Honors and Awards
Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll (2011)
Redshirt freshman Andrew Holt will be expected to add depth in the Nebraska secondary in 2011. The Kansas City area product was slowed by injury during spring ball, after working on the scout team during his first season in the program in 2010. Holt was a multi-sport standout in high school before joining Nebraska as a walk-on.
Holt redshirted and worked on the scout team.
Before Nebraska (Lee's Summit West HS)
Holt was a 2009 first-team all-state selection as a kicker and first-team all-conference pick as both a kicker and linebacker. Lee's Summit West qualified for the playoffs every season in Holt's career and won the Class 4 state championship during his sophomore season. Following his high school career, he was invited to the Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association Metro All-Star Challenge game.
In the spring, Holt was also an all-conference infielder for the Titan baseball team.
Andrew is the son of Mark and Kathryn Holt, and was born on May 14, 1992. Holt is a pre-pharmacy major, and was named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Spring Academic Honor Roll. Holt has volunteered his time with the Husker Heroes program. Andrew's older brother, Matt, was a walk-on linebacker for the Huskers before injuries ended his NU career in 2010.