Coach Frank Solich --
19 AP/20 Coaches --
9-4 (5-3 Big 12) --
Holiday Bowl
Coach Frank Solich -- 19 AP/20 Coaches -- 9-4 (5-3 Big 12) -- Holiday Bowl
NU Football - 1998 Roster
6'3"  220 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Pine Bluff, Ark. (Pine Bluff)
Scott Aguglia
#17
Scott Aguglia
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
6'0"  250 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Wentzville, Mo. (Wentzville)
Luis Almanzar
#89
Luis Almanzar
6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Jersey City, N.J. (Dickinson)
6'4"  275 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Fort Calhoun, Neb. (Fort Calhoun)
Josh Anderson
#28
Josh Anderson
5'8"  180 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
5'9"  190 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln High)
6'0"  225 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb. (Adams Central)
6'1"  290 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Arvada, Colo. (Bear Creek)
6'3"  260 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Auburndale, Fla. (Auburndale)
Sasho Becvarovski
#33
Sasho Becvarovski
6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Crown Point, Ind. (Lake Central)
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Sutherland, Neb. (Sutherland)
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Oceanside, Calif. (El Camino)
6'4"  215 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
6'1"  175 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Foyil, Okla. (Foyil)
5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Southlake, Texas (Carroll)
5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Scottsdale, Ariz. (Saguro)
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hacienda Heights, Calif. (Bishop Amat)
6'0"  225 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Mt. Olive, Miss. (Collins)
5'11"  210 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb. (Hastings)
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ames, Iowa (Ames)
Chris Butler
Chris Butler
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Hoover, Ala. (Hoover)
6'4"  210 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz. (South Mountain)
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Longmont, Colo. (Longmont)
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb. (Kearney)
Chris Cielocha
#31
Chris Cielocha
5'11"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Scotus)
6'2"  280 lbs
Position: Defensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz. (Centennial)
6'6"  305 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Dixon, Ill. (Dixon)
6'3"  255 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Bergan)
Danny Cork
Danny Cork
5'10"  200 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Owasso, Okla. (Owasso)
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Shawnee, Kan. (Shawnee Mission NW)
Jon Coyne
#52
Jon Coyne
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Harleton, Texas (Harleton)
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Tecumseh, Neb. (Tecumseh)
6'3"  250 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Stewartville, Minn. (Stewartville)
Mike Demps
Mike Demps
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas (Dunbar)
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Scarborough, Ontario, Canada (Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute)
6'4"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Cheney, Neb. (Norris)
Chad Duryea
Chad Duryea
6'5"  200 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Merna, Neb. (Anselmo-Merna)
Mason Dutton
Mason Dutton
6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Plano, Texas (Dutton)
Mitch Ebke
#33
Mitch Ebke
6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb. (Fairbury)
Kyle Eisenhauer
Kyle Eisenhauer
6'2"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Wausa, Neb. (Bloomfield)
5'9"  210 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Wichita, Kan. (Collegiate)
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Boys Town, Neb. (Boys Town)
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Cuero, Texas (Cuero)
Craig Fischer
#83
Craig Fischer
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Leigh, Neb. (Leigh)
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: So.
Hometown: Leigh, Neb. (Leigh)
6'1"  240 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Eden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie)
Austin Forster
Austin Forster
5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gordon, Neb. (Gordon)
Joe Freeman
Joe Freeman
6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bunkelman, Neb. (Dundy County)
Pat Friesen
#29
Pat Friesen
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bellevue East)
Paul Fujan
#30
Paul Fujan
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb. (Neumann)
6'5"  250 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
6'2"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
Bobby Gill
#77
Bobby Gill
6'0"  275 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
6'4"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: York, Neb. (York)
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Mike Green
#74
Mike Green
6'4"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
5'8"  180 lbs
Position: Running Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Garfield Hts., Ohio (St. Edward)
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb. (Fairbury)
Chris Gustafson
#53
Chris Gustafson
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gallup, N.M. (Gallup)
Sam Gutz
Sam Gutz
5'11"  170 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Andy Gwennap
Andy Gwennap
6'2"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Smith Center, Kan. (Smith Center)
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: South Sioux City, Neb. (South Sioux City)
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Des Moines, Iowa (Valley)
Brad Hamik
#45
Brad Hamik
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Hawarden, Iowa (West Sioux)
6'4"  200 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln High)
6'4"  280 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Osceola, Neb. (David City Aquinas)
Aaron Havolovic
#78
Aaron Havolovic
6'3"  280 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Osceola, Neb. (David City Aquinas)
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
Dan Hennings
Dan Hennings
6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
6'3"  290 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Yukon, Okla. (Mustang)
6'3"  280 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Hartington, Neb. (Cedar Catholic)
5'11"  210 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
Casey Hughes
Casey Hughes
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Scotia, Neb. (North Loup-Scotia)
Richard Hughes
Richard Hughes
6'5"  330 lbs
Position: Defensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Winchester, Ky. (Winchester)
5'10"  200 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Page, Neb. (Orchard)
6'0"  235 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Gainesville, Texas (Gainesville)
6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Diamond Bar, Calif. (Damien)
6'1"  205 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz. (Alhambra)
6'5"  315 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
6'5"  280 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Farwell, Neb. (St. Paul)
5'10"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
6'3"  250 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
6'5"  240 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
6'1"  240 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
6'3"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
6'5"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Central City, Neb. (Central City)
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb. (Hastings)
6'4"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
6'5"  265 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
6'3"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Seward, Neb. (Seward)
Paul Kosch
Paul Kosch
5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Humphrey, Neb. (Humphrey St. Francis)
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk Catholic)
Adam Lechtenberg
Adam Lechtenberg
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Butte, Neb. (Butte)
5'11"  230 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Elgin, Neb. (Clearwater)
6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Valentine, Neb. (Valentine)
6'3"  275 lbs
Position: Defensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla. (Jenks)
6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lake Charles, La. (LaGrange)
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
Jeremy Lyman
Jeremy Lyman
6'3"  200 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah (Skyline)
Josh Lyman
Josh Lyman
6'1"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Salt Lake City, Utah (Skyline)
5'11"  240 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Brainard, Neb. (East Butler)
Stephen Manning
Stephen Manning
6'1"  270 lbs
Position: Defensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn. (Bearden)
Shawn McGann
Shawn McGann
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Granger, Ind. (Penn)
Matt McGinn
#70
Matt McGinn
6'2"  270 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Merna, Neb. (Anselmo-Merna)
5'8"  200 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Millville, N.J. (Millville)
6'1"  230 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Goodland, Kan. (Goodland)
Levi Mehl
#32
Levi Mehl
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Crete, Neb. (Crete)
6'0"  230 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bellevue West)
6'5"  245 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb. (Lexington)
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Frederick, Md. (Linganore)
5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Middletown, N.J. (South)
6'3"  235 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Crawford, Neb. (Crawford)
6'2"  250 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Newman Grove, Neb. (Newman Grove)
Jeff Nelson
Jeff Nelson
6'7"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Superior, Neb. (Superior)
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Albuquerque, N.M. (Highland)
Andrew Offner
Andrew Offner
6'4"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Red Cloud, Neb. (Red Cloud)
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Waterbury, Conn. (Crosby)
Jon Penny
#42
Jon Penny
6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lawrence, Kan. (Lawrence)
5'7"  185 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Port Allen, La. (Port Allen)
Hank Piening
#37
Hank Piening
6'2"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Milford)
6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Rockford, Ill. (Guilford)
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: So.
Hometown: Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
6'2"  300 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii (St. Louis School)
Tyler Rauenzahn
Tyler Rauenzahn
5'10"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo. (Rampart)
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Gering, Neb. (Gering)
Khari Reynolds
#9
Khari Reynolds
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Mays Landing, N.J. (Egg Harbor Township)
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
Brandon Roth
#34
Brandon Roth
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Milford, Neb. (Milford)
6'6"  250 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Joseph, Mo. (Benton)
6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
6'3"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Midwest City, Okla. (Midwest City)
6'1"  235 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Overton, Neb. (Overton)
6'2"  280 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: North Bend, Neb. (North Bend)
6'1"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Eagan, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall)
6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: St. Edward, Neb. (St. Edward)
6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Deweese, Neb. (Sandy Creek)
6'2"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: LaVerne, Calif. (Whittier)
6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Medina, Ohio (Medina)
Leif Sidwell
Leif Sidwell
6'5"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb. (Kearney)
Scott Siebenborn
#98
Scott Siebenborn
6'4"  235 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
6'5"  255 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: LaVista, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
Jemond Smith
Jemond Smith
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Kenner, La. (Bonnabel)
6'5"  240 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Sherman, Texas (Sherman)
Luke Smith
Luke Smith
6'1"  225 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: York, Neb. (York)
Travis Soucie
#32
Travis Soucie
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: So.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb. (St. Cecilia)
Jeremy Stanislav
#48
Jeremy Stanislav
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Prague, Neb. (Prague)
Randy Stella
Randy Stella
6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
Chuck Tack
#17
Chuck Tack
6'6"  210 lbs
Position: Punter/Place-Kicker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard South)
6'2"  310 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cranford, N.J. (Cranford)
6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii (St. Louis School)
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Defensive Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Salem, Ore. (North)
6'5"  200 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (North)
Alik Tillery
#24
Alik Tillery
5'11"  205 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Brussels, Belgium (Shape American)
6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
Arion Turner
#12
Arion Turner
5'10"  170 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Dorsey)
Chad Tuttle
#48
Chad Tuttle
6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Middle Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb. (Omaha North)
Tyrone Uhlir
Tyrone Uhlir
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Justin Valencia
Justin Valencia
6'5"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
6'4"  260 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Larchwood, Iowa (West Lyon Community)
Casey Vanderhoef
#26
Casey Vanderhoef
5'11"  210 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Alpine, Utah (Alpine)
5'11"  210 lbs
Position: Weakside Linebacker
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Gregory, S.D. (Gregory)
6'4"  280 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
6'2"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Springfield, Neb. (Platteview)
5'10"  200 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: So.
Hometown: Arlington, Texas (Arlington-Lamar)
Brandon Wardyn
#94
Brandon Wardyn
6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Farwell, Neb. (St. Paul)
6'1"  305 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Springfield, Mo. (Kickapoo)
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Dan White
#34
Dan White
5'9"  195 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Green Bay, Wis. (Ashwaubenon)
6'4"  220 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Shawnee, Kan. (Shawnee Mission Northwest)
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Palmetto, Fla. (Manatee)
Mike Wilford
Mike Wilford
6'4"  270 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Stevensville, Mich. (Lakeshore)
6'2"  250 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
Colin Wills
Colin Wills
6'2"  230 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
6'4"  310 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine)
6'4"  215 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Webb City, Mo. (Webb City)
5'8"  185 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Steve Ziemba
Steve Ziemba
6'5"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Lineman
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
Adams Demoine Demoine Adams RE 6-3 220 1 Fr. Pine Bluff, Ark. (Pine Bluff)
17 Aguglia Scott Scott Aguglia SE 6-1 200 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
38 Alexander Dan Dan Alexander IB 6-0 250 3 So. Wentzville, Mo. (Wentzville)
89 Almanzar Luis Luis Almanzar NT 6-3 285 3 So. Jersey City, N.J. (Dickinson)
64 Altstadt Steve Steve Altstadt OG 6-4 275 1 Fr. Fort Calhoun, Neb. (Fort Calhoun)
28 Anderson Josh Josh Anderson RCB 5-8 180 3 So. Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
82 Applegate Sean Sean Applegate WB 5-9 190 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln High)
41 Baker Rod Rod Baker WLB 6-0 225 3 So. Hastings, Neb. (Adams Central)
51 Baldwin Matt Matt Baldwin C 6-1 290 5 Jr. Arvada, Colo. (Bear Creek)
94 Bauman Damien Damien Bauman TE 6-3 260 5 Jr. Auburndale, Fla. (Auburndale)
33 Becvarovski Sasho Sasho Becvarovski TE 6-4 250 3 So. Crown Point, Ind. (Lake Central)
20 Beveridge Tom Tom Beveridge SE 6-0 190 3 So. Sutherland, Neb. (Sutherland)
4 Boettner Mic Mic Boettner ROV 6-0 200 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
14 Booker Dion Dion Booker FS 6-1 205 1 Fr. Oceanside, Calif. (El Camino)
Bowling Jon Jon Bowling TE 6-4 215 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
14 Brown Lance Lance Brown WB 5-11 190 7 Sr. Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
Brown Josh Josh Brown PK 6-1 175 1 Fr. Foyil, Okla. (Foyil)
35 Brown Kris Kris Brown PK 5-10 205 7 Sr. Southlake, Texas (Carroll)
21 Brown Mike Mike Brown ROV 5-10 205 5 Jr. Scottsdale, Ariz. (Saguro)
22 Brown Ralph Ralph Brown, II RCB 5-9 180 5 Jr. Hacienda Heights, Calif. (Bishop Amat)
36 Buckhalter Correll Correll Buckhalter IB 6-0 225 3 So. Mt. Olive, Miss. (Collins)
39 Buettenback Ben Ben Buettenback MLB 5-11 210 5 Jr. Hastings, Neb. (Hastings)
48 Burrow Jamie Jamie Burrow MLB 6-1 230 1 Fr. Ames, Iowa (Ames)
Butler Chris Chris Butler IB 6-0 190 1 Fr. Hoover, Ala. (Hoover)
6 Cheatham Kenny Kenny Cheatham SE 6-4 210 7 Sr. Phoenix, Ariz. (South Mountain)
Chrisman Joe Joe Chrisman QB 6-1 200 1 Fr. Longmont, Colo. (Longmont)
9 Christo Monte Monte Christo QB 6-0 195 7 Sr. Kearney, Neb. (Kearney)
31 Cielocha Chris Chris Cielocha FB 5-11 215 1 Fr. Columbus, Neb. (Scotus)
Clanton Jon Jon Clanton DL 6-2 280 1 Fr. Glendale, Ariz. (Centennial)
68 Clausen Jeff Jeff Clausen OT 6-6 305 5 Jr. Dixon, Ill. (Dixon)
Cody Wes Wes Cody OL 6-3 255 1 Fr. Fremont, Neb. (Bergan)
Cork Danny Danny Cork SE 5-10 200 1 Fr. Owasso, Okla. (Owasso)
81 Cornelsen Ben Ben Cornelsen WB 5-11 170 1 Fr. Shawnee, Kan. (Shawnee Mission NW)
52 Coyne Jon Jon Coyne MLB 6-4 220 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
3 Craver Keyuo Keyuo Craver CB 6-0 180 1 Fr. Harleton, Texas (Harleton)
7 Crouch Eric Eric Crouch QB 6-0 200 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
Dabbert Will Will Dabbert TE 6-4 220 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
3 Davison Matt Matt Davison SE 6-0 180 3 So. Tecumseh, Neb. (Tecumseh)
85 DeBates T.J. T.J. DeBates TE 6-3 250 5 Jr. Stewartville, Minn. (Stewartville)
Demps Mike Mike Demps DB 5-11 190 1 Fr. Fort Worth, Texas (Dunbar)
31 Diedrick Dahrran Dahrran Diedrick IB 6-0 210 1 Fr. Scarborough, Ontario, Canada (Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute)
76 Diekmann Billy Billy Diekmann OT 6-4 285 3 So. Cheney, Neb. (Norris)
Duryea Chad Chad Duryea SE 6-5 200 1 Fr. Merna, Neb. (Anselmo-Merna)
Dutton Mason Mason Dutton LB 6-0 220 1 Fr. Plano, Texas (Dutton)
33 Ebke Mitch Mitch Ebke FS 6-1 200 3 So. Fairbury, Neb. (Fairbury)
Eisenhauer Kyle Kyle Eisenhauer OL 6-2 250 1 Fr. Wausa, Neb. (Bloomfield)
4 Evans DeAngelo DeAngelo Evans IB 5-9 210 3 So. Wichita, Kan. (Collegiate)
2 Finister Demond Demond Finister WB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Boys Town, Neb. (Boys Town)
19 Finley Clint Clint Finley FS 5-11 200 3 So. Cuero, Texas (Cuero)
83 Fischer Craig Craig Fischer SE 6-0 180 5 Jr. Leigh, Neb. (Leigh)
38 Fischer Eric Eric Fischer ROV 5-11 190 3 So. Leigh, Neb. (Leigh)
44 Foreman Jay Jay Foreman MLB 6-1 240 7 Sr. Eden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie)
Forster Austin Austin Forster WB 5-9 185 1 Fr. Gordon, Neb. (Gordon)
Freeman Joe Joe Freeman OL 6-4 270 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
Fries Gabe Gabe Fries LB 6-2 200 1 Fr. Bunkelman, Neb. (Dundy County)
29 Friesen Pat Pat Friesen SE 6-0 185 1 Fr. Henderson, Neb. (Henderson)
43 Froehlich Russell Russell Froehlich SLB 6-0 220 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Bellevue East)
30 Fujan Paul Paul Fujan WB 5-11 180 1 Fr. Wahoo, Neb. (Neumann)
74 Fulton Lonnie Lonnie Fulton OT 6-5 250 5 Jr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
72 Gessford Ben Ben Gessford OG 6-2 290 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
8 Gibson John John Gibson WB 5-11 180 3 So. Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
77 Gill Bobby Bobby Gill NT 6-0 275 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
Golliday Aaron Aaron Golliday TE 6-4 235 1 Fr. York, Neb. (York)
46 Gragert Nick Nick Gragert FB 6-1 220 1 Fr. Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
74 Green Mike Mike Green OT 6-4 290 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
Grixby DeAntae DeAntae Grixby RB 5-8 180 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Groce DeJuan DeJuan Groce DB 5-11 185 1 Fr. Garfield Hts., Ohio (St. Edward)
97 Grummert Matt Matt Grummert RE 6-2 240 3 So. Fairbury, Neb. (Fairbury)
53 Gustafson Chris Chris Gustafson SLB 6-2 220 1 Fr. Gallup, N.M. (Gallup)
Gutz Sam Sam Gutz QB 5-11 170 1 Fr. Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Gutz Seth Seth Gutz SE 6-0 185 5 Jr. Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Gwennap Andy Andy Gwennap OL 6-2 265 1 Fr. Smith Center, Kan. (Smith Center)
80 Haafke Billy Billy Haafke SE 5-11 190 7 Sr. South Sioux City, Neb. (South Sioux City)
17 Hadenfeldt Dan Dan Hadenfeldt PK 5-11 200 5 Jr. Des Moines, Iowa (Valley)
45 Hamik Brad Brad Hamik FS 6-0 180 3 So. Hawarden, Iowa (West Sioux)
Hassebroek Troy Troy Hassebroek SE 6-4 200 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln High)
78 Havlovic Aaron Aaron Havlovic C 6-4 280 5 Jr. Osceola, Neb. (David City Aquinas)
78 Havolovic Aaron Aaron Havolovic C 6-3 280 5 Jr. Osceola, Neb. (David City Aquinas)
18 Hemje Jeff Jeff Hemje LCB 6-0 185 1 Fr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
Hennings Dan Dan Hennings WB 6-0 175 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
59 Heskew Josh Josh Heskew C 6-3 290 7 Sr. Yukon, Okla. (Mustang)
55 Hochstein Russ Russ Hochstein OG 6-3 280 3 So. Hartington, Neb. (Cedar Catholic)
49 Hogrefe Quint Quint Hogrefe SLB 5-11 210 7 Sr. Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
Hughes Casey Casey Hughes FB 6-1 210 1 Fr. Scotia, Neb. (North Loup-Scotia)
Hughes Richard Richard Hughes DL 6-5 330 1 Fr. Winchester, Ky. (Winchester)
24 Ickes Matt Matt Ickes RCB 5-10 200 1 Fr. Page, Neb. (Orchard)
50 Jackson Julius Julius Jackson WLB 6-0 235 5 Jr. Gainesville, Texas (Gainesville)
88 Jackson Sheldon Sheldon Jackson TE 6-4 245 7 Sr. Diamond Bar, Calif. (Damien)
1 Johnson Eric Eric Johnson WLB 6-1 205 7 Sr. Phoenix, Ariz. (Alhambra)
69 Julch Adam Adam Julch OT 6-5 315 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
91 Kaiser Loran Loran Kaiser DT 6-5 280 3 So. Farwell, Neb. (St. Paul)
Kastl Paul Paul Kastl FB 5-10 205 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
57 Kelsay Chad Chad Kelsay RE 6-3 250 7 Sr. Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
Kelsay Chris Chris Kelsay RE 6-5 240 1 Fr. Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
33 Kingston Ben Ben Kingston FB 6-1 240 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
Klem John John Klem SE 6-3 185 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
Koethe Scott Scott Koethe OL 6-5 290 1 Fr. Central City, Neb. (Central City)
47 Kohl Josh Josh Kohl WLB 6-1 220 5 Jr. Hastings, Neb. (Hastings)
75 Kollmorgen Kyle Kyle Kollmorgen OT 6-4 290 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
Kolowski David David Kolowski OL 6-5 265 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
Kolterman Nate Nate Kolterman OL 6-3 300 1 Fr. Seward, Neb. (Seward)
Kosch Paul Paul Kosch DB 5-11 180 1 Fr. Humphrey, Neb. (Humphrey St. Francis)
23 Lafleur Bill Bill Lafleur P 5-11 200 7 Sr. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk Catholic)
Lechtenberg Adam Adam Lechtenberg DB 5-10 175 1 Fr. Butte, Neb. (Butte)
40 Legate Billy Billy Legate FB 5-11 230 7 Sr. Elgin, Neb. (Clearwater)
29 List Gregg Gregg List ROV 6-0 220 5 Jr. Valentine, Neb. (Valentine)
Lohr Jason Jason Lohr DL 6-3 275 1 Fr. Tulsa, Okla. (Jenks)
1 London Frankie Frankie London QB 6-0 180 5 Jr. Lake Charles, La. (LaGrange)
28 Long Chace Chace Long PK 6-0 200 3 So. Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
Lyman Jeremy Jeremy Lyman RE 6-3 200 1 Fr. Salt Lake City, Utah (Skyline)
Lyman Josh Josh Lyman SE 6-1 185 1 Fr. Salt Lake City, Utah (Skyline)
45 Makovicka Joel Joel Makovicka FB 5-11 240 7 Sr. Brainard, Neb. (East Butler)
Manning Stephen Stephen Manning DL 6-1 270 1 Fr. Knoxville, Tenn. (Bearden)
McGann Shawn Shawn McGann WB 5-11 190 1 Fr. Granger, Ind. (Penn)
70 McGinn Matt Matt McGinn DT 6-2 270 1 Fr. Merna, Neb. (Anselmo-Merna)
27 McGraw Greg Greg McGraw FS 5-8 200 5 Jr. Millville, N.J. (Millville)
87 McKee Jake Jake McKee TE 6-1 230 3 So. Goodland, Kan. (Goodland)
32 Mehl Levi Levi Mehl SLB 6-0 195 1 Fr. Crete, Neb. (Crete)
15 Miller Willie Willie Miller FB 6-0 230 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Bellevue West)
93 Mooberry Brandon Brandon Mooberry RE 6-5 245 3 So. Lexington, Neb. (Lexington)
Moran Christopher Christopher Moran DB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Frederick, Md. (Linganore)
8 Morro Brian Brian Morro P 5-9 180 7 Sr. Middletown, N.J. (South)
43 Murphy John John Murphy TE 6-3 235 3 So. Crawford, Neb. (Crawford)
90 Nelson Casey Casey Nelson DT 6-2 250 1 Fr. Newman Grove, Neb. (Newman Grove)
Nelson Jeff Jeff Nelson DL 6-7 260 1 Fr. Superior, Neb. (Superior)
12 Newcombe Bobby Bobby Newcombe QB 6-0 195 3 So. Albuquerque, N.M. (Highland)
Offner Andrew Andrew Offner DL 6-4 260 1 Fr. Red Cloud, Neb. (Red Cloud)
37 Ortiz Tony Tony Ortiz SLB 6-0 215 5 Jr. Waterbury, Conn. (Crosby)
42 Penny Jon Jon Penny MLB 6-1 225 1 Fr. Lawrence, Kan. (Lawrence)
11 Peterson Jerome Jerome Peterson RCB 5-7 185 5 Jr. Port Allen, La. (Port Allen)
37 Piening Hank Hank Piening FB 6-2 215 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Milford)
13 Polk Carlos Carlos Polk MLB 6-3 245 3 So. Rockford, Ill. (Guilford)
10 Quindt Brandon Brandon Quindt ROV 6-0 200 3 So. Scottsbluff, Neb. (Scottsbluff)
54 Raiola Dominic Dominic Raiola C 6-2 300 1 Fr. Honolulu, Hawaii (St. Louis School)
Rauenzahn Tyler Tyler Rauenzahn IB 5-10 190 1 Fr. Colorado Springs, Colo. (Rampart)
23 Raymond Steve Steve Raymond SLB 6-0 215 5 Jr. Gering, Neb. (Gering)
9 Reynolds Khari Khari Reynolds LCB 5-10 185 3 So. Mays Landing, N.J. (Egg Harbor Township)
Ringenberg Kyle Kyle Ringenberg RE 6-4 220 1 Fr. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
34 Roth Brandon Brandon Roth MLB 6-3 240 1 Fr. Milford, Neb. (Milford)
84 Rucker Mike Mike Rucker RE 6-6 250 7 Sr. St. Joseph, Mo. (Benton)
16 Runty Jay Jay Runty QB 6-0 195 3 So. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
66 Rutherford Jon Jon Rutherford OG 6-3 290 2 RFr. Midwest City, Okla. (Midwest City)
80 Ryan Eric Eric Ryan RE 6-1 235 5 Jr. Overton, Neb. (Overton)
79 Saalfeld Chris Chris Saalfeld OG 6-2 280 3 So. North Bend, Neb. (North Bend)
65 Schwab Jason Jason Schwab OT 6-1 300 5 Jr. Eagan, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall)
Shanle Scott Scott Shanle LB 6-2 220 1 Fr. St. Edward, Neb. (St. Edward)
46 Shaw Brian Brian Shaw SLB 6-1 215 5 Jr. Deweese, Neb. (Sandy Creek)
63 Sherman James James Sherman OG 6-2 295 5 Jr. LaVerne, Calif. (Whittier)
Shook Matt Matt Shook OL 6-3 285 1 Fr. Medina, Ohio (Medina)
Sidwell Leif Leif Sidwell OL 6-5 270 1 Fr. Kearney, Neb. (Kearney)
98 Siebenborn Scott Scott Siebenborn RE 6-4 235 3 So. Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
Slechta Jeremy Jeremy Slechta DT 6-5 255 1 Fr. LaVista, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
Smith Jemond Jemond Smith WLB 6-0 190 1 Fr. Kenner, La. (Bonnabel)
Smith Justin Justin Smith RE 6-5 240 1 Fr. Sherman, Texas (Sherman)
Smith Luke Luke Smith LB 6-1 225 1 Fr. York, Neb. (York)
32 Soucie Travis Travis Soucie IB 5-11 200 3 So. Hastings, Neb. (St. Cecilia)
48 Stanislav Jeremy Jeremy Stanislav FB 6-0 215 3 So. Prague, Neb. (Prague)
Stella Randy Randy Stella LB 6-2 200 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
16 Swiney Erwin Erwin Swiney LCB 6-0 185 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
17 Tack Chuck Chuck Tack P/PK 6-6 210 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard South)
73 Tansey Jim Jim Tansey OT 6-2 310 5 Jr. Cranford, N.J. (Cranford)
Tata Tony Tony Tata LB 6-2 240 1 Fr. Honolulu, Hawaii (St. Louis School)
Terpening Aaron Aaron Terpening DB 5-11 175 1 Fr. Salem, Ore. (North)
Thomas Wilson Wilson Thomas SE 6-5 200 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (North)
24 Tillery Alik Alik Tillery IB 5-11 205 1 Fr. Brussels, Belgium (Shape American)
92 Toline Travis Travis Toline RE 6-3 245 7 Sr. Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
12 Turner Arion Arion Turner RCB 5-10 170 1 Fr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Dorsey)
48 Tuttle Chad Chad Tuttle MLB 6-0 220 3 So. Wahoo, Neb. (Omaha North)
Uhlir Tyrone Tyrone Uhlir FB 6-0 210 1 Fr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
Valencia Justin Justin Valencia OL 6-5 270 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
83 Vanden Bosch Kyle Kyle Vanden Bosch RE 6-4 260 3 So. Larchwood, Iowa (West Lyon Community)
26 Vanderhoef Casey Casey Vanderhoef WB 5-11 210 3 So. Alpine, Utah (Alpine)
26 Vedral Mark Mark Vedral WLB 5-11 210 1 Fr. Gregory, S.D. (Gregory)
58 Volk Dave Dave Volk OT 6-4 280 1 Fr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
61 Wade Brandt Brandt Wade OG 6-2 300 7 Sr. Springfield, Neb. (Platteview)
25 Walker Joe Joe Walker ROV 5-10 200 3 So. Arlington, Texas (Arlington-Lamar)
94 Wardyn Brandon Brandon Wardyn RE 6-3 240 3 So. Farwell, Neb. (St. Paul)
96 Warren Steve Steve Warren NT 6-1 305 5 Jr. Springfield, Mo. (Kickapoo)
42 Watchorn Troy Troy Watchorn FS 5-11 190 3 So. Columbus, Neb. (Columbus)
34 White Dan Dan White IB 5-9 195 1 Fr. Green Bay, Wis. (Ashwaubenon)
95 Wichmann J.P. (John Paul) J.P. (John Paul) Wichmann RE 6-4 220 1 Fr. Shawnee, Kan. (Shawnee Mission Northwest)
5 Wiggins Shevin Shevin Wiggins WB 5-11 200 7 Sr. Palmetto, Fla. (Manatee)
Wilford Mike Mike Wilford OL 6-4 270 1 Fr. Stevensville, Mich. (Lakeshore)
81 Wills Aaron Aaron Wills RE 6-2 250 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
Wills Colin Colin Wills RE 6-2 230 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
99 Wiltz Jason Jason Wiltz DT 6-4 310 7 Sr. New Orleans, La. (St. Augustine)
90 Wistrom Tracey Tracey Wistrom TE 6-4 215 1 Fr. Webb City, Mo. (Webb City)
20 Woodward Wes Wes Woodward LCB 5-8 185 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Ziemba Steve Steve Ziemba OL 6-5 300 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
NU Football - 1998 Coaches
 - Head Coach
Ron Brown
 - Assistant Coach
Turner Gill
 - Assistant Coach