Husker football history

129 seasons of Nebraska football

1,339 games. 902 wins. 5 national championships.

Find information on every win, loss and tie, then dive into the stats on your own and see how NU stacks up all time against every team, in every bowl game, in conference play, season openers and more. With historical World-Herald front pages, photos, stories, key stats and more, our ever-growing Husker History page is your new home for taking a look back into the history of one of the nation's most tradition-rich programs.

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Today in Husker history 19 games

Oct. 31, 2015: Purdue players celebrate Anthony Brown’s second-quarter interception as Nebraska tight end Cethan Carter looks on. Four of quarterback Ryker Fyfe’s turnovers led to Boilermaker touchdowns. BRENDAN SULLIVAN/THE WORLD-HERALD

Date Opponent Outcome
Oct. 31, 2015 Purdue Loss
Oct. 31, 2009 Baylor Win
Oct. 31, 1998 Texas Loss
Oct. 31, 1992 Colorado Win
Oct. 31, 1987 Missouri Win
Oct. 31, 1981 Kansas Win
Oct. 31, 1970 Colorado Win
Oct. 31, 1964 Missouri Win
Oct. 31, 1959 Oklahoma Win
Oct. 31, 1953 Kansas Win
Oct. 31, 1942 Kansas Win
Oct. 31, 1936 Missouri Win
Oct. 31, 1931 Missouri Win
Oct. 31, 1925 Oklahoma Win
Oct. 31, 1914 Iowa State Win
Oct. 31, 1908 Iowa Win
Oct. 31, 1903 Iowa Win
Oct. 31, 1896 Nebraska Wesleyan Win
Oct. 31, 1891 Doane Win

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Nebraska vs. Northwestern, Nov. 7

The Huskers are 8-5 all time against Northwestern in 13 games. The last meeting between these teams was on Oct. 5, 2019. Nebraska won that game 13-10.

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