Gamecocks vs Cornhuskers Final: 30-13 - Recap
Alshon Jeffery was good for 148 receiving yards on Monday as the Gamecocks grabbed a 30-13 win over the Cornhuskers at Florida Citrus Bowl.
The Gamecocks were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 45.5.
Connor Shaw completed 11 of 17 pass attempts for 230 yards for the Gamecocks in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rex Burkhead rushed for 89 yards for Nebraska, while Taylor Martinez added 37 yards. Taylor Martinez threw for 116 yards for the Cornhuskers, while receivers Kenny Bell and Rex Burkhead had 53 and 35 yards respectively.
Nebraska was outgained by South Carolina 351-253 yards in Monday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 17-16 by the Cornhuskers.
South Carolina lost the time of possession battle 30:49/29:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.