TITLE

The last hurrah

AUTHOR(S)
Price, S. L.
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;01/12/98, Vol. 88 Issue 1, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on University of Nebraska coach Tom Osborne and the 1998 Orange Bowl between his team and the University of Tennessee. The retirement of Osborne after his team's win in the Orange Bowl; How his team was declared co-champions of the national championship with University of Michigan; Details of the game; How Osborne will be remembered.
ACCESSION #
46365

 

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