Series notes: Nebraska snapped a two-game losing streak to
the MSU in 2015 with a thrilling 39-38 win over the No.
6 Spartans in Lincoln. Nebraska scored two touchdowns
in the final 1:47. The schools were in the same division
from 2011 to 2013 but now are in opposite divisions of the
Big Ten. The next meeting between NU and MSU is durinjg
the 2018 season in Lincoln. The Spartans were held to 14
or fewer points in each of the first six meetings, including
three points in consecutive meetings in 2003 and 2011. NUs
win over No. 9 Michigan State in 2011 marked the second
straight year the Huskers defeated a top-10 team in Lincoln.
Second-ranked Nebraska posted a 50-10 victory at Michigan
State in 1995 in the Huskers first trip to East Lansing. (Notes courtesy of Huskers.com)