Fred Hoiberg

This wasn't what Fred Hoiberg expected for his first game as Nebraska's basketball coach.


In the shadows of Memorial Stadium you can find a plaque dedicated to Jerry Bush, the former Nebraska basketball coach and grandfather of Fred Hoiberg.

Fred Hoiberg huddle

Even when Fred Hoiberg drew up a play for his team to execute, it often didn't go according to plan.

Jerry Bush

This is the plaque dedicated to Jerry Bush, a "humorist," "All-America player" and "molder of men."

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Chris Heady covers Husker football and is the Nebraska men's basketball beat writer. He started at The World-Herald in 2017. Follow him on Twitter @heady_chris. Email:

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