Recap - Cornhuskers Defeat Wyoming 38-14
|Recap - Cornhuskers Defeat Wyoming 38-14|
Rex Burkhead tore up the turf for 170 rushing yards on Saturday to lead the Cornhuskers to a 38-14 win over the Cowboys at War Memorial Stadium.
Nebraska was a favorite by 20.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 55.5.
Taylor Martinez completed 12 of 21 pass attempts for 157 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Alvester Alexander rushed for 55 yards for Wyoming, while Brandon Miller added 38 yards. Brett Smith threw for 166 yards for the Cowboys, while receivers Mazi Ogbonna and Robert Herron had 54 and 35 yards respectively.
Wyoming lost the offensive yardage battle to Nebraska 490-305 yards in Saturday's game. Nebraska had more first downs as that total ended up 24-18.
Wyoming led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:28/28:32 split in that important category.
Nebraska looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Wisconsin. Wyoming will aim to get back on the winning track at Utah State.