The Huskers’ season opener against Wyoming on Aug. 31 will kick off at 7 p.m. CT, and NU’s home game against Southern Miss on Sept. 7 is set for a 5 p.m. CT start.
With sole possession of second place in the Big Ten Conference up for grabs, the Nebraska baseball team was unable to deliver a win on Monday afternoon at Hawks Field, as the No. 14 Indiana Hoosiers (36-9, 13-5 Big Ten) took the three-game series with a 10-2 victory.
The Nebraska volleyball program has lost another player. Coach John Cook announced Monday night that rising sophomore Alexa Strange is returning to her home state of California and will focus on playing beach volleyball.
The Bowl Championship Series will be replaced by the College Football Playoff.A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that the new four-team playoff starting after the 2014 regular season will be called the College Football Playoff.
For the first time in his career, Nebraska junior Michael Pritchard was named Big Ten Player of the Week after helping lead the Huskers to a 5-0 record on the field last week. The Huskers sit second in the Big Ten standings with an 11-4 record.