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6:16 am
Sat June 7, 2014

AD: Facility to keep Creighton nationally relevant

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Creighton athletic director Bruce Rasmussen says the school's new Championship Center will help the Bluejays be nationally relevant in men's basketball and other sports every year.

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6:15 am
Sat June 7, 2014

CWS stadium plaza named in honor of NCAA official

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Omaha is honoring the retired NCAA administrator who helped forge a long-term agreement to keep the College World Series in the city.

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8:09 am
Mon May 19, 2014

Huskers softball advances to super regional

Credit Greg Echlin

With their backs against the wall, the Huskers softball team responded with a pair of victories Sunday in Columbia, Missouri, to advance to a super regional in the NCAA  tournament.  The 19th ranked Huskers defeated Missouri, 11-4 and 8-1.


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6:17 am
Sat May 10, 2014

Saints draft Stanley Jean-Baptiste in second round

METAIRIE, La. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have selected Nebraska cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste in Friday night's second round of the NFL draft.

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9:19 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Neb's Bell says Colter asks for help in union push

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska football player Kenny Bell says Kain Colter has approached him about enlisting the Cornhuskers in the movement that could lead to the formation of a college athletes union.

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2:43 pm
Thu April 3, 2014

Creighton's Doug McDermott named AP Player of the Year

Creighton senior Doug McDermott had a busy at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, the site of this year’s Final Four.  McDermott picked up two more college basketball awards Thursday, as Greg Echlin reports...

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12:11 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Doug McDermott leads AP All-America team

Doug McDermott of Creighton is a unanimous choice for The Associated Press All-America team, the first three-time selection in 29 years.

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7:51 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Baylor shuts down McDermott and Creighton, 85-55

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Isaiah Austin and Brady Heslip each scored 17 points and Baylor shut down Creighton's Doug McDermott with suffocating defense, ending the career of the one of the most prolific scorers in college history with an 85-55 win Sunday night in the NCAA tournament West Regional.

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5:22 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

McDermott rolls on over Louisiana-Lafayette 76-66

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Doug McDermott scored 30 points and third-seeded Creighton got three huge 3-pointers in the second half from Ethan Wragge to beat No. 14 Louisiana-Lafayette 76-66 Friday in the West Regional.

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8:02 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Creighton, Nebraska are on NCAA collision course

The state of Nebraska has two teams in the NCAA men's basketball tournament for the first time since 1991 — and they would meet if they win their openers Friday in San Antonio.

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