Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012; Spring 2013)
Redshirt freshman Spencer Lindsay will enter the fall with hopes of pushing for a role in the kicking chores on Nebraska’s special teams. A walk-on from Kearney High School, Lindsay came to Nebraska from the same high school that produced Brett Maher, who earned All-Big Ten honors as both a place-kicker and punter the past two seasons. Lindsay is off to an outstanding start in the classroom, earning a 3.763 grade-point average after two semesters at UNL.
Spencer Lindsay redshirted his first season at Nebraska.
Before Nebraska (Kearney HS)
Lindsay was one of the top kickers in Nebraska, earning honorable-mention all-state accolades from both the Lincoln Journal Star and the Omaha World-Herald as a senior. Lindsay connected on all 33 PAT attempts and was 6-of-9 on field goals with a long of 44 yards. Lindsay booted nearly 75 percent of his kickoffs for touchbacks and averaged 33.7 yards per punt. As a junior, Lindsay was 11-of-13 on field goals. He also shined at wide receiver his senior season for the Bearcats, catching 17 passes for 271 yards and two touchdowns.
Spencer is the son of Kaherine Keifer and Bill Lindsay, and he was born on Aug. 12, 1993. He earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2012-13.