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Nebraska Football: Newcomer Garrett Nelson impressing right away – FanSided

Nebraska Basketball: Nana Akenten departure expected in turnover by Danny Jaillet Garrett Nelson may be in for a bigger role than originally anticipated. The freshman linebacker enrolled in the Nebraska Football program on January 7. Now, he is turning heads and impressing coaches. A three-star recruit from Scottsbluff, Nelson is your prototypical outside linebacker. Measuring …
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Scott Frost says he expects Nebraska's spring game 'to be sold out for a long time' – Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — Scott Frost and his coaching staff won’t negatively recruit or talk poorly about another school. But the Huskers will show recruits pictures of other spring games compared to what a sold-out Memorial Stadium looks like. “There’s ones with 200, 300 people in their stadiums to watch spring games,” Frost said on “Sports Nightly” …
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Nebraska basketball set to host highly touted Haanif Cheatham Easter weekend – Blasting News United States

The Nebraska basketball is going to be hosting one of its top targets in the current recruiting cycle this weekend. Haanif Cheatham is a grad transfer target that has seen his career hampered by injuries but when healty, has shown a propensity for scoring. Chasing the ‘ready to play now’ transfers to Nebraska Haanif Cheatham …
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Two graduate transfers and a 2020 commit headline Nebraska basketball's visitors this weekend – Omaha World-Herald

LINCOLN — Nebraska will host three official visitors this weekend. Two are immediately eligible graduate transfers. Haanif Cheatham is a 6-foot-5, 195-pound graduate transfer from Florida Gulf Coast. He averaged 13.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.9 assists last season. Cheatham shot 45 percent from the floor and 38 percent from 3-point range. He transferred from …
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Scott Frost, Fred Hoiberg and Bill Moos will visit areas impacted by floods during Big Red Blitz – Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska football coach Scott Frost, basketball coach Fred Hoiberg and Athletic Director Bill Moos will visit three areas impacted by the March flooding as part of the Big Red Blitz next month. They, along with other Nebraska coaches and staff, will travel to Norfolk, Fremont and the Strategic Air Command Museum near Ashland on May …
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Jace Piatkowski, son of Nebraska legend Eric Piatkowski, commits to walk-on with Huskers – USA TODAY High School Sports

By: Cam Smith, USA TODAY High School Sports | April 18, 2019 The Piatkowski name will remain a legacy at the University of Nebraska. On Wednesday, Elkhorn (Neb.) South High School star Jace Piatkowski committed to walk on to new Nebraska coach Fred Hoiberg’s squad. A 6-foot-4, 170-pound swingman, Piatkowski averaged 18.6 points and 3.3 …
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How does 4-star Jackson-Olin LB Quandarrius Robinson feel about Alabama and Auburn? – AL.com

Jackson-Olin’s Quandarrius Robinson moved up to the state’s No. 1-ranked football prospect, according to the latest 247Sports rankings, and made recent visits to Nebraska, Auburn and Alabama. College scouts project Robinson, a 6-foot-5, 220-pounder from Birmingham’s Jackson-Olin High, as a pass-rushing outside linebacker. A former Auburn commit, Robinson insists his recruitment remains “wide-open” and confirmed …
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Carriker Chronicles: Mario Verduzco on Adrian Martinez, what he looks for in recruits and more – Omaha World-Herald

All year round, former Husker and NFL veteran Adam Carriker is taking the pulse of Husker Nation. In the “Carriker Chronicles” video series, he breaks down the latest NU news, upcoming opponents, player updates and recruiting information, and he offers his insight into the X’s and O’s and more. On Thursday’s episode, Adam Carriker talks …