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A fan of the Ohio State Buckeyes watches as his team takes on the Nebraska Cornhuskers during a quarterfinal game of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at the United Center on March 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Thomas Leads Ohio State Past Nebraska 71-50

DeShaun Thomas and Sam Thompson had 19 points apiece, helping No. 10 Ohio State rout Nebraska 71-50 in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals on Friday night.

03/15/2013

Shavon Shields #31 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers shoots against Donnie Hale #15 of the Purdue Boilermakers during a first round game of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at the United Center on March 14, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Nebraska Holds Off Purdue 57-55 In Big Ten

Shavon Shields scored 19 points, Brandon Ubel added 16 points and eight rebounds and Nebraska beat Purdue 57-55 Thursday in the first round of the Big Ten tournament.

03/14/2013

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Illinois Survives Stubborn Nebraska, 72-65

Illinois used double-figure scoring from five players to hold off stubborn Nebraska Saturday, 72-65.

03/02/2013

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Talley Leads Nebraska Past Northwestern 64-49

Dylan Talley scored 20 points and Ray Gallegos broke out of his 3-point shooting slump in the second half to lead Nebraska to a 64-49 victory over Northwestern on Saturday.

01/26/2013

Northwestern Wildcats. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Martinez Rallies Nebraska Past Northwestern, 29-28

Taylor Martinez threw for 342 yards and three touchdowns and Nebraska rallied to beat Northwestern 29-28 on Saturday.

10/20/2012

Charlie Dowd

Retired San Francisco Firefighter’s Body Found After He Never Made It To Chicago

The body of a retired San Francisco firefighter has been found in Nebraska, after he disappeared from a Chicago-bound Amtrak train.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

President Obama

Obama To Move On From Chicago As He Fills Campaign War Chest

President Barack Obama is still behind Republican opponent Mitt Romney when it comes to filling his war chest with campaign cash.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

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Nebraskan Columnist Admits His Town ‘Sorta Did A JoePa’

(WSCR) As sunlight begins to expose all that surrounds Penn State and the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal, one Nebraskan columnist apparently has something he wants to get off his chest. Les Mann, a longtime […]

670 The Score–07/18/2012

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Nebraska Hammers Illinois 80-57

The Cornhuskers (12-13, 4-10 Big Ten) snapped a four-game losing streak and sent the Illini (16-11, 5-9) to their fifth consecutive loss.

02/18/2012

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Shurna’s 28 Help Northwestern Beat Nebraska 84-74

Northwestern (13-8, 3-6 Big Ten) dominated the game behind the arc, making 14 3-pointers to end a three-game losing streak.

02/02/2012

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Nebraska Rallies To Beat Iowa 79-73

This was the first meeting in 36 years between these border-state schools, who will now see each other at least once a season.

01/26/2012

Wide receiver Marvin McNutt #7 of the Iowa Hawkeyes catches a pass while being wrapped up by cornerback Alfonzo Dennard #15 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers during their game at Memorial Stadium November 25, 2011 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

No. 22 Nebraska Defeats Iowa 20-7

Rex Burkhead, who started the week with his right foot in a walking boot, ran for 160 yards and a touchdown on a school-record 38 carries and No. 22 Nebraska defeated Iowa 20-7 on Friday.

11/25/2011

Joe Paterno directs play of quarterback Matt McGloin. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Time For Coaches To Actually Teach

Ask most coaches how they view their life’s work, and you’ll get an answer like this: “I consider myself a teacher, first and foremost.”

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

Former Big 12 Commissioner Dan Beebe (AP file photo)

Missouri Curators Vote To Explore Leaving Big 12

University of Missouri curators voted Tuesday to consider leaving the troubled Big 12 for another conference.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2011

Gov. Pat Quinn

Nebraska Recruiters Tempt Illinois Firms To Move

Business recruiters from Nebraska are still trying to persuade Illinois businesses to either relocate to or expand in the Cornhusker state.

09/10/2011

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Chicago-Bound Amtrak Train Derails In Nebraska

Amtrak says a train carrying about 175 passengers between Chicago and San Francisco has derailed in southwest Nebraska.

08/26/2011

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Big Ten To Discuss Move To 9-Game Season

The Big Ten coaches and athletic directors will meet in Chicago this week, and a nine-game football schedule is a major item up for discussion.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

Iowa Hawkeyes

Iowa And Nebraska To Play Friday After Thanksgiving

When the Big Ten expanded to twelve teams, the Nebraska-Iowa matchup seemed like a no-brainer to turn into a rivalry. And now that game will get rivalry-like billing.

03/07/2011

Big Ten Divisions

What Went In To Division Names? Delany Explains

When the Big Ten announced they were adding Nebraska, the response was almost all positive. And when the Big Ten announced the names for the new divisions, the response was almost all negative.

12/15/2010

New Big Ten Logo

Muller: Change For The Better…Or Worst? 

OK. Now it’s my turn! There sure has been a lot of talk around Big Ten country in the past 24 hours about the new conference logo and football divisional names.

12/14/2010

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