Freshman third baseman Cam Chick was awarded Big Ten Freshman of the week Monday afternoon due to his performances during Nebraska’s weekend series against Purdue..
Nebraska went 4-0 this week with a midweek win over Kansas State and series sweep over Purdue where the Huskers outscored the Boilermakers 39-9.
Chick bounced back from an 0-5 performance on Tuesday against Kansas State with a 2-5 game against Purdue on Friday, which included the first home run of his collegiate career.
Chick continued his success on Saturday, recording four RBIs plus a three-run home run for the Nebraska.
Chick is now hitting .270 on the year with 16 RBIs and two home runs.