Stories leading up to the game are listed here in reverse chronological order.
Are the Huskers ready to make the leap
* back to prominence
?* And are the Longhorns ripe for an upset
? Before we find out later today, peruse the game-day coverage from the papers in Omaha
,* Lincoln (1
), Grand Island (1
),* Austin (1
),* Dallas (1
, San Antonio
and Fort Worth
. Dozens of predictions here
A look way back at Nebraska's 1960 win
over the Longhorns.
Tight ends coach Shawn Watson says it's been a great week
* of practices and that the Huskers will be aggressive
A look at the four members of college football's 800-win club
NU's four-headed running game continues to draw attention: 1
will be honored at halftime of Saturday's game.
Maurice Purify makes a big impact in spite of his backup role
Perseverence pays off for the Blackshirts who weathered the coaching change
Writing about sportsmanship, a K.C. columnist contrasts the 1998 NU-Texas game
with last weekend's brawl in Florida.
Monte Kiffin's tutelage has helped Gene Chizek bring sizzle
* to the UT defense.
The Lincoln paper offers its breakdown
of the Longhorns.
Can the home crowd
be a difference-maker for NU on Saturday?
Bill Callahan watches the 2006 Rose Bowl
with an eye on two opponents in the coming season.