The Nebraska student section has the Arkansas State family in their thoughts.
Wendy Anderson, Arkansas State HC Blake Anderson's wife, had breast cancer surgery this week.
— Derek Peterson (@DrPeteyHV) September 2, 2017
Wendy Anderson, Arkansas State head coach Blake Anderson's wife, had surgery on Monday in an ongoing fight with breast cancer. The Anderson family has been battling the diagnosis since the spring, and the football team has known since the summer, according to Brooks Kubena, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's beat writer covering the Red Wolves.
On Thursday, Blake announced on Twitter that Wendy is now cancer free after a successful surgery.
JESUS CHRIST still in the business of answering prayers & miracles… got the call that @2day4fun is CANCER FREE !!! Thx for all the prayers
— Blake Anderson (@CHbanderson) August 31, 2017
The Red Wolves and Huskers kick off at 7 p.m.
Derek is a newbie on the Hail Varsity staff covering Husker athletics. In college, he was best known as ‘that guy from Twitter.’ He has covered a Sugar Bowl, a tennis national championship and almost everything in between (except an NCAA men’s basketball tournament game… *tears*). In his spare time, he can be found arguing with literally anyone about sports.