Honors & Awards
» Scout Team Offensive Player of the Year (2018)
Wyatt Liewer added depth to the wide receiving corps while utilizing his redshirt season in 2018.
Before Nebraska (O'Neill HS)
Liewer joined Nebraska as a two-time all-state selection from O’Neill High School, where he helped the Eagles to the Class C-1 state title in 2016. In 2017, he caught 62 passes for 787 yards and five touchdowns en route to all-state wide receiver honors from the Lincoln Journal Star and Omaha World-Herald. Liewer also compiled 184 kickoff return yards and 74 punt return yards. Defensively, Liewer tallied 102 tackles, including 51 solo stops, with 7.5 tackles for loss as a senior. Liewer had 35 catches for 606 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior and was an all-state defensive back after totaling 28 tackles and four interceptions. Liewer represented the North Squad in the 2018 Nebraska Shrine Bowl.
Liewer's father, Jaime, was a three-year letterwinner for the Huskers from 1990 to 1992 and two-year starter on the defensive line.