LINCOLN — The top-ranked team in Class C-1 showed Friday morning how fast it can turn a game around.
Down by eight midway through the third quarter, Lincoln Christian sophomore Justin Bubak helped spark a rally.
The World-Herald's Stu Pospisil put together capsules previewing the upcoming boys state basketball tournament.
The Cavaliers got 19 points from Aspen Jansa to extract some revenge against defending state champion Lincoln Christian.
The fifth-ranked Crusaders made 8 of 14 shots in a 19-point second quarter.
Chloe Dworak scored 30 points Thursday night to lead Lincoln Christian to a 60-50 win over previously undefeated Superior.
Boys Town hit all four of its field goal attempts and never trailed in overtime as the Cowboys, ranked eighth in Class C-1, outlasted No. 7 Lincoln Christian 77-73 Tuesday night.
After downing No. 8 Waverly on Friday, Lincoln Christian was in control from the start in beating Norris 54-35 in Saturday’s Waverly Holiday Tournament title game.
Coach Nick Orduna has put together another challenging schedule — including a second straight appearance in the 81-team Nike Invitational this week in Phoenix.
Lincoln Christian senior guard Chloe Dworak has committed to Creighton as a walk-on. The 5-foot-6 senior guard led the Lady Crusaders to a 28-2 record and the Class C-1 state title in 2017.
It can be challenging for a basketball player to transfer her senior year of high school from a Class C-1 program to Class A and immediately contribute. Fortunately for Taytem Coleman, she's used to nailing long shots.
Most followers of girl's basketball are familiar with Lincoln Christian's Chloe Dworak. The 5-foot-6 junior guard led the Lady Crusaders to a 28-2 record and the Class C-1 state title this past season.
It was a cold day for an outdoor photo when our All-Nebraska first-teamers gathered for a picture outside Joslyn Castle. But the players toughed it out. They were a cut above all season when talent was plentiful on high school basketball courts in Nebraska. This wasn’t the only time they sho…
I’ve been to enough of these All-Nebraska photo shoots to know if there might be some grumbling. Tuesday morning was one of those times.
Ashlyn Power led Christian (26-1) with 11 points while Taytem Coleman added 10 points for the Top 10 No. 1-ranked Crusaders.
Top-ranked Lincoln Christian hit 14 3-pointers and had four starters in double figures as the Crusaders rolled to an 84-53 win over No. 7 Wahoo Neumann on Friday in the Class C-1 semifinals at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.
Chloe Dworak took a piggyback ride from Taytem Coleman to the Lincoln Christian locker room. While that might have been more out of fun than necessity, Dworak’s right ankle was iced and taped.
Lincoln Christian rolled to a 62-43 win over Wahoo Neumann on Thursday night in the Class C1-3 subdistrict final.
The Crusaders’ ability to hit shots from behind the arc proved to be the difference Saturday in the battle between top-ranked teams. Lincoln Christian sank eight 3-pointers to pull away for a 49-39 win over host Norris.
Michelle Gaislerova scored 30 points Tuesday night to lead Lincoln Christian to a 77-45 girls basketball win over Wahoo Neumann.
Ed Chang's well-covered 3-pointer as time expired Saturday night lifted No. 1 Papillion-La Vista past host Lincoln Northeast 59-58 in Class A boys basketball.
Most coaches had a pretty good idea at the end of last season what their roster would look like this season.
The unranked Tigers got it done with an overall strong attack game as they earned a 25-23, 25-14, 25-18 sweep over seventh-ranked Lincoln Christian at the C1-8 District final at Wahoo.
With an opportunity to end a career’s worth of frustration, Kearney Catholic’s Michelle Messbarger took matters into her own hands.
Mollie Shepard made three of Lincoln Christian's four 3-pointers in the fourth quarter Friday as the Crusaders returned to the Class C-1 girls basketball finals for the first time since 2002 with a 53-44 win over three-time defending champion Pierce.
Top-ranked Lincoln Christian breezed Thursday to a 67-27 win over Mitchell in the Class C-1 girls basketball state tournament at Devaney Center.