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 Top blocking tight end has helped key NIU’s 213 rushing yards/game and 31 TDs rushing. Sets the edge for Huskie tailbacks. Caught his fourth TD pass of the season vs. EMU and gained five yards on his first career carry. Made three catches for 46 yards versus Ball State with grabs of 25 and 19 yards. Named one of NIU’s offensive players of the week vs. Central Michigan. Caught two TD passes vs. Murray State. Scored on a 16-yard catch vs. UNLV. Totaled 27 yards on five grabs vs. Murray State. 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