Three more Husker games, including opener, moved to prime-time

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LINCOLN, Neb. (University of Nebraska Athletics Press Release) - Nebraska will play three night games on the Big Ten Network this season, including two at Memorial Stadium.

The first BTN prime-time appearance will be the September 3rd opener against Fresno State at 7 p.m. The Huskers travel to Northwestern on September 24th for a 6:30 p.m. kickoff. NU's November 12th home game against Minnesota will start at 6:30 p.m.

Nebraska enters the 2016 season having won 17 straight night games at Memorial Stadium.

With Monday’s announcement, the Huskers have five prime-time games scheduled. Last week, ESPN announced the October 29th game at Wisconsin and the November 5th game at Ohio State will be night games.