Sooners drop Cornhuskers

Sooners drop Cornhuskers

Adrian Peterson rushed for 142 yards and pair of touchdowns on Saturday to lead the Oklahoma Sooners to a 31-24 win over the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

The Sooners came into this game as 2-point favorites and made good on covering the spread. The game’s combined score went OVER the posted over/under (43).

Kejuan Jones ran in for a 17-yard touchdown and Chijioke Onyenegecha returned an interception 62 yards for a TD in the win for the Sooners.

Zac Taylor completed 25-of-45 passes for 248 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions. Nick Swift caught nine passes for 115 yards and two touchdowns, and Terrence Nunn had one TD catch in the loss.