Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mid-America sports news from The Associated Press
Sports Minute: Here is the latest Mid-America sports news from The Associated Press

Once the preseason No. 1, Kansas enters the NCAA Tournament as a No. 4 seed. The Jayhawks' string of Big 12 titles came to an end, they lost to Iowa State in the league tournament final and few predict them to have...

June 8th, 3:36 AM CDT
With NIT possible, Huskers wait on deciding Tim Miles' fate
With NIT possible, Huskers wait on deciding Tim Miles' fate

A decision on basketball coach Tim Miles' future at Nebraska is on hold for at least a couple more days.

March 15th, 5:28 PM CDT
No. 19 Wisconsin tops Nebraska 66-62 in Big 10 tourney
No. 19 Wisconsin tops Nebraska 66-62 in Big 10 tourney

Nate Reuvers scored 14 points, D'Mitrik Trice hit a clutch 3-pointer with 58 seconds left and No. 19 Wisconsin beat pesky Nebraska 66-62 on Friday to advance to the Big Ten Tournament semifinals.

March 15th, 4:28 PM CDT
Wisconsin faces Nebraska in Big Ten quarters
Wisconsin faces Nebraska in Big Ten quarters

Nebraska (18-15, 8-14) vs. No. 4 seed Wisconsin (22-9, 14-6)

March 15th, 6:51 AM CDT
Nebraska surprises No. 21 Maryland 69-61 in Big 10 tourney
Nebraska surprises No. 21 Maryland 69-61 in Big 10 tourney

James Palmer scored 24 points and Nebraska shut down No. 21 Maryland for the first big surprise of the Big Ten Tournament, holding off the Terrapins for a 69-61 victory on Thursday.

March 14th, 4:43 PM CDT
Xavier advances to Big East semis, beats Creighton 63-61
Xavier advances to Big East semis, beats Creighton 63-61

Zach Hankins scored 22 points, including the go-ahead tip-in with 21 seconds left, and Kyle Castlin blocked Creighton's last shot in the closing seconds to give Xavier a 63-61 victory Thursday in the quarterfinals of...

March 14th, 4:15 PM CDT
Maryland faces Nebraska in Big Ten 2nd round
Maryland faces Nebraska in Big Ten 2nd round

No. 13 seed Nebraska (17-15, 7-14) vs. No. 5 seed Maryland (22-9, 13-7)

March 14th, 6:46 AM CDT
Palmer Jr. scores 34, Nebraska beats Rutgers 68-61
Palmer Jr. scores 34, Nebraska beats Rutgers 68-61

James Palmer Jr. tied a career high with 34 points, and Nebraska beat Rutgers 68-61 in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament on Wednesday.

March 13th, 8:10 PM CDT
Shahid leads NDSU past Omaha 73-63 in Summit League final
Shahid leads NDSU past Omaha 73-63 in Summit League final

Vinnie Shahid scored 20 of his 22 points in the second half, and North Dakota State beat Omaha 73-63 on Tuesday night in the Summit League Tournament title game to earn its first NCAA Tournament bid since 2015.

March 12th, 10:36 PM CDT
Creighton, Xavier meet in Big East quarters
Creighton, Xavier meet in Big East quarters

No. 5 seed Creighton (18-13, 9-9) vs. No. 4 seed Xavier (17-14, 9-9)

March 12th, 3:32 PM CDT
Nebraska, Rutgers meet in Big Ten tourney
Nebraska, Rutgers meet in Big Ten tourney

No. 13 seed Nebraska (16-15, 6-14) vs. No. 12 seed Rutgers (14-16, 7-13)

March 12th, 6:51 AM CDT
NDSU faces Nebraska Omaha in Summit League finals
NDSU faces Nebraska Omaha in Summit League finals

No. 4 seed North Dakota State (17-15, 11-7) vs. No. 2 seed Nebraska Omaha (21-10, 15-3)

March 12th, 6:51 AM CDT
Hahn scores 16 to lead Omaha over Purdue Fort Wayne 61-60
Hahn scores 16 to lead Omaha over Purdue Fort Wayne 61-60

Mitch Hahn posted 16 points, including the final points with 3:13 remaining, and grabbed seven rebounds as Nebraska Omaha narrowly defeated Purdue Fort Wayne 61-60 in the Summit League Conference Tourney semifinals on...

March 11th, 11:59 PM CDT
Huskers RB Washington surrenders to California authorities
Huskers RB Washington surrenders to California authorities

Nebraska running back Maurice Washington surrendered to California authorities on Monday to face felony and misdemeanor charges related to possession and distribution of a video of his former girlfriend allegedly being...

March 11th, 12:34 PM CDT
Ft. Wayne meets Nebraska Omaha in Summit League semis
Ft. Wayne meets Nebraska Omaha in Summit League semis

No. 3 seed Purdue Fort Wayne (18-14, 10-7) vs. No. 2 seed Nebraska Omaha (20-10, 14-3)

March 11th, 6:34 AM CDT
Late comeback lifts struggling Huskers past Iowa 93-91 in OT
Late comeback lifts struggling Huskers past Iowa 93-91 in OT

Amir Harris scored the go-ahead layup with 10.8 seconds left, Thorir Thorbjarnarson blocked Jordan Bohanon's 3-pointer try at the buzzer and Nebraska came back from a nine-point deficit in the last minute of regulation...

March 10th, 4:05 PM CDT
Jackson, Tut help Omaha beat North Dakota in Summit tourney
Jackson, Tut help Omaha beat North Dakota in Summit tourney

Zach Jackson had 21 points and eight rebounds and Wanjang Tut scored 18 points on 7-of-10 shooting to help Omaha beat North Dakota 81-76 on Saturday night in the Summit League tournament.

March 10th, 12:36 AM CST
Ballock's 39 points, 11 3-pointers lead Creighton by DePaul
Ballock's 39 points, 11 3-pointers lead Creighton by DePaul

Mitch Ballock made a school- and Big East-record 11 3-pointers, scoring a career-high 39 points to lead Creighton over DePaul 91-78 on Saturday night.

March 9th, 10:16 PM CST
Saturday's Scores
Saturday's Scores

By The Associated Press

March 9th, 6:08 PM CST
Creighton assistant accused of taking bribe placed on leave
Creighton assistant accused of taking bribe placed on leave

Creighton has placed assistant basketball coach Preston Murphy on administrative leave after he was accused of taking a $6,000 bribe from an aspiring sports agent to send prospective clients his way.

March 8th, 8:47 PM CST