Pettit’s legacy to be featured on Devaney floor
Former Nebraska coach Terry Pettit, left, will be in attendance Friday when the Devaney Center floor is dedicated in his honor. Also in attendance will be Pettit’s youngest daughter, Emma, a starting setter for Husker opponent Villanova.
Posted: Thursday, September 5, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 1:12 pm, Thu May 8, 2014.
LINCOLN — As a young girl, Emma Pettit had about the best seats to Nebraska volleyball matches you could hope for, not that she stayed in them for very long.
It didn’t matter that her father, Terry, was the Huskers’ coach. Despite the bright lights and big crowds, it was only a matter of time before Emma’s mind began to wander, with her feet not far behind.
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Thursday, September 5, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 1:12 pm.