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UNL chancellor: Huskers likely won't play any more Friday night games at home

Posted at 11:18 PM, Aug 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-12 00:18:41-04

UNL Chancellor Ronnie Green told the state Board of Regents he does not think the Huskers will host another Friday night football game.

The Huskers will play a Friday night game this season, Sept. 29 at Illinois, as part of the Big Ten's deal with Fox Sports.

On Friday, Green said hosting a game at Memorial Stadium would likely force the school to cancel classes because the stadium is so close to campus.