CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - MARCH 15: Isaiah Roby #15 of the Nebraska Huskers dunks the ball past Nate Reuvers #35 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the first half during the quarterfinals of the Big Ten Basketball Tournament at the United Center on March 15, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
NEW YORK (KMTV) — Nebraska forward Isaiah Roby was selected in the 2nd round (45th overall) of the NBA Draft on Thursday and is headed to the Dallas Mavericks. The Detroit Pistons had the pick but traded the rights to Dallas. Roby becomes the first Husker taken in 20 years. Venson Hamilton was the last NU played drafted back in 1999.