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1998 Nebraska Cornhuskers Roster

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Record: 9-4, .692 W-L% (27th of 112) ▪ Rank: 19th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 12 (North Division)  ▪ Conference Record: 5-3 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Frank Solich (9-4)

PS/G: 31.0 (28th of 112) ▪ PA/G: 15.8 (12th of 112)
SRS: 16.60 (8th of 112) ▪ SOS: 6.52 (6th of 112)

Bowl Game: Lost Holiday Bowl 23-20 versus Arizona


  • Roster includes most starters and key reserves.
  • Starters are marked with an asterisk (*).
  • Read more about our data coverage.

Partial Roster

Player Class Pos Summary
Bobby Newcombe* QB 50 Cmp, 79 Att, 712 Yds, 1 TD
Monte Christo QB 19 Cmp, 28 Att, 261 Yds, 2 TD
Eric Crouch QB 49 Cmp, 101 Att, 601 Yds, 4 TD
Jay Runty QB
Correll Buckhalter* RB 142 Att, 799 Yds, 5.6 Avg
Joel Makovicka* RB 97 Att, 458 Yds, 4.7 Avg
Dan Alexander RB 70 Att, 369 Yds, 5.3 Avg
DeAngelo Evans RB 38 Att, 218 Yds, 5.7 Avg
Nick Gragert RB 1 Att, 3 Yds, 3.0 Avg
Ben Kingston RB 3 Att, 9 Yds, 3.0 Avg
Billy Legate RB 5 Att, 28 Yds, 5.6 Avg
Willie Miller RB 19 Att, 96 Yds, 5.1 Avg
Travis Soucie RB 1 Att, 7 Yds, 7.0 Avg
Jeremy Stanislav RB 1 Att, 1 Yds, 1.0 Avg
Alik Tillery RB 1 Att, 3 Yds, 3.0 Avg
Dan White RB 7 Att, 27 Yds, 3.9 Avg
Kenny Cheatham* WR 13 Rec, 155 Yds, 11.9 Avg
Shevin Wiggins* WR 22 Rec, 326 Yds, 14.8 Avg
Lance Brown WR 3 Rec, 24 Yds, 8.0 Avg
Matt Davison WR 32 Rec, 394 Yds, 12.3 Avg
Billy Haafke WR 6 Rec, 54 Yds, 9.0 Avg
Frankie London WR
Sheldon Jackson* TE 19 Rec, 343 Yds, 18.1 Avg
T.J. DeBates TE 1 Rec, 16 Yds, 16.0 Avg
Tracey Wistrom TE 2 Rec, 84 Yds, 42.0 Avg
Ben Gessford* OL
Josh Heskew* OL
Adam Julich* OL
Jason Schwab* OL
James Sherman* OL
Russ Hochstein OL
Dominic Raiola OL
Loran Kaiser* DL
Chris Kelsay* DL
Mike Rucker* DL
Jason Wiltz* DL
Kyle Vanden Bosch DL
Jay Foreman* LB
Eric Johnson* LB
Tony Ortiz* LB
Brian Shaw LB
Mike Brown* DB
Ralph Brown* DB
Clint Finley* DB
Erwin Swiney* DB
Keyuo Craver DB
Joe Walker DB