Player Bio: UNLV: A versatile player who lined up at six positions but is a tight end for the Rebels ... Joined the team in January and went through his first spring practice ... Expected to make an immediate impact, he is listed No. 2 at TE spot heading into the fall ... Last name is pronounced "gah-STRAIN."
2011: Grayshirted after signing with the Rebels in February.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Woodbridge HS in Orange County ... A three-year letterman while playing TE and FB on offense and DE, NT, SS on defense as well as long-snapper for coach Rick Gibson ... Had 50 catches for 618 yards and 10 touchdowns en route to earning First Team All-Pacific Coast League honors as a senior TE ... Also played center for the Warriors basketball team.
PERSONAL: Nick Gstrein was born on Oct. 19, 1993, in Newport Beach, CA ... The son of Kay and Paul Gstrein ... Majoring in hospitality management.
--Courtesy of UNLVRebels.com