JUCO forward commits to Nebraska

The Omaha World-Herald reported on Monday that Nebraska has landed a verbal commitment from Bosnian big man Fahro Alihodzic.

The 6-foot-10 forward/center spent two years at Fordham before enrolling at Southeastern Iowa C.C. in September. He told the paper he had also considered Wichita State and Washington State.

"I wanted to get it over with because we have a great team here at SCC,"' Alihodzic said. "We've got a chance to win a national championship, and I wanted to focus on that."

Alihodzic joins small forward Shavon Shields, point guard Benny Parker, center Keith Coleman and small forward Jerran Youngin Doc Sadler's 2012 class.