Huskers, Big Ten football schedule released with October start date

Posted at 9:50 AM, Sep 19, 2020

LINCOLN (KMTV) — The Huskers and Big Ten football schedule as a whole for the 2020 season that will start in October was unveiled on Saturday morning.


10/24 @ Ohio State (FOX)
10/31 Wisconsin
11/7 @ Northwestern
11/14 Penn State
11/21 Illinois
11/28 @ Iowa
12/5 @ Purdue
12/12 Minnesota
12/19 TBD

The game at Iowa could still be moved to Black Friday November 27.

From NU Media Relations:

All Big Ten teams will play a ninth game on the weekend of Dec. 19 against a crossover opponent to be determined. Television information and start times will be announced at a later date, as well as any Friday or ‘special date games’.

Here's the Big Ten schedule as a whole:

The league originally announced a 10 game conference-only schedule back on August 5. But just six days later, the Big Ten decided to postpone the season.

Earlier this week, the league reversed course yet again announcing a start date the weekend of October 23-24.