Published Sunday, October 28, 2012 AT 8:28 PM / Updated at 8:28 PM
1994 Huskers to be featured on BTN show
Big Red Today Omaha World-Herald

The BTN documentary series “Big Ten Elite” will feature a one-hour show on the 1994 Nebraska football team.

The ’94 Huskers overcame quarterback Tommie Frazier’s blood clots and an injury to Brook Berringer to complete an undefeated season and win a Big Eight championship. They then rallied in the Orange Bowl to beat Miami 24-17 and earn Tom Osborne’s first national championship.

The program, which airs Tuesday at 7 p.m. and repeats at 9 p.m., provides behind-the-scene stories on some of the top teams in the conferences’ history.

Previous shows have highlighted the 2002 Ohio State and 1993 Wisconsin football teams.

The program on the ’94 Huskers will air again Wednesday at 11 a.m., Thursday at 9 p.m. and Saturday at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

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The new book by The World-Herald’s Henry J. Cordes takes an inside look at Tom Osborne’s pinnacle in coaching: Five seasons in the 1990s when his Huskers went 60-3 with three national titles. Step into the locker room and along the sideline to hear the voices of the people who forged this era of dominance.

The book, which costs $29.95, can be ordered in the OWH Store or by phone at 402-444-1014 for delivery in November.

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