|Hometown:||Colorado Springs, Colo.|
|High School:||Pine Creek|
Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2017)
Sophomore JoJo Domann heads into the 2017 season looking to become a strong contributor on defense, while continuing as one of Nebraska's top special teams performers. Domann was one of four true freshmen to see action in 2016, quickly earning a role on the Husker coverage units. The 6-1, 200-pound Domann is expected to compete for playing time at strong safety, where NU graduated three-year starter Nathan Gerry.
Domann saw action in every game as a true freshmen, primarily on the Huskers' coverage units. Domann had eight tackles, all on special teams, with five solo stops. His eight special teams tackles were third most for Nebraska. He also added depth at safety.
Before Nebraska (Pine Creek HS)
Domann was regarded as one of the top prospects in Colorado, after an oustanding career as a versatile performer at Pine Creek High in Colorado Springs. Domann’s play helped Coach Todd Miller’s Pine Creek team to a 38-3 record during his final three seasons at the school, including two state titles in the Class 4 ranks. Domann was a teammate of fellow Nebraska defensive back Avery Anderson in 2013 and 2014.
In 2015, Domann helped Pine Creek to a 12-1 record before a loss in the state semifinals. Domann rushed 37 times for 404 yards, an average of nearly 11 yards per carry and scored 11 rushing touchdowns. He also caught 33 passes for 674 yards with nine receiving touchdowns. Defensively, Domann was a dominant presence racking up 34 tackles, including 4.5 tackles for loss.
He also contributed on Pine Creek’s special teams, averaging 43 yards per punt, while connecting on 34-of-37 extra-point attempts and making three field goals. Domann was selected as the Prep Colorado Player of the Year in 2015, and was also an all-state defensive pick by Prep Colorado. He was also a first-team USA Today All-Colorado selection.
During his junior season, Domann helped Pine Creek to a Class 4A state title and a 14-0 record. Domann had 49 receptions for 797 yards and 10 touchdowns, while also rushing for 205 yards and a touchdown. On defense, Domann recorded 61 tackles, while adding seven tackles for loss and seven interceptions. He made 59-of-60 PAT attempts and connected on 7-of-8 field goals. He earned All-Colorado honors for his play in 2014.
As a sophomore, Domann had 44 tackles, while also seeing action on special teams and offense. He earned first-team all-area honors as a sophomore.
Domann was ranked as the top player in Colorado and among the top 350 players nationally by 247 Sports, while Rivals.com listed him as the No. 2 prospect in the state. Both Scout.com and 247 Sports ranked Domann among the top 40 “athlete” prospects in the nation, while Rivals.com and ESPN listed him among the top 60 outside linebackers. Domann was also named to the Colorado academic all-state team in 2013, 2014 and 2015.
Domann also visited Colorado and had numerous offers including Arizona State, California, Colorado, Illinois, North Carolina and Virginia. He was selected to play in the Semper Fi all-star game, but did not play because of injury.
Domann was born on July 28, 1997, and is the son of Craig and Teddi Domann. JoJo earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall of 2016. He was named to the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team in 2017.
Games Played--13 in 2016
Tackles--5 UT, 3 AT, 8 TT
Single-Game Tackle High--2 vs. Tennessee, 2016 Music City Bowl