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Mankilling Mastodons

Post Baseball Journey Leads Tezak Into Business World - University of Nebraska
Former Husker baseball player Jeff Tezak has teamed with friend Harrouna Malgoubri to form "Tiiga: Nature's Hydration."

John Cook met Nicole Drewnick when she was a kid, and years later she came to play for him at Nebraska | Volleyball | journalstar.com
John Cook knew Nicole Drewnick when she was about 6-years-old, long before he began recruiting her a few years ago, or when she joined the Nebraska volleyball team prior to

Wan'Dale Robinson Found Positives in Unique Quarantine Life | Hail Varsity
Nebraska Cornhuskers football, athletics and recruiting news, insider videos, analysis, and forums on Hail Varsity

Nebraska Football: Three most important players on defense for 2020
Nebraska football undoubtedly is going to have some key pieces on defense in terms of leadership. I take a look at three of them.

Other News From The Sporting World

The enduring pain of Dick Vitale – The Athletic
The longtime ESPN broadcaster is still at it into his 80s, using his platform to raise money for pediatric cancer.

Despite 22 years leading Iowa, Kirk Ferentz claims ignorance of player mistreatment within program - CBSSports.com
Ferentz is short on answers as former Hawkeyes allege mistreatment during their time with the program

NASCAR: Bubba Wallace faints during Fox interview post-Atlanta
Wallace had finished 21st in hot and humid conditions.

UFC star Conor McGregor says he's retiring from fighting
In a tweet Saturday night, UFC star Conor McGregor said he is retiring from fighting. "Thank you all for the amazing memories! What a ride it's been!" he wrote.

Former Patriots wide receiver Reche Caldwell shot and killed in Tampa | Boston.com
Former NFL wide receiver Reche Caldwell was shot and killed Saturday in an attempted robbery, his girlfriend and mother told TMZ.

Boxed Out? CrossFit Founder Greg Glassman’s George Floyd Tweet Sparks Outrage
On Saturday, CrossFit Founder and CEO Greg Glassman ignited a fury by posting an insensitive Tweet that referenced George Floyd.

Kansas Jayhawks Football: KU finally pays off David Beaty - Rock Chalk Talk
Kansas is finally officially closing the books on the David Beaty era.

Florida A&M to join SWAC in 2021 - HoustonChronicle.com
With Florida A&M set to become the newest member of the SWAC on July 1, 2021, league membership will grow to 11 schools.

Utah defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley suspended for using racial slur in 2013 | KSL.com
Utah defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley has been suspended indefinitely from the football program after it was made known that he had used a racial slur in a text message from 2013.

Post Baseball Journey Leads Tezak Into Business World - University of Nebraska
Former Husker baseball player Jeff Tezak has teamed with friend Harrouna Malgoubri to form "Tiiga: Nature's Hydration."

John Cook met Nicole Drewnick when she was a kid, and years later she came to play for him at Nebraska | Volleyball | journalstar.com
John Cook knew Nicole Drewnick when she was about 6-years-old, long before he began recruiting her a few years ago, or when she joined the Nebraska volleyball team prior to

Yellow Journalism

All This Chaos Might Be Giving You ‘Crisis Fatigue’ | WIRED
Your body is well adapted to handle temporary stresses, but it’s overwhelmed by the constant, unrelenting pressures of this horrible year.

Strength in numbers - What Turkey got right about the pandemic | Europe | The Economist
It helps not to keep old people in nursing homes

Slavoj Zizek's 'brutal, dark' formula for saving the world - World News - Haaretz.com
The pandemic is liable to worsen, ecological disasters loom and technological surveillance will terminate democracy. Salvation will come only by reorganizing human society. A conversation with the radical – and anxious – philosopher Slavoj Zizek

Musicians Are Suffering Without Concerts To Play | FiveThirtyEight
Cellist Zoë Keating has lost half her income so far this year.

Auditory Enlightenment