New Statue Of Bob Devaney To Be Unveiled
Posted: 30 August, 2013
LINCOLN (AP) - Nebraska officials say a new statue of legendary football coach Bob Devaney will grace the latest addition to Memorial Stadium in Lincoln.
Athletics director Shawn Eichorst announced Thursday that the statue will be unveiled at a brief ceremony starting at 4 p.m. Friday in the new East Stadium Plaza. Members of Devaney’s family, former Nebraska coach Tom Osborne and university Chancellor Harvey Perlman are expected to attend the event. The life-size bronze rendering was sculpted by Omaha artist Joe Putjenter.