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SADLER FIRED AS NEBRASKA HEAD BASKETBALL COACH


(Lincoln) After 7-years at the helm Doc Saddler has been fired as the University Nebraska men’s Head basketball coach.

 

Athletic Director Tom Osborne made the announcement Friday afternoon at a news conference at Memorial Stadium.

 

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The Huskers finished the season at 12-18. It was the team's lowest win total since 2003.  Osborne says that he gambled and Doc gambled on this being a good year, and unfortunately, for whatever reason, it didn't work out that way.

 

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Osborn says expectations are for the Nebraska program to be competitive in the conference.

 

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An emotional Doc Sadler says when he came in August 2006, he thought he would coach the first Nebraska basketball team that would win its first NCAA Tournament basketball game.

 

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Sadler met with Tom Osborn at around 1:30 this afternoon.

 

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Nebraska finished in a tie with Penn State for last place in the conference in it's first season in the Big Ten. Sadler's overall record at Nebraska was 101-89, with three NIT appearances. He was just 34-64 in conference games.

 

 

March 9, 2012