2015 recruits »

Avery Anderson 6/1 172
Colorado Springs, CO S
Jalin Barnett 6/4 315
Lawton, OK OL
Khalil Davis 6/3 270
Blue Springs, MO DT
Carlos Davis 6/3 275
Blue Springs, MO DT
Michael Decker 6/4 280
Omaha, NE OL
Tyrin Ferguson 6/2 205
New Orleans, LA LB
Christian Gaylord 6/6 270
Baldwin City, KS OL
Eric Lee 5/10 175
Highlands Ranch, CO CB
Nekyle Lundie 6/2 215
Tucker, GA WR
Stanley Morgan 6/1 185
New Orleans, LA WR
DaiShon Neal 6/7 240
Omaha, NE DE
Devine Ozigbo 5/11 225
Sachse, TX RB
Matt Snyder 6/5 245
San Ramon, CA TE
Aaron Williams 5/11 185
Atlanta, GA DB
Dedrick Young 6/1 215
Peoria, AZ ATH

Husker rosters »

From 1984-2012, all Huskers are listed in the year in which they first appear on the official Nebraska football roster (Redshirts show up in the year following their non-playing redshirt year, and are denoted as a redshirt freshman). Players added later are associated with the year in which they first commit to play for or enroll at NU.

All information based on Huskers.com official rosters or local reports.


Visit yields no new commits but fortifies Davis twins’ pledge

via Omaha.com

No new commits immediately came out of the biggest recruiting weekend of new Nebraska coach Mike Riley’s tenure, but the event hit a crucial mark in impressing two of the players already in the Huskers’ 2015 class.

Davis family enjoys meet-and-greet at Nebraska

via Omaha.com

Nebraska football knew heading into a big recruiting weekend that one of its most important tasks was to make sure twin defensive tackles Carlos and Khalil Davis felt at home in Lincoln with the new coaching staff. The Blue Springs, Missouri stars have been hotly pursued by home-state Missouri over the last month, among other schools.

Reuben Jones commits to Michigan, Emmanuel Olenga decommits from ECU

via Omaha.com

Nebraska officially lost former defensive end commit Reuben Jones for good Saturday when the Lakeland (Florida) Lake Gibson talent committed to Michigan while on his official visit. But defensive end Emmanuel Olenga decommitted from ECU and will visit NU next week.

A tale of Husker recruiting, as told through Twitter

via Omaha.com

It's a big weekend for Nebraska football. The Husker staff is hosting a lot of commits and prospects on official visits. But what does an official visit include? Well, as part of the Nebraska staff's new pull-back-the-curtain philosophy, we'll let the recruits, coaches and NU personnel tell you themselves.

McKewon: A refreshing view on recruiting for Nebraska

via Omaha.com

A 45-minute meeting with NU’s two new recruiting masterminds — Ryan Gunderson, director of player personnel, and Andy Vaughn, director of recruiting and football operations — gives off a fresh, excited, proactive attitude.

Visit will let targets build rapport with entire Husker staff

via Omaha.com

As Nebraska football’s new coaching staff prepares for its biggest recruiting weekend of its still-young tenure, the goal is clear: The Huskers want players who committed during the Bo Pelini era — and guys who are still looking at NU — to get more comfortable with the coaching staff that Mike Riley has now finalized with the hiring of Keith Williams.

Satellite camps will be part of Nebraska's strategy

via Omaha.com

Why spend all the time, energy and effort trying to persuade a talented kid from California to come to your camp at Oregon State when one of your coaches can be an instructor (and an evaluator) for a day a few miles from the recruit's house?

It's not all about star ratings, and here's proof

via Omaha.com

To give you a sense of how important development of talent is to unlocking true potential, I give you the Rivals star rating for each of the seven Big Ten players appearing in ESPN NFL draft analyst Todd McShay's Top 32 2015 prospects as of Jan. 15.

Huskers selling staff, 'trust' on big visit weekends

via Omaha.com

Nebraska's mission this weekend is locked in. The Huskers want players who committed during the Bo Pelini era — and guys who are still looking at NU — to get more comfortable with the coaching staff that Mike Riley has now finalized with the hiring of Keith Williams.

500-mile radius will be Nebraska's first focus

via Omaha.com

Ryan Gunderson, NU's director of player personnel, had a great quote Wednesday. A genuine peek into his competitive approach toward recruiting, and what he thinks it'll take to do it successfully at Nebraska.

Nebraska looking at tight numbers to finish 2015 class

via Omaha.com

Nebraska football has a clear new direction about long-term recruiting philosophy under Mike Riley, who has in part charged director of player personnel Ryan Gunderson and director of recruiting and football operations Andy Vaughn with executing it.

Husker commit Reuben Jones thrilled to host Jim Harbaugh

via Omaha.com

It's been known for a while that Reuben Jones has been wavering on his commitment to Nebraska, especially since Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has started pursuing the defensive end. But on Wednesday, that became more clear.

Introducing Nebraska's new recruiting masterminds

via Omaha.com

For 45 minutes Wednesday morning, the two men in charge of Nebraska's recruiting department — key architects of NU's strategy and vision going forward — sat down with reporters.

TBL: Mike'l Severe, Joe Ganz discuss Husker recruiting

via Omaha.com

"The Bottom Line" host Mike'l Severe and guest co-host Joe Ganz discussed various topics Tuesday, including a lengthy talk about Nebraska football recruiting.

Husker commit Matt Snyder taking visit to Michigan

via Omaha.com

Nebraska 2015 tight end commit Matt Snyder confirmed to Nebraska via message Monday night that he's taking an official visit to Michigan this weekend.

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Tracking the recruits

Where have NU's recruits come from? Hover over a state in the map below to see how many commits NU has signed from each state going back to 1984.

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Top high schools

Which schools are producing the most Cornhuskers? See the chart below for the Top 10 since 1984.

  • Southeast (Lincoln)

    33
  • Central (Omaha)

    23
  • Creighton Prep (Omaha)

    21
  • Grand Island (Grand Island)

    19
  • Millard North (Omaha)

    19
  • East (Lincoln)

    16
  • Northeast (Lincoln)

    16
  • Elkhorn (Elkhorn)

    14
  • Westside (Omaha)

    13
  • Columbus (Columbus)

    12