Category Archives: Husker Men’s Basketball

James Palmer Jr. Makes Phoenix Sun’s Summer League Roster

James Palmer Jr. Makes Phoenix Sun’s Summer League Roster

Former Nebraska basketball player James Palmer Jr. was unveiled as one of the players selected to the Phoenix Sun’s NBA Summer League roster, which was announced Wednesday afternoon. The two time All-Big 10 player averaged 18.5 points during his career at NU, which lasted two seasons, good enough to place him at No. 2 all…Read more »

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 »

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 »