Honors & Awards
Redshirt freshman Harrison Jordan will enter fall camp with a goal of earning playing time at fullback in 2014. The 5-10, 235-pound Jordan redshirted in his first season in the Nebraska program and will enter this season as one of the top options behind junior Andy Janovich, who has been a regular at fullback the past two seasons. A walk-on from Omaha, Jordan earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll each of his first two semesters. He carries a 3.689 cumulative grade-point average.
Jordan sat out as a redshirt and worked on the scout team offense.
Before Nebraska (Westside HS)
Jordan was a two-way standout at Westside High School, excelling as a fullback and linebacker for Coach Brett Froendt. As a senior, Jordan had 78 tackles, including 54 solo stops, and added four sacks and two fumble recoveries. He also carried the ball 16 times for 63 yards and two touchdowns. Jordan was a second-team All-Nebraska and second-team Super State choice as a linebacker. He also earned first-team Class A all-state honors from the Lincoln Journal Star and first-team All-Metro accolades from the Omaha World-Herald. Jordan also drew interest from North Dakota State, South Dakota, Augustana and Wayne State.
Jordan is the son of Biz and Kristina Jordan, and was born on Dec. 17, 1994. Jordan is majoring in business administration. He has volunteered his time with Uplifting Athletes, Husker Heroes, Husker Hotline and team hospital visits.