By Carl Prather| June 11, 2010 at 6:46 PM CDT - Updated August 21 at 11:59 PM
The University of Nebraska will apply for membership into the Big Ten Conference and will all but likely be accepted.
University Chancellor Harvey Perlman disclosed the plan during the University's Board of Regents meeting. If Nebraska is accepted, the Big 12 conference would lose two member institutions. The University of Colorado accepted an invitation to join the Pac-10 conference