Coach Tom Osborne
11 AP / 12 Coaches
10-2 (6-1 Big Eight) --
Fiesta Bowl
Coach Tom Osborne 11 AP / 12 Coaches 10-2 (6-1 Big Eight) -- Fiesta Bowl
NU Football - 1989 Roster
George Achola
#4
George Achola
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Eric Anderson
#28
Eric Anderson
5'8"  180 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Le Andre Anderson
#90
Le Andre Anderson
6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Fenger)
Chip Bahe
#82
Chip Bahe
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
Andrew Scott Baldwin
Andrew Scott Baldwin
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Roselle, N.J. (Clark)
Alvin Banks
Alvin Banks
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: East Moline, Ill. (Hamilton)
Gregg Barrios
#44
Gregg Barrios
5'8"  180 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Paul Baumert
Paul Baumert
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb. (Schuyler)
Scott Beckler
#48
Scott Beckler
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
Richard Bell
#21
Richard Bell
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
Todd Bennett
#36
Todd Bennett
5'8"  180 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Bill Bobbora
#69
Bill Bobbora
6'3"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
Lance Bobolz
#81
Lance Bobolz
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dorchester, Neb. (Dorchester)
Brian Boerboom
#76
Brian Boerboom
6'7"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Bellevue, Wash. (Interlake)
Brian Brown
#94
Brian Brown
6'6"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Indianola, Neb. (Republican Valley)
Paul Brungardt
#95
Paul Brungardt
6'7"  265 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Tyrone Byrd
#8
Tyrone Byrd
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Chandler, Ariz. (Chandler)
Chris Caliendo
#49
Chris Caliendo
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brookfield, Wis. (East)
Kylin Camp
Kylin Camp
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: College Park, Ga. (College Park)
Steve Carmer
#31
Steve Carmer
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Weston, Neb. (Wahoo)
Bryan Carpenter
#29
Bryan Carpenter
5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Olathe, Kan. (North)
Jeff Chaney
#65
Jeff Chaney
6'2"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Friona, Texas (Friona)
Terris Chorney
Terris Chorney
6'1"  250 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Ituna, Saskatchewan, Canada (Saskatoon Holy Cross)
5'10"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Reggie Cooper
#17
Reggie Cooper
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Slidell, La. (Slidell)
Curtis Cotton
#24
Curtis Cotton
6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Jon Crippen
#45
Jon Crippen
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Westfield)
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
Joe D'Alesio
#98
Joe D'Alesio
6'6"  230 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Rockhurst)
Jason Daniel
Jason Daniel
6'6"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Midland, Texas (Lee)
Brad Devall
#6
Brad Devall
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
Monte Dickson
Monte Dickson
6'5"  280 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
Jim Dobesh
#7
Jim Dobesh
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: Unk
Hometown: Crete, Neb.
Mark Dowse
Mark Dowse
6'0"  170 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Broken Bow, Neb. (Broken Bow)
Chris Drennan
#16
Chris Drennan
5'9"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
Darin Duin
Darin Duin
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Fargo, N.D. (South)
Jerry Dunlap
#12
Jerry Dunlap
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
6'2"  285 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Loomis, Neb. (Loomis)
Brian Edgren
#63
Brian Edgren
6'1"  250 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Holdrege, Neb. (Holdrege)
6'2"  245 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Scotus)
Steve Engstrom
Steve Engstrom
6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Terry Eyman
Terry Eyman
6'6"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
Roger Fitzke
#52
Roger Fitzke
6'0"  235 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Harvard, Neb. (Harvard)
Leodis Flowers
#23
Leodis Flowers
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Chris Garrett
#80
Chris Garrett
6'3"  225 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Snyder, Texas (Snyder)
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
Shane Geiken
#43
Shane Geiken
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Gothenburg, Neb. (Gothenburg)
Robert Glantz
Robert Glantz
5'11"  220 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Dobie)
6'7"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
Sam Goff
Sam Goff
5'9"  165 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (Kennedy)
Mike Grant
#11
Mike Grant
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla. (Brandon)
Morgan Gregory
#19
Morgan Gregory
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Denver, Colo. (Manual)
Tom Haase
#15
Tom Haase
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Aurora, Neb. (Aurora)
Mark Hagge
#39
Mark Hagge
5'11"  230 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Corey Hedrick
#92
Corey Hedrick
6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: York, Neb. (York)
Robert Hicks
#9
Robert Hicks
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Fremont)
6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Pearland, Texas (Pearland)
Tyrone Hughes
#33
Tyrone Hughes
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine)
Chuck Humphrey
Chuck Humphrey
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: So.
Hometown: Wymore, Neb. (Southern)
Tom Janky
#7
Tom Janky
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Punter/Place-Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Chapman, Neb. (Grand Island Northwest)
Randall Jobman
#55
Randall Jobman
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
Tim Johnk
#41
Tim Johnk
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Schuyler, Neb. (Schuyler)
Mike Johnston
Mike Johnston
6'1"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (Omaha Gross)
Mickey Joseph
#2
Mickey Joseph
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Marrero, La. (New Orleans Shaw)
Erik Kiehn
#62
Erik Kiehn
6'2"  260 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Jerry Kleidosty
Jerry Kleidosty
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (South)
Greg Koellner
Greg Koellner
6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Haxton, Colo. (Haxton)
Justin Krantz
Justin Krantz
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Bayard, Neb. (East Butler)
Monte Kratzenstein
#85
Monte Kratzenstein
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
Pat Kudrna
Pat Kudrna
6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa (Heelan)
Scott Kurtz
Scott Kurtz
5'11"  215 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Doug Langemeier
Doug Langemeier
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Mead, Neb. (Mead)
5'9"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbia, S.C. (Spring Valley)
Daryl Leise
Daryl Leise
6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Rob Leuck
#67
Rob Leuck
6'0"  245 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Lance Lewis
#18
Lance Lewis
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Scott City, Kan. (Scott City)
Tahaun Lewis
#5
Tahaun Lewis
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
Shawn Liliedahl
Shawn Liliedahl
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: So.
Hometown: Ithaca, Neb. (Wahoo)
Bill Liska
Bill Liska
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Unk
Hometown: Wayne, Neb. (Wayne)
Keithen McCant
#10
Keithen McCant
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Prairie, Texas (Grand Prairie)
Tim McCoy
#83
Tim McCoy
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Andre McDuffy
Andre McDuffy
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Euless, Texas (Bell)
Kevin Miller
#99
Kevin Miller
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hardy, Neb. (Hardy)
Jeff Mills
#42
Jeff Mills
6'4"  235 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
Steve Mitchell
Steve Mitchell
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Ralston)
Brian Mohnsen
#46
Brian Mohnsen
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: McCook, Neb. (McCook)
Junior Monarrez
#13
Junior Monarrez
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bell Garden, Calif.
Mike Murray
#74
Mike Murray
5'10"  240 lbs
Position: Middle Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
Chris O'Gara
#54
Chris O'Gara
6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Madison, Wis. (West)
Scott Olson
Scott Olson
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Central Catholic)
Scott Peterson
Scott Peterson
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Peoria, Ariz. (Peoria)
Mike Petko
#37
Mike Petko
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Anaheim, Calif. (Servite)
Bruce Pickens
#38
Bruce Pickens
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Westport)
Dan Pleasant
Dan Pleasant
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Craig, Colo. (Moffat County)
Kelly Prater
Kelly Prater
5'7"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Clearwater, Neb. (Clearwater)
Tom Punt
#78
Tom Punt
6'8"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
John Reece
#6
John Reece
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Jersey Village)
Ray Reifenrath
Ray Reifenrath
6'5"  305 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Dakota City, Neb. (Sioux City Heelan)
Terry Rodgers
#20
Terry Rodgers
5'7"  170 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
John Roschal
#64
John Roschal
6'3"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
Brad Rother
#64
Brad Rother
6'3"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bellevue, Neb. (East)
Marvin Sanders
#26
Marvin Sanders
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
Sam Schmidt
#25
Sam Schmidt
6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
6'2"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lawton, Okla. (Lawton)
Joe Sims
#56
Joe Sims
6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
Omar Soto
#34
Omar Soto
5'11"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Miami, Fla. (Miami)
Joe Spitzenberger
#86
Joe Spitzenberger
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Washington, Kan. (Washington)
Dan Svehla
#87
Dan Svehla
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Clarkson, Neb. (Clarkson)
Matt Svehla
#87
Matt Svehla
6'0"  235 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Clarkson, Neb. (Northeast Technical CC) (Clarkson)
Will Thomas
#1
Will Thomas
6'0"  170 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Houston, Texas (Madison)
Nate Turner
#22
Nate Turner
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
Ray Valladao
#75
Ray Valladao
6'3"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Crane, Texas
6'1"  255 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Aurora, Neb. (Aurora)
William Washington
#89
William Washington
6'2"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Tyler, Texas (Lee)
Kent Wells
#91
Kent Wells
6'5"  280 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Rick Wendland
#84
Rick Wendland
6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
David White
#96
David White
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Outside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine)
Freeman White, III
#27
Freeman White, III
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo. (Tilton, N.H. Academy)
Lamont White
Lamont White
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Bolingbrook, Ill. (Bolingbrook)
6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Bergan)
Paul Wightman
Paul Wightman
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Tampa, Fla. (Gaither)
Gordon Wilson
Gordon Wilson
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Strong Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Bayard, Neb. (East Butler)
6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Midland, Texas (Lee)
Andrew Zacharias
Andrew Zacharias
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Inside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Sioux Falls, S.D. (Lincoln)
Bill Ziegelbein
#53
Bill Ziegelbein
6'5"  215 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Polk, Neb.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
4 Achola George George Achola IB 5-11 195 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
28 Anderson Eric Eric Anderson CB 5-8 180 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
90 Anderson Le Andre Le Andre Anderson DT 6-4 245 5 Jr. Chicago, Ill. (Fenger)
82 Bahe Chip Chip Bahe SE 5-9 170 7 Sr. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
Baldwin Andrew Scott Andrew Scott Baldwin IB 6-1 195 3 So. Roselle, N.J. (Clark)
Banks Alvin Alvin Banks ILB 6-0 210 3 So. East Moline, Ill. (Hamilton)
44 Barrios Gregg Gregg Barrios PK 5-8 180 5 Jr. Omana, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Baumert Paul Paul Baumert SE 5-10 170 3 So. Schuyler, Neb. (Schuyler)
48 Beckler Scott Scott Beckler P 6-0 195 7 Sr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
21 Bell Richard Richard Bell WB 6-0 205 7 Sr. Altadena, Calif. (John Muir)
36 Bennett Todd Todd Bennett PK 5-8 180 5 Jr. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
69 Bobbora Bill Bill Bobbora OG 6-3 265 7 Sr. Amarillo, Texas (Amarillo)
81 Bobolz Lance Lance Bobolz WB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Dorchester, Neb. (Dorchester)
76 Boerboom Brian Brian Boerboom OT 6-7 285 3 So. Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
Bostick Jon Jon Bostick SE 6-2 190 3 So. Bellevue, Wash. (Interlake)
94 Brown Brian Brian Brown DT 6-6 255 3 So. Indianola, Neb. (Republican Valley)
95 Brungardt Paul Paul Brungardt DT 6-7 265 5 Jr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
8 Byrd Tyrone Tyrone Byrd FS 5-11 170 1 Fr. Chandler, Ariz. (Chandler)
49 Caliendo Chris Chris Caliendo ILB 6-2 240 7 Sr. Brookfield, Wis. (East)
Camp Kylin Kylin Camp OLB 6-1 210 3 So. College Park, Ga. (College Park)
31 Carmer Steve Steve Carmer FS 6-1 200 3 So. Weston, Neb. (Wahoo)
29 Carpenter Bryan Bryan Carpenter FB 5-10 205 7 Sr. Olathe, Kan. (North)
65 Chaney Jeff Jeff Chaney OG 6-2 250 3 So. Friona, Texas (Friona)
Chorney Terris Terris Chorney C 6-1 250 3 So. Ituna, Saskatchewan, Canada (Saskatoon Holy Cross)
32 Clark Ken Ken Clark IB 5-10 200 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
17 Cooper Reggie Reggie Cooper SS 6-3 205 5 Jr. Slidell, La. (Slidell)
24 Cotton Curtis Curtis Cotton SS 6-1 195 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
45 Crippen Jon Jon Crippen CB 5-10 170 5 Jr. Houston, Texas (Westfield)
88 Croel Mike Mike Croel OLB 6-3 225 5 Jr. Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
98 D'Alesio Joe Joe D'Alesio TE 6-6 230 7 Sr. Kansas City, Mo. (Rockhurst)
Daniel Jason Jason Daniel OT 6-6 260 3 So. Midland, Texas (Lee)
6 Devall Brad Brad Devall WB 5-9 180 5 Jr. O'Neill, Neb. (O'Neill)
Dickson Monte Monte Dickson OT 6-5 280 3 So. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
7 Dobesh Jim Jim Dobesh SS 6-1 185 99 Unk Crete, Neb.
Dowse Mark Mark Dowse WB 6-0 170 3 So. Broken Bow, Neb. (Broken Bow)
16 Drennan Chris Chris Drennan PK 5-9 200 7 Sr. Cypress, Calif. (Cypress)
Duin Darin Darin Duin SS 6-1 205 3 So. Fargo, N.D. (South)
12 Dunlap Jerry Jerry Dunlap QB 5-11 195 5 Jr. Ventura, Calif. (Buena)
58 Edeal David David Edeal C 6-2 285 5 Jr. Loomis, Neb. (Loomis)
63 Edgren Brian Brian Edgren MG 6-1 250 5 Jr. Holdrege, Neb. (Holdrege)
97 Engelbert Pat Pat Engelbert MG 6-2 245 3 So. Columbus, Neb. (Scotus)
Engstrom Steve Steve Engstrom OT 6-3 285 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
Eyman Terry Terry Eyman OT 6-6 265 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Bryan)
52 Fitzke Roger Roger Fitzke C 6-0 235 7 Sr. Harvard, Neb. (Harvard)
23 Flowers Leodis Leodis Flowers IB 5-11 200 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
80 Garrett Chris Chris Garrett TE 6-3 225 3 So. Snyder, Texas (Snyder)
14 Gdowski Gerry Gerry Gdowski QB 6-0 190 7 Sr. Fremont, Neb. (Fremont)
43 Geiken Shane Shane Geiken ILB 6-1 210 3 So. Gothenburg, Neb. (Gothenburg)
Glantz Robert Robert Glantz FB 5-11 220 3 So. Houston, Texas (Dobie)
70 Glaser Doug Doug Glaser OT 6-7 295 7 Sr. Balch Springs, Texas (Mesquite)
Goff Sam Sam Goff CB 5-9 165 3 So. New Orleans, La. (Kennedy)
11 Grant Mike Mike Grant QB 6-2 200 3 So. Tampa, Fla. (Brandon)
19 Gregory Morgan Morgan Gregory SE 5-11 190 7 Sr. Denver, Colo. (Manual)
15 Haase Tom Tom Haase QB 6-0 180 3 So. Aurora, Neb. (Aurora)
39 Hagge Mark Mark Hagge ILB 5-11 230 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
92 Hedrick Corey Corey Hedrick OLB 6-1 215 5 Jr. York, Neb. (York)
9 Hicks Robert Robert Hicks CB 5-10 175 5 Jr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Fremont)
93 Hill Travis Travis Hill OLB 6-2 230 1 Fr. Pearland, Texas (Pearland)
33 Hughes Tyrone Tyrone Hughes WB 5-9 175 1 Fr. New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine)
Humphrey Chuck Chuck Humphrey P 6-2 225 3 So. Wymore, Neb. (Southern)
7 Janky Tom Tom Janky P/PK 5-11 180 5 Jr. Chapman, Neb. (Grand Island Northwest)
55 Jobman Randall Randall Jobman ILB 6-3 235 7 Sr. Lisco, Neb. (Garden County)
41 Johnk Tim Tim Johnk FB 5-10 215 3 So. Schuyler, Neb. (Schuyler)
Johnston Mike Mike Johnston OT 6-1 245 3 So. Bellevue, Neb. (Omaha Gross)
2 Joseph Mickey Mickey Joseph QB 5-11 175 3 So. Marrero, La. (New Orleans Shaw)
62 Kiehn Erik Erik Kiehn OG 6-2 260 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Kleidosty Jerry Jerry Kleidosty FB 6-0 195 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (South)
Koellner Greg Greg Koellner MG 6-3 285 3 So. Haxton, Colo. (Haxton)
Krantz Justin Justin Krantz OLB 6-0 210 3 So. Bayard, Neb. (East Butler)
85 Kratzenstein Monte Monte Kratzenstein TE 6-3 230 7 Sr. Brady, Neb. (Gothenburg)
Kudrna Pat Pat Kudrna OG 6-2 270 3 So. Sioux City, Iowa (Heelan)
Kurtz Scott Scott Kurtz ILB 5-11 215 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Langemeier Doug Doug Langemeier TE 6-1 210 3 So. Mead, Neb. (Mead)
3 Legette Tyrone Tyrone Legette CB 5-9 170 3 So. Columbia, S.C. (Spring Valley)
Leise Daryl Daryl Leise TE 6-2 230 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
67 Leuck Rob Rob Leuck OG 6-0 245 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
18 Lewis Lance Lance Lewis FB 6-0 205 3 So. Scott City, Kan. (Scott City)
5 Lewis Tahaun Tahaun Lewis CB 5-11 175 5 Jr. Colorado Springs, Colo. (Doherty)
Liliedahl Shawn Shawn Liliedahl P 5-11 170 3 So. Ithaca, Neb. (Wahoo)
Liska Bill Bill Liska TE 6-3 205 99 Unk Wayne, Neb. (Wayne)
10 McCant Keithen Keithen McCant QB 6-2 200 3 So. Grand Prairie, Texas (Grand Prairie)
83 McCoy Tim Tim McCoy SE 6-0 175 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
McDuffy Andre Andre McDuffy IB 5-11 190 3 So. Euless, Texas (Bell)
99 Miller Kevin Kevin Miller DT 6-3 235 7 Sr. Hardy, Neb. (Hardy)
42 Mills Jeff Jeff Mills OLB 6-4 235 7 Sr. Montclair, N.J. (Montclair)
Mitchell Steve Steve Mitchell CB 5-10 170 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Ralston)
46 Mohnsen Brian Brian Mohnsen ILB 6-3 230 3 So. McCook, Neb. (McCook)
13 Monarrez Junior Junior Monarrez MG 6-1 270 7 Sr. Bell Garden, Calif.
74 Murray Mike Mike Murray MG 5-10 240 7 Sr. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
54 O'Gara Chris Chris O'Gara OG 6-4 270 7 Sr. Madison, Wis. (West)
Olson Scott Scott Olson FS 5-9 185 5 Jr. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk)
Parrella John John Parrella TE 6-4 250 3 So. Grand Island, Neb. (Central Catholic)
Peterson Scott Scott Peterson OG 6-4 230 3 So. Peoria, Ariz. (Peoria)
37 Petko Mike Mike Petko ILB 6-2 225 3 So. Anaheim, Calif. (Servite)
38 Pickens Bruce Bruce Pickens CB 5-11 190 5 Jr. Kansas City, Mo. (Westport)
Pleasant Dan Dan Pleasant SE 5-10 180 3 So. Craig, Colo. (Moffat County)
Prater Kelly Kelly Prater WB 5-7 185 3 So. Clearwater, Neb. (Clearwater)
78 Punt Tom Tom Punt OT 6-8 285 5 Jr. Sioux City, Iowa
6 Reece John John Reece FS 6-0 205 1 Fr. Houston, Texas (Jersey Village)
Reifenrath Ray Ray Reifenrath OT 6-5 305 3 So. Dakota City, Neb. (Sioux City Heelan)
20 Rodgers Terry Terry Rodgers IB 5-7 170 7 Sr. National City, Calif. (Sweetwater)
64 Roschal John John Roschal OG 6-3 250 7 Sr. Houston, Texas (Spring Woods)
64 Rother Brad Brad Rother OG 6-3 250 7 Sr. Bellevue, Neb. (East)
26 Sanders Marvin Marvin Sanders FS 5-11 190 7 Sr. Markham, Ill. (Thornwood)
25 Schmidt Sam Sam Schmidt FB 6-1 225 7 Sr. Wood River, Neb. (Wood River)
75 Shields Will Will Shields OG 6-2 265 1 Fr. Lawton, Okla. (Lawton)
56 Sims Joe Joe Sims DT 6-3 285 5 Jr. Sudbury, Mass. (Lincoln-Sudbury)
34 Soto Omar Omar Soto FB 5-11 225 5 Jr. Miami, Fla. (Miami)
86 Spitzenberger Joe Joe Spitzenberger OLB 6-1 220 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
47 Stigge Mike Mike Stigge P 6-1 190 1 Fr. Washington, Kan. (Washington)
87 Svehla Dan Dan Svehla OLB 6-0 215 5 Jr. Clarkson, Neb. (Clarkson)
87 Svehla Matt Matt Svehla OLB 6-0 235 5 Jr. Clarkson, Neb. (Northeast Technical CC) (Clarkson)
1 Thomas Will Will Thomas FS 6-0 170 3 So. Houston, Texas (Madison)
22 Turner Nate Nate Turner WB 6-2 220 3 So. Chicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
40 Tyrance Pat Pat Tyrance ILB 6-2 240 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
75 Valladao Ray Ray Valladao DT 6-3 255 7 Sr. Atwater, Calif. (Atwater)
57 Walker Kenny Kenny Walker DT 6-4 230 5 Jr. Crane, Texas
66 Wanek Jim Jim Wanek OG 6-1 255 5 Jr. Aurora, Neb. (Aurora)
89 Washington William William Washington TE 6-2 245 1 Fr. Tyler, Texas (Lee)
91 Wells Kent Kent Wells DT 6-5 280 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
84 Wendland Rick Rick Wendland OLB 6-1 215 5 Jr. Topeka, Kan. (Washburn Rural)
96 White David David White OLB 6-2 225 1 Fr. New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine)
27 White Freeman Freeman White, III SS 6-1 200 3 So. Kansas City, Mo. (Tilton, N.H. Academy)
White Lamont Lamont White WB 5-9 180 3 So. Bolingbrook, Ill. (Bolingbrook)
61 Wiegert Erik Erik Wiegert OG 6-4 270 3 So. Fremont, Neb. (Bergan)
Wightman Paul Paul Wightman ILB 6-1 205 3 So. Tampa, Fla. (Gaither)
Wilson Gordon Gordon Wilson SS 6-0 185 3 So. Bayard, Neb. (East Butler)
68 Young Jake Jake Young C 6-4 270 7 Sr. Midland, Texas (Lee)
Zacharias Andrew Andrew Zacharias ILB 6-1 230 3 So. Sioux Falls, S.D. (Lincoln)
53 Ziegelbein Bill Bill Ziegelbein C 6-5 215 3 So. Polk, Neb.
NU Football - 1989 Coaches
 - Head Coach