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24  Omar Stover
Omar Stover


Bolingbrook, Ill.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 207

Running back



Wyoming Spring Game Sees Brown Team Defeat Gold 21-14

Brown Defense Returns Fumble for a Touchdown, Gold Offense Scores on Two of Final Three Possessions


Wyoming's Second Spring Scrimmage Sees Improvement in Passing Game

Defense Continues to Display Ability to Sack the Quarterback


Defense Dominates Early in Wednesday Scrimmage and Captures a 72-62 Victory

Defense Intercepts Three Passes, and Returns Two for Touchdowns


Cowboys Conclude Third Week of Spring Drills, First Depth Chart of Spring Released on Friday

Competition at Positions Will Continue Throughout Spring Practice and on Into the Fall


Wyoming Running Game Put on Display in Wednesday Scrimmage

Defense Starts Fast and Forces Three Turnovers, But Offense Wins the Day in First Major Spring Scrimmage

UW This Season: Stover showed nice progress, and finished as the No. 3 running back on the depth chart following spring drills.

2013: Playing in four games, Stover contributed 10 rushes for 39 yards. He averaged 3.7 yards per rush and had a long run of 11 yards.

High School: Stover comes to Wyoming from Bolingbrook High School in Bolingbrook, Ill. He was named to the 2012 Illinois Football Coaches Association All-State Team for Class 8A, the largest classification in Illinois. Stover also earned All-Area honors his senior season. He rushed for 1,012 yards and 12 touchdowns as a senior, while leading Bolingbrook to a 7-4 record and the second round of the state playoffs. As a junior in 2011, he started on a Bolingbrook team that captured the state championship with a 13-1 record. He played for head football coach John Ivlow.

Personal: Born Jan. 30, 1995, he is one of five children of Wanda Morgan and Omar Stover. He was also recruited by Bowling Green, Ole Miss and Western Michigan. He is pursuing a degree in criminal justice at UW.

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