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2013 Nebraska Cornhuskers football
Logo of the Nebraska athletic teams 2004-
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
DivisionLegends Division
2013 record0-0 (0-0 Big Ten)
Head coachBo Pelini (6th season)
Offensive coordinatorTim Beck (3rd season)
Offensive schemeSpread
Defensive coordinatorJohn Papuchis (2nd season)
Base defense4–3 defense
Home stadiumMemorial Stadium
(Capacity: 81,091)
Seasons
← 2012
2014 →
2013 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Legends
Iowa   0 0         0 0  
Michigan   0 0         0 0  
Michigan State   0 0         0 0  
Minnesota   0 0         0 0  
Nebraska   0 0         0 0  
Northwestern   0 0         0 0  
Leaders
Illinois   0 0         0 0  
Indiana   0 0         0 0  
Ohio State   0 0         0 0  
Penn State*   0 0         0 0  
Purdue   0 0         0 0  
Wisconsin   0 0         0 0  
Championship: December 7, 2013
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
  • Penn State ineligible for conference championship game and post-season bowl games due to NCAA sanctions
    As of December 7, 2012 • Rankings from AP Poll

The 2013 Nebraska Cornhuskers football team will represent the University of Nebraska in the 2013 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The team will be coached by Bo Pelini and play their home games at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, Nebraska.

Before the seasonEdit

RecruitingEdit

Scholarship recruitsEdit

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
Banderas, Josh
LB
Lincoln, NE Southwest 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 220 lb (100 kg) 4.65 Apr 12,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:75px   ESPN grade: 81
Carter, Cethan
TE/FB
Metairie, LA Rummel 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) 230 lb (100 kg) 4.8 Jan 17,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Collins, Maliek
DT
Kansas City, MO Center 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 285 lb (129 kg) 4.83 Jan 6,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 79
Dixon, Tre’vell
ATH
Baldwin, LA West St. Mary 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 195 lb (88 kg) 4.48 Feb 6,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 82
Finnin, Matt
OL
Crete, IL DuPage 6 ft 8 in (203 cm) 330 lb (150 kg) N/A Jan 20,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 76
Gerry, Nathan
S/ATH
Sioux Falls, SD Washington 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 206 lb (93 kg) 4.42 Jun 6,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 76
Gladney, Kevin
WR
Akron, OH Firestone 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 175 lb (79 kg) 4.53 Jun 11,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 75
Gregory, Randy
DE
Fishers, IN Ariz. Western 6 ft 6 in (198 cm) 230 lb (100 kg) N/A Nov 1,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:75px   ESPN grade: 84
Hannon, Zach
OL
Kansas City, MO Rockhurst 6 ft 5 in (196 cm) 295 lb (134 kg) N/A Aug 8,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 77
Hart, Greg
TE
Dayton, OH Archbishop Alter 6 ft 5 in (196 cm) 225 lb (102 kg) 4.63 May 16,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 76
Johnson, Dwayne
OL
Houston, TX Bellaire 6 ft 6 in (198 cm) 275 lb (125 kg) 5.2 Feb 5,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 78
Joseph, Boaz
DB
Weston, FL Cypress Bay 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 190 lb (86 kg) N/A Jan 23,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Knevel, David
OT
Brantford Pauline Johnson 6 ft 8 in (203 cm) 290 lb (130 kg) N/A Dec 18,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 80
Kondolo, Chongo
OL
Carrollton, TX Fresno City CC 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) 290 lb (130 kg) N/A Feb 1,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 75
Love, Courtney
LB
Youngstown, OH Cardinal Mooney 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 225 lb (102 kg) 4.6 Apr 22,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 81
Martinez, Drake
S/ATH
Laguna Beach, CA Laguna Beach 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 200 lb (91 kg) 4.4 Jan 30,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 69
Maurice, Kevin
DT
Orlando, FL Freedom 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) 270 lb (120 kg) N/A Jan 4,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Miller, Gabriel
LS
Mishawaka, IN Penn 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 235 lb (107 kg) 5.28 Jun 17,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:2/5 stars   ESPN grade: 68
Mixon, Dimarya
DE
Mesquite, TX West Mesquite 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) 265 lb (120 kg) N/A Feb 3,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 75
Natter, A.J.
DE
Milton, WI Milton 6 ft 5 in (196 cm) 240 lb (110 kg) 4.7 Apr 16,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 77
Newby, Marcus
LB
North Potomac, MD Quince Orchard 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 207 lb (94 kg) 4.6 Jul 2,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:75px   ESPN grade: 82
Newby, Terrell
RB
West Hills, CA Chaminade 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) 180 lb (82 kg) N/A Jan 9,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:75px   ESPN grade: 81
Singleton, D.J.
S
Jersey City, NJ St. Peter's Prep 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 195 lb (88 kg) 4.46 Aug 21,
2011 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 80
Stanton, Johnny
QB
Rancho Santa Fe, CA Santa Margarita 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 220 lb (100 kg) N/A Jul 9,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 82
Suttles, Ernest
DE
Tampa, FL Gaither 6 ft 5 in (196 cm) 240 lb (110 kg) N/A Jan 14,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:3/5 stars   ESPN grade: 74
Taylor, Adam
RB
Katy, TX Katy 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 200 lb (91 kg) 4.5 Nov 17,
2012 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:75px   ESPN grade: 80
Overall recruiting rankings:   Rivals: 16
‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
Note: In many cases, Scout and Rivals may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
In these cases, an average of the two was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.
Sources:

Walk-on recruitsEdit

Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight 40 Commit date
Ackerman, Jordan
DE/TE
Lincoln, NE Southeast 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) 240 lb (110 kg) 4.9 Jan 16,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Bellar, Jordan
P
Norfolk, NE Norfolk Catholic 6 ft 0 in (183 cm) 165 lb (75 kg) N/A Jan 16,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Evans, Erik
TE
Waverly, NE Waverly 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) 220 lb (100 kg) 4.7 Jan 16,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Fordan, Jack
LB
Frankfort, IL Providence Catholic 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 220 lb (100 kg) N/A  
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Glaser, Dustin
OL
Flower Mound, TX Flower Mound 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) 285 lb (129 kg) N/A Jan 18,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Graeber, Steve
DT
Omaha, NE Millard North 6 ft 1 in (185 cm) 250 lb (110 kg) 4.7 Jan 18,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Jordan, Harrison
FB
Omaha, NE Westside 5 ft 10 in (178 cm) 230 lb (100 kg) 4.9 Jan 25,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Ketter, Collin
TE
Norfolk, NE Norfolk Catholic 6 ft 5 in (196 cm) 225 lb (102 kg) 4.8 Jan 16,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Kubicek, Landon
OL
Lincoln, NE Southeast 6 ft 4 in (193 cm) 290 lb (130 kg) 5.6 Jan 28,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Lewis, Spencer
WR
Papillion, NE Papillion-La Vista 6 ft 2 in (188 cm) 210 lb (95 kg) N/A Jan 17,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Schumacher, Grant
PK
Lincoln, NE Pius X 5 ft 9 in (175 cm) 155 lb (70 kg) N/A  
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Stovall, Zach
DB
Bellevue, NE Bellevue East 5 ft 11 in (180 cm) 185 lb (84 kg) 4.46 Jan 17,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Weber, Chris
LB
Omaha, NE Elkhorn 6 ft 3 in (191 cm) 200 lb (91 kg) 4.7 Jan 19,
2013 
Scout:N/A   Rivals:N/A
Overall recruiting rankings:   Rivals: 16
‡ Refers to 40 yard dash
Note: In many cases, Scout and Rivals may conflict in their listings of height, weight and 40 time.
In these cases, an average of the two was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.
Sources:


ScheduleEdit

[1]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31* Wyoming Memorial StadiumLincoln, NE     -
September 7* Southern Miss Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE     -
September 14* UCLA Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE     -
September 21* South Dakota State Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE     -
October 5 Illinois Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE     -
October 12 Purdue Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN     -
October 26 Minnesota TCF Bank StadiumMinneapolis, MN     -
November 2 Northwestern Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE     -
November 9 Michigan Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI     -
November 16 Michigan State Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE     -
November 23 Penn State Beaver StadiumUniversity Park, PA     -
November 30 Iowa Memorial Stadium • Lincoln, NE (Heroes Game)     -
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Central Time.

Roster and coaching staffEdit

2013 Nebraska Cornhuskers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
IB 8 Abdullah, AmeerAmeer Abdullah Jr
WR 7 Allen, TaariqTaariq Allen So
QB 4 Armstrong Jr., TommyTommy Armstrong Jr. RFr
WR 80 Bell, KennyKenny Bell Jr
TE 83 Blum, JaredJared Blum RFr
QB 9 Broekemeier, TysonTyson Broekemeier So
WR 46 Burtch, SamSam Burtch So
WR 15 Carnes, BrionBrion Carnes Jr
OL 51 Chapek, BrandonBrandon Chapek Sr
FB 34 Collins, CarsonCarson Collins RFr
OL 68 Cotton, JakeJake Cotton Jr
TE 84 Cotton, SamSam Cotton RFr
OL 67 Criss, ScottScott Criss Sr
IB 32 Cross, ImaniImani Cross So
WR 18 Enunwa, QuincyQuincy Enunwa Sr
WR 88 Evans, TylerTyler Evans Jr
WR 27 Foltz, SamSam Foltz RFr
TE 42 Foster, TreyTrey Foster RFr
IB 23 Frazier, KingKing Frazier RFr
QB 17 Fyfe, RykerRyker Fyfe RFr
IB 5 Heard, BraylonBraylon Heard Jr
WR 45 Hovey, LaneLane Hovey RFr
FB 35 Janovich, AndyAndy Janovich So
OL 50 Johns, GarretGarret Johns RFr
QB 12 Kellogg III, RonRon Kellogg III Sr
OL 53 Kucera, AdamAdam Kucera So
IB 24 Kuzu, MuratMurat Kuzu So
OL 75 Long, ChrisChris Long So
TE 41 Long, JakeJake Long Sr
OL 61 Long, SpencerSpencer Long Sr
FB 19 Marrow, MikeMike Marrow Sr
QB 3 Martinez, TaylorTaylor Martinez Sr
WR 2 Moore, AlonzoAlonzo Moore RFr
OL 74 Moudy, MikeMike Moudy Jr
IB 29 Nabity, GrahamGraham Nabity RFr
IB 39 Nelson, JordanJordan Nelson RFr
OL 69 Nickens, BrodrickBrodrick Nickens Sr
OL 54 Painter, RobbyRobby Painter RFr
OL 56 Pelini, MarkMark Pelini Jr
OL 62 Pensick, ColeCole Pensick Sr
OL 78 Price, GivensGivens Price So
OL 76 Qvale, BrentBrent Qvale Sr
OL 65 Reeves, RyneRyne Reeves So
WR 44 Reilly, BrandonBrandon Reilly RFr
TE 98 Ridder, EddieEddie Ridder So
OL 63 Rodriguez, AndrewAndrew Rodriguez Sr
OL 59 Sailors, WillWill Sailors So
OL 71 Sirles, JeremiahJeremiah Sirles Sr
OL 57 Sterup, ZachZach Sterup So
TE 86 Sutton, DavidDavid Sutton So
OL 55 Thurston, PaulPaul Thurston RFr
WR 10 Turner, JamalJamal Turner Jr
OL 66 Utter, DylanDylan Utter RFr
WR 1 Westerkamp, JordanJordan Westerkamp RFr
OL 58 Whitaker, CoreyCorey Whitaker RFr
QB 16 Williams, EvanEvan Williams RFr
WR 82 Wullenwaber, TylerTyler Wullenwaber Jr
WR 30 Wynne Jr., RichardRichard Wynne Jr. So
FB 31 Zimmerer, C.J.C.J. Zimmerer Sr
OL 63 Rodriguez, AndrewAndrew Rodriguez So
OL 59 Sailors, WillWill Sailors Fr
OL 71 Sirles, JeremiahJeremiah Sirles So
OL 57 Sterup, ZachZach Sterup Fr
TE 98 Sutton, DavidDavid Sutton Fr
IB 40 Taylor, ZachZach Taylor RFr
OL 79 Thompson, BrandonBrandon Thompson Jr
TE 37 Thomsen, KevinKevin Thomsen Sr
OL 59 Thorson, BrianBrian Thorson Jr
WR 10 Turner, JamalJamal Turner Fr
FB 14 Ward, LesterLester Ward Jr
IB 30 Wynne Jr., RichardRichard Wynne Jr. Fr
FB 31 Zimmerer, C.J.C.J. Zimmerer So
IB 14 Ward, LesterLester Ward Jr
TE 47 Wells, BrettBrett Wells So
WR 26 Wullenwaber, TylerTyler Wullenwaber RFr
RB Wynee Jr., RichardRichard Wynee Jr. Fr
FB 31 Zimmerer, C.J.C.J. Zimmerer So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 33 Afalava, JaredJared Afalava RFr
DB 18 Alexander, LeRoyLeRoy Alexander RFr
LB 8 Anderson, ZaireZaire Anderson Jr
DE 9 Ankrah, JasonJason Ankrah Sr
DE 47 Ashburn, WalkerWalker Ashburn Jr
LB 28 Brown, ThomasThomas Brown RFr
S 6 Cooper, CoreyCorey Cooper Jr
DT 96 Curry, AaronAaron Curry So
CB 23 Davie, DanielDaniel Davie So
DE 88 Dzuris, RossRoss Dzuris RFr
CB 17 Evans, CianteCiante Evans Sr
CB 25 Felici, JoeyJoey Felici Jr
CB 30 Foster, DerekDerek Foster Jr
LB 95 Gangwish, JackJack Gangwish So
CB 11 Green, AndrewAndrew Green Sr
DT 99 Guy, JayJay Guy Jr
CB 27 Jackson, CharlesCharles Jackson So
S 1 Jackson, HarveyHarvey Jackson Jr
CB 29 Jameson, SethSeth Jameson Sr
CB 16 Jean-Baptiste, StanleyStanley Jean-Baptiste Sr
LB 54 McCann, MitchMitch McCann RFr
DE 90 McMullen, GregGreg McMullen RFr
CB 5 Mitchell, JoshJosh Mitchell Jr
DE 94 Moss, AveryAvery Moss RFr
DT 48 Okuyemi, TobiTobi Okuyemi Jr
LB 40 Pirman, MaxMax Pirman So
DT 53 Randle, ThadThad Randle Sr
S 19 Richards, WilWil Richards Sr
CB 22 Ridder, AnthonyAnthony Ridder So
LB 43 Roach, TrevorTrevor Roach Jr
DT 97 Rome, ChaseChase Rome Jr
CB 14 Rose, JonathanJonathan Rose So
LB 15 Rose, MichaelMichael Rose RFr
LB 41 Santos, DavidDavid Santos So
CB 4 Seisay, MohammedMohammed Seisay Sr
LB 56 Simpson, BradBrad Simpson RFr
LB 59 Starkebaum, ColbyColby Starkebaum Sr
DT 61 Uher, JeffJeff Uher Jr
DT 98 Valentine, VincentVincent Valentine RFr
DE 91 Vestal, DonovanDonovan Vestal Jr
CB 26 Wade, YusefYusef Wade Jr
DB 24 Williams, AustinAustin Williams Jr
DT 92 Williams, KevinKevin Williams So
DT 97 Rome, ChaseChase Rome RFr
LB 41 Santos, DavidDavid Santos Fr
LB 22 Slaughter, DerekDerek Slaughter Fr
S 13 Smith, P.J.P.J. Smith Jr
S 3 Stafford, DaimionDaimion Stafford Jr
LB 59 Starkebaum, ColbyColby Starkebaum So
LB 38 Stoddard, GrahamGraham Stoddard Jr
DB 23 Thorell, LanceLance Thorell Sr
DT 61 Uher, JeffJeff Uher RFr
DE 91 Vestal, DonovanDonovan Vestal RFr
DB 16 Wade, YusefYusef Wade RFr
CB 10 Washington, DijonDijon Washington So
LB 45 Whaley, AlonzoAlonzo Whaley Jr
DB 24 Williams, AustinAustin Williams RFr
DE 98 Williams, JoshJosh Williams Jr
DT 92 Williams, KevinKevin Williams Fr
DL 61 Uher, JeffJeff Uher RFr
DE 91 Vestal, DonovanDonovan Vestal RFr
DB 38 Wade, YusefYusef Wade RFr
CB 10 Washington, DijonDijon Washington So
LB 45 Whaley, AlonzoAlonzo Whaley Jr
DB 24 Williams, AustinAustin Williams RFr
DE 98 Williams, JoshJosh Williams Jr
DT Williams, KevinKevin Williams Fr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
PK 37 Bondi, MauroMauro Bondi So
PK 95 Lindsay, SpencerSpencer Lindsay RFr
LS 97 Rotherham, JosephJoseph Rotherham So
LS 97 Rotherham, JosephJoseph Rotherham Fr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches
  • Tim Beck
       3rd season as OC/QB coach
       6th year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: UCF
  • John Papuchis
       2nd season as DC coach
       6th year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Virginia Tech
  • Ron Brown
       3rd season as RB coach
       23rd year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Brown
  • Barney Cotton
       1st season as AHC/TE coach
       7th year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Nebraska
  • Ross Els
       3rd season as LB coach
       3rd year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Nebraska-Omaha
  • Rich Fisher
       3rd season as WR coach
       3rd year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Colorado
  • John Garrison
       1st season as OL coach
       3rd year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Nebraska
  • Rick Kaczenski
       2nd season as DL coach
       2nd year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Notre Dame
  • James Dobson
       6th season as S&C coach
       6th year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Wisconsin
  • Terry Joseph
       2nd season as Sec coach
       3rd year at Nebraska
       Alma mater: Northwestern State

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt

Roster
Last update: 2013-02-05

Game notesEdit

WyomingEdit

Wyoming at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
Wyoming 0
Nebraska 0

[2]

Southern MissEdit

Southern Miss at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
Southern Miss 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: September 7
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]

UCLAEdit

UCLA at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
UCLA 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: September 14
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]

South Dakota StateEdit

South Dakota State at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
South Dakota State 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: September 21
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]

IllinoisEdit

Illinois at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
Illinois 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: October 5
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]

PurdueEdit

Nebraska at Purdue
by Quarter1234 Total
Nebraska 0
Purdue 0

[2]

MinnesotaEdit

Nebraska at Minnesota
by Quarter1234 Total
Nebraska 0
Minnesota 0

[2]

NorthwesternEdit

Northwestern at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
Northwestern 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: November 2
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]

MichiganEdit

Nebraska at Michigan
by Quarter1234 Total
Nebraska 0
Michigan 0

[2]

Michigan StateEdit

Michigan State at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
Michigan State 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: November 16
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]

Penn StateEdit

Nebraska at Penn State
by Quarter1234 Total
Nebraska 0
Penn State 0

[2]

IowaEdit

Iowa at Nebraska
by Quarter1234 Total
Iowa 0
Nebraska 0
  • Date: November 30
  • Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Game attendance: -

[2]


RankingsEdit


ReferencesEdit

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