Kansas Falls 20-3 to Cornhuskers - Recap
The Cornhuskers grabbed a Week 11 victory over the Jayhawks on Saturday, winning 20-3 at Memorial Stadium.
Nebraska won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 33.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 60.5.
Taylor Martinez completed 14 of 26 pass attempts for 167 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Jayhawks defense.
Bradley McDougald rushed for 27 yards for Kansas, while James Sims added 24 yards. Quinn Mecham threw for 15 yards for the Jayhawks, while receivers Angus Quigley and Daymond Patterson had 12 and 2 yards respectively.
Kansas was outgained by Nebraska 397-87 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-5 by the Cornhuskers.
The time of possession battle favored Nebraska as their offense was on the field for 36:28, longer than the 23:32 of their opponents.
Nebraska looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Texas A&M. Kansas will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oklahoma State.