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Minnesota wins best unofficial trophy, nudges Nebraska one step closer to demolition

Minnesota wins best unofficial trophy, nudges Nebraska one step closer to demolition

With all the traditions that dot the college football map, it was only a matter of time before the Internet tried to weasel its way in.

Forget the Little Brown Jug and Victory Bell, who wouldn’t want the $5 Bits of Broken Chair Trophy? No, that doesn’t involve former Indiana basketball coach Bobby Knight. It is the unofficial trophy that goes to the Nebraska-Minnesota winner.

Things began in 2014 when Minnesota’s mascot and an intense Nebraska fan were faced with the choice of spending the day working for Habitat for Humanity or trolling each other on Twitter.

Mascot: “How about a friendly wager on this weekend’s game?”

Fan: “OK, how about if we win, you give me...

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