Nebraska Defeats South Dakota State 17-3 - Recap
The Jackrabbits came up short against the Cornhuskers in Week 4 action on Saturday, falling 17-3 at Memorial Stadium.
Nebraska did not, however, defeat the Jackrabbits against the spread, which closed at 43 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 56.5.
Taylor Martinez completed 6 of 14 pass attempts for 140 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He was picked off 2 times by the Jackrabbits defense.
Kyle Minett rushed for 112 yards for South Dakota State, while Tyler Duffy added 24 yards. Thomas O'Brien threw for 95 yards for the Jackrabbits, while receivers Tyrel Kool and Colin Cochart had 34 and 24 yards respectively.
South Dakota State lost the offensive yardage battle to Nebraska 345-236 yards in Saturday's game. Nebraska had more first downs as that total ended up 15-10.
South Dakota State lost the time of possession battle 30:11/29:49, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.