Wisconsin's last two stud defensive ends have been a high school linebacker and a high school tight end. After a productive second week of fall camp, Louis Nzegwu, a one-time high school running back, is hoping to follow in the steps of his predecessors.
August 19, 2011
With O'Brien Schofield taking his abilities to the NFL, the Badgers are in need of a talented player step up and fill the void. Thanks to the competition and some cosemetic changes, junior Louis Nzegwu and sophomore David Gilbert have been right there, battling to the end.
August 31, 2010
Motivated by his position coach to play up to his potential, sophomore defensive end Louis Nzegwu didn't let a little thing like a torn MCL in spring camp slow him down. Fully healthy, Nzegwu's stellar fall camp has put him in position to be a factor on the defensive line.
September 1, 2009
Last spring, there wasn't much hype surrounding Platteville running back Louis Nzegwu. In fact, he didn't receive contact from Bret Bielema and his new staff until April. It wasn't but a few months later that Nzegwu received a scholarship offer from the Badgers, and eventually committed. Now, Nzegwu looks to be a sleeper in the Badger's class of 2007.
October 19, 2006