Redshirt freshman Spencer Jordan heads into the 2017 season looking to compete for playing time on the Husker offense and special teams. Jordan is a walk-on from Omaha Westside High School and is joined on the NU roster by two brothers. Senior Harrison Jordan also lines up at fullback, while twin brother, Grant, is a redshirt freshman linebacker.
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 William and Kristina Jordan, Spencer was born on Jan. 4, 1998.