Mohamed Barry

Nebraska played at Illinois in 2017, winning 28-6 in a Friday night game. 

Nebraska will play its second straight night game of the season when it travels to Illinois Sept. 21 for a road game at the Illini. 

The Big Ten announced the 7 p.m. kickoff time Monday morning. Big Ten Network will televise the game. 

The Huskers played a night game at Illinois in 2017, as well, winning in a 28-6 rout. 

Nebraska kicks off this Saturday vs. Northern Illinois at 7 p.m. on FS1.