An impact outfield bat with SEC accolades is joining Nebraska.
Former Texas A&M standout Logan Foster confirmed the move to The World-Herald on Thursday as he intends to follow former A&M assistant and new Husker coach Will Bolt to Lincoln. Foster, a two-time All-Nebraska choice out of Lincoln Southwest, was recruited by Bolt to A&M. Nebraska hired Bolt to replace Darin Erstad in June.
Foster will have to sit out next spring, according to D1Baseball. He’ll be a redshirt senior in 2021, when current Husker outfielders Joe Acker and Mojo Hagge will have graduated.
The 5-foot-10, 190-pound Foster is a career .285 hitter across 168 games and 157 starts with the Aggies. He also owns 33 doubles, 19 home runs, 101 RBIs and 11 stolen bases to go with a .464 slugging percentage and .357 on-base percentage.
Foster endured a down season by his standards this spring, hitting .263 with five home runs. He hit .314 as a sophomore in 2018 and was a freshman All-American according to Collegiate Baseball. He was on the SEC all-freshman team in 2017, when he hit .280 with 23 extra-base hits.
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Will Bolt high-fives teammates following his game-winning run to win an NCAA regional game against Butler on May 26, 2000.
Will Bolt applies the tag to a Minnesota player on May 28, 2000.
Will Bolt makes a relay to first against Stanford in an NCAA super regional game on June 3, 2000.
Will Bolt tags out a Texas player on April 8, 2001.
Will Bolt celebrates Nebraska's Big 12 tournament championship on May 20, 2001.
Will Bolt at practice on May 23, 2001.
Will Bolt dives safely across home plate against Northern Iowa in an NCAA regional game on May 25, 2001.
Will Bolt and the other members of Dave Van Horn's first recruiting class pose for a portrait during the 2001 season.
Will Bolt slides into third base against Rice in an NCAA super regional game on June 1, 2001.
Will Bolt celebrates a victory over Rice in an NCAA super regional on June 2, 2001.
Will Bolt is interviewed after practice on June 4, 2001.
Will Bolt tags out a Tulane player on June 10, 2001 at the College World Series.
Will Bolt tags out a Tulane player during the College World Series on June 10, 2001.
Will Bolt throws to first against Texas Tech on March 22, 2002.
Will Bolt waits on base after hitting a two-run RBI double against Creighton on May 15, 2002.
Will Bolt celebrates a victory over Southern Missouri State in an NCAA regional game on June 2, 2002.
Will Bolt at a team meeting before the start of the NCAA super regionals on June 6, 2002.
Will Bolt tags out a Richmond base runner in an NCAA super regional game on June 7, 2002.
Will Bolt coaches third base during the Big Ten tournament on May 22, 2014.
Will Bolt as a Texas A&M assistant coach on April 10, 2015.
Will Bolt coaches third base for Texas A&M against Davidson in an NCAA super regional game on June 9, 2017.
Will Bolt talks to Texas A&M players on June 10, 2017.