Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2015)
Sophomore Nolan Graham enters the 2016 season with hopes of earning playing time for the Huskers. In addition to working in the Husker secondary, Graham could also compete for playing time on special teams. The 5-11, 200-pound Graham is a local product who joined the program as a walk-on from nearby Norris High School.
2015 (Redshirt Freshman)
Graham added depth in the secondary, but did not play in a game.
Graham redshirted and worked on the scout team defense.
Before Nebraska (Norris HS)
Graham excelled at safety for Coach Jim Jacobsen at Norris High, helping the Titans to the state playoffs three consecutive seasons. As a senior, Graham made 141 tackles, including four tackles for loss and a sack. He also had an interception that he returned for a touchdown, and his play helped Norris to a 6-4 record in 2013.
Graham was also a key defender for Norris in 2012, when the school posted a 10-3 record and reached the finals of the Class B state playoffs. As a senior, Graham was an honorable-mention Class B all-state selection, and was a member of the Beatrice Daily Sun All-Sunland Team.
The son of Jim and Ami Graham, Graham was born on March 24, 1996. A UNL Regents Scholar, Graham is majoring in business administration and was named to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring semester. He has volunteered his time with Pilger tornado relief and NU’s Thanksgiving hospital visits.