A roundup of players with Midlands ties at colleges outside Nebraska and how they fared in Division I football contests.

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IOWA (5-1)

Noah Fant (Omaha South), TE, Jr.: Four receptions for 102 yards and a touchdown in 42-16 win at Indiana. Saturday: Maryland (ESPN2, 11 a.m.)

Sam Brincks (Carroll Kuemper), DT, Sr.: One solo tackle, three assists, half-tackle for 1-yard loss.


Adam Holtorf (Seward), OL, Jr.: Starting center in 31-12 win over Oklahoma State. Next game: Oct. 27 at Oklahoma.


Youhanna Ghaifan (Grand Island Central Catholic), DT, Jr.: One solo tackle, five assists, including a half-tackle for a 2-yard loss, in 27-3 loss at Fresno State. Saturday: Utah State.

Rudy Stofer (Kearney), OT, R-Fr.: Played, no stats.


Bryson Williams (Lincoln Southeast), OL, Fr.: Played, no stats, in 38-13 loss at Michigan. Saturday: Illinois (FS1, 11 a.m.).

OHIO (3-3)

Brett Kitrell (Ashland-Greenwood), OL, So.: Starting center in 24-21 loss at Northern Illinois. Saturday: Bowling Green.

Brian Arp (Kearney), DL, Jr.: One solo tackle.


Ryan Langan (Riverside), LS, So.: Long snapper in 15-13 win at Texas State. Saturday: at New Mexico State.



Easton Stick (Omaha Creighton Prep), QB, Sr.: Was 11 of 20 for 123 yards and a touchdown and ran for 40 yards in 34-7 win at Western Illinois. Saturday: Illinois State.

Jalen Allison (Papillion-La Vista), CB, Sr.: Three solo tackles, one pass breakup.


Cade Johnson (Bellevue West), WR, So.: One 23-yard touchdown, one carry for 24 yards in 36-7 win over Youngstown State. Saturday: at Northern Iowa.

Isaac Wallace (Ralston), RB, Sr.: Two catches for 31 yards.

Ryan Earith (Papillion-La Vista South), DL, Jr.: Four solo tackles, three assists, two tackles for 11 yards in losses, one 8-yard sack.

Elijah Wilson (Omaha Central), DE, So.: Three solo tackles, one assist, one tackle for 1-yard loss.

Makiah Slade (Lincoln Northeast), DB, Sr.: Two solo tackles, one assist, one tackle for 3-yard loss.

Josh Manchigiah (Papillion-La Vista South), DB, So.: One solo tackle, one assist.

Eric Kleinschmit (Crofton), LB, Sr.: One solo tackle.

Ti’Jaih Davis (Boys Town), CB, 6-1, Fr.: One tackle for a 2-yard loss.

Luke Sellers (Papillion-La Vista South), FB, Jr.; Zach Dorgan (Ralston), DL, Jr.; Jack Domandle (Millard West), OL, So.; Caleb Sanders (Glenwood, Iowa), DT, Fr.: Played, no stats.


Austin Simmons (Council Bluffs Lewis Central), QB, Jr.: Was 33 of 46 for 325 yards and two touchdowns (one interception) and lost 25 yards on 11 carries in 42-28 loss to Northern Iowa. Saturday: at Youngstown State.

Tyler Ciurej (Bellevue West), OL, So.: Started at left guard.

DeValon Whitcomb (Omaha North), DT, Jr.: One solo tackle.

Conner Thiele (Oakland-Craig), LB, So.: One solo tackle.

Trystn Ducker (Bellevue West), WR, Jr.: One punt return for 6 yards.

Jake Matthew (Millard North), LB, So.; Clay Fisher (Millard North), DB, Sr.: Played, no stats.


Alex Cloyd (Millard South), TE, Jr.: One catch for 12 yards in 41-14 win over Montana. Saturday: at Sacramento State.


Jackson Scott-Brown (Council Bluffs St. Albert), OG, Jr.: Started in 42-28 win at South Dakota. Saturday: South Dakota State.


DRAKE (3-2)

Braeden Hartwig (Lincoln Southwest), RB, So.: Five carries for 9 yards and two kickoff returns for 62 yards in 23-21 loss to Stetson. Saturday: at Dayton.

Peter Read (Lincoln Southeast), DL, Gr: One solo tackle.

Jacob Hardy (Adel-DeSoto-Minburn), DL, Jr.: One assist.

— Stu Pospisil

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