Tuesday September 2nd, 2014

McNeese State vs. Nebraska

The Nebraska Cornhuskers will try to improve their record to 2-0 this Saturday as they host McNeese State in Lincoln. In Week 1, Nebraska defeated Florida Atlantic 55-7. 

Details for Saturday's game are below: 

Kickoff: Noon ET

Live Stream: The game can be streamed live here

TV Coverage: ESPNU

Radio: For Nebraska affiliates, click here. For McNeese State affiliates, click here

Game Facts

Nebraska facts

Nebraska and McNeese State have played just once before, with the Cornhuskers winning 38-14 in 2002 at Memorial Stadium.

The Huskers won their season opener for the 29th straight year.

Nebraska is one of three schools that has won at least nine games each of the past six seasons, joining Alabama and Oregon.

In his first game as the starting quarterback, Tommy Armstrong finished 15-of-29 for 271 yards and two touchdowns, with no interceptions. 

Jordan Westerkamp led the receivers in Week 1 with 125 yards on seven catches and a touchdown. 

Nebraska's 784 offensive yards against Florida Atlantic was the most total offensive yards by a Big Ten team in conference history​.

The defense held FAU to 200 yards in the opener.

The Huskers have played 10 FCS foes since 1992, defeating each by an average score of 48.8-10.3.

Senior Ameer Abdullah entered the year as the active career leader in the FBS in all-purpose yards.

Abdullah’s 232 yards were the fifth-most rushing yards in the country in Week 1.

- Jack Jorgensen

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