Nebraska football coach Scott Frost arrives at Memorial Stadium for the Unity Walk.

The weather for the game tonight is not promising.

National Weather Service meteorologists have been monitoring a storm moving through Nebraska. They are forecasting damaging winds and large hail from about Kearney to Omaha and Auburn to Columbus.

The worst news: the worst part of the front is expected to hit the Lincoln area between 8 and 9 p.m.

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Only two games have ever been cancelled in the 128 years of Nebraska football. The first was on October 29, 1898. The second was on November 13, 1943, when a matchup with Pittsburg was cancelled because of wartime travel restrictions.

The last time a Nebraska game was suspended by weather was 1991 against Utah State.

Other quick hits as the 7 p.m. kickoff approaches:

» Changes will be coming to the Tunnel Walk, though the extent of those won't be known until players take the field shortly before kickoff.

Nebraska Athletic Director Bill Moos will be taking in the experience for the first time along with fans. He said last week any alterations came from the football program.

"I think it kind of goes with our theme of 'Honor the past, live the present, create the future,'" Moos said. "There will be pieces of the Tunnel Walk that are traditional and have been part of our history through many, many years. Then there will be some things that might be more appealing to that 18-, 19-, 20-year-old player. I think it will be a tasteful congregation."

Moos said he thinks some music will be different. Nebraska has long used The Alan Parsons Project's "Sirius" for the pregame tradition but played a version of the Beatles' "Come Together" by Gary Clark Jr. for the spring game.

Other photos circulating show video screens replacing the stone facades at the entrance to the gate. Video screens mounted on pillars flank either side of the brand-new red carpet that weaves from the locker room onto the northwest corner of the field.

“To me, the Tunnel Walk is more about the players coming out and being greeted by the fans and saluting the fans than it is the song that is playing,” Nebraska coach Scott Frost said in April. “But I think a lot of smart people will put their heads together and figure out the best direction for that."

» Among the notable attendees Saturday is former NU defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh, who tweeted out a six-second video of himself in the Nebraska weight room room saying, "I'm baaaack."

Suh, now with the Los Angeles Rams, donated $2.6 million to NU in 2010 and has the strength and conditioning center named in his honor. Suh's relationship with the program appeared to cool in recent years, to the point that he listed his alma mater as "Grant High School" during NFL pregame introductions last season.

» Supreme Court justice Clarence Thomas is at Memorial Stadium for Frost's first game.

» It was pandemonium when Frost and the Huskers got off the bus for the Unity Walk. Fans, standing 20 or so rows deep, welcomed Nebraska to Memorial Stadium. Frost — in a black suit and red tie — walked and high-fived fans on his way in. Players, most wearing headphones and black tracksuits — stoically waved to fans as they walked in.

» Tailgates were well underway at noon Saturday. Campus wasn’t necessarily crawling with fans until about 3 p.m., but traffic on Interstate 80 was jam packed after 3:30 p.m.

» Expect some new banners in the student section. The Iron N rolled some out pregame.

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