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NCAA Football: Wisconsin at Nebraska Dylan Widger-USA TODAY Sports

Hey, the Nebraska Debate Team won their second straight national championship. Pretty cool, huh? Look who’s the Big Ten smart school now! Man, we are going to be cranking out some sweet lawyers here pretty soon.

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Michigan State football hosting Nebraska transfer on visit
Michigan State football is hosting Nebraska football transfer Alante Brown on a visit.

Back-to-back: Husker Debate takes second national title | Nebraska Today | University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Following up a 2022 national championship in Lincoln Douglas Debate, Husker debaters won a second national title during the National Forensic Association's National Tournament, held April 14-17, at Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois.

Eric Crouch on Frank Solich’s Nebraska return plus what to watch for at the spring game - The Athletic
Solich, 78, will be recognized Saturday at Memorial Stadium as part of the Cornhuskers' Red-White game.

Trev Albert’s transformation creates belief NU will win big again
Trev Alberts’s experience transitioning from star player to broadcaster to athletic director will help the Nebraska Cornhuskers win again.

Nebraska basketball fighting Oklahoma, South Florida for transfer guard
The Nebraska basketball team is among the final three for Siena transfer guard Javian McCollum, but it won't be easy to close the deal.

Lightning Forces Suspension of Nebraska-Creighton Baseball Game - All Huskers
4-4 contest will be resumed at a later date with Nebraska threatening in the seventh inning

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The Subtle Moments That Separate Nikola Jokic - The Ringer
The Denver Nuggets’ two-time MVP isn’t at his most dangerous with the ball, but rather right before receiving it. That moment is when the point guard trapped in the 7-footer’s body is most unstoppable.

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Banks Leaned on a Little-Known Lender in March as Customers Fled - WSJ
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What Was Selling Out? Gibby Haynes of Butthole Surfers with Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips | Broadcast
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Bohemian Duck closing immediately - NORTHEAST - NEWS CHANNEL NEBRASKA
A northeast Nebraska fine dining location announced Monday that it is closing its doors, effective immediately.

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