The Huskers are officially on the board in 2017. On Thursday, Bolingbroook (Ill.) forward Nana Akenten committed to Nebraska.
— Nana Akenten. (@nbasfuture) September 15, 2016
The 6-6 wing visited Lincoln last week and chose the Huskers over Buffalo, Illinois State, UNLV, SMU and others, according to 247Sports.
“Their coaching staff cares about their players and does any and everything to help develop them as an athlete and person,” Akenten told PrepHoops.com following his visit. “They told me I was an athletic shooter that they could use for their fast paced playing style.”