Nebraska is popping to its soccer workforce for some assist in the Massive Ten basketball match.
The Cornhuskers have rounded out their roster by including two soccer gamers — quarterback Noah Vedral and offensive deal with Brant Banks — for the convention tourney that begins Wednesday in Indianapolis, coach Fred Hoiberg mentioned.
Each gamers shall be out there to play in No. 14-seeded Nebraska’s opener towards No. 11 Indiana.
Vedral, a sophomore, performed in six video games (two begins) for the Cornhuskers soccer workforce this previous season. In accordance with the varsity, he was a four-year basketball participant at Bishop Neumann Excessive in Wahoo, Nebraska, main it to 3 C-1 state titles (third-largest division in state) and a 98-16 document. He averaged 13.6 factors per sport as a senior.
Banks performed 4 soccer video games this previous season, however finally took a redshirt. In accordance with the varsity, he averaged 11.5 factors and seven.6 rebounds per sport as a junior at Westbury Christian (Houston) however did not play basketball as a senior after enrolling at Nebraska early.
Nebraska has solely seven scholarship basketball gamers after it suspended guards Dachon Burke Jr. and Cam Mack indefinitely final week.