Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017, 2018; Spring 2018)
» Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Chase Urbach handled the snapping duties for Nebraska's punt unit in each of the final 10 games of the 2018 season. Urbach made his Husker debut in his home state at No. 19 Michigan, handling the snapping duties for Nebraska's punt unit. He made a pair of tackles at Michigan and one against Illinois, finishing the year with three tackles. Urbach also recovered a fumbled punt against the Illini. As the long snapper, he helped Isaac Armstrong post the ninth-best punting average (43.6) in Nebraska history in 2018.
Urbach was again Nebraska’s backup long snapper as a sophomore. He did not appear in a game but was a member of the Huskers’ travel roster for all five road games.
2016 (Redshirt Freshman)
Urbach was the backup to long snapper Jordan Ober. Urbach traveled to every game, but did not see game action.
Urbach sat out his first season at Nebraska as a redshirt.
Before Nebraska (Grosse Pointe South HS)
Urbach walked on at Nebraska after playing his junior and senior seasons for Tim Brandon at Grosse Pointe South High School in Grosse Pointe, Mich. Urbach earned all-conference honors in 2013 and 2014 as a long snapper and was named Special Teams Player of the Year as a senior for the Blue Devils. Urbach was a nationally ranked snapper for the class of 2015 and earned a 4.5-star rating from Chris Rubio of RubioLongSnapping.com.
Before committing to the Huskers, Urbach also considered offers from Indiana State and Hawaii.
Urbach is the son of Scott and Beth Urbach and was born on Jan. 23, 1997. He majored in advertising and public relations and earned his bachelor's degree from Nebraska in May of 2019. He was a two-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll. Urbach was a four-time member of the Brook Berringer and Tom Osborne Citizenship Teams. He volunteered with Husker Heroes, the Red Cross, the Nebraska Football Road Race, NFL Fuel Up to Play 60, the Souper Bowl of Caring and local school and hospital visits.