A tribute (and some jabs) for retiring Tom Osborne
Past players and coaches came from Norman, Okla. to join Tom Osborne's event Saturday night. The crew is shown at the Norman airport in front of the Husker Airforce jet owned by Carson Wealth in Omaha. From left are Joe Castiglione, Billy Sims, Bob Stoops, Jeanie Carson, Barry Switzer and Ron Carson.
Posted: Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am
When former Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer was asked to tell a funny story about Tom Osborne during a tribute Saturday night, he couldn't come up with one.
“Tom didn't hang out at the same bars Bob Devaney and I did,'' Switzer quipped of the famously teetotaling Osborne.
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Saturday, March 9, 2013 12:00 am.