Monday's local scoreboard, March 18

Baseball Nebraska Nebraska City at Bennington Plattsmouth at Elkhorn Missouri Maryville at East Atchison King City at West Nodaway Soccer Girls Nebraska City at Platteview Plattsmout... Read More

Iowa High School Athletic Association selects Tom Keating as its sixth executive director

The Iowa High School Athletic Association has selected Tom Keating as its sixth executive director, effective July of this year. Keating, 63, who is currently the president at Cedar Rapids Xavier, will replace outgoing executive director... Read More

Creighton falls to Xavier in Big East tourney, puts NCAA tournament hopes in jeopardy

NEW YORK CITY — Creighton couldn’t complete a second-half comeback against Xavier in the Big East tournament quarterfinals Thursday. It lost 63-61 after a tip-in in the final minute and likely fell out of the NCAA tournament at-large conversa... Read More

Creighton baseball completes two-game sweep of Saint Louis

T. LOUIS — Creighton completed a two-game sweep of Saint Louis with Wednesday afternoon’s 9-4 victory. CU (7-3) trailed 4-3 before scoring five times in the sixth inning. The Bluejays took advantage of two errors and Parker Upton cap... Read More

Mavs fall short of NCAA tournament with loss to North Dakota State in Summit League title game

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — On Monday, the NCAA website featured an active list of the 43 teams among the 353 playing Division I men’s basketball that haven’t made an appearance in the NCAA tournament. “Omaha” will remain on it for a l... Read More

List: High school recruits sign with college teams

A list of area high school athletes who have signed with college teams. If you have any updates or corrections, please send them to hunter@newschannelnebraska.com or follow @TheBurnRadio on Twitter. *** Auburn Baily Darnell, South Dakota ... Read More

Eleven western Iowa players earn all-state honors

Eleven western Iowa basketball players have earned all-state honors from the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association. With the help of coaches from the Iowa Basketball Coaches Association, the IPSWA gathered in Des Moines last Saturday and... Read More

UNO is one step closer to NCAA tournament after defeating Purdue Fort Wayne in semifinals

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — UNO senior captains Mitch Hahn and Zach Jackson have been craving another chance at a Summit League tournament title since they came up just short in the finals two years ago. They’ll get it on Tuesday after survi... Read More

Photos: NSAA Class D2 State Championship - Johnson-Brock vs. Osmond

http://ncn21.com/featured-news/johnson-brock-completes-a-football-basketball-state-championship-sweep/ http://ncn21.com/local-sports/auburn-johnson-brock-among-six-champions-from-nebraska-boys-state-baske... Read More

Photos: NSAA Class C1 State Championship - Auburn vs. North Bend Central

http://ncn21.com/featured-news/back-to-back-3-pointers-from-cam-binder-gives-auburn-first-state-championship-in-school-history/ http://ncn21.com/local-sports/auburn-johnson-brock-among-six-champions-from-nebraska-bo... Read More

Outdoor notes: Peru State teacher-candidates certified in archery instruction

PERU -  A group of nine Peru State students received their National Archery in the Schools Program Education (NASPE) Instructor certification on Monday, February 25. Every spring, Dr. Frank Lynott, teaches the HPER 418 National Activity Certificati... Read More