Shavon Shields expected to return vs. Penn State

Shavon Shields, Nebraska's top player, is expected to make his return on Thursday night against Penn State after missing the previous four games.Shield had a scary fall a in the second half of an 87-63 win over Rutgers on Feb. 6. The 6-foot-7 suffered a concussion after he bit on a D.J. Foreman pump fake, flipping over the Rutgers forward and landing hard on his back.Nebraska head...
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February 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Shavon Shields released from hospital

According to Nebraska athletics officials, Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields is in good condition after falling awkwardly on his head in Saturday’s win over Rutgers. However there was some good news as Nebraska shared that Shields was conscious on his way to the hospital and suffered no injuries to his spine. He was released later Saturday evening. Here's Nebraska's update...
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February 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields suffers scary fall, will go through concussion protcol

Nebraska senior forward Shavon Shields was charted off the floor on a stretcher with 8:49 remaining in Saturday afternoon's 87-63 win over Rutgers.Shield bit on a D.J. Foreman pump fake, flipping over the Rutgers forward and landing hard on his back.According to Brian Rosethal of the Lincoln Journal Star, Shields has been released from the hospital and will be in the concussion protocol...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Injured Nebraska Player Shavon Shields Released From The Hospital

Some good news to share regarding Nebraska forward Shavon Shields, who was stretchered off the court during today’s win over Rutgers after an awkward fall on his head.  According to a release from Nebraska athletics, Shields was conscious on the way to the hospital and didn’t suffer any injury to his spine. He was released this evening.  Here’s Nebraska’s update on Savon...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields bangs head, alert at hospital

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields banged his head on the court in a hard fall during a game against Rutgers on Saturday. He was taken to a hospital and was alert and able to move his arms and legs, trainer R.J. Pietig said. He briefly lost consciousness. Shields' mother, Senia Shields, rushed to his side as medics tended to him. He was put on a backboard...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Nebraska's Shavon Shields bangs head in hard fall

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska basketball player Shavon Shields has been taken to a hospital after falling and banging his head on the court during a game against Rutgers. The Husker Sports Network reported Saturday that Shields was unconscious briefly but could move his arms and legs. Shields flipped over the back of D.J. Foreman under the Nebraska basket with 8:49 left. He landed...
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February 06, 2016  |  Discuss

Referee yells “boom” while giving Nebraska player technical foul (VIDEO)

Vine File this in the “WTH(eck)? folder”.  During Tuesday’s Nebraska-Minnesota game, referee Tom Eades slapped Nebraska’s Shavon Shields with a technical foul after Shields had evidently crossed Eades’ threshold.  But it isn’t Eades’ threshold that is the story, it’s the animation he shows during the call. He yelled “boom” for goodness sakes. Enjoy your 15...
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January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Tim Miles, Nebraska players react to win over Indiana

Tim Miles, Shavon Shields and Walter Pitchford met with the media following Nebraska’s 70-60 on Wednesday night at Assembly Hall. Watch their comments in the media player below:The post Video: Tim Miles, Nebraska players react to win over Indiana appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers Basketball News, Recruiting and Analysis.
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Shields scores 33 in Neb's 67-58 win over Illini

Shavon Shields scored a career-high 33 points, making all 15 of his free throws for Nebraska's best performance at the line in 32 years, and the Cornhuskers defeated Illinois 67-58 on Wednesday night. The Huskers (13-10, 5-6 Big Ten) pulled away with the help of a defense that held Illinois to two field goals over the last 6:57. Terran Petteway added 16 points as the Huskers raised...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Shields scores 15 in Neb's 79-67 win over Ark. St.

Shavon Shields scored 15 points to lead four Nebraska players in double figures, and the Cornhuskers rode a fast start to a 79-67 victory over Arkansas State on Saturday. Ray Gallegos added 13 points, Walter Pitchford had 12 and Terran Petteway 11 for the Huskers (7-3), who bounced back from a 15-point loss to in-state rival Creighton last Sunday. Kirk Van Slyke scored a career...
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December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

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