The Big Ten Conference announced its 2024 football schedule on Thursday afternoon.
In the first season of an 18-team league with no divisions, Nebraska will play four conference games at Memorial Stadium with five league contests on the road. The Huskers will host Illinois on September 21st in their first conference home opener since 2017. It will also be NU’s fourth straight home game to open the season, following non-conference tilts against UTEP, Colorado and Northern Iowa.
Nebraska will meet two of the league’s newcomers next November, with a home game against UCLA and a trip to USC.