Academic honors to Long brothers, Zimmerer
Spencer Long is the first Nebraska offensive lineman to earn Academic All-America honors since Kurt Mann was a first-team choice in 2005.
Posted: Thursday, December 5, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — The Long twins on Thursday claimed a spot next to the Wistrom and Zatechka brothers in Nebraska football history.
NU guard Spencer Long was named a first-team Academic All-American and tight end Jake Long was a second-team pick. Both are seniors and former walk-ons from Elkhorn High.
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Thursday, December 5, 2013 12:00 am.