Chad Alioth Jr. joined the Huskers as a walk-on for the 2017 season. He will look to add depth to the wide receiver spot as a freshman. Alioth earned a roster spot after an open walk-on tryout at the start of the fall semester.
Before Nebraska (Omaha North HS)
Alioth was a strong wide receiver for Coach Larry Martin at Omaha North High School, helping his team to the state championship game his senior year in 2016. As a senior, Alioth caught 13 passes for 226 yards and one touchdown. On defense, Alioth also posted five tackles in 2016. He also contributed to the state champion Omaha North squad in 2014, as he caught three passes as a sophomore.
Alioth was born July 11, 1999. He is majoring in pre-architecture at Nebraska.