2011 roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. City State School
8 Abdullah AmeerAmeer Abdullah IB 5-09 180 1Fr. Homewood Ala. Homewood
7 Allen TaariqTaariq Allen WR 6-03 195 1Fr. Weston Mass. The Rivers School
70 Anderson KennyKenny Anderson DE 6-02 260 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Millard West
9 Ankrah JasonJason Ankrah DE 6-04 265 3So. Gaithersburg Md. Quince Orchard
70 Ash NickNick Ash OL 6-05 275 3So. Keller Texas Keller
47 Ashburn WalkerWalker Ashburn DE 6-02 255 2RFr. Kenner La. John Curtis
82 Barry RobertRobert Barry TE 6-08 245 3So. Battle Creek Neb. Battle Creek
2 Bell AntonioAntonio Bell CB 6-02 200 5Jr. Daytona Beach Fla. Mainland
80 Bell KennyKenny Bell WR 180 2RFr. Boulder Colo. Fairview
39 Blatchford JustinJustin Blatchford S 200 5Jr. Ponca Neb. Ponca
50 Boehm BroderickBroderick Boehm LB 5-11 210 1Fr. Lincoln Neb. Southeast
37 Bondi MauroMauro Bondi PK 6-00 190 1Fr. Boca Raton Fla. West Boca Raton
9 Broekemeier TysonTyson Broekemeier QB 175 1Fr. Aurora Neb. Aurora
22 Burkhead RexRex Burkhead IB 5-11 210 5Jr. Plano Texas Plano Senior High
46 Burtch SamSam Burtch WR 6-03 175 1Fr. Murdock Neb. Elmwood-Murdock
58 Caputo MikeMike Caputo OL 275 7Sr. Omaha Neb. Millard North
15 Carnes BrionBrion Carnes QB 200 2RFr. Bradenton Fla. Manatee
7 Carter JosephJoseph Carter DE 6-05 250 5Jr. Jackson S.C. Chaffey College, Silver Bluff
8 Cassidy AustinAustin Cassidy S 210 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. Southwest
51 Chapek BrandonBrandon Chapek OL 6-05 305 3So. Wahoo Neb. Bishop Neumann
77 Choi Seung HoonSeung Hoon Choi OL 6-02 290 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. Christian
51 Compton WillWill Compton LB 6-02 230 5Jr. Bonne Terre Mo. North County
6 Cooper CoreyCorey Cooper S 210 2RFr. Maywood Ill. Proviso East
1 Cooper KhiryKhiry Cooper WR 6-02 195 5Jr. Shreveport La. Calvary Baptist Academy
81 Cotton BenBen Cotton TE 6-06 255 5Jr. Ames Iowa Ames
68 Cotton JakeJake Cotton OL 6-06 295 2RFr. Lincoln Neb. Southeast
94 Crick JaredJared Crick DT 6-06 285 7Sr. Cozad Neb. Cozad
67 Criss ScottScott Criss OL 6-03 270 3So. Omaha Neb. Wyoming, Creighton Prep
27 Damkroger JonJon Damkroger P 185 7Sr. Firth Neb. Nebraska-Omaha, Norris
4 David LavonteLavonte David LB 225 7Sr. Miami Fla. Ft. Scott CC, Northwestern HS
13 Davie DanielDaniel Davie DB 185 1Fr. Beatrice Neb. Beatrice
31 Dean JaseJase Dean CB 6-00 200 5Jr. Bridgeport Neb. Bridgeport
15 Dennard AlfonzoAlfonzo Dennard CB 5-10 205 7Sr. Rochelle Ga. Wilcox County
87 Dixon TaylorTaylor Dixon WR 5-11 195 5Jr. Wauneta Neb. Wauneta-Palisade
32 Ebke JimJim Ebke LB 6-00 205 7Sr. Lincoln Neb. South Dakota State, East
18 Enunwa QuincyQuincy Enunwa WR 6-02 210 3So. Moreno Valley Calif. Rancho Verde
17 Evans CianteCiante Evans CB 5-11 185 3So. Arlington Texas Juan Seguin
88 Evans TylerTyler Evans WR 195 2RFr. Waverly Neb. Waverly
25 Felici JoeyJoey Felici DB 5-09 175 2RFr. Omaha Neb. Millard South
42 Fisher SeanSean Fisher LB 6-06 235 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Millard North
30 Foster DerekDerek Foster DB 5-11 190 2RFr. Elm Creek Neb. Elm Creek
95 Gangwish JackJack Gangwish LB 6-02 225 1Fr. Wood River Neb. Wood River
80 Gdowski AndyAndy Gdowski DE 6-03 255 2RFr. Grand Island Neb. Grand Island
11 Gilleylen CurenskiCurenski Gilleylen IB 6-00 215 7Sr. Leander Texas Leander
2 Green AaronAaron Green IB 5-11 190 1Fr. San Antonio Texas Madison
11 Green AndrewAndrew Green CB 6-00 190 3So. San Antonio Texas Madison
50 Hardrick JermarcusJermarcus Hardrick OL 6-07 320 7Sr. Batesville Miss. Fort Scott CC, South Panola
54 Hayes AaronAaron Hayes OL 6-03 265 1Fr. Elkhorn Neb. Elkhorn
5 Heard BraylonBraylon Heard IB 5-11 180 1Fr. Youngstown Ohio Cardinal Mooney
35 Holt AndrewAndrew Holt DB 6-00 200 2RFr. Lee’s Summitt Mo. West
85 Hyland KCKC Hyland WR 6-06 215 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. Pius X
72 Jackson JustinJustin Jackson DL 6-03 270 5Jr. Roca Neb. Norris
29 Jameson SethSeth Jameson DB 200 3So. Southlake Texas Southlake Carroll
16 Jean-Baptiste StanleyStanley Jean-Baptiste CB 6-03 220 3So. Miami Fla. Fort Scott CC, Westlake Prep
28 Jones AustinAustin Jones IB 5-10 210 7Sr. Aurora Colo. Smoky Hill
78 Jones MarcelMarcel Jones OL 6-07 320 7Sr. Phoenix Ariz. Trevor Browne
12 Kellogg III RonRon Kellogg III QB 215 3So. Omaha Neb. Westside
89 Kerr J.T.J.T. Kerr TE 6-04 245 3So. San Diego Calif. Scripps Ranch
84 Kinnie BrandonBrandon Kinnie WR 6-03 225 7Sr. Kansas City Mo. Fort Scott CC, Grandview
52 Klachko RyanRyan Klachko OL 6-04 285 1Fr. Springfield Ill. Sacred Heart-Griffin
44 Kreikemeier MicahMicah Kreikemeier LB 6-03 220 5Jr. West Point Neb. Central Catholic
24 Kuzu MuratMurat Kuzu RB 5-11 195 1Fr. Plano Texas Plano Senior
48 Legate TylerTyler Legate FB 5-10 235 7Sr. Neligh Neb. Neligh-Oakdale
75 Lingenfelter LukeLuke Lingenfelter OL 6-04 280 7Sr. Plainview Neb. Plainview
100 Long ChrisChris Long OL 6-04 260 1Fr. Blair Neb. Blair
41 Long JakeJake Long TE 6-04 240 3So. Elkhorn Neb. Elkhorn
61 Long SpencerSpencer Long OL 6-04 305 3So. Elkhorn Neb. Elkhorn
96 Maher BrettBrett Maher P/PK 6-00 185 5Jr. Kearney Neb. Kearney
92 Mangieri P.J.P.J. Mangieri LS 6-04 240 5Jr. Peoria Ill. Dunlap
49 Manninger MattMatt Manninger LB 220 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Creighton Prep
6 Marlowe TimTim Marlowe WR 5-10 175 5Jr. Youngstown Ohio Cardinal Mooney
19 Marrow MikeMike Marrow FB 6-02 250 3So. Holland Ohio Eastern Michigan, Central Catholic
21 Marsh BronsonBronson Marsh S 6-00 200 1Fr. Omaha Neb. Millard South
46 Martin EricEric Martin DE 6-02 260 5Jr. Moreno Valley Calif. Rancho Verde
35 Martin JayJay Martin TE 6-02 230 7Sr. Waverly Neb. Waverly
3 Martinez TaylorTaylor Martinez QB 200 3So. Corona Calif. Centennial
36 May MathewMathew May LB 215 7Sr. Imperial Neb. Chase County
33 McDermott ColinColin McDermott FB 6-02 250 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Creighton Prep
89 McDermott ConorConor McDermott TE 6-02 255 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Creighton Prep
67 Meginnis SamSam Meginnis LS 6-02 230 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. East
32 Mendoza MarcusMarcus Mendoza CB 5-10 190 7Sr. Houston Texas Spring Woods
34 Meredith CameronCameron Meredith DE 6-04 260 5Jr. Huntington Beach Calif. Mater Dei
5 Mitchell JoshJosh Mitchell CB 5-11 165 2RFr. Corona Calif. Eleanor Roosevelt
68 Molek JoshJosh Molek DT 6-03 255 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Skutt Catholic
52 Moore J.C.J.C. Moore DE 6-03 265 2RFr. Fremont Neb. Fremont
90 Moore TerrenceTerrence Moore DT 6-03 290 7Sr. New Orleans La. McDonogh 35
73 Moore TylerTyler Moore OL 6-06 290 1Fr. Clearwater Fla. Countryside
74 Moudy MikeMike Moudy OL 6-05 305 2RFr. Castle Rock Colo. Douglas County
69 Nickens BrodrickBrodrick Nickens OL 6-05 300 3So. Alliance Neb. Alliance
29 Okafor CollinsCollins Okafor IB 225 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Westside
12 Osborne CourtneyCourtney Osborne S 6-03 200 5Jr. Garland Texas South Garland
21 Osborne StevenSteven Osborne WR 6-04 210 5Jr. Garland Texas South Garland
56 Pelini MarkMark Pelini OL 6-00 285 2RFr. Youngstown Ohio Cardinal Mooney
62 Pensick ColeCole Pensick OL 6-02 275 3So. Lincoln Neb. Northeast
66 Price GivensGivens Price OL 6-04 275 1Fr. Houston Texas Alief Taylor
76 Qvale BrentBrent Qvale OL 6-07 320 3So. Williston N.D. Williston
53 Randle ThadThad Randle DT 300 3So. Galena Park Texas North Shore
25 Reed KylerKyler Reed TE 6-03 230 5Jr. Shawnee Kan. St. Thomas Aquinas
65 Reeves RyneRyne Reeves OL 6-03 300 1Fr. Crete Neb. Crete
19 Richards WilWil Richards S 5-11 195 3So. Lee’s Summit Mo. Lee’s Summit West
26 Ridder AnthonyAnthony Ridder QB 6-02 195 1Fr. West Point Neb. West Point Central Catholic
36 Ridder EddieEddie Ridder TE 6-06 225 1Fr. Elkhorn Neb. Mount Michael Benedictine
43 Roach TrevorTrevor Roach LB 6-02 235 2RFr. Elkhorn Neb. Elkhorn
63 Rodriguez AndrewAndrew Rodriguez OL 6-06 325 3So. Aurora Neb. Aurora
97 Rome ChaseChase Rome DT 6-03 295 2RFr. Columbia Mo. Rock Bridge
59 Sailors WillWill Sailors OL 6-03 255 1Fr. Lincoln Neb. Northeast
41 Santos DavidDavid Santos LB 6-00 205 1Fr. Spring Texas Klein Collins
71 Sirles JeremiahJeremiah Sirles OL 6-06 320 3So. Lakewood Colo. Bear Creek
22 Slaughter DerekDerek Slaughter LB 5-11 195 1Fr. Pelham Ala. Pelham
13 Smith P.J.P.J. Smith S 6-02 210 5Jr. River Ridge La. John Curtis
3 Stafford DaimionDaimion Stafford S 210 5Jr. Norco Calif Chaffey College, Norco
59 Starkebaum ColbyColby Starkebaum LB 220 3So. Sterling Colo. Sterling
55 Steinkuhler BakerBaker Steinkuhler DT 6-06 290 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. Southwest
57 Sterup ZachZach Sterup OL 6-08 275 1Fr. Hastings Neb. Hastings St. Cecilia
38 Stoddard GrahamGraham Stoddard LB 6-02 235 5Jr. Lincoln Neb. Southwest
98 Sutton DavidDavid Sutton TE 6-03 240 1Fr. Lincoln Neb Southeast
40 Taylor ZachZach Taylor IB 6-00 210 2RFr. Lincoln Neb. Southeast
79 Thompson BrandonBrandon Thompson OL 6-06 300 5Jr. The Woodlands Texas The Woodlands
37 Thomsen KevinKevin Thomsen TE 6-02 245 7Sr. Elkhorn Neb. Elkhorn
23 Thorell LanceLance Thorell DB 200 7Sr. Loomis Neb. Loomis
59 Thorson BrianBrian Thorson OL 6-03 280 5Jr. Omaha Neb. Millard North
10 Turner JamalJamal Turner WR 180 1Fr. Arlington Texas Sam Houston
61 Uher JeffJeff Uher DT 275 2RFr. Omaha Neb. Creighton Prep
91 Vestal DonovanDonovan Vestal DE 6-05 250 2RFr. Arlington Texas Bowie
16 Wade YusefYusef Wade DB 5-10 185 2RFr. Lincoln Neb. North Star
14 Ward LesterLester Ward FB 6-03 230 5Jr. Brenham Texas Brenham
10 Washington DijonDijon Washington CB 6-00 190 3So. Lawndale Calif. Leuzinger
45 Whaley AlonzoAlonzo Whaley LB 235 5Jr. Madisonville Texas Madisonville
24 Williams AustinAustin Williams DB 6-00 190 2RFr. Omaha Neb. Burke
98 Williams JoshJosh Williams DE 6-04 260 5Jr. Denton Texas Ryan
92 Williams KevinKevin Williams DT 6-02 270 1Fr. Holland Ohio Springfield
26 Wullenwaber TylerTyler Wullenwaber WR 195 2RFr. Utica Neb. Centennial
30 Wynne Jr. RichardRichard Wynne Jr. IB 5-09 170 1Fr. Omaha Neb. Creighton Prep
31 Zimmerer C.J.C.J. Zimmerer FB 6-00 235 3So. Omaha Neb. Gross

Coaching Staff

Bo Pelini - Head Coach
Carl Pelini - Defensive Coordinator
John Papuchis - Coordinator
Tim Beck - Assistant coach
Ross Els - Assistant Coach
Rich Fisher - Assistant Coach
John Garrison - Assistant Coach
Corey Raymond
Barney Cotton - Assistant Coach
Ron Brown - Assistant Coach