Coach Frank Solich --
7-7 (3-5 Big 12) --
Independence Bowl
Coach Frank Solich -- 7-7 (3-5 Big 12) -- Independence Bowl

NU Football - 2002 Roster

NU Football - 2002 Players

Demoine Adams

6'2"  250 lbs
Position: Right Rush End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Pine Bluff, Ark. (Pine Bluff)

Titus Adams

6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
Peter Alta
#61

Peter Alta

Peter Alta
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Topeka, Kan.

Willie Amos

6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sweetwater, Texas (Sweetwater)

Jake Andersen

6'1"  300 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Littleton, Colo. (Mullen)
Chase Anderson
#87

Chase Anderson

Chase Anderson
6'1"  220 lbs
Position: Defensive End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)

Matt Behrends

6'1"  260 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chappell, Neb. (Chappell)

Ryon Bingham

6'3"  285 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sandy, Utah (Alta)
Brandon Biodrowski
#38

Brandon Biodrowski

Brandon Biodrowski
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Fort Calhoun, Neb. (Fort Calhoun)
Cole Biodrowski
#16

Cole Biodrowski

Cole Biodrowski
5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Fort Calhoun, Neb. (Fort Calhoun)

Philip Bland

5'11"  205 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Lafayette, Colo. (Fairview)

Jon Bowling

6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Josh Brown

6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Foyil, Okla. (Foyil)

Chad Buller

5'11"  215 lbs
Position: WILL Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Henderson, Neb. (Heartland)

Daniel Bullocks

6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn. (Hixson)

Josh Bullocks

6'1"  195 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn. (Hixson)

Rodney Burgess

6'0"  180 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Del Ray Beach, Fla. (Hutchinson CC) (Olympic Hts.)

Dan Burrow

5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Ames, Iowa (Ames)

Terrell Butler

5'10"  195 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Austell, Ga. (Pebblebrook)

Adam Carriker

6'6"  255 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Kennewick, Wash. (Kennewick)

Joe Chrisman

5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Longmont, Colo. (Longmont)

Jon Clanton

6'2"  285 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz. (Centennial)

Wes Cody

6'2"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fremont, Neb. (Bergan)

Thunder Collins

6'2"  200 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Los Angeles, Calif. (Manuel Arts)
Kelly Cook
#32

Kelly Cook

Kelly Cook
6'1"  196 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Burke)

Ira Cooper

6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)

Ben Cornelsen

5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Shawnee, Kan. (Shawnee Mission NW)

Will Dabbert

6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)

Judd Davies

6'0"  255 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)

Josh Davis

5'11"  205 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Loveland, Colo. (Loveland)

Sandro DeAngelis

5'8"  190 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: So.
Hometown: Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada (St. Joseph's Collegiate)

Dahrran Diedrick

6'0"  225 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scarborough, Ontario, Canada (Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute)

Dale Endorf

5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wichita, Kan. (Friends University) (Trinity Academy)

Mike Erickson

6'4"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)

Seppo Evwaraye

6'5"  315 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Laurel, Neb. (Laurel-Concord)
Anthony Fisher
#62

Anthony Fisher

Anthony Fisher
6'4"  240 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Arapahoe, Neb. (Arapahoe)
M.J. Flaum
#77

M.J. Flaum

M.J. Flaum
6'4"  315 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Westminster, Colo. (Northglenn)

Isaiah Fluellen

6'1"  175 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ramstein, Germany (Ramstein American)
Jared Franzluebbers
#41

Jared Franzluebbers

Jared Franzluebbers
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: WILL Linebacker
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Dodge, Neb. (Dodge)

Gabe Fries

6'2"  230 lbs
Position: WILL Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Bunkelman, Neb. (Dundy County)

John Garrison

6'4"  290 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Blue Springs, Mo. (Blue Springs )
Zach Giesselmann
#39

Zach Giesselmann

Zach Giesselmann
5'10"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Arlington, Texas (Arlington)

Aaron Golliday

6'4"  290 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: York, Neb. (York)

Tim Green

6'4"  315 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Westside)

Brandon Greeson

6'3"  325 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: High Point, N.C. (Central)

DeAntae Grixby

5'8"  205 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)

DeJuan Groce

5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Garfield Hts., Ohio (St. Edward)

Kevin Guse

5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Longmont, Colo (Longmont)

Troy Hassebroek

6'4"  215 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln High)

Jared Helming

6'3"  295 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Springfield, Mo. (Kickapoo)

Matt Herian

6'4"  215 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Pierce, Neb. (Pierce)

T.J. Hollowell

6'0"  230 lbs
Position: WILL Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Copperas Cove, Texas (Copperas Cove)

Lannie Hopkins

6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: So.
Hometown: Rowlett, Texas (Rowlett)

David Horne

6'0"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)

Kellen Huston

5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Ankeny, Iowa (Ankeny)

Adam Ickes

6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Page, Neb. (Orchard)

Richie Incognito

6'3"  305 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Glendale, Ariz. (Mountain Ridge)

Joel Jackson

5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)

Trevor Johnson

6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Right Rush End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)

Patrick Kabongo

6'6"  315 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Montreal, Quebec, Canada (Vanier Collegiate Prep)

Paul Kastl

5'10"  235 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)

Dusty Keiser

6'3"  240 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Catholic)

Chris Kelsay

6'5"  260 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)

John Klem

6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)
John Knopp
#46

John Knopp

John Knopp
6'3"  230 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (High)

Brandon Koch

6'3"  275 lbs
Position: Center
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Gothenburg, Neb. (Gothenburg)

Sam Koch

6'1"  240 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Seward, Neb. (Seward)

Scott Koethe

6'5"  290 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Central City, Neb. (Central City)

David Kolowski

6'5"  290 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)

Nate Kolterman

6'3"  310 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Seward, Neb. (Seward)

Steve Kriewald

5'10"  250 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Scotia, Neb. (North Loup Scotia)

Nathan Krug

6'4"  250 lbs
Position: Right Rush End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Chapman, Neb. (Nebraska Christian)

Kyle Larson

6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Punter
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Funk, Neb. (Kearney)

Mark LeFlore

5'11"  175 lbs
Position: Wide Receiver
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)

Jermaine Leslie

6'2"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Weatherford, Texas (Weatherford)
Kristopher Lewin
#64

Kristopher Lewin

Kristopher Lewin
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Miami, Fla. (Dade Christian)

Tim Liley

6'2"  200 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lakewood, Colo. (Mullen)
Jack Limbaugh
#63

Jack Limbaugh

Jack Limbaugh
6'4"  280 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Algona, Iowa (Algona)

Brett Lindstrom

6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)

Jason Lohr

6'2"  280 lbs
Position: Nose Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Tulsa, Okla. (Jenks)

DeWayne Long

6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa (Dowling)

Chris Loos

6'3"  310 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Jammal Lord

6'2"  220 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Bayonne, N.J. (Bayonne High School)
Nate Manley
#65

Nate Manley

Nate Manley
6'2"  325 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Weeping Water, Neb. (Lincoln Christian)

Kurt Mann

6'4"  263 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
Derek Matteo
#32

Derek Matteo

Derek Matteo
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)

Jeff McBride

6'4"  230 lbs
Position: Right Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Brule, Neb. (South Platte)

Mike McLaughlin

5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)

Lornell McPherson

5'9"  180 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Ryan Mikluscak
#14

Ryan Mikluscak

Ryan Mikluscak
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Bellevue West)

Grant Miller

6'1"  215 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Peabody, Mass. (Veterans Memorial)

Robin Miller

5'11"  215 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kent, Wash. (Kent-Meridian)
Tim Miller
#58

Tim Miller

Tim Miller
6'1"  210 lbs
Position: WILL Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elmwood, Neb. (Elmwood-Murdock)

Jay Moore

6'5"  255 lbs
Position: Rush End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
Nanfwang Mutfwang
#23

Nanfwang Mutfwang

Nanfwang Mutfwang
5'6"  180 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)

Brian Nelson

6'4"  310 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)

Jack O'Holleran

5'10"  203 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb. (North Platte)

Matt O'Shea

6'0"  260 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Irving, Texas (Jesuit College Prep)

Ryan Ommert

5'10"  190 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Cambridge, Neb. (Cambridge)
Jamie Otto
#13

Jamie Otto

Jamie Otto
5'11"  200 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: So.
Hometown: Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk Catholic)

Phil Peetz

6'2"  260 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)

Gary Pike

6'4"  305 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Pueblo, Colo. (Centennial)

Ross Pilkington

6'0"  195 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Ft. Collins, Colo. (Loveland)

Jerrell Pippens

6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa. (West Catholic)

Nick Povendo

6'3"  300 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Keller, Texas (Keller)
Tim Reese
#36

Tim Reese

Tim Reese
5'11"  250 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash. (O'Dea)
Seth Rexilius
#29

Seth Rexilius

Seth Rexilius
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln Christian)

Pat Ricketts

5'11"  180 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)

Kyle Ringenberg

6'4"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
James Roark
#35

James Roark

James Roark
6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
Joey Robinson
#30

Joey Robinson

Joey Robinson
5'9"  175 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Bertrand, Neb. (Bertrand)

Cory Ross

5'6"  210 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Denver , Colo. (Thomas Jefferson)

Barrett Ruud

6'2"  240 lbs
Position: MIKE Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Steve Safranek

6'2"  245 lbs
Position: MIKE Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
Carson Schott
#54

Carson Schott

Carson Schott
6'2"  315 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Osceola, Neb. (Osceola)

Matt Schroeder

6'4"  210 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Belden, Neb. (Laurel-Concord)

Chris Septak

6'3"  245 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)

Josh Sewell

6'2"  295 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Alex Shada

6'3"  250 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: So.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)

Andrew Shanle

6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Free Safety
Year: Fr.
Hometown: St. Edward, Neb. (St. Edward)

Scott Shanle

6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: St. Edward, Neb. (St. Edward)
Matt Shrader
#76

Matt Shrader

Matt Shrader
6'1"  235 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Ravenna, Neb. (Ravenna)
Scott Siefken
#17

Scott Siefken

Scott Siefken
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Boerne, Texas (Boerne)

Shane Siegel

6'2"  210 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)

Chad Sievers

6'3"  225 lbs
Position: MIKE Linebacker
Year: So.
Hometown: Valley, Neb. (New Mexico State) (Valley)

Marques Simmons

5'8"  190 lbs
Position: I Back
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Davenport, Iowa (North)
Jemond Smith
#45

Jemond Smith

Jemond Smith
6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Strong Side...
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kenner, La. (Bonnabel)

Justin Smith

6'4"  265 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sherman, Texas (Sherman)

Le Kevin Smith

6'2"  300 lbs
Position: Defensive Tackle
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Macon, Ga. (Stratford Academy)

Mike Stuntz

6'1"  200 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Council Bluffs, Iowa (St. Albert)

Junior Tagoa'i

6'2"  285 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Hauula, Hawaii (St. Louis School)

Tony Tata

6'1"  255 lbs
Position: MIKE Linebacker
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii (St. Louis School)

Aaron Terpening

5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Rover
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Salem, Ore. (North)

Benard Thomas

6'4"  260 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: East Palo Alto, Calif. (St. Francis)

Wilson Thomas

6'6"  215 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (North)

Fred Thorne

5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Blake Tiedtke

5'10"  200 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa (Jefferson)

Cory Timm

6'5"  295 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Yutan, Neb. (Yutan)

Dane Todd

5'11"  225 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Tyler Toline

6'2"  240 lbs
Position: Left Rush End
Year: So.
Hometown: Wahoo, Neb.

Curt Tomasevicz

6'0"  220 lbs
Position: Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Shelby, Neb. (Shelby)

Dan Vili Waldrop

6'5"  325 lbs
Position: Offensive Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wilmington, Calif. (Banning)

Cody Volk

6'6"  325 lbs
Position: Offensive Guard
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)

Fabian Washington

6'0"  175 lbs
Position: Cornerback
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Bradenton, Fla. (Bayshore)

Jay White

5'9"  185 lbs
Position: Left Cornerback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Ashville, N.C. (A.C. Reynolds)

Seth White

5'10"  195 lbs
Position: Right Cornerback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)

Kiffin Wigert

5'9"  160 lbs
Position: Wingback
Year: So.
Hometown: Cheyenne, Wyo. (Central)

Demorrio Williams

6'1"  215 lbs
Position: WILL Linebacker
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Beckville, Texas (Kilgore) (Beckville)

Andy Wingender

5'10"  245 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Elkhorn Mt. Michael)
Matthew Woodward
#44

Matthew Woodward

Matthew Woodward
6'2"  211 lbs
Position: Tight End
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Jefferson City, Mo.
Zach Wright
#48

Zach Wright

Zach Wright
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Place Kicker
Year: RFr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (East)

Ben Zajicek

6'0"  210 lbs
Position: Split End
Year: So.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb. (Beatrice)
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
98 Adams Demoine Demoine Adams

Demoine Adams

RRE 6-2 250 7 Sr. Pine Bluff, Ark. (Pine Bluff)
96 Adams Titus Titus Adams

Titus Adams

NT 6-3 285 2 RFr. Omaha, Neb. (Creighton Prep)
61 Alta Peter Peter Alta

Peter Alta

LRE 6-3 230 2 RFr. Topeka, Kan.
27 Amos Willie Willie Amos

Willie Amos

LCB 6-0 185 5 Jr. Sweetwater, Texas (Sweetwater)
71 Andersen Jake Jake Andersen

Jake Andersen

LG 6-1 300 3 So. Littleton, Colo. (Mullen)
87 Anderson Chase Chase Anderson

Chase Anderson

DE 6-1 220 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
68 Behrends Matt Matt Behrends

Matt Behrends

NT 6-1 260 7 Sr. Chappell, Neb. (Chappell)
59 Bingham Ryon Ryon Bingham

Ryon Bingham

NT 6-3 285 5 Jr. Sandy, Utah (Alta)
38 Biodrowski Brandon Brandon Biodrowski

Brandon Biodrowski

SE 5-10 185 2 RFr. Fort Calhoun, Neb. (Fort Calhoun)
16 Biodrowski Cole Cole Biodrowski

Cole Biodrowski

LCB 5-11 175 2 RFr. Fort Calhoun, Neb. (Fort Calhoun)
21 Bland Philip Philip Bland

Philip Bland

FS 5-11 205 3 So. Lafayette, Colo. (Fairview)
84 Bowling Jon Jon Bowling

Jon Bowling

TE 6-3 240 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
26 Brown Josh Josh Brown

Josh Brown

PK 6-2 200 7 Sr. Foyil, Okla. (Foyil)
39 Buller Chad Chad Buller

Chad Buller

WILL 5-11 215 5 Jr. Henderson, Neb. (Heartland)
14 Bullocks Daniel Daniel Bullocks

Daniel Bullocks

ROV 6-1 195 2 RFr. Chattanooga, Tenn. (Hixson)
20 Bullocks Josh Josh Bullocks

Josh Bullocks

FS 6-1 195 2 RFr. Chattanooga, Tenn. (Hixson)
6 Burgess Rodney Rodney Burgess

Rodney Burgess

LCB 6-0 180 7 Sr. Del Ray Beach, Fla. (Hutchinson CC) (Olympic Hts.)
36 Burrow Dan Dan Burrow

Dan Burrow

FS 5-10 175 3 So. Ames, Iowa (Ames)
4 Butler Terrell Terrell Butler

Terrell Butler

LCB 5-10 195 5 Jr. Austell, Ga. (Pebblebrook)
90 Carriker Adam Adam Carriker

Adam Carriker

RE 6-6 255 1 Fr. Kennewick, Wash. (Kennewick)
11 Chrisman Joe Joe Chrisman

Joe Chrisman

QB 5-11 200 7 Sr. Longmont, Colo. (Longmont)
55 Clanton Jon Jon Clanton

Jon Clanton

NT 6-2 285 7 Sr. Glendale, Ariz. (Centennial)
59 Cody Wes Wes Cody

Wes Cody

OG 6-2 295 7 Sr. Fremont, Neb. (Bergan)
1 Collins Thunder Thunder Collins

Thunder Collins

IB 6-2 200 7 Sr. Los Angeles, Calif. (Manuel Arts)
32 Cook Kelly Kelly Cook

Kelly Cook

SE 6-1 196 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Burke)
11 Cooper Ira Ira Cooper

Ira Cooper

SLB 6-2 220 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
81 Cornelsen Ben Ben Cornelsen

Ben Cornelsen

WB 5-10 190 7 Sr. Shawnee, Kan. (Shawnee Mission NW)
80 Dabbert Will Will Dabbert

Will Dabbert

TE 6-4 250 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
4 Davies Judd Judd Davies

Judd Davies

FB 6-0 255 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
25 Davis Josh Josh Davis

Josh Davis

IB 5-11 205 5 Jr. Loveland, Colo. (Loveland)
22 DeAngelis Sandro Sandro DeAngelis

Sandro DeAngelis

PK 5-8 190 3 So. Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada (St. Joseph's Collegiate)
30 Diedrick Dahrran Dahrran Diedrick

Dahrran Diedrick

IB 6-0 225 7 Sr. Scarborough, Ontario, Canada (Cedarbrae Collegiate Institute)
32 Endorf Dale Dale Endorf

Dale Endorf

PK 5-11 200 5 Jr. Wichita, Kan. (Friends University) (Trinity Academy)
78 Erickson Mike Mike Erickson

Mike Erickson

OG 6-4 295 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
97 Evwaraye Seppo Seppo Evwaraye

Seppo Evwaraye

DT 6-5 315 2 RFr. Laurel, Neb. (Laurel-Concord)
62 Fisher Anthony Anthony Fisher

Anthony Fisher

LRE 6-4 240 1 Fr. Arapahoe, Neb. (Arapahoe)
77 Flaum M.J. M.J. Flaum

M.J. Flaum

OT 6-4 315 3 So. Westminster, Colo. (Northglenn)
28 Fluellen Isaiah Isaiah Fluellen

Isaiah Fluellen

WR 6-1 175 1 Fr. Ramstein, Germany (Ramstein American)
41 Franzluebbers Jared Jared Franzluebbers

Jared Franzluebbers

WILL 6-0 215 2 RFr. Dodge, Neb. (Dodge)
51 Fries Gabe Gabe Fries

Gabe Fries

WILL 6-2 230 7 Sr. Bunkelman, Neb. (Dundy County)
52 Garrison John John Garrison

John Garrison

C 6-4 290 7 Sr. Blue Springs, Mo. (Blue Springs )
39 Giesselmann Zach Zach Giesselmann

Zach Giesselmann

FB 5-10 215 2 RFr. Arlington, Texas (Arlington)
99 Golliday Aaron Aaron Golliday

Aaron Golliday

TE 6-4 290 7 Sr. York, Neb. (York)
72 Green Tim Tim Green

Tim Green

OG 6-4 315 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Westside)
99 Greeson Brandon Brandon Greeson

Brandon Greeson

DT 6-3 325 1 Fr. High Point, N.C. (Central)
6 Grixby DeAntae DeAntae Grixby

DeAntae Grixby

IB 5-8 205 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
5 Groce DeJuan DeJuan Groce

DeJuan Groce

RCB 5-10 190 7 Sr. Garfield Hts., Ohio (St. Edward)
26 Guse Kevin Kevin Guse

Kevin Guse

RCB 5-11 180 5 Jr. Longmont, Colo (Longmont)
89 Hassebroek Troy Troy Hassebroek

Troy Hassebroek

WB 6-4 215 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln High)
73 Helming Jared Jared Helming

Jared Helming

NT 6-3 295 2 RFr. Springfield, Mo. (Kickapoo)
42 Herian Matt Matt Herian

Matt Herian

TE 6-4 215 1 Fr. Pierce, Neb. (Pierce)
17 Hollowell T.J. T.J. Hollowell

T.J. Hollowell

WILL 6-0 230 5 Jr. Copperas Cove, Texas (Copperas Cove)
40 Hopkins Lannie Lannie Hopkins

Lannie Hopkins

ROV 6-2 210 3 So. Rowlett, Texas (Rowlett)
5 Horne David David Horne

David Horne

IB 6-0 190 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
29 Huston Kellen Kellen Huston

Kellen Huston

RCB 5-11 190 3 So. Ankeny, Iowa (Ankeny)
49 Ickes Adam Adam Ickes

Adam Ickes

RCB 6-2 220 2 RFr. Page, Neb. (Orchard)
51 Incognito Richie Richie Incognito

Richie Incognito

OT 6-3 305 2 RFr. Glendale, Ariz. (Mountain Ridge)
31 Jackson Joel Joel Jackson

Joel Jackson

WB 5-10 180 3 So. Papillion, Neb. (Papillion-LaVista)
88 Johnson Trevor Trevor Johnson

Trevor Johnson

RRE 6-4 250 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
94 Kabongo Patrick Patrick Kabongo

Patrick Kabongo

DT 6-6 315 5 Jr. Montreal, Quebec, Canada (Vanier Collegiate Prep)
37 Kastl Paul Paul Kastl

Paul Kastl

FB 5-10 235 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Pius X)
47 Keiser Dusty Dusty Keiser

Dusty Keiser

TE 6-3 240 3 So. Norfolk, Neb. (Catholic)
57 Kelsay Chris Chris Kelsay

Chris Kelsay

LRE 6-5 260 7 Sr. Auburn, Neb. (Auburn)
19 Klem John John Klem

John Klem

SE 6-0 215 7 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
46 Knopp John John Knopp

John Knopp

TE 6-3 230 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (High)
75 Koch Brandon Brandon Koch

Brandon Koch

C 6-3 275 2 RFr. Gothenburg, Neb. (Gothenburg)
37 Koch Sam Sam Koch

Sam Koch

P 6-1 240 2 RFr. Seward, Neb. (Seward)
73 Koethe Scott Scott Koethe

Scott Koethe

OT 6-5 290 7 Sr. Central City, Neb. (Central City)
74 Kolowski David David Kolowski

David Kolowski

C 6-5 290 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
67 Kolterman Nate Nate Kolterman

Nate Kolterman

OT 6-3 310 7 Sr. Seward, Neb. (Seward)
45 Kriewald Steve Steve Kriewald

Steve Kriewald

FB 5-10 250 3 So. Scotia, Neb. (North Loup Scotia)
95 Krug Nathan Nathan Krug

Nathan Krug

RRE 6-4 250 2 RFr. Chapman, Neb. (Nebraska Christian)
19 Larson Kyle Kyle Larson

Kyle Larson

P 6-0 200 5 Jr. Funk, Neb. (Kearney)
27 LeFlore Mark Mark LeFlore

Mark LeFlore

WR 5-11 175 1 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
66 Leslie Jermaine Jermaine Leslie

Jermaine Leslie

OG 6-2 300 1 Fr. Weatherford, Texas (Weatherford)
64 Lewin Kristopher Kristopher Lewin

Kristopher Lewin

RE 6-3 205 2 RFr. Miami, Fla. (Dade Christian)
13 Liley Tim Tim Liley

Tim Liley

SE 6-2 200 5 Jr. Lakewood, Colo. (Mullen)
63 Limbaugh Jack Jack Limbaugh

Jack Limbaugh

C 6-4 280 5 Jr. Algona, Iowa (Algona)
15 Lindstrom Brett Brett Lindstrom

Brett Lindstrom

FS 6-0 190 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
70 Lohr Jason Jason Lohr

Jason Lohr

NT 6-2 280 7 Sr. Tulsa, Okla. (Jenks)
12 Long DeWayne DeWayne Long

DeWayne Long

WB 6-0 210 3 So. West Des Moines, Iowa (Dowling)
76 Loos Chris Chris Loos

Chris Loos

OT 6-3 310 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
10 Lord Jammal Jammal Lord

Jammal Lord

QB 6-2 220 5 Jr. Bayonne, N.J. (Bayonne High School)
65 Manley Nate Nate Manley

Nate Manley

OT 6-2 325 2 RFr. Weeping Water, Neb. (Lincoln Christian)
64 Mann Kurt Kurt Mann

Kurt Mann

C 6-4 263 1 Fr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
32 Matteo Derek Derek Matteo

Derek Matteo

FS 6-0 190 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
50 McBride Jeff Jeff McBride

Jeff McBride

RRE 6-4 230 3 So. Brule, Neb. (South Platte)
18 McLaughlin Mike Mike McLaughlin

Mike McLaughlin

WB 5-11 185 2 RFr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
1 McPherson Lornell Lornell McPherson

Lornell McPherson

LCB 5-9 180 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
14 Mikluscak Ryan Ryan Mikluscak

Ryan Mikluscak

SE 6-0 185 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Bellevue West)
32 Miller Grant Grant Miller

Grant Miller

FB 6-1 215 1 Fr. Peabody, Mass. (Veterans Memorial)
21 Miller Robin Robin Miller

Robin Miller

IB 5-11 215 5 Jr. Kent, Wash. (Kent-Meridian)
58 Miller Tim Tim Miller

Tim Miller

WILL 6-1 210 5 Jr. Elmwood, Neb. (Elmwood-Murdock)
44 Moore Jay Jay Moore

Jay Moore

RE 6-5 255 1 Fr. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
23 Mutfwang Nanfwang Nanfwang Mutfwang

Nanfwang Mutfwang

IB 5-6 180 2 RFr. Lincoln, Neb. (Northeast)
61 Nelson Brian Brian Nelson

Brian Nelson

OG 6-4 310 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
24 O'Holleran Jack Jack O'Holleran

Jack O'Holleran

WB 5-10 203 3 So. North Platte, Neb. (North Platte)
63 O'Shea Matt Matt O'Shea

Matt O'Shea

DT 6-0 260 2 RFr. Irving, Texas (Jesuit College Prep)
8 Ommert Ryan Ryan Ommert

Ryan Ommert

WB 5-10 190 5 Jr. Cambridge, Neb. (Cambridge)
13 Otto Jamie Jamie Otto

Jamie Otto

ROV 5-11 200 3 So. Norfolk, Neb. (Norfolk Catholic)
82 Peetz Phil Phil Peetz

Phil Peetz

TE 6-2 260 5 Jr. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
56 Pike Gary Gary Pike

Gary Pike

OG 6-4 305 2 RFr. Pueblo, Colo. (Centennial)
2 Pilkington Ross Ross Pilkington

Ross Pilkington

SE 6-0 195 1 Fr. Ft. Collins, Colo. (Loveland)
31 Pippens Jerrell Jerrell Pippens

Jerrell Pippens

FS 6-2 195 5 Jr. Philadelphia, Pa. (West Catholic)
69 Povendo Nick Nick Povendo

Nick Povendo

OT 6-3 300 3 So. Keller, Texas (Keller)
36 Reese Tim Tim Reese

Tim Reese

IB 5-11 250 5 Jr. Seattle, Wash. (O'Dea)
29 Rexilius Seth Seth Rexilius

Seth Rexilius

CB 5-11 185 2 RFr. Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln Christian)
28 Ricketts Pat Pat Ricketts

Pat Ricketts

LCB 5-11 180 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North)
86 Ringenberg Kyle Kyle Ringenberg

Kyle Ringenberg

TE 6-4 245 7 Sr. Elkhorn, Neb. (Elkhorn)
35 Roark James James Roark

James Roark

ROV 6-0 210 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
30 Robinson Joey Joey Robinson

Joey Robinson

RCB 5-9 175 2 RFr. Bertrand, Neb. (Bertrand)
22 Ross Cory Cory Ross

Cory Ross

IB 5-6 210 2 RFr. Denver , Colo. (Thomas Jefferson)
38 Ruud Barrett Barrett Ruud

Barrett Ruud

MIKE 6-2 240 3 So. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
42 Safranek Steve Steve Safranek

Steve Safranek

MIKE 6-2 245 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Gross)
54 Schott Carson Carson Schott

Carson Schott

OG 6-2 315 2 RFr. Osceola, Neb. (Osceola)
85 Schroeder Matt Matt Schroeder

Matt Schroeder

SE 6-4 210 2 RFr. Belden, Neb. (Laurel-Concord)
83 Septak Chris Chris Septak

Chris Septak

TE 6-3 245 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West)
79 Sewell Josh Josh Sewell

Josh Sewell

C 6-2 295 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
87 Shada Alex Alex Shada

Alex Shada

TE 6-3 250 3 So. Wahoo, Neb. (Wahoo)
8 Shanle Andrew Andrew Shanle

Andrew Shanle

FS 6-2 195 1 Fr. St. Edward, Neb. (St. Edward)
43 Shanle Scott Scott Shanle

Scott Shanle

SLB 6-2 240 7 Sr. St. Edward, Neb. (St. Edward)
76 Shrader Matt Matt Shrader

Matt Shrader

LRE 6-1 235 3 So. Ravenna, Neb. (Ravenna)
17 Siefken Scott Scott Siefken

Scott Siefken

QB 5-11 185 3 So. Boerne, Texas (Boerne)
23 Siegel Shane Shane Siegel

Shane Siegel

RCB 6-2 210 2 RFr. Grand Island, Neb. (Grand Island)
54 Sievers Chad Chad Sievers

Chad Sievers

MIKE 6-3 225 3 So. Valley, Neb. (New Mexico State) (Valley)
33 Simmons Marques Marques Simmons

Marques Simmons

IB 5-8 190 2 RFr. Davenport, Iowa (North)
45 Smith Jemond Jemond Smith

Jemond Smith

SLB 6-0 220 7 Sr. Kenner, La. (Bonnabel)
92 Smith Justin Justin Smith

Justin Smith

LRE 6-4 265 7 Sr. Sherman, Texas (Sherman)
66 Smith Le Kevin Le Kevin Smith

Le Kevin Smith

DT 6-2 300 2 RFr. Macon, Ga. (Stratford Academy)
16 Stuntz Mike Mike Stuntz

Mike Stuntz

QB 6-1 200 3 So. Council Bluffs, Iowa (St. Albert)
55 Tagoa'i Junior Junior Tagoa'i

Junior Tagoa'i

OG 6-2 285 5 Jr. Hauula, Hawaii (St. Louis School)
90 Tata Tony Tony Tata

Tony Tata

MIKE 6-1 255 7 Sr. Honolulu, Hawaii (St. Louis School)
2 Terpening Aaron Aaron Terpening

Aaron Terpening

ROV 5-11 195 7 Sr. Salem, Ore. (North)
10 Thomas Benard Benard Thomas

Benard Thomas

LRE 6-4 260 5 Jr. East Palo Alto, Calif. (St. Francis)
9 Thomas Wilson Wilson Thomas

Wilson Thomas

SE 6-6 215 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (North)
25 Thorne Fred Fred Thorne

Fred Thorne

CB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
25 Tiedtke Blake Blake Tiedtke

Blake Tiedtke

CB 5-10 200 2 RFr. Cedar Rapids, Iowa (Jefferson)
57 Timm Cory Cory Timm

Cory Timm

OT 6-5 295 1 Fr. Yutan, Neb. (Yutan)
41 Todd Dane Dane Todd

Dane Todd

FB 5-11 225 1 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
93 Toline Tyler Tyler Toline

Tyler Toline

LRE 6-2 240 3 So. Wahoo, Neb.
35 Tomasevicz Curt Curt Tomasevicz

Curt Tomasevicz

LB 6-0 220 5 Jr. Shelby, Neb. (Shelby)
68 Vili Waldrop Dan Dan Vili Waldrop

Dan Vili Waldrop

OT 6-5 325 5 Jr. Wilmington, Calif. (Banning)
53 Volk Cody Cody Volk

Cody Volk

OG 6-6 325 5 Jr. Battle Creek, Neb. (Battle Creek)
3 Washington Fabian Fabian Washington

Fabian Washington

CB 6-0 175 1 Fr. Bradenton, Fla. (Bayshore)
12 White Jay Jay White

Jay White

LCB 5-9 185 7 Sr. Ashville, N.C. (A.C. Reynolds)
33 White Seth Seth White

Seth White

RCB 5-10 195 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Southeast)
20 Wigert Kiffin Kiffin Wigert

Kiffin Wigert

WB 5-9 160 3 So. Cheyenne, Wyo. (Central)
7 Williams Demorrio Demorrio Williams

Demorrio Williams

WILL 6-1 215 5 Jr. Beckville, Texas (Kilgore) (Beckville)
34 Wingender Andy Andy Wingender

Andy Wingender

FB 5-10 245 5 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (Elkhorn Mt. Michael)
44 Woodward Matthew Matthew Woodward

Matthew Woodward

TE 6-2 211 2 RFr. Jefferson City, Mo.
48 Wright Zach Zach Wright

Zach Wright

PK 5-10 175 2 RFr. Lincoln, Neb. (East)
3 Zajicek Ben Ben Zajicek

Ben Zajicek

SE 6-0 210 3 So. Beatrice, Neb. (Beatrice)


NU Football - 2002 Coaches

Frank Solich

Frank Solich
 - Head Coach

Tim Albin

Tim Albin
 - Assistant Coach

Ron Brown

Ron Brown
 - Assistant Coach

Barney Cotton

Barney Cotton
 - Assistant Coach

Turner Gill

Turner Gill
 - Assistant Coach

Jeff Jamrog

Jeff Jamrog
 - Assistant Coach

Bo Pelini

Bo Pelini
 - Assistant Coach

Marvin Sanders

Marvin Sanders
 - Assistant Coach

Jimmy Williams

Jimmy Williams
 - Assistant Coach

Carl Pelini

Carl Pelini
 - Graduate Assistant Coach