Wyatt Liewer added depth to the wide receiving corps while utilizing his redshirt season in 2018.
Before Nebraska (O'Neill HS)
Liewer joined Nebraska as a two-time all-state selection from O’Neill High School, where he helped the Eagles to the Class C-1 state title in 2016. In 2017, he caught 62 passes for 787 yards and five touchdowns en route to all-state wide receiver honors from the Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World-Herald. Liewer also compiled 184 kickoff return yards and 74 punt return yards. Defensively, Liewer tallied 102 tackles, including 51 solo stops, with 7.5 tackles for loss as a senior. Liewer had 35 catches for 606 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior and was an all-state defensive back after totaling 28 tackles and four interceptions. Liewer represented the North Squad in the 2018 Nebraska Shrine Bowl.
Liewer's father, Jaime, was a three-year letterwinner for the Huskers from 1990 to 1992 and two-year starter on the defensive line.