UND Roster

2018-19 Football Roster

#82 Nic Weishar

Tight End

Height 6'5''
Weight 246 lbs.
Class Graduate Student
Hometown Midlothian, IL
High School Marist


  • Wuerffel Trophy Watch List (2018, 2017)
  • Allstate AFCA Good Works Team (2018)
  • Irish Around the Bend Award (2017)


  • Two of three catches on the year have been for TDs


  • Played in all 13 games and started against Wake Forest (Nov. 4)
  • Registered nine catches for 52 yards and two TDs
  • Season-high equalling three grabs for 20 yards, including 12-yard TD catch against Temple (Sept. 2)
  • Season-high equalling three grabs for 17 yards, including 12-yard TD catch against Wake Forest (Nov. 4)


  • Played in all 12 games and started against Navy (Nov. 5)
  • Registered three catches for 47 yards


  • Played in 12 games and started against Clemson (Oct. 3) and Stanford (Nov. 28)
  • Did not play against Wake Forest (Nov. 14) due to injury
  • Caught three passes for 19 yards
  • Registered his first career catch, a six-yard reception, against Georgia Tech (Sept. 19)
  • Recorded an eight-yard reception against UMass (Sept. 26) and a five-yard grab against Navy (Oct. 10)


  • Spent the season on the offensive scout team and did not see any game action


  • First-team tight end on Parade prep All-America squad
  • First-team MaxPreps All-America selection
  • Ranked as 212th player nationally by 247Sports and 274th by ESPN
  • All-time leading receiver in Illinois high school football history with 237 catches
  • His 3,050 career receiving yards rank eighth in Illinois history
  • First-team all-state tight end by Chicago Tribune and two-time Class 8A pick by Illinois High School Football Coaches Association (in 2013 as wide receiver/tight end)
  • Named to Illinois Class 8A Academic All-State team by IHSFCA as both a junior and senior
  • Two-time East Suburban Catholic Conference Offensive Player of the Year in 2013 and 2012
  • Chicago Sun-Times all-area squad for both 2012 and 2013
  • Southtown Star 2013 Football Player of the Year
  • First-team all-area wide receiver by Southtown Star
  • Made 86 catches for 1.044 yards and 10 TDs as a senior in 2013 for Marist High School in Chicago
  • Also made 48 tackles, three sacks, three forced fumbles and had three interceptions on defense
  • Helped Marist to 9-4 record and 2013 Illinois Class 8A semifinal before losing to eventual state champion Naperville Central
  • Had nine catches for 155 yards in 55-14 win over Brother Rice in 2013, including TD grabs of 31, 27 and four yards
  • Senior season also featured 11 receptions for 170 yards and three TDs vs. Niles Notre Dame
  • Caught 89 passes as a junior in 2012 for 1,100 yards and five TDs for 8-2 Marist team
  • Named to MaxPreps Junior All-America 2012 first team
  • Caught 77 passes for 1,160 yards and 13 TDs as sophomore in 2011 on 7-3 team
  • Named to MaxPreps U.S. Air Force Sophomore All-America second team
  • Played in U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio
  • Also played basketball at Marist, averaging 13 points and nine rebounds as sophomore on 23-7 team
  • Late brother, Andrew, played football at Illinois Wesleyan
  • Graduated in May 2018 with a degree in finance from the Mendoza College of Business
  • Working toward his Master of Science degree in finance