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Zach Nemechek
89  Zach Nemechek
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Quinter, Kan.

High School:
Quinter

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 243

Position:
FB

Experience:
3L

01/09/2013

220 Wildcats Named to Fall Big 12 Honor Roll

Fall 2012 Honor Roll marks 10th straight semester K-State has had over 200 student-athletes on list

11/15/2012

Seven Wildcats Named to Academic All-Big 12 Team

K-State has produced 49 academic all-conference accolades over the last four years

12/21/2011

SE: Snyder Says Arkansas has it All

Razorbacks complete team

12/20/2011

K-State Holds Pre-Bowl Press Conference

Head Coach Bill Snyder discusses the team's recent workouts and plans prior to the Cotton Bowl

11/17/2011

K-State Places 16 on Academic All-Big 12 Football Team

Wildcats tally school-record 11 first place honors

CAREER HONORS
2013
-- First Team Academic All-Big 12

2012
-- First Team Academic All-Big 12

2011
-- First Team Academic All-Big 12

A hard-nosed player who has contributed on special teams each of the last three years while seeing an increased role at fullback over his career.

2013 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Played in every game with a start against TCU... Returned two kickoffs for 11 yards against North Dakota State and one for 14 yards at Kansas as an up-man... Earned First Team Academic All-Big 12 honors.

2012 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Appeared in 13 games on special teams and as a reserve fullback... A First Team Academic All-Big 12 performer.

2011 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Played in the final 12 games, mainly on special teams... Picked up First Team Academic All-Big 12 accolades.

2010: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Prepped at Quinter under head coach Greg Woolf... Was a two time all-state pick as a fullback, while he also recorded 250 career tackles and 22 sacks on defense... Led team to a 12-1 record and a state championship as a senior... Also lettered four years in basketball and track, and three years in baseball.

PERSONAL: Zach W. Nemechek was born August 20, 1992, in Quinter, Kan... Son of Victor and Pam Nemechek... Has three siblings, Emily, Hannah and Johs... Is related to former NFL players Grant and Tracey Wistrom... An Eagle Scout who is majoring in pre-dentistry.