Honors & Awards
» Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016; Spring 2018)
» Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2017, 2018)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017, 2018)
2017 (Freshman Redshirt)
Hohenstein added depth at tight end but did not appear in a game.
Hohenstein redshirted and worked on the scout team.
Before Nebraska (Bishop Heelan HS)
Hohenstein earned Class 3A first-team all-state honors as a defensive lineman in 2015, and also played tight end for Bishop Heelan Catholic in Sioux City. Hohenstein helped lead the Crusaders to a state playoff berth in 2015 under Coach Roger Jansen. In 2014, Bishop Heelan finished as the Class 3A state runner-up.
Branden was born on Aug. 6, 1997, and is the son of Kevin and Jeanie Hohenstein. He is a construction management major and a two-time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll selection. He was also a member of the Brook Berringer and Tom Osborne Citizenship Teams in 2017 and 2018. He has volunteered his time with Uplifting Athletes, Husker Heroes and local hospital visits.