Cleveland Browns star Myles Garrett says fan punched him in the face after taking picture

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(CLEVELAND) -- Cleveland Browns defensive lineman Myles Garrett said a fan punched him in the face on Wednesday. In a pair of tweets, the former first overall draft pick said that the...

Rainy forecast forces MLB to postpone Game Four of the ALCS

33ft/iStock(NEW YORK) -- With heavy rains in the forecast, Major League Baseball has postponed Game Four of the American League Championship Series between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees. The game was...

Los Angeles Angels hire Joe Maddon as next manager

Photo by Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles Angels announced the hiring of Joe Maddon as their next manager on Wednesday, with the two sides agreeing to a three-year contract. ESPN reports that...

Astros fan allegedly slaps Yankees fan during ALCS while he sat with his mom

miflippo/iStock(HOUSTON) -- The Washington Nationals may have just booked their first trip to the World Series but the heated series taking place between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees has caused some serious...

Scoreboard roundup -- 10/15/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events: AMERICAN LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Houston 4, NY Yankees 1 NATIONAL LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Washington 7, St. Louis 4 NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PRESEASON Boston...

LeBron James says general manager who tweeted in support of Hong Kong protesters 'wasn't educated' on the issue

Joe Faraoni/ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has broken his silence on a tweet sent by Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey that prompted tensions between the NBA and China. The tweet,...

Scoreboard roundup -- 10/14/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NATIONAL LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Washington 8, St. Louis 1 NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PRESEASON Miami 120, Atlanta 87 Charlotte...

Nationals player Daniel Hudson faces criticism for missing playoff game for daughter's birth

fstop123/iStock(NEW YORK) -- A Major League Baseball star found himself in the middle of a parenting and family values debate after skipping a crucial playoff game to be present for his daughter's birth. Washington...

Pope Francis mistakenly tweets supports for New Orleans Saints

DorSteffen/iStock(ROME) -- Pope Francis set the world of football abuzz Sunday by unexpectedly throwing his weight behind the New Orleans Saints. Except, the octogenarian pontiff didn't mean to support the NFL team but...

Scoreboard roundup -- 10/13/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Houston 3. NY Yankees 2 -- 11 innings NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION PRESEASON Boston 118, Cleveland...

Simone Biles makes history for winning most world medals of any gymnast

Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images(STUTTGART, Germany) -- Gymnast and Olympic medalist Simone Biles keeps topping her own records. On Sunday, she became the all-time medal earner at this weekend's World Championships in...

Kenyan Brigid Kosgei breaks world record at Chicago marathon

iStock(CHICAGO) -- Kenyan runner Brigid Kosgei broke the women's world marathon record in Chicago after finishing at 2 hours, 14 minutes, 4 seconds. Video posted on the Chicago Marathon's Facebook page shows Kosgei, 25,...

Eliud Kipchoge becomes first marathon runner to break the two hour mark

iStock/Pavel1964(SEATTLE) -- A feat once thought impossible, Eliud Kipchoge has become the first person to ever run a marathon in less than two hours even though it will not count as a world record. Kipchoge bested the...

San Diego Padres pitcher allegedly breaks into home via doggy door, gets kicked, tased: Police

kali9/iStock(PEORIA, Ariz.) -- San Diego Padres pitcher Jacob Nix has been arrested after allegedly trespassing on a man's property by breaking in through the doggy door of his home. Peoria police in Arizona responded to...

Tom Brady moves to second on NFL's all-time passing yardage list

Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) -- New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is now ranked second on the NFL's all-time passing yardage list. The 42-year-old bested former star quarterback Peyton Manning for...

Scoreboard roundup -- 10/10/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE PLAYOFFS Houston 6, Tampa Bay 1 NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE New England 35, NY Giants 14 NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE...

Simone Biles wins her 5th all-around World Championships title

iStock(NEW YORK) -- American gymnast Simone Biles has made history once again. The 22-year-old won the individual all-around title at the 22nd World Championships Thursday. The win is her fifth world all-around title and...

Star tennis player gives up US citizenship for Olympics

Scott Clarke / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) -- Tennis phemon Naomi Osaka will give up her U.S. citizenship to compete for Japan at her Olympic debut in Tokyo. Osaka, who was born in Japan to a Japanese mother and Haitian father...

Scoreboard roundup -- 10/9/19

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL NATIONAL LEAGUE PLAYOFFS St. Louis 13, Atlanta 1 Washington 7, LA Dodgers 3 -- 10 innings NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Buffalo 5,...

NBA events canceled in China as fallout over Hong Kong tweet continues

iStock(SHANGHAI) -- As the fallout over a since-deleted tweet voicing support for Hong Kong by the general manager of an American basketball team continues in China, several NBA Cares events were abruptly canceled this...

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Beatrice tops Norris, completes epic comeback against Crete in opening day at state softball

Beatrice tops Norris, completes epic comeback against Crete in opening day at state softball

Fairbury blasts eight home runs, earns two big wins in first day of state softball tournament

Fairbury blasts eight home runs, earns two big wins in first day of state softball tournament

Seven-run first inning carries Guardian Angels Central Catholic to opening round win at state softball

Seven-run first inning carries Guardian Angels Central Catholic to opening round win at state softball

Syracuse advances to conference tournament semifinals

Syracuse advances to conference tournament semifinals

Wednesday's River Country Scoreboard, Oct. 16

Wednesday's River Country Scoreboard, Oct. 16

Large Number Of Husker Fans Expected In Ireland

Large Number Of Husker Fans Expected In Ireland

Huskers Look to Gophers, No. 10 Badgers

Huskers Look to Gophers, No. 10 Badgers

Huskers Host Purdue on Pink Night

Huskers Host Purdue on Pink Night

Red Team Takes Series with 7-1 Win in Finale

Red Team Takes Series with 7-1 Win in Finale

Huskers Add TV Appearances

Huskers Add TV Appearances