#97 Logan Rath
Position: Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 280
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Aurora, Neb.
High School: Giltner
Other College: South Dakota State

Honors & Awards

  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2013; Spring 2014)

2014 Outlook
Sophomore defensive lineman Logan Rath made a push for playing time with an impressive showing during spring practice. The 6-4, 280-pound Rath added depth in a group of young and talented defensive linemen and could see the field this fall. A native of Aurora, Neb., Rath sat out the 2013 season at Nebraska after transferring from South Dakota State.

Rath has been strong in the classroom at Nebraska, carrying a 3.416 cumulative grade-point average in agricultural economics.

2013 (Redshirt Freshman)
Rath sat out the 2013 season after transferring from South Dakota State

Before Nebraska (South Dakota State/Giltner HS)
Rath redshirted during the 2012 season at South Dakota State, while working on the defensive line. At Giltner High School, Rath played eight-man football and helped the Hornets to a 10-0 start in 2011, before falling to Howells, 26-20, in the D-2 state quarterfinal. Rath was a two-time first-team all-state selection and a three-time all-district pick at Giltner.

Rath is the son of Jack and Gail Rath, and was born on April 7, 1993. Rath is majoring in agricultural economics and earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll each of his first two semesters at Nebraska. Rath has volunteered his time with Husker Heroes, Husker Hotline and team hospital visits.