Honors & Awards

  • Academic All-Big Ten (2021, 2022)
  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2020, 2021; Spring 2021, 2022)
  • Nebraska Silver Academic Medallion (2022)

2021-22 (Sophomore)

  • Chris McGraw played in six games after sitting out the 2020-21 season
  • Recorded an assist in a season-high 3:18 of action in the loss to Michigan

2020-21 (COVID-19 Season)
McGraw sat out the 2020-21 season after transferring from Otterbein College. A walk-on, McGraw helped with scout team duties in his first season as a Husker.

Before Nebraska
McGraw comes to Nebraska after spending the 2019-20 season at Otterbein College, a Division III school in suburban Columbus, Ohio, but did not play because of an injury. He began his collegiate career by walking on at Ohio University for Coach Saul Phillips during the 2018-19 campaign. McGraw appeared in four games and played four minutes. He saw action in wins over Wilberforce, Iona, Marshall and at Akron and missed his only shot from the field.

McGraw did a postgraduate year at Hargrave Military Academy and Coach Lee Martin, helping the Tigers to a 33-4 mark and a No. 4 national ranking in 2017-18, as he was a teammate of Husker guard Trey McGowens. McGraw played his high school basketball at Bishop Watterson High School for Coach Vince Lombardo, averaging 7.8 ppg as a senior and played all four years at the school. McGraw played AAU basketball for the King James Shooting Stars and Coach Keith Boyd.

Chris is the son of Chris and Laura McGraw, and was born on Sept. 22, 1998, in Columbus, Ohio. He has two sisters (Ellie and Annie). A child, youth and family studies major, Chris earned his bachelor's degree from Nebraska in May of 2022.