Nebraska’s incoming baseball recruiting class is among Baseball America’s Top 25, coming in 23rd, according to the publication’s 2010-11 rankings. Three weeks ago, the Husker recruiting class was ranked No. 15 by Collegiate Baseball.
Among the highlights of this year’s team of newcomers, left-hander Logan Ehlers (Nebraska City, Neb.) and right-hander Jon Keller (Cedar Rapids, Iowa), who were both drafted within the first 11 rounds of this past June’s MLB Draft.
Stanford is ranked No. 1, followed by LSU and UCLA. The Huskers host the Bruins March 4-6 at Hawks Field. NU opens the 2011 season Feb. 18 at the Texas State Tournament in San Marcos, Texas. The home opener is March 2 against Nebraska-Kearney.