The Nebraska Cornhuskers take on the UCLA Bruins today at 11:00 am central in a nationally televised game on ABC. Nebraska enters the game ranked #15 in the Coaches Poll, and #23 in the AP, while UCLA appears to be the more known entity, ranked #17 in the Coaches Poll and #16 in the AP.
This is the 12th meeting between the Husker and Bruins. Nebraska has a 6-5 edge in the series, with a 4-1 record in Lincoln. The last meeting between these teams in Lincoln was in 1994, the result being a 49-21 Husker win. The last time these teams met was in last year's game at the Rose Bowl where UCLA won 36-30.
Date/Time: Saturday, Sept. 14, 11:00 a.m. CT
Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, NebraskaCapacity: 87,000
Series Record: Nebraska leads, 6-5
In Lincoln: Nebraska leads, 4-1
Special Events: Tommie Frazier On-Campus Salute for College HOF, Berringer Scholarship Presentation, Teammates
Announcers: Sean McDonough, Chris Spielman, Shannon Spake
Radio: Huskers sports radio network
Weather: Around 68 degrees at kickoff. Partly Cloudy.
Odds: Nebraska favored by 6.5