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Bo Pelini has been fired as Nebraska's football coach after a seven-year stint marked by his inability to restore the program to sustained national prominence and a number of embarrassing losses in big games.
South Dakota State's basketball teams split a pair of Sunday games away from Frost Arena.
University of South Dakota basketball teams scored a pair of road wins on Sunday.
Zach Zenner accounted for 324 all-purpose yards and scored a career-high five touchdowns to lead South Dakota State to a 47-40 victory over Montana State Saturday in the opening round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
Morningside, Southern Oregon, Marian (Ind.) and Saint Xavier (Ill.) kept their national title hopes alive with wins in the quarterfinals of the 2014 NAIA Football Championship Series.
Nebraska will open the NCAA volleyball tournament at home for the 11th straight year.
The South Dakota State University football team will make its third consecutive appearance in the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs, meeting Montana State in first-round action Saturday.
The Heroes Trophy is on the line again as Iowa plays host to Nebraska Friday in a Big Ten Conference football matchup
The South Dakota men’s basketball team made head coach Craig Smith’s home debut a winning one as the Coyotes topped Wayne State (Neb.) 86-69 Wednesday night.
South Dakota State University wide receiver Jake Wieneke was named Wednesday as Missouri Valley Football Conference Freshman of the Year.
The Missouri Valley Football Conference has announced its top honors, including Offensive MVP, Defensive MVP, Newcomer of the Year, Freshman of the Year and Coach of the Year.
Wednesday night's basketball action saw Iowa and Northern Iowa win and Minnesota lose.
The Minnesota Twins have announced three more assistants for new manager Paul Molitor, adding pitching coach Neil Allen, bullpen coach Eddie Guardado and bench coach Joe Vavra.
Jared Nickens and Jake Layman scored 15 points apiece to lead Maryland past No. 13 Iowa State 72-63 on Tuesday night in the championship game of the CBE Classic.
Shavon Shields scored a career-high 35 points, 21 of them in the first half, to lead slow-starting Nebraska past Omaha 80-67 on Tuesday night.
The Great Plains Athletic Conference announced its weekly players of the week in men's and women's basketball Tuesday.
Three more Nebraska high school football champs were crowned Tuesday in title tilts held in Lincoln.
South Dakota State won a pair of basketball games at Frost Arena Monday with both the Jackrabbit men and women tallying non-conference victories.
Raeshel Contreras tied her season-high of 24 points while Nicole Seekamp added 22 points as South Dakota women’s basketball won its home opener against UC Irvine 96-52.
South Dakota State director of athletics Justin Sell has accepted the resignation of head volleyball coach Phil McDaniel.