The World-Herald will soon name this year's recipient of the Fred Ware Award, which is handed out annually to the state's best collegiate athlete. The nine finalists come from various sports and multiple divisions of collegiate athletics, exemplifying the wide range of excellence produced by Nebraska's colleges.

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Football Schedule

2019
Aug. 31: South Alabama, 11 a.m. (ESPN)
Sept. 7: at Colorado, 2:30 p.m. (FOX)
Sept. 14: Northern Illinois, 7 p.m. (FS1)
Sept. 21: at Illinois
Sept. 28: Ohio State
Oct. 5: Northwestern, 2:30 or 3 p.m.
Oct. 12: at Minnesota
Oct. 26: Indiana
Nov. 2: at Purdue
Nov. 16: Wisconsin
Nov. 23: at Maryland
Nov. 29: Iowa, 1:30 p.m. (BTN)

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