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We have weird weather, but it's Nebraska, so yeah. Also baseball, softball, and beach volleyball. Do you Yahoo? No one else does either, but we remember.

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The weather report here at the ranch:

March 19 and 20 - 70 degrees, sunburn, and planting cool-season crops in the garden. No snow in the 10-day forecast.

March 21 - LOL JK, Sincerely, Mother Nature.

march 21 snowfall with cattle in the background

March 22 - Forsythia blooming

I guess this is where I should remember I live in Nebraska.

Don't forget to check out the Cobcast interview with Ralph Brown or to add your caption to the "Running away from Freedom" article.

Corn Flakes

It is spring break on UNL’s campus but the softball and baseball teams are in action, as is the beach volleyball team.

The softball team is having an uncharacteristically bad year. They are young and faced a murderer's row of teams (including the top 3 in the rankings) early on. They have a really long row to hoe if they hope to re-enter any kind of postseason discussion. Sometimes a difficult schedule builds character and sometimes it breaks a team. We will soon see what Rhonda Revelle's young team decides to do from here.

NU Takes Three-Game Winning Streak to Wichita State - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site
The Nebraska softball team takes a three-game winning streak to Wichita, Kan., for a Monday evening matchup with the Wichita State Shockers.

Late Rally Pushes Wichita State Past Nebraska | KTIC Radio
Wichita State recorded the key hits that eluded Nebraska all night

Sandbows top Cornhuskers 4-1 - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL
HONOLULU - The No. 5 University of Hawai'i beach volleyball team continued its hot start to the 2017 campaign with a 4-1 win over Nebraska Monday at the Clarence T.C. Ching Athletics Complex.  UH i...

Huskers head to California for spring break | KTIC Radio
After going 6-2 during an eight-game homestand, the Nebraska baseball team (9-8, 0-0 Big Ten) heads to California for the week while classes are out on campus at UNL for Spring Break.

Meyers stays sharp, Huskers climb above .500 for first time | |
LINCOLN — Jake Meyers made his pitch and saw the ball rifle off the bat to his left. In that moment, he knew who had his back.

Huskers Finish Ninth at NCAA Championships
The Nebraska wrestling team finished the 2017 NCAA Championships in ninth place with 59.5 points.

Huskers Begin Outdoor Season Ranked in Top 20 - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site
The Nebraska track and field teams will begin the outdoor season this week ranked in the top 20 of the USTFCCCA Rankings that were announced on Monday.

Miramontez Called Up for U-19 WNT Training Camp - - Nebraska Athletics Official Web Site
Sinclaire Miramontez is one of 26 players who has been called up for the U.S. Under-19 Women’s National Team Training Camp, which runs from March 25 to April 1 in Sunrise, Fla.

McKewon: If running back Mikale Wilbon leaps on, he’ll have Huskers’ faith | Football |
Nebraska junior running back Mikale Wilbon appears to be in mid-leap this spring. Good news for the Huskers — even better news for Wilbon, who might be NU’s best pure

Steven M. Sipple: Morgan springs forward as leader, and Huskers' most potent weapon | Column |
Things I know, and things I think I know:

NU football jack-of-all-trades Eric Lee on steady rise | Opinion |
Eric Lee isn’t a name that will ring many bells.

A closer look at 2018 Husker running back target TJ Pledger | Husker Sports |
Nebraska’s 2018 class — that already has three commits in it — should grow bigger after the April 15 spring game, which is shaping up as a big unofficial visit

Star WR recruit Joshua Moore talks LSU, FSU, and visit plans -
Fresh off his LSU visit, Moore details where he’s headed next.

Elsewhere In Sports

Meet Kayleigh Williamson, the first woman with Down syndrome to complete the Austin Half Marathon
Kayleigh Williamson began running only about a year ago, and now, after making history at the Austin Half Marathon, she has eyes on even bigger goals.

Former Nebraska women's BB player, Natalie Romeo has reached the Sweet 16 with her new team. The Huskers really, REALLY missed her work ethic and leadership this year. It is good to see her experience success, but I still wish she was in scarlet and cream.

Huskies Soundly Defeat Sooners 108-82 - UW Dawg Pound
Kelsey Plum leads the Huskies to victory, and in doing so set the single season scoring record

Ranking best college football, basketball player |
In honor of March Madness, who is the best player to play both football and basketball in college?

Then There's This

Laptop ban on flights: What about the parents? - BBC News
The ban on devices, from tablets up, on some flights has sent a shiver down every parent's back.

The one Yahoo meme that perfectly represents the faltering company | Ars Technica
As the company shambles to an end, let us celebrate its greatest terrible moment.

Have a great Wednesday everyone!