In what is becoming a familiar summer story in Nebraska, an in-state kid goes to the Huskers’ showcase camp. In-state kid does well and draws a scholarship offer. In-state kid verbally commits to Nebraska.
The in-state kid in this particular story is defensive end Garrett Nelson (6-3, 240) of Scottsbluff. He tweeted the news Saturday night.
— Garrett Nelson (@gnelson763) June 25, 2017
Nebraska got in early on Nelson. He earned offers from South Dakota and South Dakota State before going to the Huskers camp and Nebraska didn’t delay after seeing him in person.
Nelson’s sophomore year highlights are below.
Brandon is the Managing Editor for Hail Varsity and has covered Nebraska athletics for the magazine and web since 2012, Hail Varsity’s first season on the scene. His sports writing has also been featured by Fox Sports, The Guardian and CBS Sports.