- This year marks the beginning of new era in the Big Ten with an East and West division. Nebraska is in the West Division where they will play six other schools. Here is a preview from all the head coaches.
- Lofty honors for a Husker Tuesday as the Big Ten Media Days wrapped up in Chicago. NU I-Back Ameer Abdullah served as keynote speaker at the Media Days Luncheon where he turned the spotlight on education.
- Husker football standouts Ameer Abdullah and Randy Gregory were named to the Big Ten preseason Players to Watch list Monday. The list is selected by a media panel and consists of five student-athletes each from the East Division and West Division.
- Nebraska basketball players Shavon Shields and Trevor Menke were recognized for their efforts in the classroom Monday, as both players were named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court.