• Larry Wachholtz, Nebraska, 1964-66 (1982)
  • Kenny Walker, Nebraska, 1989-90 (2001)
  • Dave Walline, Nebraska, 1968-70 (2001)
  • Steve Warren, Nebraska, 1996-99 (2009)
  • Bill Weber, Nebraska, 1981-84 (2012)
  • Kerry Weinmaster, Nebraska, 1976-79 (2006)
  • Ed Weir, Nebraska, 1923-25 (1971)
  • Raymond "Bub" Weller, Nebraska, 1920-22 (1989)
  • Adolph Wenke, Nebraska, 1920-22 (2007)
  • John Westover, Nebraska, 1897, 1899-1902 (2002)
  • Daryl White, Nebraska, 1971-73 (1994)
  • Freeman White, Nebraska, 1963-65 (1982)
  • Oscar Wiberg, Nebraska Wesleyan, 1923-26 (1973)
  • Lonnie Wickard, Chadron State, 1957-58 (2000)
  • Erik Wiegert, Nebraska, 1989-91 (2007)
  • Zach Wiegert, Nebraska, 1991-94 (1995)
  • Jamie Williams, Nebraska, 1979-82 (2003)
  • Jimmy Williams, Nebraska, 1979-81 (2001)
  • Tyrone Williams, Nebraska, 1993-95 (2006)
  • Phil Wise, Nebraska-Omaha, 1968-70 (1982)
  • Grant Wistrom, Nebraska, 1994-97 (1998)
  • Willard Witte, Nebraska, 1927-29 (1985)
  • Danny Woodhead, Chadron State, 2004-07 (2008)