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Nebraska AD Shawn Eichorst has been fired. Do you agree?
Husker Max Asked by Husker Max
12/19/2017

Nebraska AD Shawn Eichorst has been fired. Do you agree?

85%
Yes WINNER

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15%
No

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85%
Yes

7 Comments
Rich Leffler
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Rich Leffler

He should have been fired not only because of the football teams atrocious showings but for how awful he has done to the volleyball, baseball, wrestling and most every other part of the Nebraska programs

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Ryan Morrow
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Ryan Morrow

brought in a mediocre coach at best, and told us he was coming in to win NOW! Without even doing any kind of search! Then gave us a losing season! Not to mention being a Pearlman holdover who helped in bringing down Husker Football, just like his predecessor Pederson, was time for him to go!

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Todd Meedel
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Todd Meedel

Never like Eichorst from the start, then he fired Bo, and I was done with him, glad to see him go...

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Mike Conyers
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Mike Conyers

It starts at the top.

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Dan Cubrich
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Dan Cubrich

This is great news because he had no business not trying to lure a coach who has had great success before.

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Jeff Hoenshell
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Jeff Hoenshell

Not impressed with his hire for FB. Also Pearlman influence!! Bad!

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T David Andrew M
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T David Andrew M

Long over due, since about 2 seconds after he decided to replace a 9 win coach with a coach that is hardly over .500.

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X_Herbie
X_Herbie

You do realize Riley is a 9 win coach as well, right? Or have you just come out from under your rock?

15%
No

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Were you surprised by the timeline shift of the Memorial Stadium renovation?

Were you surprised by the timeline shift of the Memorial Stadium renovation?

Yes

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No

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Yes

4 Comments
Joe Nigro
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Joe Nigro

Once again, the south stadium gets short changed.

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The ANTI Trump
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The ANTI Trump

Thought it was a done deal.

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Loren Zimmerman
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Loren Zimmerman

Far too expensive. Special seating for the rich is not fair to the majority of season ticket holders.

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Fred
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Fred

who wants to pay for tickets and sit in the south endzone? Not me! ill just watch on tv. And lets be honest the sellout streak will end if we dont start winning.

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No

5 Comments
Visitor
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Visitor

They were arbitrary plans. No legitimate schematic or even a mockup. Hard to back "we can't describe it, just trust us."

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Steve Farrell
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Steve Farrell

different leadership - different ideas

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Kent Haynes
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Kent Haynes

Good to slow down and have another set of eyes relook at everything.

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John Connor
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John Connor

I think it is good to slow down the project and wait until we starting wiinning as then demand will significantly increase. Also wait until the economy is doing better and interest costs decrease. To me it is being good financial stewards of the Atheltic Department finances. Phases are good.

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Steven Benscoter
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Steven Benscoter

because I thought that this may not be a good time to be spending that much, when we haven't even finished the last project. I think our AD will have to be able to read the money people, and the times. I thought that Trev A couldn't live with that.

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Do you support a direct compensation model for college athletes?

Do you support a direct compensation model for college athletes?

Yes

4

No

6

Yes

4 Comments
Jacob Moseman
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Jacob Moseman

Compensation has always been tied to market value. These athletes are worth far more than they're being compensated, and that's been the case for over a century. Hence, they've been ripped off. I support salary, salary cap, and education on how to invest it in 401k style accounts.

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Visitor
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Visitor

Much more controllable, and much more equitable.

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Fred
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Fred

its the law................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

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Loren Zimmerman
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Loren Zimmerman

It has to fair across the board, from Fordham to Alabama. one monthly stipend for everyone, not just scholarship players. There has to be a limit on how many players all schools should abide by. Determine the national budget and every school must contribute.

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No

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Doug Einsel
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Doug Einsel

Everyone who already commented believes in the same thing I do.

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Chuck Siegel
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Chuck Siegel

Compensation changes the entire dynamic of college athletics, and not in a positive way.

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Robert Lloyd
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Robert Lloyd

They should be students and NOT professional athletes. If they want to get paid they can go pro. Personally, I believe they should cancel all sports in public schools and colleges though I love our Huskers.

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Don Scott
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Don Scott

Put myself through school in the 70's. They are getting for exchange of their athletic prowess what I had to work and save for. The two summers after high school I drove alfalfa trucks 12 hours a day 7 days a week. EARN IT!

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Scott Ferguson
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Scott Ferguson

They already live better than most students. Free room and board, tutors, clothing, and actual education cost.

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Dan List
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Dan List

They are compensated with room and board plus an education. The perks they get as athletes now are unbelievable!!!

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