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1973 Nebraska Cornhuskers Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-2-1, .792 W-L% (17th of 129) ▪ Rank: 7th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 4-2-1 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Tom Osborne (9-2-1)

PS/G: 25.5 (32nd of 129) ▪ PA/G: 13.6 (19th of 129)
SRS: 25.89 (5th of 129) ▪ SOS: 15.55 (1st of 129)

Bowl Game: Won Cotton Bowl 19-3 versus Texas

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 12/3 Final
4 2 2 2 2 2 11 10 13 11 10 10 13 12 7

12 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 8, 1973 Sat (4) Nebraska (10) UCLA Pac-8 W 40 13 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 22, 1973 Sat (2) Nebraska (14) North Carolina State ACC W 31 14 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 29, 1973 Sat (2) Nebraska Wisconsin Big Ten W 20 16 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 6, 1973 Sat (2) Nebraska @ Minnesota Big Ten W 48 7 4 0 0 W 4
5 Oct 13, 1973 Sat (2) Nebraska @ (12) Missouri Big 8 L 12 13 4 1 0 L 1
6 Oct 20, 1973 Sat (11) Nebraska (18) Kansas Big 8 W 10 9 5 1 0 W 1
7 Oct 27, 1973 Sat (10) Nebraska @ Oklahoma State Big 8 T 17 17 5 1 1 T 1
8 Nov 3, 1973 Sat (13) Nebraska (17) Colorado Big 8 W 28 16 6 1 1 W 1
9 Nov 10, 1973 Sat (11) Nebraska Iowa State Big 8 W 31 7 7 1 1 W 2
10 Nov 17, 1973 Sat (10) Nebraska @ Kansas State Big 8 W 50 21 8 1 1 W 3
11 Nov 23, 1973 Fri (10) Nebraska @ (3) Oklahoma Big 8 L 0 27 8 2 1 L 1
12 Jan 1, 1974 Tue (12) Nebraska N (8) Texas SWC W 19 3 9 2 1 W 1 Cotton Bowl (Dallas, TX)