Texas Defeats Nebraska 20-13 - Recap

Texas Defeats Nebraska 20-13 - Recap

The Longhorns were Week 7 winners on Saturday, coming out on top of the Cornhuskers by a score of 20-13 at Memorial Stadium.

The Longhorns were a 10-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 45.5.

Garrett Gilbert completed 4 of 16 pass attempts for 62 yards for the Longhorns in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.

Roy Helu rushed for 43 yards for Nebraska, while Rex Burkhead added 35 yards. Taylor Martinez threw for 63 yards for the Cornhuskers, while receivers Niles Paul and Rex Burkhead had 66 and 7 yards respectively.

Texas outgained Nebraska 271-202 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 14-13 by the Longhorns.

Texas led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 30:10/29:50 split in that important category.

Texas looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Iowa State. Nebraska will aim to get back on the winning track at Oklahoma State.