FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2012, file photo, Oregon State head coach Mike Riley smiles before the start of an NCAA college football game against BYU in Provo, Utah. Nebraska has hired Riley as its new football coach on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, replacing the fired Bo Pelini.
FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2012, file photo, Oregon State head coach Mike Riley smiles before the start of an NCAA college football game against BYU in Provo, Utah. Nebraska has hired Riley as its new football coach on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, replacing the fired Bo Pelini. Rick Bowmer AP
FILE - In this Oct. 13, 2012, file photo, Oregon State head coach Mike Riley smiles before the start of an NCAA college football game against BYU in Provo, Utah. Nebraska has hired Riley as its new football coach on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, replacing the fired Bo Pelini. Rick Bowmer AP

Huskers make solid hire with Mike Riley

December 04, 2014 05:25 PM