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Nebraska Basketball

A Memory-Making Moment for the Hoibergs

February 21, 2020
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“We were sitting in there before the game and one of the coaches always brings in the numbers of the starters, and I see 5, 11, 25, and 10, and I’m like, ‘Ten? Who the hell? Shit, that’s Jack.’”

That’s how Fred Hoiberg learned his son, Jack, was making his first career start for Michigan State—against his team.

Jack is a redshirt sophomore walk-on for the Spartans who had appeared in 10 games and scored 15 points this season heading into Thursday’s game at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

 
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