Category Archives: Husker Men’s Basketball

KGFW Sports – Hoiberg Adds Two

KGFW Sports – Hoiberg Adds Two

Husker men’s basketball coach Fred Hoiberg added two more recruits Wednesday. Samari Curtis, a 6-foot-4, 190-pound guard, was the state of Ohio’s Mr. Basketball in 2019. He averaged 33.8 points and 5.2 assists per game while shooting 51 percent from the field as a senior, including 34 percent from 3-point range. Curtis, who originally signed…Read more »

Nebraska Adds Transfer from Tennessee to Basketball Program

Nebraska Adds Transfer from Tennessee to Basketball Program

The Nebraska basketball team added another commitment on Wednesday in Derrick Walker, a transfer from Tennessee. The 6-foot-8, 236 pound forward hails from Kansas City, Missouri. This past season with the Volunteers, Walker averaged 0.8 points and 1.1 rebounds per game. He played on average, 5.3 minutes per game, appearing in 30 games. As a…Read more »

French Forward Yvan Ouedraogo Commits to Nebraska

French Forward Yvan Ouedraogo Commits to Nebraska

Yvan Ouedraogo, a 6-foot-9, 260 pound forward from France, announced on Sunday that he has committed to play basketball for Nebraska. The big man from Bordeaux was also considering TCU and Georgia Tech before settling on NU. He visited Lincoln back in April. As a member of the 2019 class, he’ll be immediately eligible to…Read more »

Nevada Transfer Shamiel Stevenson Commits to NU

Nevada Transfer Shamiel Stevenson Commits to NU

Shamiel Stevenson, a 6-foot-6 guard/forward transfer from Nevada announced via Twitter Friday afternoon that he would be committing to Nebraska. Stevenson is eligible to play starting the spring semester of 2020. “We are excited to add Shamiel to our program,” NU basketball head coach Fred Hoiberg said in a press release. “He brings a lot of…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Roby Invited to Combine, FB Roster Updated

KGFW Sports – Roby Invited to Combine, FB Roster Updated

University of Nebraska forward Isaiah Roby was one of 66 players invited to the 2019 NBA Combine.  The 6-8 junior is the first Husker invited to the NBA Combine since Terran Petteway in 2015. Roby set career highs in scoring (11.8 ppg), rebounding (6.9 rpg), assists (1.9 apg) and steals (1.3 spg), while averaging 1.9…Read more »