Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018; Spring 2018, 2019)
» Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2019)
» Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2019)
2019 Season Outlook
Sophomore Lane McCallum joined the Nebraska program in January of 2018, after transferring from the Air Force Academy. McCallum sat out the 2018 season under NCAA transfer rules and worked on the Huskers’ scout team.
This fall, the Norfolk High graduate will be expected to provide depth at safety and push for action on the Nebraska special teams’ units. McCallum has excelled in the classroom, earning a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll every semester as a business administration major.
Per NCAA rules, McCallum sat out the 2018 season after transferring from Air Force. Despite being unable to play, McCallum joined the Huskers in January of 2018 and gained valuable experience in the program while adding depth to the NU secondary.
Before Nebraska (Norfolk HS/Air Force Academy)
McCallum spent the 2017 season as a kicker at the Air Force Academy. He graduated from Norfolk High School in 2017. As a senior in 2016, McCallum was a Lincoln Journal Star Super-State selection after rushing for 1,149 yards and 13 touchdowns on offense, as he helped the Panthers to the Class A state playoffs. He also finished fourth on the team in tackles on the defensive side of the ball. An All-Nebraska kicker, McCallum holds Norfolk’s school record for points scored in a career with 354, as he made 120 of 123 extra points and 20 of 31 field goals in his career. McCallum also participated in basketball and soccer at Norfolk.
Lane was born on April 19, 1998, and is the son of Kent and Sally McCallum. He is a business administration major. Lane has volunteered with the Nebraska Football Road Race, the FCA, Operation Christmas Child, and numerous local hospital and school outreach events.