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Frosted Flakes: 1000 Wins, CoLOLorado, and Iceland’s Basketball Players

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Husker softball coach Rhonda Revelle earned her 1000th win. Michigan State has a new football coach and guess how many D1 basketball players come from Iceland?

Huskers vs. Michigan Softball Gallery

Yes, there was controversy.

But, win, lose or draw, you have to respect a coach that can earn 1000 wins in any sport. (No other Husker coach has reached that milestone.)

Nebraska softball coach Rhonda Revelle earned her 1000th win this past weekend vs UTEP. Revelle is also only one of 78 coaches (and I believe one of 13 active coaches) to be inducted into the National Fastpitch Coaches Hall of Fame. (Source)

Rhonda Revelle earns 1,000th career win as Huskers go 3-2 in Troy Cox Classic | Sports | dailynebraskan.com
Nebraska softball started off its season against New Mexico State on Thursday night, but didn’t get the result it wanted in an 11-6 loss.

Congratulations to Coach Revelle!

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This was a fun read for me. I didn’t know there were only two other Icelandic D1 basketball players besides Thor.

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