A roundup of players with Midlands ties and how they fared in Division I football contests.
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ARIZONA STATE (5-3)
Jared Bubak (Lincoln Christian), TE, Jr.: Played, no stats, in 42-32 loss at UCLA.
Next up: USC, Nov. 9
CENTRAL FLORIDA (6-2)
Alex Harris (Kearney), WR, Jr.: Place-kick holder in 63-21 win at Temple.
Saturday: Houston (11 a.m., ESPN2)
COLORADO STATE (3-5)
Nouredin Nouili (Norris), OL, Fr.: Injured, did not play in 41-31 win at Fresno State.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN (4-3)
Ryan Langan (Riverside), LS, Jr.: Long snapper in 41-7 win over New Mexico State.
Thursday: at Appalachian State (7 p.m., ESPNU)
Caleb Shudak (Council Bluffs Lewis Central), K, Jr.: Five kickoffs, 63.0-yard average, in 20-0 win at Northwestern.
DNP: Matt Fagan (Council Bluffs St. Albert), OL, R-Fr.
Next up: at Wisconsin, Nov. 9
IOWA STATE (5-3)
Trevor Downing (Creston, Iowa), OL, R-Fr.: Started at left guard in 34-27 loss to Oklahoma State.
Next up: at Oklahoma, Nov. 9
Malcolm Lee (Bellevue West), DL, So.: One solo tackle in 37-34 win over Texas Tech.
DNP: Jakob Ahlschwede (Lincoln Southwest), QB, Fr.
Saturday: Kansas State (2:30 p.m., FS1)
KANSAS STATE (5-2)
Nick Lenners (Lincoln Southwest), TE, So.: Started, no stats, in 48-41 win over Oklahoma.
Adam Holtorf (Seward), OL, Sr.: Started at center.
Saturday: at KU (2:30 p.m., FS1)
Masry Mapieu (York), DL, So.: Did not play in 37-20 win at Arkansas State.
Saturday: Texas State
NORTHERN ILLINOIS (3-5)
Mitchell Brinkman (Council Bluffs Lewis Central), TE, Jr.: Two receptions for 36 yards and a touchdown in 49-0 win over Akron.
Saturday: at Central Michigan (11 a.m., CBSSN)
Brett Kitrell (Ashland-Greenwood), OL, Jr.: Injured, did not play in 34-21 win at Ball State.
Brian Arp (Kearney), DL, R-Sr.: One solo tackle.
Bryce Stai (Norris), DL, R-Fr.: Played, no stats.
DNP: Cole Irland (Ashland-Greenwood), OL, R-So.
Next up: Miami (Ohio), Nov. 6
Dylan Plautz (Omaha Westside), QB, So.: Did not play in 41-31 win at Arizona.
Next up: Colorado, Nov. 9
Max Duggan (Council Bluffs Lewis Central), QB, Fr.: Starter was 19 of 27 for 273 yards and a touchdown (one interception) and ran for 72 yards and a touchdown in 37-27 win over Texas.
Saturday: at Oklahoma State (2:30 p.m., ESPN)
TEXAS STATE (2-5)
Cedric Case (Lincoln High), QB-WR, Fr.: Started at wide receiver, no stats, in 38-14 loss at Arkansas State.
Saturday: at Louisiana
Bryson Williams (Lincoln Southeast), NT, So.: One assisted tackle in 38-7 loss at Ohio State.
Next up: Iowa, Nov. 9
Rudy Stofer (Kearney), OT, So.: Started at left tackle in 31-3 win over Nevada.
Patrick Arnold (Gretna), OL, So.: Started at right guard.
Davon Wells-Ross (Omaha North), DE, So.: Played, no stats.
DNP: Marco Machado (Nebraska Lutheran), OL, R-Fr.; Gavin Rush (Aurora), OG, R-Jr.; Jason Davis (Hershey), OL, So.
Next up: at Boise State, Nov. 9
THE CITADEL (5-4)
Hoss Smith (Oakland-Craig), RB, Jr.: Did not play in 35-24 win over Mercer.
Saturday: at East Tennessee
NORTH DAKOTA (5-3)
Alex Cloyd (Millard South), TE, Sr.: One reception for 4 yards, one punt return for 4 yards in 16-12 win over Montana State.
DNP: Marcus Vaughn-Jones (Omaha Creighton Prep), DB, R-Fr.
Next up: Weber State, Nov. 9
NORTHERN COLORADO (1-7)
Kevin Williams (Omaha North), OL, So.: Started at left guard in 38-30 loss to Portland State.
Saturday: at Idaho State
NORTHERN IOWA (5-3)
Jackson Scott-Brown (Council Bluffs St. Albert), OG, Sr.: Started at left guard in 29-6 win at Missouri State.
Jayden Scott (Omaha Concordia), TE, R-Fr.: Played, no stats.
Caden Houghtelling (Cambridge), DL, R-Fr.: One tackle, for a 1-yard loss.
DNP: Christian Ellsworth (Grand Island Northwest), QB, Sr.
Saturday: at Illinois State
SOUTH DAKOTA (3-5)
Austin Simmons (Council Bluffs Lewis Central), QB, Sr.: Was 22 of 34 for 226 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions and ran for 26 yards and a TD on 10 carries in 48-28 loss to Southern Illinois.
Jake Matthew (Millard North), LB, Jr.: Starter had two solo tackles and two assists.
DeValon Whitcomb (Omaha North), DT, Sr.: Had three assists.
Stephen Hillis (Hartington Cedar Catholic), LB, Fr.; Conner Thiele (Oakland-Craig), LB, Jr.: Played, no stats.
DNP: Trystn Ducker (Bellevue West), WR, Sr.; Dominic Long (Gothenburg), K/P, So.; D.J. Gross (McCook), LB, Fr.
Saturday: at Western Illinois
SOUTH DAKOTA STATE (6-2)
Cade Johnson (Bellevue West), WR, Jr.: Starter had four receptions for 76 yards and one rush for 16 yards in 23-16 loss to North Dakota State.
Josh Manchigiah (Papillion-La Vista South), DB, Jr.: Starter had four solo tackles and two assists.
Ryan Earith (Papillion-La Vista South), DL, Sr.: Starter had one solo tackle, one assist and a pass breakup.
Matt Clark (Syracuse), OL, Sr.: Started at center.
Chase Norblade (Papillion-La Vista South), DB, Fr. One solo tackle.
Caleb Sanders (Glenwood, Iowa), DT, So.: One solo tackle.
Cole Frahm (Omaha Burke), K, So.: Two kickoffs, one touchback.
Ben Dinkel (Kearney), P, So.: Two punts, 50.5-yard average.
Luke Sellers (Papillion-La Vista South), FB, Sr.: Started, no stats.
DNP: Jack Domandle (Millard West), OL, Jr.; Ti’Jaih Davis (Boys Town), CB, R-Fr.; Caden Johnson (Wahoo Neumann), DE, Fr.; Baily Darnell (Auburn), DB, Fr.; Elijah Wilson (Omaha Central), DE, Jr.; Jake Wolfe (Millard West), K, So.; Shane Dailey (Bellevue West), WR, Fr.
Saturday: at Missouri State
Triston Fairchild (Papillion-La Vista South), RB, Sr.: Did not play in 31-10 loss at Holy Cross.
Saturday: at Georgetown
Jacob Hardy (Adel-DeSoto-Minburn), DL, Sr.: Starter had two solo tackles, one assist and one pass breakup in 36-17 win over Morehead State.
DNP: Braeden Hartwig (Lincoln Southwest), RB, Jr.; Linden Howe (Kearney Catholic), LB, Fr.
Saturday: at San Diego
Photos: Division I basketball and football recruits in Nebraska for the 2020 class
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