Trev Alberts talks NCAA investigation, alcohol sales and more | Football

LINCOLN — Nebraska’s athletic department is working toward a “negotiated resolution” with the NCAA, NU Athletic Director Trev Alberts said Thursday night, on a case involving potential violations with the football program. The case stems from Nebraska’s alleged improper use of special teams analyst Jonathan Rutledge during the 2020 football season. Action Network reported details … Read more

Max Scherzer Is Baseball’s $350 Million Union Activist

Of all the people affected by the baseball lockout that has delayed the season indefinitely, Max Scherzer might have least to gain from the contents of any new labor deal. Many changes the Major League Baseball Players Association is fighting for—increased compensation for its younger members and fewer mechanisms that discourage spending on talent—will barely … Read more

DraftKings Is Hit by Postponement of Baseball Season. Why It’s Still a Top Pick.

Text size The DraftKings application on a smartphone. Angus Mordant/Bloomberg DraftKings stock was falling on Wednesday after Major League Baseball canceled its Opening Day for the first time in 27 years. But any short-term losses could be a long-term opportunity, according to Morgan Stanley analyst Thomas Allen, who designated the stock a top pick. DraftKings … Read more

QBs, Burden, new coordinator command spotlight for Mizzou spring football | Mizzou Sports News

COLUMBIA, Mo. — With snow and ice still on the ground, the Missouri football team will open spring practices on Friday, with less emphasis on the word spring and more on practice. It’s the first of 15 practices over the next month, including the March 19 spring scrimage. With nearly two dozen newcomers in the … Read more

Nebraska women’s basketball suspends assistant Chuck Love, removes Ashley Scoggin from roster | Women’s Basketball

LINCOLN — In the midst of a strong season, the Nebraska women’s basketball team on Saturday suspended an assistant coach and removed starter Ashley Scoggin — the team’s top 3-point shooter — from its roster. The news for each development came separately, though the suspension of associate head coach Chuck Love and Scoggin’s removal came … Read more