This week inHusker history
The week of April 27-May 3, looking back in five-year intervals
1914: South Dakota considers canceling its 1914 game with Nebraska because of heavy roster attrition. (The Coyotes would manage to assemble a competitive team, battling the Huskers to a 0-0 tie.)
1924: The Reds win the spring game, 6-0, on a second-half touchdown run by Paul Kamm. The Daily Nebraskan described it as a "hard-fought tussle."
1944: Spring drills end, but voluntary workouts will go on through the end of the semester.
1964: A week before the spring game, lineups are juggled for a scrimmage that leaves Bob Devaney dissatisfied.
1989: Third-string quarterback Mike Grant rushes for 157 yards on 19 carries to lead the White squad to a 40-28 win over the Reds in the spring game.
2014: Randy Gregory is No. 5 on Sporting News' national list of top players for 2014.