Former Nebraska Coach Earns Top Honors In USFL


Former Nebraska football coach Mike Riley has been named the coach of the year in the new USFL.

Leading the New Jersey Generals, Riley helped his team bounce back from a season opening loss to capture the top seed in the playoffs.

Riley coached at Nebraska from 2015-2018, leading the Huskers to a 19-19 record in his three seasons.

New Jersey meets Philadelphia in the USFL playoffs on Saturday.