The Creighton men’s basketball team hit 21 3-point shots in upsetting No. 4 Villanova. Well, 23 3-point shots, including the two made by Ethan Wragge’s beard.
The Nebraska men’s basketball team upset No. 17 Ohio State at home. I thought it was just nice to see people storm the Pinnacle Bank Arena floor and not have it be a Michael Bublé concert.
After the win, Tim Miles said he was going to start dancing. Even more amazing, Athletic Director Shawn Eichorst almost formed an expression.
Warren Buffett is offering $1 billion to anyone who gets a perfect March Madness bracket. The odds? One in 9,223,372,036,854,775,808. Which, coincidentally, are the same odds as Northwestern making the Sweet 16.
Eichorst had no comment to The World-Herald on adding Wi-Fi to Memorial Stadium. This means the odds of him ever weighing in on a coaching or quarterback controversy are officially zero.
The oldest mystery of the universe has been solved — the nature of Taylor Martinez’s foot injury.
How about that Erin Andrews-Richard Sherman post-NFC championship game interview? I haven’t seen a less gracious winner since the Iron Sheik put the announcer in a headlock.
The first Pro Bowl draft was held last week. You think a lot of people try to get out of jury duty ...
To give you an idea how many players passed on playing, this year it’ll be an eight-man game.
A brawl broke out two seconds into the hockey game between Vancouver and Calgary. NHL fans were complaining, “What took so long?”
And finally: There will be no Cox Classic in Omaha in 2014. If you own stock in a company that makes canned beer, sell!