Wrestling Coaching Staff
Jacob Klein
Administrative Assistant
Coach Info:
Position: Administrative Assistant
Hometown: Valley Center, Kan.
High School: Kapaun-Mt. Carmel
Alma Mater: Nebraska
Graduating Year: 2006
Experience: 1st Year
Phone: (402) 472-9430

After a career that saw him earn two All-America honors for Nebraska, Jacob Klein joined the NU coaching staff as an administrative assistant for the 2006-07 season. Klein helped the Huskers to a 10-7-1 dual record during the season, which saw Nebraska finished fourth at the Big 12 Championships and 16th at the NCAA Championships.

Klein finished his career with a 94-33 record.  He finished seventh at the 2004 NCAA Championships at 165 pounds to earn his first All-America honor after starting the tournament unseeded, then followed that with a seventh-place finish in 2005 at 174.  Klein qualified for nationals all four years and was a four-year starter and letterwinner for NU.  For his efforts in the weight room, Klein was named the 2003 Husker Power Lifter of the Year for wrestling.

A native of Valley Center, Kan., Klein graduated from NU with a degree in communication studies.