Date
Opponent
Location
Result
Rank
NU / Opp.
Attendance
09/02
Lincoln
W 49-13
1
/
-
77,728
09/09
South Bend
W 27-24 (OT)
1
/
23
80,232
09/23
Lincoln
W 42-13
1
/
-
78,070
09/30
Lincoln
W 42-24
1
/
-
77,744
10/07
Ames
W 49-27
2
/
-
50,074
10/14
Lubbock
W 56-3
1
/
-
48,961
10/21
Lincoln
W 59-0
1
/
-
77,959
10/28
Norman
L 14-31
1
/
3
75,989
11/04
Lincoln
W 56-17
5
/
-
78,096
11/11
Manhattan
L 28-29
4
/
16
53,811
11/24
Lincoln
W 34-32
10
/
-
77,672
12/30
San Antonio
W 66-17
9
/
18
60,028
Conference Game
Homecoming
Night Game
Alamo Bowl
Overall Record: 10 - 2
Conference Record: 6 - 2 • Tie 1st, North Division
Final Rankings: AP #8, ESPN/USA Today Coaches #7
Coach: Frank Solich