'I know you’re hurting. Frost is like a brother to me': Mickey Joseph takes reigns as interim head coach

Posted at 11:23 AM, Sep 13, 2022

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) — Tuesday morning, the Huskers held their weekly press conference — the first one since the firing of Scott Frost.

Interim Head Coach Mickey Joseph stepped up to the mic for the first time in his new role.

In an email, Athletic Director Trev Alberts said: "I appreciate Mickey Joseph’s willingness to step into the interim head coach role for the remainder of this season. Mickey and our staff will work tirelessly to serve our players and help our team improve. We still have nine opportunities ahead in the 2022 season and our players deserve the best opportunity to have a successful season."

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