Akol Arop
A Husker Hoops Refresher as Nebraska's Offseason Workouts Begin
9 days ago by Jacob Padilla
Yvan Ouedraogo and Thorir Thorbjarnarson finally arrived in Lincoln late last week, which means Fred Hoiberg has his full roster on campus and ready to work. Jacob Padilla has a refresher for you of what version 2.0 of the Hoiberg Huskers will look like.
Nebraska Basketball Player Reviews: the Freshmen
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska’s season came to an end with a loss to Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament. Nebraska’s roster will look very different next season, but it’s still worth looking back to see what worked and what didn’t in Fred Hoiberg’s first season in Lincoln. Our final look is at Nebraska's freshman class.
Nebraska’s Regular Season Ends with 107-75 Loss at Minnesota
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska’s regular season mercifully came to an end on Sunday afternoon as the Golden Gophers ran the short-handed Huskers off the elevated floor at the Barn in a 107-75 Minnesota win.
Mack-Less Huskers Mauled By Wolverines
5 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Ball security was one of the big focuses in practice this week for Nebraska after a season-high 21 turnovers against Northwestern, but it didn’t show on Thursday as Nebraska fell at No. 25 Michigan 82-58.
Huskers Hit Rock Bottom in Iowa City
6 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska had no answer on either end for Iowa as the Hawkeyes rolled to a 96-74 win in Iowa City on Saturday that wasn't even as competitive as the final score indicates.
Padding the Stats: Nebraska Calling for Competitors
6 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Coach Fred Hoiberg put out a call for competitors after Nebraska's loss to Penn State that featured a flat second half from the starters and main reserves. Could freshman Akol Arop be among those who rise to that challenge?
Listless Huskers Lose Seventh Straight with Sluggish Second Half Start
6 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska left all of its energy in the locker room at halftime as the Penn State Nittany Lions ran the Huskers off the court in the second half on Saturday night to hand Nebraska its seventh straight loss.
Nebraska Freshman Akol Arop Ready, Waiting When Opportunity Calls
6 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Akol Arop's minutes have come few and far between this season, but when Coach Fred Hoiberg called his name in an important spot against Michigan on Tuesday, the freshman from Omaha was ready.
First Half Woes Too Much for Huskers to Overcome Against Creighton
8 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Creighton ran Nebraska off the floor in the first half before cruising in the second for a 95-76 win over the Huskers in Omaha on Saturday afternoon.
Highlanders Hand Huskers a Loss as Nebraska's Offense Sputters
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
In game one of the Fred Hoiberg era, the Huskers dropped their season-opener to a UC Riverside team missing its best player by the score of 66-47 at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Tuesday night.
Nebraska Basketball Preview: The Frontcourt
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Basketball is back and a new era is beginning in Lincoln with Fred Hoiberg at the helm. The Huskers open the season on Tuesday against UC Riverside, so this week we’re breaking down the roster and previewing the season. Next up is a look at Nebraska's undersized yet versatile frontcourt.
Run it Back: First Look at Fred Hoiberg's Huskers
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
It may only have been against an NAIA team in a game that didn't count, but Wednesday's exhibition against Doane gave fans a glimpse into what this team is going to look like under Fred Hoiberg.
Slow Start, Strong Finish for Huskers in Exhibition Win over Doane
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska got off to a slow start on Wednesday night but a spark off the bench from one of the few familiar faces in the program got the Huskers going en route to a 91-63 exhibition win over Doane to open the Fred Hoiberg era in Lincoln.
Player Introductions from Nebraska's Opening Night, Ranked
10 mo ago by Derek Peterson
A new Nebraska basketball debuted Friday night. Derek Peterson is here with a ranking of the first impressions. Literally.
Notes and Observations from Nebraska Basketball's First Practice
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Staff writer Jacob Padilla was on hand for the start of the first official practice of the 2019-20 season under Fred Hoiberg and has some notes and observations.
Local Huskers Set to Play in Metro Summer League
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Area basketball fans can get their summer hoops fix starting on Thursday this week with the return of the Metro Pro-Am Summer League, and this year, there’s a little Husker flavor.
Assessing Nebraska's Frontcourt Situation for 2019-20
1 yr ago by Jacob Padilla
Now that Isaiah Roby's time as a Husker has officially come to an end, what does Nebraska's frontcourt situation look like for 2019-20?
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