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You still miss Barry Switzer, don’t you?

I hear a few youthful voices say they never heard of the guy. Oh, the horror.

Well, Barry’s back. The Mancuso brothers are planning an Oklahoma-Nebraska reunion on Wednesday, Jan. 11. Switzer will be at the Outland Trophy Dinner that night to receive the Tom Osborne Legacy Award. Yes, Osborne handing Switzer an award. That should get some old-school blood pumping around Nebraska.

Switzer has promised to bring some of his friends, perhaps former Sooners Joe Washington, Greg Pruitt and others. Former Oklahoma guard Greg Roberts will be at the dinner to receive the retro Outland Trophy from the downtown Rotary Club. Bob Mancuso said Larry Jacobson and Johnny Rodgers, among other former Huskers, should be there.

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