Mike Riley and the Huskers open Big Ten play Saturday at 3 p.m.
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Start Time Adjusted for NU-Illinois Football Game

By NU Athletic Communications

Rosemont, Ill. – The impending weather impact of Hurricane Joaquin has adjusted a pair of start times for Big Ten games on Saturday.

The Michigan at Maryland game in College Park has been moved from 7 p.m. (central) to 11 a.m. (central) on BTN, while Nebraska’s game with Illinois, which was scheduled to kick off at 2:42 p.m. (central), will now kick off at 3:02 p.m.  The kickoff time was delayed 20 minutes to accommodate any potential weather-related delays in earlier games on Saturday. 

For Husker fans, the national broadcast on BTN will start at 3 p.m. central. To find out what channel BTN is in your area,visit BTN.com/Gamefinder.

Saturday's game against Illinois can also be streamed via the web, smartphones, tablets and connected devices on BTN2Go, BTN’s digital extension. The Nebraska at Illinois game can be found here.


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