Nebraska Football fans have a chance to help a great cause and get an up-close look at Scott Frost’s Huskers before the first game.
The Nebraska Football Road Race is Sunday, July 15,. The first 1,000 people to register online at www.huskers.com/roadrace will receive an exclusive invite to a closed Nebraska Football practice during fall camp. Online registration closes Tuesday, July 10.
The sixth-annual event raises awareness and funds for Pediatric Brain Cancer. The event begins at 8 a.m. on the west side of Memorial Stadium and includes a one-mile fun run and a 5K.
Husker football players will be on hand to take photos, sign autographs, and interact with fans throughout the event.
The cost is $25 for the one-mile fun run and $30 for the 5K, with all proceeds going to pediatric brain cancer research at the Buffett Cancer Center at UNMC.
More than $175,000 has been raised during the first five years of the event.