This week in Husker history
The week of July 1-7, looking back in five-year intervals:
«1947: Records fall** at Memorial Stadium — track and field records, that is — as the AAU national championships take place in Lincoln. Pictured is Gerry Karver winning the 1,500 meters.
1967: Husker coach Bob Devaney and running back Harry Wilson get set for the Coaches All-America game in Atlanta.
1982: Vince Ferragamo rejoins the Los Angeles Rams after a season with the Canadian Football League's Montreal Alouettes.
1987: Tom Osborne helps persuade an NCAA presidents convention not to cut football scholarships in Division I-A from 95 to 90.
1992: Vince Ferragamo is named to the Orange County Hall of Fame in California.
2002: Linebacker Randy Stella, suspended and then dismissed from the team, decides to resume his college career at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.
2007: The Nebraska Football Hall of Fame announces that five former Huskers will be inducted in September.
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