W 52 - 17
W 24 - 13
Nebraska returns to Memorial Stadium on Saturday for its Big Ten home opener against Illinois. The game is set for a 2:30 p.m. CT kickoff in Lincoln, and the contest will be televised nationally on ESPN2. Saturday's contest with the Fighting Illini also marks the 2016 Homecoming game for Nebraska.
University of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. was honored for his performance against Northwestern, as he was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week.
No. 20 Huskers overcome inauspicious start, pesky Wildcats to win Big Ten Conference opener
Quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. continued his impressive play by recording his first 100-yard rushing game of the season while adding 240 passing yards to lead No. 20 Nebraska to a 24-13 win over Northwestern at Ryan Field on Saturday night.
Last Saturday, Mike Devaney, the 74-year-old son of the late Bob Devaney, stood inside the Ndamukong Suh Strength and Conditioning Complex to hear Mike Riley describe Nebraska's gutty comeback win