Jan 04, 2020 12:58 AM

Nebraska announces dismissal of RB Maurice Washington

Posted Jan 04, 2020 12:58 AM

Running back Maurice Washington is off the Nebraska football team. The athletic department released a two-sentence statement Friday announcing his dismissal. Washington faces child pornography charges in California and was disciplined for unrelated rules violations last season. The charges are related to an incident when he was in high school. Washington is accused of obtaining a video of his former girlfriend performing a sex act, storing it on his cellphone and sending it to the girl in March 2018. Washington is not depicted in the video. He has pleaded not guilty.

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Jan 04, 2020 12:58 AM
2020 GNAC basketball tournament info  (UPDATED 1/3)

With January comes the annual GNAC tournament to help kick off the new year. Columbus will be hosting again this year because they did not get to host last year due to the weather cancelling the event. 

Heading into the conference tournament here are the rankings and schedule (**NOTE we will update the schedule as games conclude to keep you informed as who will be playing who and where): 

You can hear all the NPHS games on FM 98.1

Girls: 
1 - North Platte
2 - Scottsbluff
3 - Columbus
4 - McCook
5 - Gering
6 - Hastings

Boys: 
1 - Scottsbluff
2 - Hastings
3 - North Platte
4 - Columbus
5 - Gering
6 - McCook

Girls Schedule: 

Game 1: North Platte vs Hastings - Thurs 2pm (Main) 
               NP defeats Hastings 
Game 2: Scottsbluff vs Gering - Thurs 3:45pm (Main)
               Scottsbluff defeats Gering
Game 3: Columbus vs McCook - Thurs 5:30pm (Main)
               Columbus defeats McCook


Game 4: Loser game 2 (Gering) vs Loser game 1 (Hastings) - Fri 2pm (Aux)
Game 5: Winner game 1 (North Platte) vs Loser game 3 (McCook) - Fri 2pm (Main)
Game 6: Winner game 2 (Scottsbluff) vs Winner game 3 (Columbus) - Fri 5:30pm (Main)


Game 7: Loser game 4 vs Loser game 5 or 6  - Sat 10am (Aux)
Game 8: Winner game 4 vs Loser game 5 or 6 - Sat 11:45am (Main)
Championship (game 9): Winner 6 vs Winner 5 - 1:30pm (Main) 

Boys Schedule: 

Game 1: Scottsbluff vs McCook - Thurs 5:30pm (Aux)
                 Scottsbluff defeats McCook
Game 2: Hastings vs Gering - Thurs 7:15pm (Aux)
                 Hastings defeats Gering
Game 3: North Platte vs Columbus - Thurs 7:15pm (Main)
                  Columbus defeats North Platte


Game 4: Loser game 2 (Gering) vs Loser game 1 (McCook) - Fri 3:45pm (Aux)
Game 5: Winner game 1 (Scottsbluff) vs Loser game 3 (North Platte) - Fri 3:45pm (Main) 
Game 6: Winner game 3 (Columbus) vs Winner game 2 (Hastings) - Fri 7:15pm (Main) 


Game 7: Loser game 5 or 6 vs Loser game 4 - Sat 10am (Main)
Game 8: Loser game 5 or 6 vs Winner game 4 - Sat 11:45am (Aux)
Championship: Winner game 5 vs Winner Game 6 - Sat 3:15pm (Main)