Nebraska is still out of the top-25 despite a big win on Saturday. Imani Cross and Terrell Newby each ran for a pair of touchdowns as the Huskers humbled South Dakota State 59-20 at Memorial Stadium. Nebraska rushed for 335 yards in all and had 645 yards of offense. The Huskers are now 3-and-1. They host Illinois in the Big Ten opener this Saturday.
A look at some of this week's biggest stories and the headlines you may have missed.
Medicaid expansion continues to be on the South Dakota legislative agenda.
The South Dakota House Education Committee voted to repeal the foundation funding legislation.
One Iowa State Senator says the lobbying has been intense as the legislature prepares to take up a proposal to increase the state gas tax.