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The Ducks and Cornhuskers will play a home-and-home series in 2016 and 2017.
Oregon and Nebraska haven't met since 1986. That will soon change. Oregon will travel to Lincoln for a game on Sept. 16, 2016, with Nebraska visiting Eugene for the first time on Sept. 9, 2017.
Huskers to visit Ducks in 2016 and host them in 2017. Great move.— ESPN Big Ten (@ESPN_BigTen) October 14, 2013
The athletic departments will exchange $1 million payouts to the visiting team in each year of this series. This is a big win for playoff-era scheduling, as the agreement should pave the way for other big programs to seek top competition.