Players and coach Rod Carey visit children at Baptist Children Hospital
2012: Played in three games as a redshirt sophomore offensive guard. Saw action in the UT Martin (9-8), Buffalo (10-13) and UMass (11-3) games.
2011: Did not see action in any games for the Huskies.
2010: Redshirted his first season at NIU.
High School: Two-year varsity letterwinner. Started at left tackle as a junior and played right guard his senior year. Played in 19 games over those two seasons. Named to the West Suburban Conference Silver Division all-conference first team as a senior. WSC coaches tabbed him as the Silver Division Lineman of the Year. First team all-area choice by the Pioneer Press. Selected as the team's Hammer Award winner as a senior. Won a pair of letters in wrestling and played lacrosse for one season. Qualified for Illinois regional and sectionals in wrestling.
Personal: Son of Lisa and Howard Ott. Majoring in business. Born Oct. 10, 1991.