Shatel: Nebraska A.D. Bill Moos is restoring Husker glory with his brand of brazen leadership

In a 16-month period, Nebraska A.D. Bill Moos, second from right, hit back-to-back home runs in two at-bats. Basically, with two swings. Do that and you earn lifetime legend status, unless Scott Frost and Fred Hoiberg don’t pan out. Yeah, right.

Bill Moos

Nebraskans have been dying to win big in football and basketball. Bill Moos may have delivered the two Husker coaches that can do it.

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Scott Frost

Not long ago, Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany told Bill Moos, “You know, people are comparing Scott Frost to Tom Osborne and you to Bob Devaney.” To which Moos replied, “That worked well for about 30 years didn’t it?”

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Tom is The World-Herald's lead sports columnist. Since he started in Omaha in 1991, he's covered just about anything you can imagine. Follow him on Twitter @TomShatelOWH. Phone: 402-444-1025.

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