Husker football history

129 seasons of Nebraska football

1,338 games. 902 wins. 5 national championships.

Find information on every win, loss and tie, then dive into the stats on your own and see how NU stacks up all time against every team, in every bowl game, in conference play, season openers and more. With historical World-Herald front pages, photos, stories, key stats and more, our ever-growing Husker History page is your new home for taking a look back into the history of one of the nation's most tradition-rich programs.

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Today in Husker history 15 games

Oct. 19, 2002: Oklahoma State's Kevin Williams celebrates after stopping Nebraska quarterback Jammal Lord late in the fourth quarter. MATT MILLER/THE WORLD-HERALD

Date Opponent Outcome
Oct. 19, 2002 Oklahoma State Loss
Oct. 19, 1996 Texas Tech Win
Oct. 19, 1991 Kansas State Win
Oct. 19, 1985 Missouri Win
Oct. 19, 1974 Kansas Win
Oct. 19, 1968 Missouri Loss
Oct. 19, 1963 Kansas State Win
Oct. 19, 1957 Syracuse Loss
Oct. 19, 1946 Kansas Win
Oct. 19, 1940 Kansas Win
Oct. 19, 1935 Kansas State Tie
Oct. 19, 1929 Pittsburgh Loss
Oct. 19, 1912 Minnesota Loss
Oct. 19, 1907 Minnesota Loss
Oct. 19, 1895 Denver AC Win

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Nebraska vs. Ohio State, Oct. 24

The Huskers are 1-7 all time against Ohio State in 8 games. The last meeting between these teams was on Sept. 28, 2019. Nebraska lost that game 48-7.

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The Huskers are unranked this week in the AP poll.

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