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The Husker baseball team scored seven runs in the top of the sixth inning to storm back for a 12-7 series-clinching victory against the Illini
Three runs in the top of the eighth helped Nebraska extend its win streak to seven games.
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St. Pat’s will play in the third-place game on Friday against No. 1-seed Burwell at 11:30 a.m. at Lincoln North Star. The Longhorns lost their first game of the season against Howells-Dodge 76-45 on Thursday.
Will the Huskers play again this season? “We most definitely are wanting to extend our season if we have an opportunity to do that."
St. Pat’s will face No. 2-seed Humphrey/Lindsay Holy Family at Pinnacle Bank Arena at 4 p.m. Thursday.
“He carried us tonight, and he ended up with 20 or something like that,” Mullen coach Brad Wright said. “He just really brought it tonight. In the first half, he was really getting us clicking and that got us the lead.”
Nebraska saw Year 2 of the Hoiberg era end in an avalanche of fouls and turnovers. In a way, it was a good microcosm of the entire season.
The Huskers rallied from a 16-point first-half deficit to take a four-point lead with 2:22 left, but couldn't hold on in a wildly entertaining game.
Mullen faces Humphrey St. Francis on Thursday at 9 a.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena.
The Mullen boys basketball team rode a relentless defensive effort to earn a return trip to the state tournament.
The Knights had four players in double digits including Pope (15), Brauer (15), Diamond Moore-Heath (14), and Moon (11). Jada Ballard, Pope and Brauer each collected six rebounds to lead the Knights on the glass.
Dane Pokorny scored 25 points as the Sandhills/Thedford Knights defeated the Sandhills Valley Mavericks 52-38.
The Knights (2-6, 1-1 NCCAC) will hit the road next weekend to take on Trinidad State Junior College on Friday. Tip is set for 8 p.m. at the Scott Gym in Trinidad, Colorado.
Stephanie Samedy had 27 kills to lead the No. 5 Minnesota volleyball team to a 25-15, 20-25, 26-24, 25-23 win against No. 4 Nebraska.
The Knights were led by German Plotnikov who scored 41 points on 14-of-21 from the floor and 9-of-9 from the free throw line. Timur Krupalija led the Knights on the glass with 10 rebounds to go along with his eight points.
Kate Cain scored 22 points without missing a shot, and Isabelle Bourne scored 21 points and had 17 rebounds to lead the Nebraska women.
Fred Hoiberg was pleased with his team's effort but pointed out one thing in particular that "will keep me up tonight."
NU scored 22 points in the first 10 minutes and built a nine-point lead. "And then we just stopped doing what was leading to success on the floor."