Nebraska completed its largest comeback since 2010 and held on for the 10-9 win in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader at Haymarket Park, avoiding the sweep after a 3-2 loss earlier in the day.

Northwestern delivered in the same type of clutch situations that Nebraska had thrived in lately, winning Friday's series opener 2-1 in 12 innings.
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Penn State's James Franklin discusses pros, cons of social media
Penn State football coach James Franklin views social media as a valuable tool, one that allows him to connect with players, recruits and PSU's fan base.
Huskers roll past Kansas State
Nebraska felt the sweet satisfaction of outslugging Kansas State on Tuesday, salvaging one victory in a three-game series against NU's former Big 12 rivals, 14-5, at Haymarket Park.
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Mavs' Schultz shining on diamond as UNO prepares to face Huskers
Alex Schultz the baseball player is still a work in progress, which says a lot about what the sophomore could accomplish before his UNO career is over.
Huskers sweep Gophers for sixth straight Big Ten win
Nebraska swept Minnesota with another late rally Sunday, scoring the winning run on Steven Reveles' 10th-inning single for a 3-2 win.
DeLeon tosses another complete game as Huskers win
Nebraska senior Christian DeLeon went the distance for the second straight week in a 5-2 win over Minnesota on Saturday.
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Huskers rally in ninth to top Minnesota
The Huskers (21-14, 5-2 Big Ten) blew an early five-run lead Friday but rallied with two runs in the top of the ninth for an 8-6 win over Minnesota.
Huskers hope they’re on verge of hitting their stride at plate
The assistant coach who oversees Nebraska’s offensive strategy hasn’t been too concerned about the Huskers’ recent scoring slump. What has kept coach Will Bolt encouraged were the at-bats between the struggles, those handful of plate appearances that helped produce five wins.
K-State strikes quickly, and Erstad departs early
Nebraska has specialized in the comeback lately, but it couldn't recover from a disastrous second inning, and the eventual ejection of its coach Wednesday night.
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Huskers beat Creighton with another late rally
Jake Placzek drove in two runs with a two-out single break a 2-2 tie and cap Nebraska's three-run rally in the eighth, leading the Huskers to a 4-2 win over in-state rival Creighton.
Notes: Albrecht performs well on the mound despite eventual Bluejay loss
A few more outings like the one Jeff Albrecht had Tuesday, and the freshman left-hander might have a role on the weekend as Creighton begins conference play.
Husker Talk Live: Replay
Replay Tuesday's “Husker Talk Live” chat with World-Herald staff writer Jon Nyatawa to track the latest news from spring practice and the Husker baseball team.
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Huskers, Jays trying to stay hot ahead of conference play
Each team brings a modest winning streak — Nebraska has won its last four games, Creighton its last three — into the 6:30 p.m. game at TD Ameritrade Park. Both teams, though, have shown they're as adept at squandering momentum as building on it.
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Huskers finish sweep of Ohio State with another walk-off win
Aaron Bummer threw Nebraska's third complete game of the weekend, tossing nine innings of five-hit ball in a 2-1 victory that completed the Huskers' series sweep over the Buckeyes (18-13, 2-7 Big Ten).
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Pritchard's game-winner caps Husker comeback
Senior Michael Pritchard drove in two runs with a game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning to complete another Nebraska comeback Saturday afternoon.
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Late rally helps Huskers, DeLeon to win
Before Nebraska's three-run rally flipped the game's momentum in the eighth, NU veteran starter Christian DeLeon had already said enough to convince his coach that he could pitch one more inning.
It's no holding back for Husker pitcher DeLeon
When Nebraska senior Christian DeLeon looked back at some of his best starts last season, there was one commonality that limited his productivity. It often took him a few innings to settle in.
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Nebraska bullpen fends off Arkansas to preserve win
Nebraska broke a 3-3 tie with a two-run fourth inning and held on for the win from there Wednesday afternoon, bouncing back from a two-hit night to earn a split in the two-game midweek series at Arkansas.
Chatelain: Tim Miles' path to success parallels Dave Van Horn's
You've seen it before, Husker fans. In two seasons, a new coach overhauls a depleted roster, develops fresh sources of talent and masterfully fits the pieces together. He shakes off a losing tradition and breathes life into a dormant fan base. He takes a team from the conference cellar to the NCAA tournament.
NU manages two hits in loss to Razorbacks
Nebraska jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, but couldn't generate enough offense to maintain the advantage, falling 4-3 at Arkansas on Tuesday night.
Huskers counting on unproven arms
Nebraska’s youngest relievers, still developing and still adjusting, will be tested again during a two-game midweek series at Arkansas.
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Husker pitcher avoids a bummer with attitude adjustment as NU tops UNLV
Lefty Aaron Bummer finds his rhythm against UNLV as the Huskers rally for the win.


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