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Former Huskers linebacker Trev Alberts named new Nebraska athletic director

One-on-one interview with Alberts
Trev Alberts
Posted at 9:28 AM, Jul 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-14 19:15:50-04

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — Former Huskers linebacker Trev Alberts has been named the new Nebraska athletic director. University of Nebraska-Lincoln Chancellor Ronnie Green and University of Nebraska system President Ted Carter held a live press conference with Alberts at Memorial Stadium to welcome him back to the University's athletics department.

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3 News Now sports director Adam Krueger talked with Alberts about the announcement just after today's press conference:

One on one with new Nebraska AD Trev Alberts

Nebraska Head Football Coach Scott Frost commented on the appointment of Alberts:

“This is an exciting day for Nebraska Athletics and the University of Nebraska. I commend Chancellor Green and President Carter on an excellent choice for our Athletic Director. Trev Alberts has a great track record of success in whatever he has done, dating back to his playing days through his time leading the UNO athletic department. Trev and I share a love of Nebraska, this football program, and this athletic department. I look forward to working with Trev to continue to build our program.”

Alberts was the AD at UNO for the last 12 years.

Alberts was an All-American at NU & drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in 1994.

Adam also provided live updates on Twitter during the press conference: