Alumni Spotlight: Badger linebacker and KCR grad Zack Baun

Baun and Murray pictured on football field at Camp Randall Stadium

On the heels of his December graduation, Zac Baun was honored on February 6 with the Lloyd Larson Award. at the Milwaukee Big Red Rally. SoHE Faculty Associate, Dr. Nancy Murray, was on hand to comment about his academic career while assistant coach Jim Leonhard highlighted his football stats, including first-team All-America honors, the first linebacker in UW’s history to earn that distinction. Baun was selected by the New Orleans Saints during the 2020 NFL draft.

(Pictured above: Baun and Murray at Camp Randall Stadium)