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8:26 am
Thu June 26, 2014

Vandy beats Virginia 3-2 for 1st national title

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — John Norwood's home run in the top of the eighth inning gave Vanderbilt the lead, and the Commodores beat Virginia 3-2 on Wednesday night for their first national championship.

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8:11 am
Mon June 23, 2014

Virginia's O'Connor is on home turf for CWS finals

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Virginia coach Brian O'Connor is the hometown favorite when his Cavaliers meet Vanderbilt in the College World Series finals starting Monday night.

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7:24 am
Sat June 14, 2014

Garrido, Gillespie will meet again when CWS opens

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The College World Series opens today with Texas playing UC Irvine in the afternoon and Louisville taking on Vanderbilt at night.

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1:00 am
Wed June 11, 2014

Mens College World Series begins Saturday

The College World Series begins Saturday in Omaha, with opening ceremonies Friday evening.

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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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