Jack Van Almen is one of two out-of-state products among Nebraska's 2014 class of walk-ons. The 6-1, 215-pound Van Almen joins the Huskers as a linebacker prospect after an outstanding prep career at Stoney Creek High School in Rochester Hills, Mich. Van Almen was a team captain who finished his senior season with 87 tackles, including 3.5 sacks, helping his team to a 6-4 record and a trip to the state playoffs. Van Almen earned Division 1 first-team all-state honors for his play and was a Detroit Free Press first-team All-Metro North selection. He was also an all-league pick both as a junior and senior. Van Almen is the son of Rick and Alex Van Almen and he was born on March 27, 1996.