Nebraska Football Prepares to Face Purdue in Big Ten Matchup
Nebraska football is gearing up for another exciting game as they prepare to face Purdue at Memorial Stadium on Saturday. The Huskers, currently with a 4-3 record in the Big Ten, are hoping to secure a victory against the 2-5 Purdue team. The game is set to kick off at 2:30 p.m. CT and will be televised on Fox Sports 1, with Jeff Levering providing play-by-play commentary and Mark Helfrich as the analyst. Fans can also stream the game on FuboTV with a free trial. For those who prefer to listen to the game, it will be broadcasted on the Huskers Radio Network, featuring Greg Sharpe, Damon Benning, and Jessica Coody.
In their last game, the Huskers emerged victorious against Northwestern with a 17-9 win. Head Coach Matt Rhule, in his first year with the team, has led the Huskers to a 4-3 overall record. On the other hand, Purdue, led by Head Coach Ryan Walters, is coming off a 41-7 loss against Ohio State. This will be the first meeting between Rhule and Walters as head coaches.
Looking at the series history between Nebraska and Purdue, the Boilermakers currently hold a slight advantage with a 6-5 overall record. When playing in Lincoln, the two teams have had an even split with two wins each. In their last encounter in 2022, Purdue came out on top with a 43-37 victory. Purdue will be aiming to extend their two-game winning streak against the Huskers.
In terms of the betting line, Nebraska is favored with a spread of -2.5, and the over/under is set at 39.5. These odds are subject to change leading up to the game.
Aside from the Nebraska-Purdue matchup, there are several other college football games taking place in Week 9. Fans can find a comprehensive list of games sorted by conference, along with their respective kickoff times and TV channels, on the Huskers website.
As the game approaches, Nebraska fans are eagerly anticipating another exciting matchup at Memorial Stadium. With both teams hungry for victory, it is sure to be an intense battle on the field.
Original Story at nebraska.rivals.com – 2023-10-28 10:00:00