NU and Iowa State to Meet on Versus
The Big 12 Conference has announced that Nebraska’s Oct. 18 game at Iowa State will be televised by Versus with kickoff set for 11:30 a.m.
The matchup will mark the third consecutive week the Huskers can be seen across the nation. Last week’s contest against Missouri was carried nationwide on ESPN, while this Saturday’s game at Texas Tech will be televised nationally by FSN, beginning at 2 p.m.
Versus is available in more than 70 million homes nationwide and is carrying several Big 12 Conference games, along with games from the Pac-10, Mountain West and Ivy League. In Omaha and Lincoln, Versus is available on the digital tiers of Cox and Time Warner, respectively. Versus can be found on Channel 231 on Cox Communications in Omaha and Channel 229 on Time Warner Cable in Lincoln. The network is also available on Direct TV (Channel 603) and DISH (Channel 151). For information on Versus in specific areas, please visit versus.com, or check with your local cable provider.
Other Big 12 games selected for telecast on Oct. 18 include: Texas Tech at Texas A&M (11 a.m., FSN); Kansas at Oklahoma (2:30 p.m. or 7 p.m., ABC) and Missouri at Texas (2:30 p.m. or 7 p.m., ABC).
Game times and television information for Nebraska’s games against Baylor, Oklahoma, Kansas and Kansas State will be determined six to 12 days in advance. The Huskers’ Nov. 28 contest against Colorado is set for 2:30 p.m., with ABC providing a national telecast.