The Nebraska Cornhuskers will kickoff the 2013 season in the Top 20.

The Huskers check in at #18 on the USA Today Pre-Season Coaches Poll, after going 10-4 last season.

Two other Big Ten teams are ranked ahead of Nebraska: Ohio State at #2 and Michigan at #17.

Two other schools from the Big Ten are in the Top 20: Northwestern at #22 and Wisconsin at #23.  Only Northwestern and Michigan are on Nebraska's regular season schedule in 2013.

One other team on the 2013 schedule is ranked: UCLA is #21.  The Huskers host the Bruins in Lincoln, September 14th.