Date
Opponent
Location
Result
Rank
NU / Opp.
Attendance
09/02
Lincoln
W 49-10
20
/
-
85,181
09/09
Lincoln
W 56-7
21
/
-
84,076
09/16
Los Angeles
L 10-28
19
/
4
92,000
09/23
Lincoln
W 56-0
23
/
-
84,799
09/30
Lincoln
W 39-32
21
/
-
85,069
10/07
Ames
W 28-14
22
/
-
55,338
10/14
Manhattan
W 21-3
21
/
-
50,723
10/21
Lincoln
L 20-22
17
/
5
85,187
10/28
Stillwater
L 29-41
20
/
-
40,108
11/04
Lincoln
W 34-20
-
/
-
85,197
11/11
College Station
W 28-27
-
/
24
83,336
11/24
Lincoln
W 37-14
23
/
-
85,800
12/02
Kansas City
L 7-21
19
/
8
80,031
01/01
Dallas
L 14-17
22
/
10
66,777
Conference Game
Homecoming
Cotton Bowl
Overall Record: 9-5
Conference Record: 6-2 • First place North Division
Final Rankings: AP #27, Coaches #27
Coach: Bill Callahan