Nebraska fends off Colorado

Nebraska fends off Colorado

The Nebraska Cornhuskers had a 14 point lead at halftime and held on for a 28-20 victory over the Colorado Buffaloes Friday.

Nebraska failed to cover the 10-point spread, but the 48 points made it OVER the posted total of 61.

Rex Burkhead ran for 101 yards with a touchdown to lead the way for Nebraska.

Tyler Hansen threw for 269 yards and three touchdowns in the loss for Colorado.