Cornhuskers Down Colorado 45-17 - Match Report
|Cornhuskers Down Colorado 45-17 - Match Report|
Colorado was unable to contain Rex Burkhead on Friday and the result was a 45-17 Week 13 loss against the Cornhuskers.
Nebraska was a favorite by 18 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 48.5.
Cody Green completed 10 of 13 pass attempts for 80 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rodney Stewart rushed for 88 yards for Colorado, while Will Jefferson added 11 yards. Cody Hawkins threw for 163 yards for the Buffaloes, while receivers Paul Richardson and Luke Walters had 62 and 43 yards respectively.
Colorado was outgained by Nebraska 407-262 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 24-12 by the Cornhuskers.
The time of possession battle favored Nebraska as their offense was on the field for 39:30, longer than the 20:30 of their opponents.