This week inHusker history
The week of Feb. 1-7, looking back in five-year intervals
1910: Left guard O.M. Wolcott is declared ineligible for academic reasons. Also, a movement is afoot to do away with football in the Missouri Valley Conference, but Nebraska Chancellor Samuel Avery isn't sold on the idea. | Full story
1985: Coach Tom Osborne successfully undergoes double bypass surgery.
1990: Running back Derek Brown is cleared to play after sitting out a year and then meeting the academic requirements under Proposition 48.
2010: Fans snap up 41,000 tickets to the spring game on the first day of sales.