November 7, 2006

NU prepares for the loud noise at Kyle Field

The Nebraska football team would like nothing more than to clinch the Big 12 North Division championship with a victory over No. 23-ranked Texas A&M Saturday afternoon, but the Huskers know they'll face a stiff challenge from the 8-2 Aggies and their maroon-clad fans at Kyle Field.

The Huskers own a one game lead over Missouri and Kansas State in the North Division standings and can clinch a spot in the Big 12 Championship game with a win on Saturday against Texas A&M or at home in the season finale against Colorado on Nov. 24.

Nebraska players who spoke at the team's weekly press conference Tuesday said they realize that conquering the Aggies on their home field presents a formidable challenge, but it's a challenge the team is ready to tackle as it reaches the stretch run of the regular season.

"Everyone talks about all we need to do is win one more game, but that's far from my mentality," defensive end Jay Moore said. "I look at it as us having four games left this year and I want to go 4-0 in these last four games. I don't want to worry about just winning one game. I want to win every one of them."

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