Date/Time: September 23, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. CDT
Location: Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, NE Capacity: 85,458
Surface: Field Turf
Opposition Blog: Check out Bull Run for everything Buffalo.
Series Record: The matchup is the first-ever meeting between the two schools and the Huskers’ third matchup with a Mid-American Conference opponent in the past five years.
TV: The game will be televised on BTN with Play-by-Play:Brandon Gaudin, Analyst: J. Leman, and Sidelines: Rick PizzoIt. The game can be streamed on Fox Sports app with a login from your service provider.
Radio: Check for your local station at the Husker sports radio network. The audio can also be streamed live for free at huskers.com The crew will be: Greg Sharpe, Matt Davison, and Bredan Stai.
More streaming options: The official Huskers app is available on iTunes and Google Play. The audio of Husker games is no longer available on TuneIn.
Weather: WHOA NELLY. At kickoff it is expected to be 97 degrees and mostly sunny. There will be a south-southwest breeze at around 16 mph. On the field, the players will be experiencing temperatures that will feel like 115-120 degrees. Fans should bring water bottles and plenty of sunscreen. Expect a lot of game stoppages for players that are cramping and a lot of substitutions to minimize heat exhaustion. The trainers for both teams will be getting a workout. See the bottom of the article for fan information sent by the athletic department because of the heat.
Odds: Nebraska is favored by 14 points.