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Big Ten Announces 2016 and 2017 Conference Schedules

Big Ten Announces 2016 and 2017 Conference Schedules

CREATED Jul 11, 2013
The Big Ten Conference announced the conference football schedules for the 2016 and 2017 seasons on Thursday morning. The schedules for those two seasons were recently approved and are the first to feature nine-game conference schedules.
 
Beginning in 2016, Nebraska will play each of the six other schools in the West Division, along with three rotating opponents from the East Division. The West Division consists of Nebraska, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Northwestern, Purdue and Wisconsin. The East Division includes Indiana, Maryland, Michigan, Michigan State, Ohio State, Penn State and Rutgers.
 
 
2016 Nebraska Big Ten Schedule
Oct. 1                    Illinois
Oct. 8                    at Northwestern
Oct. 15                  at Indiana
Oct. 22                  Purdue
Oct. 29                  at Wisconsin
Nov. 5                    at Ohio State
Nov. 12                  Minnesota
Nov. 19                  Maryland
Nov. 25                  at Iowa
 
2017 Nebraska Big Ten Schedule
Sept. 23                Rutgers
Sept. 30                at Illinois
Oct. 7                   Wisconsin
Oct. 14                 Ohio State
Oct. 21                  BYE
Oct. 28                 at Purdue
Nov. 4                   Northwestern
Nov. 11                 at Minnesota
Nov. 18                 at Penn State
Nov. 24                 Iowa
 
Information from Nebraska Media Relations