Date
Opponent
Location
Result
Rank
NU / Opp.
Attendance
09/13
Lincoln
W 55-9
8
/
-
75,526
09/20
Lincoln
W 57-0
6
/
-
76,029
09/27
State College
W 21-7
3
/
11
84,587
10/04
Lincoln
L 14-18
3
/
16
76,152
10/11
Lawrence
W 54-0
10
/
-
52,500
10/18
Lincoln
W 48-7
10
/
-
76,021
10/25
Boulder
W 45-7
9
/
-
51,489
11/01
Lincoln
W 38-16
8
/
15
76,155
11/08
Lincoln
W 55-8
5
/
-
76,121
11/15
Ames
W 35-0
4
/
-
52,942
11/22
Lincoln
L 17-21
4
/
9
76,322
12/27
El Paso
W 31-17
8
/
17
34,723
Conference Game
Homecoming
Sun Bowl
Overall Record: 10-2-0
Conference Record: 6-1-0 , 2nd Big Eight
Final Rankings: AP #7, Coaches #7
Coach: Tom Osborne