One of the state’s top defenders as a senior, Braden Sellon joins the Husker program after a standout career at Lincoln East High School. As a senior, Sellon helped Coach John Gingery’s team to a Class A state playoff appearance. Sellon earned second-team Super-State honors from the Lincoln Journal Star and was a Class A first-team all-state choice by both the Journal Star and Omaha World-Herald. An all-city pick by the Journal Star, Sellon tallied 98 tackles, including 71 solo stops, and added an interception. Sellon was an honorable-mention all-state pick in 2017, when he had 94 tackles, six tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks, while also rushing for 162 yards. As a sophomore, Sellon had 16 tackles helping the Spartans reach the Class A semifinals.