Husker Basketball Gets New Radio Host This Season; Joins Kent Pavelka

The Husker basketball broadcast team will have a new sound to it, as former Husker point guard Jake Muhleisen will join Kent Pavelka on the Husker IMG Sports Radio Network  this season.

Muhleisen, a three-year Husker captain during his playing career, will serve as the full-time color analyst after seeing spot duty in that role in recent seasons. He replaces Matt Davison, who served on the basketball broadcasts for 15 years before moving into a full-time role as Associate A.D./Football last winter.

The 2018-19 season tips off on Thursday, Nov. 1 when Nebraska takes on Wayne State in an exhibition game at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Coverage begins at 6 p.m. with tipoff slated for 7 p.m. The 2018-19 season opener is Thursday, Nov. 6, when the Huskers host Mississippi Valley State.