Tom Osborne coming in the spring '17
Coach Tom Osborne will be our keynote speaker at our annual Spring Victory Celebration on March 6, 2017. WHAT AN HONOR! Osborne was one of the most successful coaches in American college football history, with a career record of 255–49–3, 13 conference championships, and three national championships. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a coach in 1999. Osborne was later elected U.S. Representative from Nebraska's 3rd congressional district, as a Republican. He served three terms, from 2001 to 2007.
During his 25 year tenure at Nebraska, Osborne won 3 National Championships ('94, '95, and '97). His Nebraska teams finished in the top 5, 7 times; in the 10, 15 of the 25 years, and in the top 15, 24 of his 25 years. He had 3 Heisman winners.
Tom Osborne was inducted into the Fellowship of Christian Athletes' National Hall of Champions in 2001.
Posted on Mon, August 29, 2016
by Terry Kinard