Published Friday, April 5, 2013 AT 7:31 PM / Updated at 5:59 PM
Going to the Nebraska spring game? Here’s what you need to know
Big Red Today Omaha World-Herald

The Nebraska spring game is at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Here’s what you need to know to get ready for the game.

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Weather: The forecast is much better than last year’s rainout. Saturday’s high will be in the mid-60s with some clouds. Get the current AccuWeather forecast here.

Got a ticket?: NU always expects a large walk-up crowd. Tickets can be purchased on Saturday at the following locations: Athletic Ticket Office in the Stadium Drive Parking Garage, Gate 10 ticket windows (NW corner of stadium) and outside Gate 20 (east side).

Where do you sit?: Anywhere, except the new seats in East Stadium.

Traffic interruption: Ongoing construction on East Stadium will impact entrances and traffic flow. Gates 16, 20 and 23 on the east side will be open and East Stadium seating will function as it did during the 2012 season.

Autographs: The Husker Nation Pavilion will be open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. directly northeast of Memorial Stadium on the Gass Practice Field. Former Huskers Rex Burkhead, Will Compton, Ben Cotton, Brett Maher and Kyler Reed are scheduled to sign autographs from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Time capsule: Also at the Husker Nation Pavilion, fans will have the opportunity to drop off items for the 2062 Time Capsule that will be placed near the East Stadium addition as part of the 50 Years of Consecutive Sellouts Streak.

TV and radio coverage: The spring game will be televised live on BTN at 2 p.m. Husker Sports Network will provide live radio coverage statewide.

Other NU events: The Nebraska volleyball team will take on Iowa State in a 6 p.m. match at the NU Coliseum.

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