Author Archives: David Jenner

KGFW Sports – Lopers Basketball Teams Fall at Washburn

KGFW Sports – Lopers Basketball Teams Fall at Washburn

The UNK basketball teams were upended by the Washburn Ichabods last night in Topeka, Kansas. The Loper men are now 0-7 in MIAA action after losing 89-58. The Loper women are 3-4 in the conference after falling 62-60 in overtime. The UNK basketball teams continue on the road with games at Emporia State Sunday.Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Top #25 Hoosiers

KGFW Sports – Huskers Top #25 Hoosiers

The Nebraska men’s basketball team beat 25th-ranked Indiana by 15 points last night in Bloomington, winning 66-51. The Huskers scored the first nine points of the game and never trailed en route to their first road victory over a ranked opponent in more than two years. Glynn Watson Jr. led the Huskers with 15 points.…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Add JU-CO RB

KGFW Sports – Huskers Add JU-CO RB

Nebraska has officially signed long-time running back commit Dedrick Mills out of Garden City (Kan.) Community College. The 5-foot-11, 200-pound JUCO transfer had been committed to the Huskers since early September, but did not make his commitment official on the early signing day of December 19th. With the addition of Mills, the Huskers 2019 recruiting…Read more »

KGFW Sports – 3 Storm Players Honored

KGFW Sports – 3 Storm Players Honored

Three members of the Tri-City Storm were honored by the USHL Monday. Brendan Furry was named Forward of the Week, Ronnie Attard was named Defenseman of the Week, and Isaiah Saville was named the Goaltender of the Week. It is the first time this season that all three league honors went to the same organization.…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Shrine Game Staying in Kearney

KGFW Sports – Shrine Game Staying in Kearney

The Nebraska Shrine Bowl football game is staying in Kearney. On Monday the event’s Board of Directors confirmed that Kearney was selected to host the game for the next five years. Kearney, and UNK’s Ron and Carol Cope Stadium, have played host to the Nebraska Shrine Bowl for five years straight. The Nebraska Shrine Bowl…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Storm Still on Top in the West

KGFW Sports – Storm Still on Top in the West

The Tri-City Storm won 2-of-3 this weekend. They took two from Waterloo at home, but lost at Omaha yesterday 4-2. Still in first place in the Western Conference standings, the Storm will open a three-game homestand Friday with game-one of a two game series with the Muskegon Lumberjacks. The Storm have won 14 of 17…Read more »

KGFW Sports – UNK Update 1/14/19

KGFW Sports – UNK Update 1/14/19

The 2nd-ranked UNK wrestling team handed Colorado School of Mines their first dual loss of the season Friday in Golden, 24-14. This was the first meeting between the two former RMAC foes since the 2009-10 season. The Lopers have won all 19 of those meetings. The Lopers  host the annual Midwest Duals this weekend at…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Huskers Hold Off Penn

KGFW Sports – Huskers Hold Off Penn

The Nebraska men’s basketball team snapped a two-game losing streak with a 70-64 win over Penn State Thursday evening at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The Huskers were led by junior forward Isaiah Roby who finished with a double-double, scoring a career high 22-points and pulling down 11-rebounds. Their 20th straight win at home ties a school…Read more »

KGFW Sports – High School Update 1/11/19

KGFW Sports – High School Update 1/11/19

Kearney Catholic Basketball; Thursday Kearney Catholic Boys 53, Broken Bow 49 Kearney Catholic Girls 48, Broken Bow 45 Saturday @ Hastings St. Cecilia – 2:30/4:15 Kearney High Basketball; Friday @ Lincoln Northeast – 5:45/7:30 Saturday vs. Bellevue East – 5:15/7:00 Kearney High Wrestling Thursday Kearney 63, North Platte 12 Kearney High inducted five individuals into…Read more »