It seemed like just another team meeting in the McCareins Room at the Yordon Center Saturday, August 16. Take a look at behind the scenes footage of the Huskies unveiling of their new uniforms on August 16, pranking the team before revealing them.
NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.
2015 • Excellent blocker as tight ends have helped key NIU's 217.5 yards per game and 24 touchdowns rushing. • Caught his fourth touchdown pass of the season versus EMU (10-24) and gained five yards on his first career carry. • Made three catches for 46 yards versus Ball State (10-10) with grabs of 25 and 19 yards. • Named one of NIU's offensive players of the week for his blocking at CMU (10-3). • Caught two touchdown passes versus Murray State (9-12). • Scored on a 16-yard catch versus UNLV (9-5). •Made five receptions for 27 yards versus Murray State (9-12). 2014 • Appeared in all 14 games with two starts at tight end. • Contributed to an offense that averaged 441.2 yards per game. • Blocked for two 900-yard rushers: Cameron Stingily and Drew Hare. • Also made three tackles on the season. • One of a league-leading 14 Huskies that earned a selection for the Academic All-MAC Team. 2013 • Redshirted. • Named Offensive Scout Player of the week for the Western Michigan (11-26) game.
High School • Earned all-state, all-area and all-conference honors following his senior season. • Named the MVP of the South Central Conference in 2012. • Caught 72 passes for 834 yards and 12 touchdowns at wide receiver in 2012, setting the school record for most receptions in a season. • Added 20 carries for 120 yards and one touchdown on the ground. • Totaled 107 tackles (55 solo), five pass breakups, four forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and two blocked kicks at defensive end in 2012. • Named first team all-conference following his sophomore campaign. • Earned basketball all-state honors in 2011-12. • Two-time basketball player of the year in the South Central Conference.
Personal • Born Sept. 9, 1994, in Baraboo, Wis. • Son of Dean and Karen Wimann. • Sociology major.
WIMANN'S SINGLE GAME CAREER HIGHS
Receptions: 5, vs. Murray State, 9-12-15 Receiving Yards: 46, vs. Ball State, 10-10-15 Touchdowns: 2, Murray State, 9-12-15