Honors & Awards
» Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016; Spring 2017)
» Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2016, 2017)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017)
Wyatt Mazour enters 2017 hoping to compete for playing time in the Huskers’ offensive backfield and on special teams. A walk-on from Boone Central High School, Mazour could be a candidate for work as a kickoff or punt return specialist. Mazour was a dynamic offensive playmaker in high school and again flashed his play-making ability throughout spring practice, including the Red-White game.
2016 (Redshirt Freshman)
Mazour added depth in the backfield and played in NU's win over Wyoming.
Mazour redshirted and worked on the scout team offense.
Before Nebraska (Boone Central HS)
Mazour was one of the state's most dynamic playmakers over his final two seasons at Boone Central High School. Mazour led Coach Arnold Johnson's team to a perfect 13-0 record and Class C-1 state title in 2014. Mazour threw for 1,863 yards and 25 touchdowns, while completing better than 56 percent of his passes. On the ground, Mazour rushed for 1,632 yards and 26 touchdowns, with eight 100-yard rushing games. Mazour added nine tackles and two interceptions on defense and had more than 600 return yards, including 485 yards on kickoff returns.
Mazour was the first-team Super State quarterback by the Lincoln Journal Star and first-team All-Nebraska by the Omaha World-Herald for his play as a senior. Both the Journal Star and World-Herald named him the honorary captain of the Class C-1 all-state team in 2014.
Mazour was also the C-1 all-state quarterback as a junior, leading his team to an 11-1 record and a trip to the state semifinals. Mazour threw for 1,608 yards and 11 touchdowns, while rushing for 1,228 yards and 24 touchdowns in 2013. He also added 19 tackles and three interceptions and had more than 500 return yards. Mazour also played baseball and basketball for Boone Central.
Wyatt was born on June 22, 1996, and is the son of John and Kay Mazour. He is majoring in nutrition, exercise and health science. Mazour was named to the Brook Berringer and Tom Osborne Citizenship Teams in both 2016 and 2017. He has volunteered his time with Husker Heroes, Uplifting Athletes and local hospital visits.