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Huskers accept bid to Foster Farms Bowl

Posted at 8:02 AM, Dec 07, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-07 09:02:56-05

The Huskers' season will continue a little longer after accepting a bid to the Foster Farms Bowl.

Joe Quinn, co-host of The Drive on ESPN AM 590, shared a tweet on Sunday afternoon that Nebraska will reportedly face UCLA at Levi Stadium on December 26 at 6:15PM (PST).

52nd All-Time Bowl Appearance for Nebraska 

“We are excited about the opportunity to complete our season in the Foster Farms Bowl,” Nebraska Head Coach Mike Riley said.

“This has been a great group to coach throughout the season, and we look forward to another game with this team and being able to compete against a strong UCLA team in the bowl game. The bowl practices and additional game will allow us to continue to build as a program.

It is the Huskers' first-ever appearance in the Foster Farms Bowl and seventh all-time bowl trip to California.

Nebraska will play at Levi Stadium, the site of Super Bowl 50 in February. The Super Bowl will be broadcast on CBS on February 7, 2016.

Want to go?

Tickets go on sale Sunday night at 7 p.m. at Huskers.com. According to Nebraska Athletics, tickets can also be purchased by calling the Nebraska Athletic Ticket Office at 1-800-8-BIG RED or in person at the ticket office in the Stadium Drive Parking Garage starting Monday.

Tickets prices range from $44 to $154. The Huskers will receive an allotment of 7,000 tickets, according to an athletic's release.