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Nebraska vs Purdue: First Half Thread

Huskers look for their first win of the season on a dreary day in Lincoln

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Date/Time: September 29, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. CDT

Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, NE Capacity: 85,458

Surface: Field Turf

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Series Record: Nebraska leads the series 4-2.

TV: The game will be televised on BTN with Play-by-Play by Kevin Kugler, Analyst: Matt Millen and Sidelines: Lisa Byington. It can be streamed on BTN2Go with a login from your cable, satellite, or streaming provider.

Radio: Look for your local radio station on the Huskers sports radio network. The audio can also be streamed live for free at The crew will be: Greg Sharpe, Matt Davison, and Ben MacLaughlin.

More streaming options: The official Husker app is available on iTunes as well and Google Play. The game can be streamed on the TuneIn app for free (search for the Husker IMG Sports Network.

Weather: At kickoff it will be 52 degrees and cloudy with a slight chance of rain (10-15%) and winds from the southeast at 12 mph.

Odds: Purdue is favored by 3.5 points.


  • Nebraska senior receiver Stanley Morgan Jr. has caught at least three passes in 15 straight games. Morgan needs five receptions on Saturday to move into the top five on the NU career receptions list.

If you want to catch up on this week’s game, check out all the articles we have done in the Huskers vs. Purdue 2018 Game Center - Corn Nation