Here is a sampling of the buildup to Nebraska’s first appearance in a postseason bowl, starting with the unbridled excitement over the invitation in early December. Also see the Daily Nebraskan’s “Rose Bowl Edition” of Dec. 3.






The sendoff





Practice in Arizona



Analysis of Stanford’s “T”

1941 Rose Bowl, Stanford TBeatrice Daily Sun ·



Eve and day of game




Kmetovic is the best halfback I have seen since the start of 1940 football season. And I saw just about all the good ones.