Nebraska will have its work cut out in January with a stretch of 2021 NCAA Tournament teams, as the Big Ten Conference announced the league schedule Wednesday afternoon.

The Huskers open Big Ten play at Michigan State. That game will be played Dec. 30 or 31.

The conference home opener is Jan. 4 against Michigan, with Iowa in town Jan. 9. That pair of games opens a six-game swing of 2021 NCAA Tournament teams.

Nebraska closes the regular season hosting Northwestern Feb. 27 before the Big Ten Tournament March 2-6 in Indianapolis.

The full schedule is below.

Nov. 1 - Midland University (exhibition) - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Nov. 9 - Maine - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Nov. 11 - Prairie View A&M - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Nov. 14 - Alabama A&M - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Nov. 17 - Creighton - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Nov. 20 - North Carolina Central - Pinnacle Bank Arena

Nov. 26 - vs. Drexel (San Diego Thanksgiving Tournament)
Nov. 27 - at San Diego OR vs. George Mason (San Diego Thanksgiving Tournament)
Dec. 1 - at Wake Forest (Big Ten/ACC Challenge) - Winston-Salem, N.C.
Dec. 6 - at Minnesota* - Minneapolis, Minn.
Dec. 11 - Indiana State - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Dec. 19 - Drake - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Dec. 22 - Wyoming - Pinnacle Bank Arena

Dec. 30/31 - at Michigan State* - East Lansing, Mich.
Jan. 4 - Michigan* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Jan. 9 - Iowa* - Pinnacle Bank Arena

Jan. 13 - at Indiana* - Bloomington, Ind.
Jan. 16 - at Iowa* - Iowa City, Iowa
Jan. 20 - Rutgers* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Jan. 23 - at Illinois* - Champaign, Ill.
Jan. 27 - Wisconsin* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Jan. 30 - Purdue* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Feb. 3 - Penn State* - Pinnacle Bank Arena

Feb. 6 - at Maryland* - College Park, Md.
Feb. 10 - at Ohio State* - Columbus, Ohio
Feb. 14 - Indiana* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Feb. 17 - at Penn State* - University Park, Pa.
Feb. 20 - Minnesota* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
Feb. 23 - at Wisconsin* - Madison, Wis.
Feb. 27 - Northwestern* - Pinnacle Bank Arena
March 2-6 - Big Ten Tournament - Indianapolis, Ind. (Bankers Life Fieldhouse)
March 14 - NCAA Tournament Selection Show
March 18-21 - NCAA First & Second Rounds - Sites TBA
March 25-28 - NCAA Regionals - Bridgeport, Conn.; Greensboro, N.C.; Spokane, Wash.; Wichita, Kan.
April 1 & 3 - NCAA Women's Final Four - Minneapolis, Minn. (Target Center)
Home games in bold; * denotes Big Ten Conference game