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1988 Nebraska Cornhuskers Schedule and Results

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Record: 11-2, .846 W-L% (5th of 105) ▪ Rank: 10th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Big 8  ▪ Conference Record: 7-0 (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Tom Osborne (11-2)

PS/G: 36.7 (6th of 105) ▪ PA/G: 15.8 (16th of 105)
SRS: 13.55 (13th of 105) ▪ SOS: 1.01 (54th of 105)

Bowl Game: Lost Orange Bowl 23-3 versus Miami (FL)

AP Poll Summary

Pre 8/30 9/6 9/13 9/20 9/27 10/4 10/11 10/18 10/25 11/1 11/8 11/15 11/22 11/29 12/6 Final
2 2 2 11 10 9 9 7 5 5 7 7 7 6 6 6 10

13 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Aug 27, 1988 Sat (2) Nebraska N (10) Texas A&M SWC W 23 14 1 0 0 W 1 Kick-off Classic (East Rutherford, NJ)
2 Sep 3, 1988 Sat (2) Nebraska Utah State Big West W 63 13 2 0 0 W 2
3 Sep 10, 1988 Sat (2) Nebraska @ (5) UCLA Pac-10 L 28 41 2 1 0 L 1
4 Sep 24, 1988 Sat (10) Nebraska Arizona State Pac-10 W 47 16 3 1 0 W 1
5 Oct 1, 1988 Sat (9) Nebraska Nevada-Las Vegas Big West W 48 6 4 1 0 W 2
6 Oct 8, 1988 Sat (9) Nebraska @ Kansas Big 8 W 63 10 5 1 0 W 3
7 Oct 15, 1988 Sat (7) Nebraska (10) Oklahoma State Big 8 W 63 42 6 1 0 W 4
8 Oct 22, 1988 Sat (5) Nebraska @ Kansas State Big 8 W 48 3 7 1 0 W 5
9 Oct 29, 1988 Sat (5) Nebraska Missouri Big 8 W 26 18 8 1 0 W 6
10 Nov 5, 1988 Sat (7) Nebraska @ Iowa State Big 8 W 51 16 9 1 0 W 7
11 Nov 12, 1988 Sat (7) Nebraska (19) Colorado Big 8 W 7 0 10 1 0 W 8
12 Nov 19, 1988 Sat (7) Nebraska @ (9) Oklahoma Big 8 W 7 3 11 1 0 W 9
13 Jan 2, 1989 Mon (6) Nebraska @ (2) Miami (FL) Ind L 3 23 11 2 0 L 1 Orange Bowl (Miami, FL)