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 • Played in all 14 games with five starts. • Serving as NIU’s top blocking tight end, still caught 11 passes for 98 yards. • Red-zone threat who finished second on the team with four receiving TDs. • Key blocker for the Huskies, setting the edge for NIU rushers all season. • His first career catch was a 16-yard score against UNLV (9-5). • Had a career-high five receptions, with two going for touchdowns, the next week against Murray State (9-12). • Named NIU Co-Offensive Player of the Week for his blocking efforts at Central Michigan (10-3). • Posted a career-high 46 receiving yards against Ball State (10-10). • Caught his fourth TD in the victory over Eastern Michigan (10-24). • Named Academic All-MAC for the second straight season. 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 Long Catch: 25, vs. Ball State, 10-10-15 Touchdowns: 2, Murray State, 9-12-15