There are 13 Nebraskans on the teams that will be participating in the 2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament field. There are also 13 Nebraskans playing in the women’s field.
*Teams listed alphabetically
No. 15 Cal State Fullerton
Latrell Wrightsell, Jr., G, Soph., Omaha Central
30 minutes, six points (3/9 FG, 0-3 FG), two rebounds, two assists, one steal in a 78-61 loss to No. 2 Duke.
No. 6 Colorado State
John Tonje, G, Jr., Omaha Central
21 minutes, two points (1-9 FG, 0-4 3FG), three rebounds, one assists in a 75-63 loss to No. 11 Michigan.
No. 9 Creighton
Shereef Mitchell, G, Jr., Omaha Burke
DNP injured, in a 72-69 win over No. 8 San Diego State.
No. 1 Gonzaga
Hunter Sallis, G, Fr., Millard North
15 minutes, five points (2-3 FG), two rebounds, one assist, one blocked shot in a 93-72 win over No. 16 Georgia State.
No. 15 Jacksonville State
Jay Pal, F, Jr., Omaha Central
DNP in a 80-61 loss to No. 2 Auburn.
No. 14 Longwood
Nate Lliteras, G, Soph., Seward
13 minutes, three points (1-3 3FG), three rebounds in a 88-56 loss to No. 3 Tennessee.
No. 10 Loyola (Chicago)
Saint Thomas, G, Fr., Millard North
One minute in a 54-41 loss to No. 7 Ohio State.
No. 12 New Mexico State
Teddy Allen, G, Jr., Boys Town
39 minutes, 37 points (10-24 FG, 4-7 3FG), six rebounds, three assists, two steals in a 70-63 win over No. 5 Connecticut.
No. 8 San Diego State
Aguek Arop, F, Sr., Omaha South
31 minutes, six points (3-7 FG, 0-1 3FG), three steals, two rebounds, two assists, one steal, 1 block in a 72-69 loss to No. 9 Creighton.
No. 13 South Dakota State
Charlie Easley, G, Soph., Lincoln Pius X;
29 minutes, two points (1-4 FG, 0-1 3FG), two assists, one rebound.
Baylor Scheierman, G, Soph., Aurora;
40 minutes, 18 points (7-17 FG, 3-8 3FG), 10 rebounds, three assists
David Wingett, F, Soph., Winnnebago
DNP in a 66-57 loss to No. 4 Providence.
No. 3 Wisconsin
Chucky Hepburn, G, Fr., Bellevue West
33 minutes, 8 points (3-6 FG, 1-3 3 FG), six rebounds, five assists, one steal in a 67-60 win over No. 14 Colgate.
Brian Cooley, Assistant Coach, Papillion-La Vista
Noah Dartman, Video Coordinator, Millard South
Texas A&M Corpus Christi
Kevin Jewell, Video Coordinator, Elkhorn Mount Michael