Honors & Awards » Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2014)
2014 (Redshirt) Dual-threat quarterback AJ Bush redshirted during his first year at Nebraska.
Before Nebraska (Norcross) Bush was one of the final pieces in Nebraska's 2014 signing class, committing to the Huskers just days before Signing Day. The 6-4, 215-pound Bush posted outstanding numbers as a senior, helping Georgia prep powerhouse Norcross High School to a state title in the AAAAAA ranks. The left-handed Bush completed 139-of-259 passes for 2,101 yards and 16 touchdowns for Coach Keith Maloff's team. Bush was also a big threat with his feet, rushing for 764 yards and 13 touchdowns on 168 carries. Norcross was widely regarded as one of the top 50 prep teams in the nation in 2013. Bush spent his junior season at Milton High School, helping the Eagles to the first round of the AAAAAA playoffs. Bush ran for approximately 900 yards in 2012, while passing for 1,000 yards. Bush is regarded as one of the nation's top 50 dual-threat quarterbacks in the 247 Sports composite rankings. He also visited Boston College and Marshall, and had additional offers from Cincinnati, Kansas State, Toledo, Troy and Georgia State. Bush is the son of Alvin and Karen Bush, and he was born on Jan. 26, 1996.