Just a week after announcing his commitment to Nebraska, Carroll Kuemper star pass rusher Blaise Gunnerson received a significant accolade.
The 6-foot-5, 250-pound Gunnerson tweeted Tuesday that he has earned an invitation to the All-American Bowl, which features the nation's 100 best seniors.
He joins Lawrence (Kan.) Free State offensive lineman Turner Corcoran, a fellow Husker commit in the 2020 class, on the roster.
The 2020 All-American Bowl will be held at noon on Jan. 4, 2020, in San Antonio. It will be broadcast on NBC.
Alumni of the All-American Bowl include Odell Beckham, Andrew Luck, Tim Tebow, Jalen Ramsey and Sam Darnold.
Husker freshmen Wan'Dale Robinson, Noa Pola-Gates and Bryce Benhart were on the 2019 roster.
Council Bluffs Lewis Central defensive tackle Logan Jones, an Iowa commit, also received an All-American Bowl invitation.