Category Archives: Husker Men’s Basketball

Student Tickets Sold Out for 2019-20 Nebraska Basketball Season

Student Tickets Sold Out for 2019-20 Nebraska Basketball Season

UNL students made it clear that they’re eager to watch Fred Hoiberg’s first season as the head coach of the Husker basketball team. Friday morning, the NU Athletics Ticket Office announced that students had snatched up nearly 1,600 student tickets for the upcoming season. “Having a strong student section is important in building a home-court…Read more »

2019 Millard North High School Guard/Forward Bret Porter Announces that He’s Walking-On to the Nebraska Basketball Team

2019 Millard North High School Guard/Forward Bret Porter Announces that He’s Walking-On to the Nebraska Basketball Team

Bret Porter, a 6-foot-6, 210 pound guard/forward from Millard North High School in Omaha, announced Thursday afternoon that he will be walking-on with the Nebraska basketball team. A member of the class of 2019, Porter averaged 6.2 points, 2.1 assists, 1.3 steals and 4.4 rebounds per game in 21 games played this past season, according…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

KGFW Sports – Warren Will Lead Big Ten

The Big Ten has its sixth commissioner in conference history. The conference announced its replacement for the departing Jim Delany at a news conference on Tuesday morning—Kevin Warren. Warren, who was the Vikings’ chief operating officer, becomes the first African-American commissioner of a Power Five conference. Delany announced in March that he would be retiring…Read more »

KGFW Sports – Roby Will Not Return

KGFW Sports – Roby Will Not Return

Nebraska forward Isaiah Roby will enter the NBA Draft and will not return for his senior season. The 6-8 junior announced his decision on Wednesday. Roby finished his three-year Husker career with 786 points, 530 rebounds and 154 blocked shots, a total which is sixth in school history. He will be looking to become the…Read more »

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 »