Scott Frost Named Husker Head Football Coach

Scott Frost hired as Nebraska's new head football coach

After achieving a flawless regular season last Friday against the University of South Florida, the Knights beat the Tigers 62-55 in double overtime Saturday, winning their conference championship.

Frost's father, Larry, played wingback for Devaney from 1967-69.

Scott Frost has been named head football coach at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Frost, a 42-year-old Wood River native, also faces the pressure of being the popular prodigal-son choice of fans who bought "Frost Warning" t-shirts and started "Bring Scott Frost Back to Nebraska" Facebook pages.

1993-1994 - played football at Stanford. He was the starting quarterback in 1996 and on the Huskers last national championship team in 1997. The program's rise to an undefeated record follows an 0-12 mark in 2015.

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Frost was a former Huskers quarterback under legendary coach Tom Osborne. The coaches did vote Nebraska No. 1, and MI was crowned champion by The Associated Press. At 10-1, Memphis could have been in position to sneak into the College Football Playoff if not for a loss to the Knights earlier in the season.

He then went to OR to work as receivers coach under Kelly, and when Helfrich took over as head coach in 2013, he appointed Frost as his offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. The Huskers won five national titles between 1970 and '97 and rank fifth all-time with 893 victories. Frost's success has him squarely in the sights of the Nebraska coaching search.

"I am appreciative of the confidence (athletic director) Bill Moos and our University leadership have in me to lead this program".

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