Green ranks second on Nebraska's career rushing list.Green racked up 3,880 yards in just three seasons in his freshman year, Green managed to set a single-season rushing record for freshmen which still stands today. He also earned a freshman All-America selection named the Big Eight Freshman of the Year. Tom Osborne's final year as head coach, Green set an Orange Bowl record of 206 yards and also scored twice.
Retiring Nebraska Athletic Director Tom Osborne poses for a portrait along the jerseys, portraits and trophies of many Husker greats at the Tom and Nancy Osborne Athletic Complex attached to Memorial Stadium in Lincoln on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012. By: ALYSSA SCHUKAR/THE WORLD-HERALD