This week in Husker history
The week of Feb. 24-March 2, looking back in stretches of years divisible by five:
«1928: Monte Munn – a state legislator, professional heavyweight boxer and former guard on the Nebraska football team – gives pointers to Princeton linemen on how to use their hands effectively on defense.
1983: Tom Osborne "clears the air" regarding allegations in the state Legislature surrounding the football program.
1998: New head coach Frank Solich's proposed contract includes base pay of $200,000, topping Tom Osborne's base salary by 33 percent.
2003: Less than three months after being fired as Nebraska's defensive coordinator, Craig Bohl* accepts the head coaching position at North Dakota State.
2008: The athletic department holds the line on football ticket prices.
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