Nebraska football adds ninth commitment for 2017

The Nebraska football program announced Friday that offensive coordinator/receivers coach Troy Walters and the Huskers have mutually agreed to part ways.
Posted at 5:07 PM, May 15, 2016

The buzz around the latest Nebraska football recruiting class continues with the addition of offensive lineman Matt Sichterman. The King Hills, Ohio recruit announced his commitment via Twitter earlier this afternoon.


According to, Sichterman is a three-star offensive tackle. The 6-foot-5, 266 pound lineman had received 25 scholarship offers including four from Big Ten schools. Sichterman is the ninth commit for the Huskers’ 2017 recruiting class.

With Sichterman’s commitment, the Huskers move up to No. 14 in the Rivals 2017 team rankings.