Tim Nowatzke
Wide Receiver 42
200 lbs.
Michigan City, 
Roster Years


Parents are Carl and Marcia...uncle, Tom, played football at Indiana and went on to the Lions and Colts...recruited by Indiana, Michigan and Nebraska...majoring in pre-athletic training.

Before BYU

Lettered in football and baseball at Rogers High...all-area, all-conference and all-state as a junior and senior...Class 5A All-State MVP in senior year...coached by Ron Lemon (Iowa).

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 1991

Caught three passes for 60 yards, including a 43-yarder, against Iowa...caught two passes for 28 yards against SDSU.

Sophmore Year 1992

Caught first touchdown pass just 35 miles from hometown at Notre Dame Stadium...catch preserved BYU's string of 44 games scoring on a pass (NCAA record)...NBC/Chevrolet BYU Player of the Game against the Fighting Irish...made a drive saving catch at Hawai'i...averaged 19.8 yards per catch.

Junior Year 1993

Had one catch for eight yards against Ohio State...had a great 52-yard TD catch at New Mexico...had a 35-yard TD catch at the close of the Fresno State game...also had TD catches at USU and SDSU...had nine kickoff returns for 242 yards, including a 50-yarder against UTEP and a 40-yarder against Utah...was holder for PATs and FGs...has caught a pass in last nine games.

Senior Year 1994

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 1990


Medical Redshirt Year 1990