The Omaha World Herald is reporting that Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delaney contacted Big 12 Commissioner Dan Beebe to inform him that they offered and Nebraska accepted an invite to the Big Ten.
Chancellor Harvey Perlman and A.D. Tom Osborne spoke to the Board of Regents and the public explaining the reasons for wanting to apply for membership to the Big Ten. An additional press conference has been scheduled for 4:45 pm.
Listen Chancellor Perlman’s comments
Listen to Tom Osborne’s comments