Northern Illinois announced Monday the Huskies will play Nebraska at Soldier Field in 2016.
The Northwestern Wildcats will host the Nebraska Cornhuskers for the first time since 1931, when Al Capone attended.
A 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff time Saturday has Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald turning to a morning nap to keep his players fresh against Nebraska.
Illinois Fighting Illini redshirt freshman offensive lineman Ryan Klachko will retire because of numerous concussions, coach Tim Beckman said on Tuesday.
Former Nebraska offensive lineman Ryan Klachko has transferred to Illinois, Illini coach Tim Beckman announced on Wednesday.
Montini senior wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp said Monday he will remain a Nebraska recruit after considering Notre Dame over the last month.
Montini junior wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp has committed to Nebraska.
Proviso East's Corey Cooper picks Nebraska over Illinois.