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8:12 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Kenny Perry, and the city of Omaha, emerge as winners of U.S. Senior Open

Kenny Perry won the U.S. Senior Open Sunday in Omaha.
Credit Greg Echlin



There were two winners at the U.S. Senior Open when it concluded Sunday: Kenny Perry and the city of Omaha. Perry, who lives outside Nashville, Tennessee, has carried a tune in two straight majors: the Senior Players championship two weeks ago,  and the Senior Open at Omaha Country Club.  Omaha Public Radio’s Greg Echlin has the story on both winners.

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Sports
11:13 am
Fri July 12, 2013

U.S. Senior Open second round underway Friday in Omaha

Credit Greg Echlin

The U.S. Senior Open golf championship continues Friday with the second round.  Among those sharing the lead after the first round is Tom Lehman, who finished second at last year’s championship.  He’s off to a good start in Omaha in more ways than one, as Omaha Public Radio’s Greg Echlin explains.

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Sports
8:30 am
Mon July 8, 2013

MLB All-Star team includes Lincoln native, former Husker baseball star

Lincoln native and Husker baseball standout Alex Gordon is now representing the Royals on the MLB All-Star team.
Credit Google Images

It had been a long time since a major league baseball player born and bred in Nebraska became an All-Star. That is, until outfielder Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals was chosen for the American League squad over the weekend. And now, the fun for the Gordon family has only just begun.

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Sports
8:36 am
Mon June 17, 2013

Top teams fall during first weekend of College World Series

The theme from the opening round of the College World Series is: Don’t bet on the favorite.

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Education
7:11 am
Mon June 3, 2013

Midland University adding men's and women's hockey

Midland University is expanding its athletic offerings next fall.

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Sports
8:24 am
Fri May 31, 2013

Huskers softball team to play Saturday against Florida

At the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City, the 14th-seeded Huskers will try to stay alive in the tournament with an 11 a.m. Saturday game against Florida.

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Sports
8:30 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Huskers softball team begins play in Women's College World Series

Much has changed at the Women’s College World Series in Oklahoma City since the Huskers made their last trip there 11 years ago.

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Sports
10:52 am
Thu April 25, 2013

Creighton forward Doug McDermott returning for his senior season

Creighton forward Doug McDermott announced Thursday he'll return to the Bluejays for his senior season.
Credit Katie Schubert / KIOS-FM

Creighton Bluejays forward Doug McDermott will return for his senior year.

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Sports
6:16 am
Sat April 6, 2013

NIT run shows Iowa's promise for '13-14

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa's impressive run through the NIT showed that the program should have a bright future.

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Sports
1:07 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Creighton's Doug McDermott repeats as AP All-American

Creighton's Doug McDermott is an All-America for the second straight year while Trey Burke of Michigan and Otto Porter Jr. of Georgetown tied as the leading vote-getters for The Associated Press' first team.

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