Webster Named Assistant Coach for NU Hoops

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) _ Nebraska head basketball coach Doc Sadler

has filled out his three-member staff of assistants with the hiring

of Tracy Webster from DePaul.

In a news release Monday, the Huskers say Webster is joining Wes

Flanigan and Chris Croft. Flanigan was hired in May from UAB, and

Croft was the Huskers' director of operations. Croft is being

replaced by former Husker assistant David Anwar.

Flanigan and Webster are replacing Philip Mathews, who took an

assistant's job at San Francisco, and Walter Roese, who left for a

position at Hawaii.

Webster spent a year at DePaul after two years as an assistant

at Kentucky. Webster also worked for three years as an assistant at

Illinois and a year at Purdue.

Webster was an All-Big Ten Conference guard at Wisconsin.