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Iowa to lock up Big Ten title game bid with win over Huskers

Nov. 23, 2022 12:17 PM EST

Nebraska (3-8, 2-6 Big Ten) at Iowa (7-4, 5-3), Friday, 4 p.m. EST (Big Ten Network) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Iowa by 10 1/2. Series record: Nebraska leads 29-20-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Iowa returns to the Big Ten championship game...

Wisconsin out to beat struggling Nebraska 9th straight time

Nov. 17, 2022 13:49 PM EST

Wisconsin (5-5, 3-4 Big Ten) at Nebraska (3-7, 2-5), Saturday, noon ET (ESPN) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK COLLEGE LINE: Wisconsin by 12 1/2. Series record: Wisconsin leads 11-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Wisconsin needs to win one of its last two...

Corum runs for 162 yards, No. 3 Michigan beats Nebraska 34-3

Nov. 12, 2022 20:33 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Blake Corum made plays without the ball in his hands, drawing a safety on a fake to set up one of J.J. McCarthy's touchdown passes and paving the way to help him run for a score. Corum also ran for 162 yards and scored a touchdown of his own, helping No. 3...

Heisman hopeful Blake Corum leads No. 3 Michigan vs Nebraska

Nov. 10, 2022 13:42 PM EST

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Blake Corum looked down at an iPhone with wide eyes and a big grin, sitting just steps away from a display at Schembechler Hall that features Michigan's three Heisman Trophy winners: Charles Woodson, Desmond Howard and Tom Harmon. Corum was getting his first...

College Football Picks: Tide try to avoid rare 2-game skid

Nov. 09, 2022 12:54 PM EST

The year was 2007 and Alabama was still looking more like a college football has-been than a program on the cusp of a dynasty. Nick Saban's first regular season as the coach of the Crimson Tide ended with a four-game losing streak that included a loss to Louisiana-Monroe. ...

Huskers QB Casey Thompson day-to-day for game vs Minnesota

Nov. 01, 2022 13:39 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska quarterback Casey Thompson is listed as day-to-day for the game against Minnesota on Saturday because of an arm injury that knocked him out of last week's game. Interim coach Mickey Joseph said Thompson was held out of practice Tuesday and backups...

No. 17 Illini out to avoid complacency in trip to Nebraska

Oct. 30, 2022 15:53 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The last time Illinois won its sixth game by mid-October to achieve bowl eligibility, it went on to lose six straight. That was in 2011, and the next 10 seasons were not kind to the Illini. Their 20 Big Ten wins between 2012-21 were fewest of any team in the...

No. 17 Illinois beats Cornhuskers 26-9 for 6th straight win

Oct. 29, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Illinois' breakout season keeps getting better. The Illini's 26-9 win over Nebraska on Saturday was nothing flashy, just workmanlike. Chase Brown and the top defense in the country did what they've been doing all year, and now No. 17 Illinois is on a six-game...

No. 17 Illinois puts 5-game win streak on line vs Huskers

Oct. 27, 2022 12:29 PM EDT

No. 17 Illinois (6-1, 3-1 Big Ten) at Nebraska (3-4, 2-2), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET (ABC) Line: Illinois by 7 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Nebraska leads 13-5-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE? The Illini remain alone in first...

Nebraska, Purdue both aiming to keep pace in Big Ten West

Oct. 13, 2022 08:29 AM EDT

Nebraska (3-3, 2-1 Big Ten) at Purdue (4-2, 2-1), Saturday, 7:30 p.m. ET (Big Ten Network) Line: Purdue by 13 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Tied 5-5. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Purdue and Nebraska are tied with Illinois at...