LINCOLN, Neb. True freshman Adrian Martinez is expected to start Saturday's season opener with Akron.
• Martinez is in line to be the first true freshman quarterback to start a season opener in NU history. He would be just the second freshman quarterback to start a season opener, joining redshirt freshman Taylor Martinez in 2010.
• Martinez would join Tommie Frazier (1992) and Cody Green (2009) as the only true freshmen to start at quarterback in Husker history.