The Trojans finished the regular season 8-4 overall and 6-3 in the Pac-12 Conference. The Cornhuskers are 9-3 and 5-3 in the Big Ten.
This will be USC's first time playing in the Holiday Bowl but its fourth game against Nebraska.
In 2007, the Trojans defeated the Cornhuskers, 49-31, in Lincoln, Neb.
In The Times:
- USC players must decide to stay or leave for NFL draft
- Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy in a landslide
- Coach Steve Sarkisian saw plenty of Mariota
- USC concludes developmental practices
- Kevon Seymour expects repeat bowl performance
- Coaches conclude contact period in Texas