Huskers open as very early favorite against Akron

Huskers open as very early favorite against Akron

The Nebraska Football season kicks off in 103 days when the Huskers welcome Akron to Memorial Stadium for Scott Frost’s first game as head coach.

The point spread opened today, and Nebraska is a very early 18.5 point favorite, according to VegasInsider.com.

Kickoff time and TV information for the first game has yet to be announced.

The largest spread favoring the Huskers in 2017 was 14.5 against Arkansas State.