Sept. 26 vs. Washington
In a 27-14 win in '97 the Huskers exposed highly ranked Washington as a fraud. This less-experienced Huskies team can expect a long flight back to Seattle.
Oct. 24 vs. Missouri
Mizzou's controversial 45-38 OT loss to the Huskers in '97 proved that coach Larry Smith's rebuilding is on track. No team rushed for more yards (153) against Nebraska last year.
Nov. 14 at Kansas State
The Wildcats may have replaced Colorado as the Huskers' top Big 12 rival, but they have come within seven points of defeating Nebraska only once in the last 29 seasons.