2012 Football
1 Charles Hrdlicka CB
2 Lance Rongstad QB
3 Evan Olson ILB
4 Avery Walker RB
6 Sam King QB
7 Justin Lee WR
9 Colton Blascyk DB
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Alex Hass QB
12 Christian Metz WR
12a Ryan Shields QB
13 Nam Nguyen RB
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Nathan Koziol QB
16 Dylan Valentine DB
16a Tanner Dufault DB
17 AJ Washington WR
18 Scott Christensen DB
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Josh Genske TE
21 Ethan Favor-Jackson DL
22 Jordan Abaroa DB
23 Chais Wakefield K/P
24 Larry Miller DB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Andrew Kryshak FB
26 Zach Rynning QB/S
27 Mike Grayson WR
28 Matt Knapp QB
29 Kameel Al-Khouri DB
30 Brent Kondziolka RB
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Max Fuller OLB
33 Andrew Street LB
34 Luke Gerding DB
35 SaVaughn Alexander RB
36 Josh Tismer DB
37 Zach Pulkinen P/K
38 Troy Dale TE
39 Matt Phipps LB
39a Derrick Dunn RB
40 Jared Roelofs OLB
41 Damon Benham RB
42 Jason Bromm LB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Ross Pflum OLB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
45a Jarad Syrstad OLB
46 Connor Quinn ILB
47 Buckley Wright LB
48 Gary Young DL
49 Greg Button OLB
50 Alonzo Melton OL
51 David Erickson OL
52 Adam Langan OL
53 Sam Graff ILB
54 Max Dibble ILB/DL
55 Jesse Hein OL
56 Ethan Supler ILB
59 Wayne Paulus DL
60 Mitchell Elbe DL
62 Matt Coen-Tuff OL
63 Brett DeLange OL
64 Jordan Oien OL
65 William Slade OL
66 Benjamin Johnson OL
67 Tyler Abrahamson OL
68 Reed Hendrickson OLB
69 Kevin Longtin DL
70 Alexander Lutton OL
71 Chris Ostby OL
73 Dustin Dowd OL
74 Nick Chiono OL
76 Dylan Peterson OL
78 Matthew Valentine OL
79 Alex Berge DL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Austin Goettlicher WR
82 Dexter Taylor Jr. WR
83 Josh Malone WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak TE
85 Matthew Summers WR
86 Nick Moore TE
87 Garrett Lee TE
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 Derek Schofield OLB/OL
90 J.J. Reinke DL
91 Dan Kiebler DL
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Kaleb Torgerson FB
94 Tyler Dustman P/K
95 Matthew Shaver DL
96 Adam Shavlick DL
97 Brett Gehring DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Nathan Adams DL
Zach DeClusin WR
Chris Moore RB
Zach Wicker DL
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Greg Button

#49 Greg Button

POSITION OLB
HEIGHT 6-2
WEIGHT 223
YEAR-LETTERS Fr-RS
HOMETOWN Eau Claire, Wis. (Eau Claire North HS)

2015 (Sr): Named on the 2015 NSIC North Division All-Conference First Team Defense... Played in 11 games recording 10.5 tackles for a loss of 31 yards and one sack… Totaled 47 tackles, 26 of which were solo… Had one interception, one fumble, and broke up one pass.

2014 (Jr): Started all 11 games at linebacker for the Beavers... Was eighth on the team in total tackles with 50 (30 solo, 20 assisted) along with 8.5 tackles for a loss which was fourth on the team... Led the team with four interceptions... Also had two sacks, two passes broken up and one fumble recovery that he returned for 21 yards... Had a career high two interceptions versus Northern State (Nov. 15).

2013 (So): Played in 10 and started seven games at inside linebacker… Closed sophomore season second on the team in tackles with 71… The 32 solo efforts also finished second at BSU… In the NSIC regular season, Button finished tied for 19th in tackles per game with 7.1… Placed eighth in the league in tackles for loss with 11, while the 45 yards lost sat sixth… Racked-up 5.5 sacks (-31 yards) to lead the team and finish 10th in the NSIC.
    Recorded six or more tackles in eight of 10 games, which included two games in double figures… Posted a season-high 12 tackles (five solo) with 1.5 tackles for loss (-6 yards) and a sack (-5 yards) at MSU Moorhead (Nov. 9)… Posted 10 tackles (three solo) and a tackle for loss (-1 yard) versus U-Mary (Oct. 12)… Recorded a career-high eight solo tackles in a nine-tackle effort at Northern State (Oct. 19)… Added two tackles for loss (-7 yards) and a sack versus the Wolves… Totaled a career-high two sacks (-12 yards), which tied for the team-high, with seven solo tackles in the season-finale at Minot State (Nov. 16)… Recorded first-career sacks at Augustana (Sept. 21) with 1.5 for negative 12 yards.

2012 (Fr): Played in 10 games... Totaled six tackles (five solo) with one tackle for loss that resulted in a loss of two yards... Four of six tackles came on special teams coverage (two kickoff, two punt)... Posted two solo tackles (one for loss) at Sioux Falls (Sept. 22)... Made collegiate debut in the season opener against Upper Iowa (Aug. 31).

2011 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: Button was a versatile player at Eau Claire North High School that will play the linebacker position at BSU... A captain his senior year, he was named a Big Rivers Conference First Team Defense player and was a honorable mention all-state performer... Led the team in tackles his junior and senior seasons totaling 210 tackles, 24 for loss, 10 forced fumbles, 18 sacks and one blocked punt in those two years... Button is a four-sport athlete, earning eight letters in, football (3), baseball (3), basketball (1) and powerlifting (1)... Named all-conference in baseball after his sophomore and junior seasons, including conference pitcher of the year laurels his junior year and finished second at nationals in the 220 pound weight class in powerlifting in 2008.   

Personal: Born Aug. 23, 1992 in Eau Claire, Wis... Son of Dave and Julie Button... Plans to study computer informational systems.

Career Highs: Total Tackles: 12 at MSU Moorhead (11/9/13); Solo Tackles: 8 at Northern State (10/19/13); Assisted Tackles: 7 vs U-Mary (10/12/13) and at MSU Moorhead (11/9/13); TFL: 2.5 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Sacks: 2.0 at Minot State (11/16/13); Fumble Recoveries: 1 at Wayne State (9/6/14) and at Southwest Minnesota; Interceptions: 2 vs Northern State (11/15/14).

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