Jon Gordon was a featured guest on Tuesday night’s Talk to the Director of Athletics Show.
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Gordon, Fowler Share Thoughts, Views

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A best-selling author and keynote speaker and a Nebraska softball captain who will become President of the Nebraska Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) this summer were Tuesday night’s special guests on the Talk to the Director of Athletics Radio Show, which was  broadcast across the state on network affiliates and around the country on


Mattie Fowler (No. 17) led a Husker celebration in the 2013 College World Series.

Jon Gordon, author of such books as The Energy Bus, The No Complaining Rule and Training Camp, was featured on Segment 3 of Tuesday night’s show.  Mattie Fowler, the captain of two teams that incorporated Gordon’s positive energy philosophy and inspired Husker student-athletes across the board, was featured on Segment 4.  

Host Greg Sharpe interviewed Shawn Eichorst on Tuesday night’s first segment, which included Eichorst’s thoughts on Nebraska’s softball and baseball seasons.  Nebraska’s second-year Director of Athletics discussed Memorial Stadium’s 2014 improvements, among other topics, in the second segment.  Audio of all four segments can be accessed in the related links at the top of this column.

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