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The last of something that resembles football for several months.

82 Spring Game
From the 1982 spring game

More than 62,000 tickets have been sold for Saturday’s spring game.  We have visitors and we have an inventive offense/defense scoring system.

For your enjoyment, here are the individual records for the spring game:

  • Most TD passes--4, Joe Dailey, Red, 2004
  • Most TD pass receptions--3, Riley Washington, White, 1995
  • Longest TD run from scrimmage--91, Bobby Newcombe, White, 1998
  • Longest punt return for TD--91 yards, Joe Blahak, Red, 1971
  • Longest kickoff return for TD--100 yards, Mike Demps, Red, 1999; Titus Brothers, White, 2006
  • Longest TD pass--80 yards, Wayne Weber to Tom Smith, 1964
  • Longest interception return for TD--91 yards, Wonder Monds, White, 1973
  • Longest fumble return for TD--94 yards, Greg McGraw, Red, 1999
  • Most points--18, Tony Davis, Red, 1973; Steve Taylor, Red, 1986; Terry Rodgers, White, 1987; Riley Washington, White, 1995
  • Most PATs--7, Dale Klein, Red, 1986
  • Most yards passing--357, Zac Taylor, White, 2005
  • Best completion percentage--1.000, Dennis Claridge, Red (7-7), 1963
  • Most pass receptions--8, Dave Shamblin, White, 1973
  • Most yards receiving--184, Reggie Baul, Red, 1995
  • Most yards rushing--207, Keith Jones, Red, 1987

Date/Time: April 16, 2016  1:00 p.m. CDT

Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, NE Capacity: 86,047

Surface: Field Turf

Series Record: Red leads the all time series 39-14-1

TV: The game will be streamed live on BTN2Go and tape-delayed to be shown later that evening on BTN. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. NET (the Nebraska public TV affiliate) will have a tape delay of the game on Sunday, April 17 at 5:00 p.m. CT.

Radio: Huskers sports radio network. Audio can be streamed live at

Weather: At kickoff it is expected to be 68 degrees and cloudy. It will be windy with south-southeast winds at 18 mph.


Coach Danny Langsdorf on if there are any players to watch in the spring game:

"I think (Bryan) Reimers has looked really good. He's had a good spring, makes a ton of plays, and catches the ball well. Luke McNitt has played pretty well at fullback, Tanner Farmer has come a long way, (David) Knevel is getting some more work in there at tackle. There's been a handful of guys that you probably haven't heard much from that are looking pretty good."