Huskers get started up front with Farmer

Class of 2014 offensive lineman Tanner Farmer (Highland, Ill./Highland) committed Tuesday to play for Nebraska, multiple sources report.

The 6-foot-4, 306-pound prospect also has scholarship offers from Illinois, Illinois State, Minnesota, Missouri and Western Michigan. Ball State, Central Michigan, Indiana, Kansas and Memphis showed interest.

Farmer is Nebraska's first commitment along either line and its fourth pledge overall.