Nebraska Football Road Race Set for This Sunday

The 12th annual Nebraska Football Road Race supporting Pediatric Brain Cancer research is this Sunday. 

There will be a one-mile fun run and a competitive 5K with both races starting and finishing at Memorial Stadium.  New this year, all runners will get to run 69 yards on Tom Osborne Field like pediatric brain cancer patient Jack Hoffman did.  He became famous as a 7-year old by running for the long touchdown in the 2013 Spring Game. 

Fans can register for the races at  The entrance fee is $25 for the fun run and $35 for the 5K until today at 6 p.m.  That’s when the registration fees will increase by $10.  Online registration ends Saturday at 6 p.m.