1986 roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. City State School
68 Bailey DanDan Bailey OG 6-02 260 5Jr. Gibbon Neb. Gibbon
87 Banderas TomTom Banderas TE 6-03 240 5Jr. Oak Grove Mo. Oak Grove
44 Barrios GreggGregg Barrios PK 5-09 165 1Fr. Omana Neb. Creighton Prep
18 Behrens VanceVance Behrens WB 5-09 185 5Jr. East Moline Ill. United
21 Bell RichardRichard Bell WB 190 3So. Altadena Calif. John Muir
12 Blakeman CleteClete Blakeman QB 190 5Jr. Norfolk Neb. Norfolk
23 Blazek MarkMark Blazek S 6-02 200 5Jr. Valparaiso Neb. Raymond Central
33 Brinson DanaDana Brinson WB 5-09 170 3So. Valdosta Ga. Valdosta
58 Bryan DaveDave Bryan MG 6-02 260 7Sr. Osceola Neb. Osceola
42 Carl MikeMike Carl CB 5-11 180 7Sr. Gretna Neb. Gretna
45 Carr ChrisChris Carr S 6-02 195 7Sr. Wellfleet Neb. Medicine Valley
24 Casterline DanDan Casterline FB 5-11 225 7Sr. Evergreen Colo. Evergreen
31 Chealey GeneGene Chealey CB 5-10 195 5Jr. Orlando Fla. Jones
7 Clayton McCathornMcCathorn Clayton CB 6-00 190 5Jr. Orlando Fla. Jones
54 Cooper MarkMark Cooper C 6-02 250 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. East
28 Custard JohnJohn Custard CB 5-09 175 3So. Bellevue Neb. East
100 Dalton DougDoug Dalton FB 5-10 205 5Jr. Cortland Ohio Cortland
32 Davis BrianBrian Davis CB 6-02 190 7Sr. Phoenix Ariz. Cortez
81 Diaz MarkMark Diaz TE 6-02 220 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. Northeast
44 Drennan ChrisChris Drennan PK 5-09 175 3So. Cypress Calif. Cypress
22 DuBose DougDoug DuBose IB 5-11 190 7Sr. Uncasville Conn. Montville
77 Ernest JimJim Ernest OT 6-03 255 3So. Dalton Neb. Leyton
47 Etienne LeRoyLeRoy Etienne LB 235 3So. New Iberia La. New Iberia
38 Forch SteveSteve Forch LB 6-02 240 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. East
10 Fryar CharlesCharles Fryar CB 5-10 170 3So. Burlington N.J. Burlington
67 Galois RonRon Galois OG 6-02 275 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. Lincoln High
86 Gamble JasonJason Gamble SE 5-11 170 3So. Santa Barbara Calif. Santa Barbara
8 Gatson PernellPernell Gatson WB 5-11 190 7Sr. Omaha Neb. Central
73 Green DerrickDerrick Green OT 6-00 285 5Jr. Los Angeles Calif. Banning
84 Griffin WillieWillie Griffin DT 6-02 280 3So. Monrovia Calif. Monrovia
52 Groskurth DannyDanny Groskurth DT 6-04 260 5Jr. Beemer Neb. Wisner-Pilger
84 Hall MikeMike Hall TE 6-00 225 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Central
82 Hawkins HendleyHendley Hawkins SE 5-10 185 5Jr. Los Angeles Calif. Crenshaw
48 Heibel MicahMicah Heibel FB 6-02 220 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. Pius X
39 Henning BlakeBlake Henning LB 6-00 220 5Jr. Crete Neb. Crete
8 Hicks LorenzoLorenzo Hicks CB 5-11 195 3So. Kansas City Mo. Southeast
75 Hoefler MikeMike Hoefler OG 6-05 255 7Sr. Norfolk Neb. Norfolk
91 Holloway TonyTony Holloway DE 6-03 205 7Sr. Bellevue Neb. West
27 Holscher JimJim Holscher WB 5-10 180 5Jr. Cook Neb. Nemaha Valley
70 Hudson Corey BillCorey Bill Hudson OT 6-03 265 5Jr. Belvidere Neb. Hebron
80 Jamrog JeffJeff Jamrog DE 6-02 225 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Elkhorn Mt. Michael
55 Jobman RandallRandall Jobman DE 6-03 255 3So. Lisco Neb. Garden County
64 Johnson BradBrad Johnson OT 6-03 265 7Sr. Ralston Neb. Ralston
6 Jones KeithKeith Jones IB 5-10 190 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Central
98 Jones LeeLee Jones DT 235 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Benson
49 Kaelin KenKen Kaelin FB 5-10 225 7Sr. Westerville Neb. Ansley
65 Keeler AndyAndy Keeler OG 6-03 265 3So. Omaha Neb. Burke
40 Kelley JonJon Kelley IB 205 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. Southeast
1 Klein DaleDale Klein PK 195 7Sr. Seward Neb. Seward
34 Knox TyreeseTyreese Knox FB 5-10 215 3So. Daly City Calif. Jefferson
45 Kroeker JohnJohn Kroeker P 5-11 180 3So. Henderson Neb. Henderson
57 Lightner KevenKeven Lightner OT 6-02 285 5Jr. Hastings Neb. Adams Central
72 Maggard RobRob Maggard OT 6-03 265 7Sr. Olathe Kan. North
93 Marco JonJon Marco DE 230 3So. Bellevue Neb. West
61 McCormick JohnJohn McCormick OG 265 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Gross
17 Miller CleoCleo Miller CB 5-09 180 7Sr. Dallas Texas Lincoln
43 Millikan ToddTodd Millikan TE 6-03 230 3So. Shenandoah Iowa Shenandoah
16 Mlinar JerryJerry Mlinar QB 200 7Sr. Greeley Neb. Greeley
41 Munford MarcMarc Munford LB 6-02 230 7Sr. Littleton Colo. Heritage
4 Nelson RayRay Nelson WB 5-08 185 7Sr. Omaha Neb. Tech
63 Nichols JohnJohn Nichols C 6-02 265 5Jr. Littleton Colo. Columbine
95 Noonan DannyDanny Noonan MG 6-04 280 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. Northeast
94 Novacek BumpBump Novacek DE 6-04 220 3So. Gothenburg Neb. Gothenburg
90 Opie HarlanHarlan Opie DE 6-02 215 5Jr. Great Bend Kan. Great Bend
97 Palmer TonyTony Palmer DT 6-07 275 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Westside
74 Parker StanStan Parker OT 6-05 270 7Sr. Bellevue Neb. East
35 Parsons KevinKevin Parsons LB 6-03 240 7Sr. Springfield Mo. Glendale
96 Pete LawrenceLawrence Pete MG 6-02 280 3So. Wichita Kan. South
92 Putnam SeanSean Putnam MG 6-03 255 3So. O’Neill Neb. O’Neill
20 Rodgers TerryTerry Rodgers IB 5-07 160 1Fr. National City Calif. Sweetwater
78 Rother TimTim Rother DT 6-03 230 5Jr. Bellevue Neb. East
26 Sanders MarvinMarvin Sanders CB 5-10 175 3So. Markham Ill. Thornwood
3 Schneider GaryGary Schneider MON 6-00 195 7Sr. O’Neill Neb. St. Mary’s
13 Schnitzler CraigCraig Schnitzler P/PK 5-07 220 5Jr. Battle Creek Neb. Battle Creek
85 Schnitzler RobbRobb Schnitzler SE 5-09 175 7Sr. Battle Creek Neb. Battle Creek
53 Sellentin JeffJeff Sellentin C 6-03 255 7Sr. West Point Neb. West Point
51 Shaw PatPat Shaw LB 245 7Sr. Aurora Neb. Aurora
2 Sheppard VonVon Sheppard WB 5-10 185 5Jr. St. Paul Minn. Central
19 Siebler BryanBryan Siebler S 6-00 195 7Sr. Fremont Neb. Fremont
66 Skradis KurtKurt Skradis DT 6-03 250 3So. Omaha Neb. Bryan
62 Sledge BobBob Sledge OT 6-02 265 3So. Omaha Neb. Gross
99 Smith NeilNeil Smith DT 6-06 250 5Jr. New Orleans La. McDonogh 35
88 Smith RodRod Smith SE 6-02 195 5Jr. Thornton Colo. Thornton
76 Spachman ChrisChris Spachman DT 6-04 265 7Sr. Kansas City Mo. Miege
9 Taylor SteveSteve Taylor QB 5-11 195 3So. Fresno Calif. Lincoln
29 Thayer DanDan Thayer S 6-02 195 7Sr. Grand Island Neb. Grand Island
89 Thomas BroderickBroderick Thomas DE 6-02 235 3So. Houston Texas Madison
11 Tomjack JeffJeff Tomjack MON 205 5Jr. Ewing Neb. Ewing
14 Toner JimJim Toner P 6-00 185 3So. Grand Island Neb. Grand Island
83 Tyrer BradBrad Tyrer DE 6-02 220 7Sr. Kansas City Mo. Rockhurst
28 VonEssen BrentBrent VonEssen WB 5-10 180 99 Oakland Neb. Oakland-Craig
5 Washington BrianBrian Washington MON 220 5Jr. Highland Springs Va. Highland Springs
37 Welniak DougDoug Welniak LB 5-11 220 5Jr. Elyria Neb. Ord
69 Welter TomTom Welter OT 6-05 280 7Sr. Yankton S.D. Yankton
25 Wheeler JeffJeff Wheeler IB 5-10 175 3So. Urbandale Iowa Urbandale
24 Wiley DanteDante Wiley LB 6-00 240 3So. Jeannette Pa. Jeannette
15 Wooten WendellWendell Wooten QB 200 3So. West Texas City Texas La Marque
68 Young JakeJake Young C 6-04 250 1Fr. Midland Texas Lee

Coaching Staff

Tom Osborne - Head Coach
George Darlington - Assistant Coach
Gene Huey - Assistant Coach
Charlie McBride - Assistant Coach
John Melton - Assistant Coach
Jack Pierce - Assistant Coach
Tony Samuel - Assistant Coach
Frank Solich - Assistant Coach
Milt Tenopir - Assistant Coach
Dan Young - Assistant Coach