Category Archives: Husker Men’s Basketball

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 »

Huskers Set to Participate in Cayman Islands Classic this Fall

Huskers Set to Participate in Cayman Islands Classic this Fall

Courtesy: NU Athletic Communications  Lincoln – The Nebraska men’s basketball program will take to the Caribbean this fall, as the Huskers will travel to Grand Cayman for the third-annual Cayman Islands Classic. The three-day, eight-team tournament takes place from Nov. 25-27 at John Gray Gymnasium in Georgetown, Grand Cayman. The 2019 field includes Colorado State, George…Read more »