 10, Seton Hall 9
May 24: CU 17, St. John's 13
May 25: CU 9, Xavier 8
May 31: Michigan 6, CU 0
June 1: CU 4, Oregon State 1
June 2: CU 6, Cincinnati 1 June 2: CU 11, Michigan 7 June 3: Michigan 17, CU 6
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