Nebraska vs Washington Recap - Huskies Win 19-7
|Nebraska vs Washington Recap - Huskies Win 19-7|
Washington got a 177-yard performance from Chris Polk as a key part of its 19-7 victory over the Cornhuskers on Thursday at Qualcomm Stadium.
The Huskies were a 12.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 54.5.
Jake Locker completed 5 of 16 pass attempts for 56 yards for the Huskies in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rex Burkhead rushed for 39 yards for Nebraska, while Roy Helu added 34 yards. Taylor Martinez threw for 53 yards for the Cornhuskers, while receivers Mike McNeill and Kyler Reed had 33 and 31 yards respectively.
Nebraska was outgained by Washington 340-189 yards in Thursday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-14 by the Huskies.
The time of possession battle favored Washington as their offense was on the field for 31:04, longer than the 28:56 of their opponents.