Nebraska Rumors & News

  • Nebraska's Andrew White III requests release, intends to transfer

    SI "Nebraska’s Andrew White III has requested his release from the school and intends to transfer, CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reports. White, who finished up his junior year this spring, will graduate before transferring, meaning he will be eligible to play next season. The 6'7" guard declared..." June 26

  • Andrew White III Foregoes 2016 NBA Draft and Returns to the Nebraska Cornhuskers

    BT Powerhouse "After three workouts with three teams in three days, Andrew White III headed back to Nebraska on Saturday with a decision to make: stay in the NBA Draft and forgo his redshirt senior season, or return to Nebraska for his final year. White worked out with the Detroit Pistons on May 19th, then..." May 26

  • Huskers land Miami transfer guard James Palmer

    CSN Chicago "Tim Miles announced the addition of a transfer from the ACC on Tuesday. James Palmer, a guard from Maryland who spent the past two seasons with the Miami Hurricanes, will join the Nebraska basketball program. "I am excited to add James to our program," Miles said in the announcement. "He has..." May 18

  • Miami Basketball Guard James Palmer to Transfer to Nebraska

    Corn Nation "Tim Miles pulls in another transfer in James Palmer. The University of Miami guard will sit out next season and will have two years of eligibility left when he starts play in 2017. Palmer was a four start recruit and a Rivals top 100 player coming out of St. Johns College High School in..." May 03

  • Jake Hammond to transfer from Nebraska; pair of walk-ons leave team

    Omaha World-Herald "The only Nebraska men’s basketball player taller than 6-foot-8 is leaving. Reserve center Jake Hammond, a 6-10 sophomore from Comanche, Oklahoma, will transfer at the end of the semester, NU coach Tim Miles said Tuesday afternoon. In two seasons, Hammond played in 40 games with eight starts...." March 30

  • Maryland just too powerful for Nebraska

    The Sports Xchange "INDIANAPOLIS -- With three losses in its final five regular-season games, No. 18 Maryland entered the Big Ten tournament with something to prove. It took only 40 minutes and 97 points on Friday night in the Big Ten tournament quarterfinals for the No. 3 seed Terrapins to make believers of..." March 12

  • Nebraska 70, Wisconsin 58

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Shavon Shields had 20 points and nine rebounds to help Nebraska post a stunning 70-58 victory over Wisconsin on Thursday in the second round of the Big Ten tournament at Indianapolis. Freshman guard Glynn Watson Jr. added 16 points and senior guard Benny Parker had 12 for the..." March 11

  • Nebraska 89, Rutgers 72

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Shavon Shields had 20 points and 11 rebounds to lead Nebraska to an 89-72 victory over Rutgers on Wednesday in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament in Indianapolis. Junior guard Tai Webster scored 18 points and Andrew White III added 16 for the 11th-seeded Cornhuskers..." March 09

  • Northwestern 65, Nebraska 54

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Tre Demps sparked a first-half flurry and Northwestern stymied a late Nebraska run as the Wildcats waltzed to a 65-54 win over the Cornhuskers on Sunday in Big Ten play at Welsh Ryan Arena in Evanston, Ill. Demps, who torched the Cornhuskers for 17 points in the teams' first meeting..." March 06

  • No. 15 Purdue jumps out on Nebraska in win

    The Sports Xchange "LINCOLN, Neb. -- Purdue already had a decisive height advantage on Nebraska, and then another forward emerged to make life miserable for the Huskers. Sophomore forward Vince Edwards scored 20 points -- double his season average -- and No. 15 Purdue raced to a quick start in an 81-62 victory..." March 01

  • Penn State 56, Nebraska 55

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Shep Garner split two free throws with 7.2 seconds left as part of a 22-point effort to lead Penn State to a 56-55 victory over Nebraska on Thursday night in Big Ten action at State College, Pa. Senior forward Brandon Taylor added 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Nittany..." February 25

  • Ohio State 65, Nebraska 62 (OT)

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore forward Jae'Sean Tate scored the go-ahead basket on a driving shot with 31.6 seconds to play, and Ohio State defeated Nebraska 65-62 in overtime on Saturday night at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Freshman point guard JaQuan Lyle scored 19 points to lead Ohio State (18-10, 10-5 Big Ten). He..." February 20

  • Williams leads No. 22 Indiana past Nebraska

    The Sports Xchange "BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- Indiana junior forward Troy Williams said he did not come out aggressive enough against Michigan State on Sunday, a game in which he was held scoreless for the first time this season. Wednesday, he was determined to change all of that. Williams scored nine of his..." February 17

  • Nebraska 70, Penn State 54

    The Sports Xchange "LINCOLN, Neb. -- Junior guard Andrew White scored a career-high 35 points and Nebraska, playing its second game without injured senior forward Shavon Shields, defeated Penn State 70-54 on Saturday at Pinnacle Bank Arena. White had 15 points in the first 10:29 of the game and then scored 12..." February 13

  • Nebraska's Shavon Shields alert, stable after being stretchered off court

    The Score "Nebraska's Shavon Shields was taken off the court on a stretcher after landing on his neck, upper back, and shoulder during Saturday's game against Rutgers. The team announced Shields is alert, awake, and has feeling in his extremities, but head coach Tim Miles revealed Shields didn't recall..." February 08