Not long after Mike Riley was fired as Nebraska’s head coach shortly after the end of the regular season, it was thought that, in some capacity, he could return from whence he came. Today, that officially came to fruition. In announcing members of his first coaching staff at Oregon State, Jonathan Smith revealed that Riley will join him as an assistant head coach with the Beavers. Appropriately enough, Smith made the announcement via Twitter — with Riley’s reveal being the final slide in the presentation.
Fired by Nebraska, Mike Riley quickly returns to coaching… as assistant at Oregon State
College Football Talk | Dec 7