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Mike Riley Reacts To Nebraska Firing AD Shawn Eichorst

Here's what the Huskers' head coach thinks about the firing.

When Nebraska announced it was firing athletic director Shawn Eichorst earlier today, attention quickly turned to Mike Riley, the man Eichorst hired to lead his football program.

With Eichorst out, is Riley soon to follow?

Many believe that answer to be yes. After all, if you're firing your athletic director, why would you keep the struggling football coach he hired?

Riley isn't out yet, though, and will probably get to at least coach through the season.

Here's what he said this evening in regards to Eichorst's firing.

Here's what Riley told his players.

Nebraska (1-2) is set to host Rutgers on Saturday.