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Helu trying to finish up early

Thoughts about playing early

One of three running back recruits for Nebraska was Roy Helu. Helu, a hard-nosed runner with excellent speed and vision, is one of a few freshman that could be considered for early playing time considering a lack of depth at their position. Helu wants to get into a position to potentially get to Lincoln so he could work toward getting ready.

At 6-foot-0 and 220-pounds, Roy Helu is physically ready to come in and play at the next level. The running back from Danville (Calif.) San Ramon Valley has been training and working hard to graduate a little early. "I've just been training," Helu said. "Training and trying to graduate a little earlier so I can get to Lincoln. I could potentially take some earlier tests." The term graduate... Recommended Stories

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