Nana Akenten
Men's Basketball Review: Supporting Cast
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The dust has settled on the beginning of the Fred Hoiberg era, so now seems like a good time to look back at the final season under Tim Miles to take stock of what the Huskers lost and what they have coming back for next season. We wrap things up with a look at the team's supporting cast.
Sophomore Nana Akenten to Transfer from Nebraska
11 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Sophomore wing Nana Akenten announced that he has decided to transfer from Nebraska.
New Basketball Assistants on Nebraska, the Huskers' Roster and More
11 mo ago by Hail Varsity Staff
Fred Hoiberg’s coaching staff is complete and on Monday, his three assistants — Matt Abdelmassih, Armon Gates and Doc Sadler — as well as special assistant Bobby Lutz met with local media to share their thoughts on Nebraska, the players still on the roster, each other and much more.
Hoiberg Has Some Roster-Building Ahead, But He's Been There Before
12 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Fred Hoiberg had a lot of work to do to field a team when he first took over at Iowa State, but that first year laid the foundation for the four NCAA Tournament runs that followed. Now Hoiberg will look to do the same thing at Nebraska.
Behind the Box Score: Nebraska's Wild Plus/Minus Swing
12 mo ago by Derek Peterson
The 2018-19 Nebraska basketball season is officially in the books and over the coming days, Derek Peterson is going to some numbers surrounding the Huskers.
Nebraska Guard Nana Akenten Suspended Indefinitely
1 yr ago by Hail Varsity Staff
The wing has appeared in 28 games this season, averaging 4.3 points and 2.5 rebounds a night.
Nebraska Showed Some Life, but No. 9 MSU Too Much to Overcome
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska showed some life in the second half against No. 9 Michigan State on Tuesday night but it wasn’t enough to overcome an 18-point halftime deficit as the Spartans weathered Nebraska’s run and pulled away for a 91-76 win at the Breslin Center.
A Slow Start, Sat Starters and a Big Loss at Michigan
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska’s season continued to go even further off the rails on Thursday night as the Huskers got blown out on the road against the No. 9 Michigan Wolverines, 82-53.
Nebraska Set to Honor Legends, Looking for Second Straight Win
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska will honor nearly 50 former players as part of Legends Weekend at Saturday's game against Northwestern as the Huskers seek to win their second straight game.
3 Takeaways from Nebraska's 81-62 Loss to Purdue
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
The Huskers entered Mackey Arena Saturday night with an upset on their mind and to start it looked like they might have a chance. But No. 15 Purdue just had too much firepower and it buried the Huskers, 81-62.
3 Takeaways from Nebraska's 71-64 Loss to Illinois
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
After a 71-64 loss to Illinois, Nebraska has dropped five straight games and seven of its last nine. There’s no good way to spin this one. So here are three takeaways.
Nebraska Puts Focus on Getting Big Guns Going Again
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
The key to a turnaround for Nebraska is getting the Huskers' big guns going again, and that has been the focus for Tim Miles this week in practice.
Run it Back: Nebraska's Lineups Against Wisconsin
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Fans got their first look at the the post-Isaac Copeland Jr. injury Huskers in Tuesday night’s 62-51 home loss to No. 24 Wisconsin, and it was not pretty. How did the Huskers replace Isaac Copeland Jr. in the rotation?
Frustrated Huskers Looking to Just Get Back to Winning Basketball
1 yr ago by Derek Peterson
Nebraska has been playing frustrated in recent weeks. Fans know it. Tim Miles knows it. The players know it. So right now, the goal is to just get back to being that team that started the season 11-2.
How Will the Huskers Cope with Losing Copeland?
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Isaac Copeland Jr.'s Nebraska career is over. Where do the Huskers go from here?
Padding the Stats: Is There Enough Confidence in Nebraska's Bench?
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Tim Miles recently said he's feeling better about the depth of his team than he did when the season began, but that feeling isn't really showing itself in Miles' rotations when game time rolls around.
Akenten Brings Much-Needed Scoring, Energy to Nebraska's Bench
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Sophomore sharp-shooter Nana Akenten has brought some much-needed scoring and energy off Nebraska's bench this season.
Nebraska Topples the Titans, 86-62
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska took down the Titans of Cal State Fullerton 86-62 on Saturday afternoon to head into the holiday break on a high note.
Despite Down Time, Nebraska Maintains Attention to Detail
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska is looking to maintain its attention to detail through all of the down time that surrounds finals week and the holiday season. After five days off, the Huskers will be back on the court at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Saturday to take on Cal State Fullerton.
James Palmer Jr. Leads the Way in Nebraska's Win Over Clemson
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
James Palmer Jr. scored 14 of his game-high 20 points in the second half as Nebraska held on to beat Clemson 68-66 at Littlejohn Coliseum on Monday night.
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