Nebraska basketball’s Derrick Walker earns second-team All-Big Ten honors
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Nebraska senior forward Derrick Walker got postseason honors from the Big Ten on Tuesday.
The Missouri native earned second-team All-Big Ten honors, joining Northwestern’s Boo Buie and Michigan State’s Tyson Walker.
In his final season at Nebraska, Walker averaged 13.7 points, 6.2 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game.
🏆 2nd Team All-Big Ten
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— Nebraska Basketball (@HuskerHoops) March 7, 2023
Walker wasn’t the only Husker to get postseason honors, as Keisei Tominaga earned an honorable mention All-Big Ten honor.
Senior guard Sam Griesel also won a Big Ten Sportsmanship Award.
The Huskers are set to face Minnesota in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament on Wednesday.
Tipoff is scheduled for 8 p.m., and the game will be televised on the Big Ten Network.