South Dakota St. to visit Nebraska, play six at home

South Dakota State will visit Nebraska during the 2013 football season and play six times at home in a 12-game schedule.

The Jackrabbits, who made the FCS playoffs in a 9-4 campaign last season, will challenge the Cornhuskers on Sept. 21 in Lincoln, Neb.

Their home games will be against Butler (Aug. 31) and Southeastern Louisiana (Sept. 14) in non-conference action, and two-time defending FCS champion North Dakota State (Sept. 28), Southern Illiniois (Oct. 5), Northern Iowa (Oct. 26) and Indiana State (Nov. 9) within the Missouri Valley Football Conference.

2013 South Dakota State Football Schedule

Aug. 31, Butler

Sept. 7, at North Dakota

Sept. 14, Southeastern Louisiana

Sept. 21, at Nebraska

Sept. 28, North Dakota State*

Oct. 5, Southern Illinois*

Oct. 12, at Western Illinois*

Oct. 19, at Missouri State*

Oct. 26, Northern Iowa*

Nov. 9, Indiana State*

Nov. 16, at South Dakota*

Nov. 23, at Youngstown State*

* Missouri Valley Conference game