Nebraska-Illinois game set for 11 a.m. kickoff
Nebraska will host Illinois at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5.
Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013 12:00 am
The Nebraska football team's Homecoming matchup with Illinois will kick off at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, with television details to be announced at a later date, the Big Ten Conference announced Thursday.
The 2013 matchup with Illinois will be Nebraska's first contest with the Fighting Illini since a Husker victory in Champaign in 1986. This will mark Illinois' second trip to Lincoln since 1925, and first since a 52-25 Husker win in 1985.
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Thursday, May 23, 2013 12:00 am.