Chatelain: Jordan Westerkamp gives new life to Husker jersey No. 1
When he came to NU last year, Jordan Westerkamp actually wanted to wear 81, his high school number. But he couldn't: The number belonged to Ben Cotton.
Posted: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 12:00 am
Jay Terry grabbed his sheet of paper and started filling out his puzzle, oblivious to the curse.
Assigning jersey numbers isn't the Nebraska equipment manager's most important duty. But it's essential to a happy, functional football team. So in the summer of 2012, Terry greeted incoming recruits with his list of available numbers — and his list of numbers that were off the table.
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Tuesday, November 5, 2013 12:00 am.