Urbana, Ill. - Inclement weather has postponed Friday's scheduled softball game between No. 20 Nebraska and Illinois in Urbana. The teams will now play a doubleheader Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. before concluding the series on Sunday at Noon.
All three games of the series will still be carried live to subscribers of the Big Ten Digital Network on btn.com. A free radio broadcast of every game will also be available on Huskers.com.
Nebraska enters this weekend with a 24-11 overall record, including a 3-3 mark in Big Ten Conference play. Each of the Huskers' first six league games have come against ranked foes. NU is also 10-2 on the road this season, as it entered the week tied for the national lead with 10 road victories this spring.
Illinois brings a 17-13 overall record into this weekend's series. The Fighting Illini are 1-5 in Big Ten play.
Revised Weekend Schedule
Friday, April 4
Saturday, April 5
Nebraska at Illinois - GAME 1 l 1 p.m.
Nebraska at Illinois - GAME 2 l 3:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 6
Nebraska at Illinois l Noon