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Nebraska 2019 commit Ethan Piper fulfilled a lifelong dream when he committed to the Huskers on Monday.

Nebraska commit Ethan Piper fulfills dream; Tim Miles says Huskers are in NCAA Tournament

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Fulfilling a dream

Nebraska native Ethan Piper committed to the Huskers on Monday, fulfilling a lifelong dream to play for his home state school.

“Growing up as a kid, I always wanted to be a Nebraska Cornhusker,” Piper told Land of 10. “Committing [Monday] was a dream come true. I don’t have much else to say. It’s really exciting.”

As for where he’ll line up for the Huskers, that conversation has yet to happen.

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On the bubble

Nebraska basketball coach Tim Miles doesn’t care what bracketologists think. As far as he’s concerned, the Huskers are in the NCAA Tournament.

Nebraska’s high school Big Dance nears

The Nebraska state basketball tournament kicks off Thursday, and there are a few prospects and signees worth keeping an eye on.

The legacy continues

It was five years ago when Jack Hoffman made his famous spring game touchdown run. A lot has happened since then, but Team Jack’s legacy continues on.

Beach volleyball matchup

The Nebraska beach volleyball team faces Missouri Baptist on Wednesday at 11 a.m. CT at the Hawks Championship Center beach volleyball court. It’s the Huskers’ second and final home beach volleyball match.

Hall of Fame Classic

Mark your calendars, Nebraska basketball fans. The Huskers are officially set to participate in the 2018 Hall of Fame Classic in Kansas City this November.

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