Early Break: The Final Four is set, and it’s a perfect example of why Nebraska fans should be optimistic about a quick turnaround

  • Texas Tech, Michigan State, Auburn, and Virginia are your Final 4. Why be optimistic for Nebraska? 4 years ago, Texas Tech was 13-19. 3 years ago, Auburn was 11-20. Yet they got the right coaches and now are both one game away from playing for a national championship. They made the commitment that Nebraska is making now at non-blue blood schools.
  • For the national analysts out there who said Nebraska couldn’t do better than Tim Miles—and heck, even for fans locally who said that—this is a wake-up call that Nebraska isn’t messing around and is all-in on becoming relevant in basketball