And he didn't, but said that his trip was more than worth making. "It was everything I expected of a place like Nebraska and probably more. There's nothing about the experience I would change," Hal said.
The Huskers didn't win, but that didn't detract from his experience, as he said it hit all the right marks. "The stadium, facilities and fans were perfect," he said. "I learned what I need to know, so there's nothing I would change about the trip."
The inevitable question, of course, is now that he's seen it and it would seem, enjoyed it, how does this affect his status as a verbal to Vanderbilt. "It doesn't. I still consider myself a commit to them," he said.
But he did go on to say that they will evaluate that again once he gets home and has a chance to talk to people close to him about his situation and the future. "Yeah, we're just going to sit down, talk about it and everything over the next couple of days. We'll just have to see."