Skyler has started games at both safety and linebacker during
his collegiate career
Saw action in all 11 games, with eight starts ...
began season as starting strong safety before shifting to Sam linebacker late
in year ... recorded career-high 11 tackes against Indiana State ... opened
season with five tackles and two pass breakups in win over Southern Utah ....
credited with seven tackles, including his first career sack, at Illinois ...
made five stops, including one for loss, in double-overtime win at Missouri
Played in all 11 games and made at least one tackle in
each of the first nine contests ... matched career high with four tackles in
season opener against Delaware ... recorded three tackles, including one for
loss versusIllinois State ... tallied two stops in games versus Western
Illinois and at Southern Illinois
Saw action in all 12 games ... recorded career-high
four unassisted tackles in win at Illinois State ... opened season with
three-tackle outing against Georgia Southern ... blocked extra-point attempt in
FootballChampionship Subdivision playoff game at Montana
Redshirted ...was named team’s Scout Defense Player of
the Week leading up to Iowa State and North Dakota State games, and also was
honored twice as the Scout Special Teams Player of the Week (Western Illinois,
Earned all-state honors in football as a senior
at Blair High School ... also was a two-time all-conference and all-district
honoree ... finished third in the 110-meter hurdles at the Nebraska all-class
state track and field competition ... also played baseball