|High School:||Norfolk Catholic|
Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor (Spring 2014)
Connor Ketter enters his junior season hoping to compete for playing time at tight end, a position that returns senior veterans Cethan Carter, Sam Cotton and Trey Foster. Ketter has good size and strength for the tight end spot, checking in at 6-5 and 245 pounds. Ketter joined the Huskers as a walk on from prep powerhouse Norfolk Catholic.
Ketter was a reserve tight end, but did not play in a game.
2014 (Redshirt Freshman)
Ketter provided depth at tight end, but did not see game action in 2014.
Ketter redshirted in his first season and worked on the scout team offense.
Before Nebraska (Norfolk Catholic HS)
Ketter was a versatile two-way player for Coach Jeff Bellar at Norfolk Catholic. Ketter was a two-time all-state selection who helped his team to three consecutive Class C-1 state titles. As a senior, Ketter had 17 receptions for 262 yards and seven touchdowns, while posting 89 tackles, six sacks and two fumble recoveries. He was a first-team Class C-1 all-state pick by the Omaha World-Herald, while the Lincoln Journal Star named him to its second-team Super State squad and made him the honorary captain of its Class C-1 all-state team.
As a junior, Ketter caught 18 passes for 256 yards and three touchdowns and had 91 tackles, including seven for loss, and three sacks. He was a second-team Super State choice in 2011, and earned first-team C-1 honors from both the Journal Star and World-Herald.
The son of Doug Ketter, Connor was born on Feb. 21, 1995. He is a nutrition science major and earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll during the spring semester of 2014. He has volunteered his time with Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Uplifting Athletes and local hospital visits.