Honors & Awards
» Academic All-Big Ten (2012, 2013)
» Two-Time Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll
Junior Givens Price has continued to develop throughout his time at Nebraska and is poised to contend for playing time at offensive guard in 2014. The 6-4, 305-pound Price added depth on an injury-plagued offensive line in 2013. This spring, Price has seen a large number of snaps with the top offensive unit, and he will be in the mix to contend for the starrting job at right guard this season.
Price has also seen action on the Huskers’ special teams, both as a blocker on place-kicking units and as a punt protector. Price is a two-time Academic All-Big Ten selection.
2012 (Redshirt Freshman)Price added depth on the offensive line and played in NU wins over Southern Miss, Arkansas State and Idaho State.
Price played in seven games as a reserve offensive guard. His role increased late in the season with numerous injuries on the offensive line, and he became a regular on the Huskers’ PAT and field goal units.
Price redshirted in his first season in the program.
Before Nebraska (Alief Taylor HS)
Price helped Coach J.D. Jordan and Alief Taylor High in Houston to a 10-2 record and a trip to the second round of the Class 5A state playoffs in 2010. Price’s play was a key part of an explosive offense that averaged 39.6 points per game and topped the 40-point barrier seven times during the 2010 season. For his play, Price earned a second-team Class 5A all-state honors.
Price also stood out during his junior season, helping the team to a 9-4 record and a trip to the third round of the 5A playoffs. Price was regarded as one of the top 70 offensive guard prospects in the country by both Scout and ESPN. Price only visited Nebraska, but also had offers from Baylor, Rice and UTEP.
Price was born on Oct. 3, 1994, and was one of the youngest signees ever for Nebraska. Givens is the son of Edithmary Price. He is majoring in business administration and was named to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll during the fall of 2011 and the spring of 2013. Price has volunteered his time with Husker Heroes and local hosptial visits.
» Games Played -- 11 (3 in 2012; 8 in 2013)