The University of Nebraska has nominated C.J. Zimmerer for the 2013 Wuerffel Trophy.
The senior fullback from Omaha Gross is majoring in criminology-criminal justice. He has been named a two-time academic All-Big 10 member and is a three-time Nebraska scholar-athlete honor roll member.
Zimmerer was named to the AFCA Good Works Team, is a three-time member of Nebraska’s Brook Berringer Citizenship team and has volunteered countless hours in the Lincoln community.