UTAH: Came to Utah as a walk-on but has been awarded a scholarship … will enter fall camp as the backup right guard.
2014–Appeared in all 13 games, mostly on special teams … played 74 regular-season snaps (stats were not kept for the Las Vegas Bowl) … saw time on the offensive line in three games: Idaho State (20 plays, 1 cut), Fresno State (51 plays) and Oregon State (3 plays) … lettered.
2012–Played seven downs against Washington State … lettered.
HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time all-conference … West Ranch HS (Calif.) team captain … four-year scholar-athlete … also a three-year letterman in track.
PERSONAL: Son of Michael and Glenda Nowakowski … brothers Andrew and Adam played football for Campbellsville University … family is of Polish descent … electrical engineering major … full name is Nicholas Robert Nowakowski (pronounced no-uh-cow-ski) … born Nov. 19, 1993.