Lincoln - Coach Bo Pelini and offensive coordinator Shawn Watson met with the media on Tuesday at Memorial Stadium to discuss Nebraska's Big 12 Championship Game showdown with Oklahoma on Saturday in Arlington, Texas.
The Huskers (10-2, 6-2 Big 12) enter the game ranked 13th nationally as the Big 12 North Division champions. The Sooners (10-2, 6-2 Big 12) are ranked 10th in the country and earned the Big 12 South Division title.
The final battle of the Big Reds as members of the Big 12 will take place at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, on Saturday at 7 p.m. The Dr Pepper Big 12 Championship Game will be televised live nationally by ABC.
During the press conference, Pelini discussed the opportunity the Huskers have to accomplish their season-long goal of winning a championship in their final year in the Big 12. He also touched on his long-time friendship with Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops and the historic rivalry between the Huskers and Sooners.
For a complete transcript of Coach Bo Pelini's press conference and quotes from offensive coordinator Shawn Watson, please click on the links below. Nebraska players were not available at Tuesday's press conference.
Press Conference Quotes