Nebraska vs Penn State Recap - Cornhuskers Win 17-14
|Nebraska vs Penn State Recap - Cornhuskers Win 17-14|
Nebraska got a 121-yard performance from Rex Burkhead as a key part of its 17-14 victory over the Nittany Lions on Saturday at Beaver Stadium.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 3, meaning the game was a push for bettors. Those betting UNDER the total were also victorious as the final score equalled an UNDER play.
Taylor Martinez completed 13 of 26 pass attempts for 143 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Stephfon Green rushed for 71 yards for Penn State, while Silas Redd added 53 yards. Matt McGloin threw for 193 yards for the Nittany Lions, while receivers Derek Moye and Curtis Drake had 78 and 31 yards respectively.
Nebraska lost the time of possession battle 30:57/29:03, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Nebraska takes its act on the road to face Michigan looking for another win. For Penn State, they head on the road to face Ohio State.