This is from our beloved community member Redvalley from last night’s thread. I think it echoes what many of us are thinking about today’s senior day:
We say goodbye to the seniors who suffered more losses during their career of any senior class since 1936. But these guys personified what Nebraska football is about. Never give up, in all kinds of weather…seasons…coaching changes. They stuck it out and stayed true.
Frost said that the turnaround from our 0-6 start rests firmly on their shoulders. They were the bricks that laid the foundation.
It might be the greatest Senior Day reception from the crowd ever. I hope so.
Add in the Foltz-Stadler tribute, and tears will be freezing to faces.
Then we’ll kick some Spartan ass.
Date/Time: November 17, 2018 at 11:00 am CDT
Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, NE Capacity: 85,458
Surface: Field Turf
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Series Record: Nebraska leads the all time series 8-2 and is 5-1 against MSU in Lincoln.
TV: The game will be televised on Fox with Play-by-Play by Brian Custer and analyst Ben Leber. It can be streamed on FoxSportsGo.
Radio: Look for your local radio station on the Huskers sports radio network. The audio can also be streamed live for free at huskers.com The crew will be: Greg Sharpe, Matt Davison, and Ben MacLaughlin.
Weather: Bundle up kids. It’s going to be windy, cloudy, and cold with the temperature at kickoff predicted to be 29 degrees. With 21 mph winds from the NNE, it will feel more like 16 degrees. Reminder from UNLWeibe’s five to lose article, bring cash as the hot chocolate vendors don’t take cards.
Odds: The Spartans are favored by 1-2 points depending on which outlet you read.