TEMPE AZ - DECEMBER 28: Runningback Marcus Coker #34 of the Iowa Hawkeyes rushes the football against the Missouri Tigers during the Insight Bowl at Sun Devil Stadium on December 28 2010 in Tempe Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
Nebraska will continue its long tradition of playing on the Friday after Thanksgiving.
Nebraska and Iowa announced Monday they will meet on the day after Thanksgiving in both 2011 and 2012.
The first of those meetings will take place at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln on Nov. 25, 2011. The Huskers’ first trip to Iowa City for a Big Ten Conference game will be played on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012.
The change in dates was recently approved by the Big Ten Conference’s Administrator’s Council. A game time and television coverage information for the 2011 game in Lincoln will be available at a later date.