LINCOLN -- Nebraska will appear in a New Year’s Day bowl game for the 3rd straight season. The Huskers have been selected to play in the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl in Jacksonville against Georgia. January 1st kick off will 11 o'clock - Lincoln time. Nebraska goes into the bowl game at 8-4. Georgia is also 8-4. Nebraska’s appearance in the Gator Bowl will be the 50th all-time bowl game, joining only Alabama and Texas with 50 or more bowl appearances. Tickets for the Gator Bowl go on sale this (Monday) morning at 8 a.m.