Lincoln - Registration is now open for the first-ever Husker Buddies camp, presented by the Nebraska basketball program. The event allows young fans in grades K-6 an opportunity to gain instruction directly from the Husker coaches and players and receive a free ticket to the Husker men’s basketball season opener against Southern on Nov. 11.
The three-hour instructional camp is scheduled for 9 a.m.-Noon on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Hendricks Training Complex, located adjacent to the Bob Devaney Sports Center. During the morning camp session, Husker Buddies will be instructed by NU coaches and players and will be taught a wide array of skills and drills in a relaxed environment.
All camp participants will receive a Husker Buddies T-shirt and enjoy a pizza party with the Husker basketball team. In addition, campers will also gain free admission to the Sunday, Nov. 11, game against Southern, Adults can purchase their tickets for $5 at the Devaney Center Ticket Office on gameday and their ticket will allow them to sit with their children in a special section of the Devaney Center.
On-site registration and check-in runs from 8:15 a.m.-9 a.m. at the Hendricks Training Complex main entrance. Advanced registration is available by downloading and returning the Husker Buddies Registration form and activity waiver. The camp cost is $40.
For more information on the Husker Buddies youth camp, call Kim Whitemore in the Nebraska Basketball Office at (402) 472-2265 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.