Honors & Awards
» Academic All-Big Ten (2020, 2021)
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2019, 2021; Spring 2020)

Garrett Hustedt played in one game in 2021. He made his Husker debut by appearing on special teams in the win over Fordham.

2020 (Redshirt Freshman)
Hustedt added depth at inside linebacker but did not play in a game in 2020.

2019 (Redshirt)
Hustedt, who joined the Huskers as a walk-on, redshirted in his first season at Nebraska.

Before Nebraska (Mount Michael Benedictine HS)
Hustedt joined the Nebraska program as a linebacker after a standout prep career at Mount Michael Benedictine High School. Hustedt ranked among the Class B tackle leaders in 2018, racking up 101 stops, including 44 unassisted tackles. He totaled 8.5 sacks for Coach Greg Wunderlich’s team, helping the Knights to a 6-4 record. He added 30 receptions for 401 yards and two touchdowns on offense. Hustedt was an honorable-mention Class B all-state choice by the Omaha World-Herald and Lincoln Journal Star, and was a member of the OWH’s All-Area team. In 2017, Hustedt had 95 tackles and three sacks, while adding 114 rushing yards, 436 receiving yards and two touchdowns on offense to earn honorable-mention all-state recognition. Following his career, Hustedt was selected to play in the 2019 Nebraska Shrine Bowl. Hustedt, who also saw varsity action as a sophomore, turned down scholarship offers from Augustana, Truman State, Washburn and Minnesota State-Moorhead.

Garrett is the son of Matthew and Jennifer Hustedt, and he was born on Jan. 5, 2001. Hustedt is majoring in psychology. He has volunteered his time with a Day of Service, the Nebraska Football Road Race, Husker Heroes and local hospital visits.