Recap - Cornhuskers Defeat Washington 56-21
|Recap - Cornhuskers Defeat Washington 56-21|
Washington was unable to contain Taylor Martinez on Saturday and the result was a 56-21 Week 3 loss against the Cornhuskers.
Nebraska was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 50.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Taylor Martinez completed 7 of 11 pass attempts for 150 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Jake Locker rushed for 59 yards for Washington, while Jesse Callier added 57 yards. Jake Locker threw for 71 yards for the Huskies, while receivers Jermaine Kearse and Devin Aguilar had 51 and 10 yards respectively.
Nebraska outgained Washington 533-246 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 21-13 by the Cornhuskers.
The time of possession battle favored Nebraska as their offense was on the field for 34:48, longer than the 25:12 of their opponents.
Nebraska looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against South Dakota State. Washington will aim to get back on the winning track at Southern Cal.