Nebraska men’s basketball has released its 11-game nonconference schedule, along with a pair of preseason exhibition games.

The Huskers begin at home with exhibitions against Peru State (Oct. 27) and Colorado (Oct. 31). The regular-season opener is with Western Illinois on Nov. 9.

Previously announced nonconference opponents are Creighton, North Carolina State, Auburn and Kansas State. Newly announced home games include Sam Houston State, Idaho State and Kennesaw State.

Nebraska will host a multi-team event in the second half of November, bringing in Southern, Tennessee State and South Dakota.

The full nonconference schedule can be seen below. All games except N.C. State and Auburn will be at Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln.

  • Wed. 10/27: Peru State (exhib.)
  • Sun. 10/31: Colorado (charity exhib.)
  • Tue. 11/9: Western Illinois
  • Fri. 11/12 Sam Houston State
  • Tue. 11/16: Creighton
  • Fri. 11/19: Idaho State
  • Sun. 11/21: Southern
  • Tue. 11/23: Tennessee State
  • Sat. 11/27: South Dakota
  • Wed. 12/1: @North Carolina State
  • Sat. 12/11: Auburn (at Atlanta, Ga.)
  • Sun. 12/19: Kansas State
  • Wed. 12/22: Kennesaw State