Applewhite Hired as NU’s Running Backs Coach

Nebraska football coach Scott Frost’s coaching staff for 2022 was completed today with the hiring of Bryan Applewhite as running backs coach. 

Applewhite spent the past two seasons in the same role at TCU.  He has spent more than two decades as a college coach, mostly with running backs and as a recruiting coordinator.  Applewhite helped TCU rank in the top 30 nationally in rushing in each of the past two years. 

He also coached at Colorado State, Louisiana-Monroe, Montana State, Wyoming and Northern Colorado.  He was a standout fullback at Northern Colorado from 1994 to 1998.