Gareth Stroh watched last season from the Nebraska dugout. Now he'll be on the mound for the Huskers' season opener.
Stroh has been named Nebraska's opening-day starter with Colby Gomes and Cade Povich completing the weekend rotation. Nebraska plays at Baylor this weekend.
Stroh is a Purdue transfer that was required to sit out in 2019 due to NCAA rules. With the Boilermakers, Stroh appeared in 32 games. He has a 4.34 career ERA with 86 strikeouts.
Stroh is graduate of Gibbon High School in Nebraska.