Dalano Banton became the second Husker basketball player selected in the past three years, as he was a second-round selection during Thursday's NBA Draft at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Banton was taken with the No. 46 pick by his hometown Toronto Raptors.
Nebraska Football Fan Day is set for Thursday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. inside Memorial Stadium. In addition to the previously announced Fan Day details, the Nebraska Athletic Department has put the following health and safety guidelines in place for this year's Fan Day. These recommendations are a result of the recent rise of COVID-19 cases in the Lincoln community and the Lincoln-Lancaster County COVID-19 Risk Dial moving back into the Yellow category earlier this week.
University of Nebraska place-kicker Connor Culp was honored Wednesday, as the senior was named to the watch list for the 2021 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award, as announced by the Palm Beach County Sports Commission.
University of Nebraska outside linebacker JoJo Domann continued the Huskers' run of watch list candidates Tuesday morning, as he was named to the preseason 2021 Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch by the Football Writers of America (FWAA).