Honors & Awards
• Three Letters (2010, 2011, 2012)
• 2012 Kleberg Bank College Classic All-Tournament Team
• Academic All-Big Ten (2012)
• Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2012)
2012: Bryan Peters played in 30 games, including 23 starts, as a junior in 2012 • Was named to the Kleberg Bank College Classic All-Tournament Team after going 6-for-13, including a double, over four games in Corpus Christi, Texas • Started the season ranked fifth in the NU record book with 36 career hit-by-pitches • Moved up one spot to fourth with seven HBP's on the season • Went 1-for-1 with a run scored at Michigan on May 17 to help the Huskers post a 15-2 win the series opener and secure a bid to the Big Ten Tournament • Started at second base against Illinois on March 24 and went 1-for-3 with a pair of RBI • Drove in a run and went 2-for-4 against Louisiana Tech on March 17 • Scored one run in five straight games from March 4 through March 12 • Pounded out a career-high four hits, including two doubles, and scored three runs in a 15-0 win over Utah on Feb. 25 • Went 2-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored in the second game of the year against Gonzaga on Feb. 18 in Peoria, Ariz.
2011: Peters was one of three players in 2011 to start all 55 games for the Huskers, all at second base • Led the Huskers in stolen bases (12), hit-by-pitches (18) and sacrifice bunts (18), while also ranking third on the team in runs (39) and fourth on the team in hits (57), RBIs (30) and doubles (10) • Posted a .273 average on the season and produced 14 multi-hit games, including four games with three hits • Ended the season with a 6-for-11 (.545) performance in three games against Missouri, including a 3-for-4 night with two runs and an RBI in the series opener • Made the most of his one hit against Creighton on May 10 with a two-RBI bases-loaded double in the sixth inning that plated NU’s first two runs during a five-run inning • Went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and two stolen bases in a 7-3 win over Iowa on April 26 • Hit .363 (4-for-11) during the Kansas series in Lawrence, including his second home run of the season in the series finale • Knocked in three RBIs and scored two runs on a 2-for-3 performance during an 8-5 win over Creighton at home on April 5 • Totaled six RBIs and scored three runs in NU’s first two games of a four-game series with North Dakota on March 18 and 19 • Led off the 11th inning against No. 5 UCLA on March 6 with his first home run of the season to send the Huskers to a 2-1 walk-off win • Went 3-for-4 with two runs, three RBIs and a double against Sam Houston State on Feb. 27 • Plated four of the Huskers’ 12 runs in a 12-8 win over Northern Colorado on Feb. 25 with three hits in six at bats • Helped the Huskers blast Missouri State, 16-4, with a pair of doubles and two RBIs.
2010: Peters saw the majority of time at second base during his freshman season, hitting .268 with 27 runs scored in 44 contests • Led NU with 18 hit-by-pitches - which ranked fifth on NU’s single-season list - and was second on the team with seven stolen bases • Closed the year with a flourish, hitting .350 (7-for-20) in his final five games, including three multi-hit efforts • Went 2-for-4 with a hit by pitch in a start against Texas Tech on May 22 • Had two doubles and matched his then career high with two RBIs at Creighton on May 18 • Went 3-for-14 with four runs scored against Southeast Missouri State, including a 2-for-5 day in the finale on May 9, as he hit in the leadoff spot the entire series • Drove in a run with an RBI double, going 1-for-3 with a HBP at Iowa on April 27 • Was 3-for-9 against Kansas and was hit by two pitches • Drove in two runs against Wichita State, going 1-for-3 and was hit by two pitches • Enjoyed a two-hit game with a stolen base in the finale at Oklahoma State on April 4 • Was 2-for-6 against North Dakota, including a 2-for-3 effort and two RBIs on March 31 • Hit .500 (5-for-10) with three runs scored and a pair of multi-hit games against No. 12 Oklahoma • Enjoyed a breakout series against Northern Colorado, hitting 5-for-7 with five runs scored and three RBIs, while also getting hit by three pitches • Put together his first career three-hit day against Northern Colorado on March 24, going 3-for-4 with two runs scored • Went 2-for-3 with three runs scored and a pair of RBIs against the Bears on March 23 • Was hit by pitch in his only plate appearance against Texas on March 21 • Was 3-for-8 with four runs scored in a sweep of Houston Baptist, including a 2-for-3 performance with a pair of runs scored on March 14 • Collected his first hit, a double, against Elon on Feb. 28 • Had an RBI and a run scored against Fresno State on Feb. 22, accounting for two of Nebraska’s four runs in a 4-2 victory.
Before Nebraska: Peters was one of Colorado’s top multi-sport athletes as he led Rocky Mountain High School to three straight Class 5A titles for Coach Scott Bullock • Was rated by Rivals.com as one of the top-100 players in the nation as a senior • Earned the Fred Steinmark Award as the top student-athlete in the state of Colorado in 2009 • Went 21-0 in his high school career, while finishing his prep career with a .430 average with 15 homers, 83 RBIs and 119 runs scored • Earned High School All-America honors from Louisville Slugger/Collegiate Baseball in 2009 after hitting .398 with nine homers and 27 RBIs, while going 7-0 on the mound with a 3.10 ERA and 58 strikeouts • Belted three homers and tossed a three-hitter against Chaparral in the state playoffs • Two-way performer who was a second-team all-state pick as a pitcher as a junior, going 5-0 with a 2.75 ERA, while hitting .436 with six homers, 27 RBIs and 41 runs scored • Started as a sophomore, going 8-0 with a 3.97 ERA, while also hitting .456 with 28 RBIs • Three-sport standout who also played football and basketball • Chosen as the Gatorade Player of the Year and Denver Post Golden Helmet winner, as he threw for 2,536 yards, 31 touchdowns and just two interceptions as a senior • Also rushed for 1,013 yards and 12 touchdowns • Ranked in the top five percent of his class and graduated with better than a 4.0 GPA.
Personal: Born on Aug. 9, 1990, in Fort Collins, Colo. • Parents are Mike and Sandy Peters • Has one older sister, Jennifer • Major is civil engineering