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Mike Riley hired as Nebraska Head Football Coach
Nebraska Athletic Department Media Release:

The University of Nebraska has hired Mike Riley as its new Head Football Coach, Director of Athletics Shawn Eichorst announced today. 

Riley comes to Nebraska after 14 seasons as the head coach at Oregon State University, spanning two different tenures in Corvallis.  Riley has led OSU to 93 wins and a 6-2 record in postseason bowl games.  In addition to his time at Oregon State, Riley has served as the head coach of the San Diego Chargers, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League, with whom he won two Grey Cup Championships, and the San Antonio Riders in the World Football League.  He has served as an assistant coach at California, USC, Linfield College, Whitworth and Northern Colorado as well as with the New Orleans Saints and in the Canadian Football League.

Mike will assume his duties immediately but will not coach the Huskers in the upcoming bowl game as Interim Head Coach Barney Cotton will coach the team through the bowl.

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Season Recap Hosts look back at the season with guest Jay Foreman. Original Air Date: December 9, 2014
Tuesday, Dec. 02 2014
Iowa Recap Hosts look back at the Iowa game with special guests Steve Sipple and Dirk Chatelain. Original Air Date: December 2, 2014
Wednesday, Nov. 26 2014
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Tuesday, Nov. 18 2014
Wisconsin Recap Hosts look back at the Wisconsin game with guest NU Director for Football Operations Jeff Jamrog. Original Air Date: November 18, 2014
Tuesday, Nov. 11 2014
Bye Week Hosts look back at the Huskers conference season with special guest, Nebraska Men's Basketball Coach Tim Miles. Original Air Date: November 11, 2014
Tuesday, Nov. 04 2014
Purdue Recap Hosts look back at the Purdue game with guest Lane Grindle. Original Air Date: November 4, 2014
Tuesday, Oct. 28 2014
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Northwestern Recap Hosts look back at the Northwestern game with guests Cory Ross and Ron Kellogg III. Original Air Date: October 21, 2014
Tuesday, Oct. 14 2014
Mid-Season Recap Hosts look back at the season so far with guest Lee Barfknecht. Original Air Date: October 14, 2014

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