Honors & Awards
» Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2017)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017, 2018)
» Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2017, 2018)
Sophomore Spencer Jordan made the move from fullback to defense in the past year and worked at inside linebacker during spring practice. In addition to adding depth in the middle of the defense, Jordan could also push for action on the Husker special teams.
He is joined on the Nebraska roster by his twin brother, Grant, who also works at inside linebacker. Their older brother, Harrison, was a Nebraska fullback who completed his eligibility in 2017. Spencer Jordan was an Academic All-Big Ten selection in 2017.
2017 (Redshirt Freshman)
Jordan made the switch from fullback to linebacker as a redshirt freshman. He added depth to his new position but did not play in a game.
Jordan sat out the season as a redshirt and worked on the scout team.
Before Nebraska (Omaha Westside HS)
Jordan was an outside linebacker and fullback for Omaha Westside, where he helped the Warriors to two state playoff appearances. As a junior in 2014, Jordan played in 10 games, running once for three yards and catching two passes for 10 yards. He recorded 63 tackles, 35 of which were solo stops, and two sacks, helping the Warriors to the quarterfinals of the Class A State playoffs. Westside also qualified for the state playoffs in 2015.
The son of Biz and Kristina Jordan, Spencer was born on Jan. 4, 1998. He is majoring in child, youth and family studies. He earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2017. Jordan was named to the Brook Berringer and Tom Osborne Citizenship Teams in 2017 and 2018. He has volunteered his time with Husker Heroes, the Nebraska Football Road Race, Husker Connect, Family Wellness Night, the Souper Bowl of Caring and local hospital visits.