A roundup of players with Midlands ties and how they fared in Division I football contests.
Noah Fant (Omaha South), TE, Jr.: Three receptions for 14 yards in 23-0 win over Maryland. Saturday: at Penn State (ESPN, 2:30 p.m.).
Sam Brincks (Carroll Kuemper), DT, Sr.: One assist.
Youhanna Ghaifan (Grand Island Central Catholic), DT, Jr.: Three solo tackles and one assist, with a 3-yard tackle for loss, in 24-16 loss to Utah State. Friday: at Colorado State (CBSSN, 9 p.m.).
Jared Bubak (Lincoln Christian), TE, R-So.: Played, no stats, in 20-13 loss to Stanford. Saturday: at USC (ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.).
Bryson Williams (Lincoln Southeast), DL, Fr.: One solo tackle and one assist in 49-20 win over Illinois. Saturday: at Northwestern (Fox, 11 a.m.).
Brett Kitrell (Ashland-Greenwood), OL, So.: Starting center in 49-14 win over Bowling Green. Thursday: Ball State (CBSSN, 7 p.m.)
Brian Arp (Kearney), DL, Jr.: One QB hurry.
Ryan Langan (Riverside), LS, So.: Long snapper in 48-31 win at New Mexico State. Thursday: Appalachian State (ESPNU, 6:30 p.m.).
LOUISIANA (3-4) Masry Mapieu (York), DL, Fr.: One assist in 27-17 loss at Appalachian State. Saturday: Arkansas State.
Easton Stick (Omaha Creighton Prep), QB, Sr.: Was 13 of 22 for 207 yards, with no touchdowns and one interception, and ran for 70 yards on 10 carries in a 28-14 win over Illinois State. Saturday: at South Dakota.
Jalen Allison (Papillion-La Vista), CB, Sr.: Three solo tackles, one interception, one breakup.
SOUTH DAKOTA STATE (4-2) Cade Johnson (Bellevue West), WR, So.: Seven receptions for 121 yards in 24-9 loss at Northern Iowa. Saturday: at Illinois State.
Josh Manchigiah (Papillion-La Vista South), DB, So.: Three solo tackles, three assists.
Makiah Slade (Lincoln Northeast), DB, Sr.: Three solo tackles, two assists.
Ryan Earith (Papillion-La Vista South), DL, Jr.: Two solo tackles, two assists.
Eric Kleinschmit (Crofton), LB, Sr.: One solo tackle and two assists.
Elijah Wilson (Omaha Central), DE, So.: Two assists.
Jack Domandle (Millard West), OL, So.: Started at center.
Luke Sellers (Papillion-La Vista South), FB, Jr.: Played, no stats.
Isaac Wallace (Ralston), RB, Sr.: Out with a season-ending injury from the Youngstown State game.
Austin Simmons (Council Bluffs Lewis Central), QB, Jr.: Was 16 of 38 for 158 yards and one interception and lost 13 yards on six carries in 29-17 loss at Youngstown State. Saturday: North Dakota State.
Tyler Ciurej (Bellevue West), OL, So.: Started at left guard.
Jake Matthew (Millard North), LB, So.: One fumble recovery.
DeValon Whitcomb (Omaha North), DT, Jr.: One solo tackle.
Trystn Ducker (Bellevue West), WR, Jr.: Two kickoff returns for 48 yards, one punt return for 0 yards.
Conner Thiele (Oakland-Craig), LB, So.: Played, no stats.
Alex Cloyd (Millard South), TE, Jr.: Two receptions for 20 yards and a touchdown in 41-15 win at Sacramento State. Saturday: Weber State.
Jackson Scott-Brown (Council Bluffs St. Albert), OG, Jr.: Started in 24-9 win over South Dakota State. Saturday: at Western Illinois.
Braeden Hartwig (Lincoln Southwest), RB, So.: Five carries for 11 yards and one kickoff return for 23 yards in 28-17 win at Dayton. Saturday: at Valparaiso.
Peter Read (Lincoln Southeast), DL, Gr: One assist.
Jacob Hardy (Adel-DeSoto-Minburn), DL, Jr.: One solo tackle, for a 1-yard loss, and three assists.
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July 1: Air Force's Nic Ready hit a total of 55 home runs, including 21 in the final round, to edge Clemson's Logan Davidson in the College Home Run Derby.
June 28: Oregon State celebrates beating Arkansas 5-0 in Game 3 of the CWS championship series. The Beavers were down to their last out in Game 2 before a fielding blunder by the Razorbacks gave Oregon State a second life, which it took advantage of en route to the program's third CWS title.
June 18: John Olson, and Mary Olson, of Joslyn, Missouri, take cover under ponchos during a rain delay at the College World Series. Weather provided a huge problem in the 2018 CWS.
June 15: Cam'ron Jones checks out Omaha.com, or perhaps Snapchat, during the Huskers' Friday Night Lights camp.
May 19: Fremont's Lucas Arps celebrates after winning the Class A 400-meter dash.
May 19: Lincoln Lutheran's Josie Puelz celebrates after clearing 12-2 in the Class C girls pole vault final.
May 17: Omaha Roncalli's Thomas Alitz cheers after scoring the winning run in the Class B state championship on a hit by Logan McGill with two outs in the seventh inning.
May 17: Omaha Creighton Prep's Eric Allbery, right, jumps on the dogpile as the Junior Jays celebrate their Class A state baseball title.
May 16: South Sioux City celebrates after defeating Elkhorn South in the Class B state soccer championship.
May 16: Kearney's Christian Dakan hoists the Class A state soccer trophy alongside his teammates.
May 14: Millard North celebrates its Class A state championship win against Omaha Marian by kissing the trophy.
May 14: Elkhorn celebrates its Class B championship win against Omaha Skutt.
May 9: Creighton's Will Robertson celebrates with Jack Strunc, left, after homering the fifth inning. The Jays beat UNO 10-6.
May 6: The Omaha Storm Chasers play below the newly dedicated Steve Pivovar Press Box at Werner Park.
April 21: Nebraska coach Scott Frost leads the Huskers during the Tunnel Walk on Saturday.
April 19: Awardee Dante Pettis and former Nebraska football player Johnny Rodgers, right, pictured during the Jet Award dinner.
April 19: Former Nebraska football coach Tom Osborne attends the Jet Award dinner.
April 18: UNO's Malik Moore pitches against Nebraska. The Mavericks knocked off the Huskers for the first time since 1997.
April 11: Creighton's Will Robertson, left, and Thomas Luevano celebrate scoring on a triple by Jack Strunc.
April 11: Elkhorn South's Mo Gohr gains control of the ball in the Metro Conference tournament.
April 3: Scott Frost directs Husker football practice.
March 31: The boy campers pose for a photo at the Athletes' Training Center Futures Camp at Iowa West Field House.
March 27: Creighton defeats Nebraska 3-1 in the first matchup of the year.
March 25: Kansas' Malik Newman drives to the basket, drawing a blocking foul on Duke's Wendell Carter. The Jayhawks went on to defeat the Blue Devils in Omaha and advance to the Final Four.
March 17: Creighton defeats Iowa in the NCAA women's basketball tournament.
March 17: Creighton's bench cheers as Michael Emodi hits a walk-off homer off Wichita State pitcher Chandler Sanburn in the Jays' home opener.
March 12: The Creighton women's basketball team celebrates making the NCAA tournament.
March 10: Wahoo celebrates winning the Class C-1 boys basketball title.
March 10: Nebraska City Lourdes' Quinten Vasa, center, holds up the trophy with his team.
March 9: Glenwood celebrates after winning its first boys basktball state title in school history.
March 3: Scotus' Maggie Feehan celebrates after winning the Class C-1 title.
March 3: Superior celebrates a Class C-2 championship win over Ravenna.
Feb. 25: Nebraska's Duby Okeke enters Pinnacle Bank Arena with his family at his side on senior night. The Huskers went on to defeat Penn State.
Nebraska's Duby Okeke enters Pinnacle Bank Arena with his family at his side on senior night.
Feb. 24: Creighton's Marcus Foster, left, and Davion Mintz celebrate Creighton's 89-83 overtime victory over Villanova.
Feb. 24: Omaha Creighton Prep's Colin LaFave competes in the 100 fly at the state swimming meet.
Feb. 24: Lincoln Southwest's Anna Heinrich, left, and Josie Ford celebrate their first and second-place finishes in the 50 free at the state swimming meet.
Feb. 17: Kearney’s Phillip Moomey is in the top 20 of his weight class in two national polls. Only a handful of underclassmen are ranked ahead of him.
Feb. 17: Omaha Burke's Jakason Burks does a backflip after defeating Millard South's Caleb Coyle during the 106-pound Class A final at the state wrestling championships.
Jan. 28: Omaha Lancers coach and General Manager David Wilkie talks with players during first-period action.
Jan. 26: UNO's Luke Nogard skates past the referee.
Jan. 16: Nebraska's Nicea Eliely gets excited during pregame introductions as the Huskers went on to beat Iowa.
Nebraska's James Palmer celebrates a home victory over Illinois with Isaiah Roby.
Jan. 9: Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden, left, talks with former Nebraska coach Tom Osborne during the Outland Trophy banquet.
Jan. 4: Omaha Burke's Shereef Mitchell brings the ball up court in the Metro holiday tournament.
Jan. 1: In his final game with Central Florida, now-Nebraska coach Scott Frost raises the Peach Bowl title after defeating Auburn.