Fred Hoiberg leaves Nebraska game early after showing signs of illness

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According to Jeff Goodman of Stadium, former Bulls coach Fred Hoiberg was taken to the hospital after exhibiting signs of illness during a Big Ten tournament game between Nebraska and Indiana. Hoiberg coaches the Cornhuskers.

Early Wednesday evening, video circulated on Twitter of Hoiberg in apparent discomfort on the Nebraska bench:

Christopher Heady, a reporter for the Omaha World-Herald, tweeted that he was told to stay away from the Nebraska locker room when he attempted to find Hoiberg:

Andy Katz reported that Nebraska players had been quarantined in their locker room, but they were later cleared to go, per Heady:

According to an update to Fred's son Jack Hoiberg's Snapchat story, the elder Hoiberg was released from the hospital without quarantine. A release from the University of Nebraska later confirmed that, saying that Hoiberg was diagnosed with Influenza A and has returned to the team hotel:

Editor's note: This is a rapidly developing story and will be updated as further details come to light.

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