South Dakota State Falls 59-20 to Cornhuskers - Recap
|South Dakota State Falls 59-20 to Cornhuskers - Recap|
The Jackrabbits had no answer for Ameer Abdullah on Saturday as the Cornhuskers rolled to a 59-20 win at Memorial Stadium.
Nebraska was the ATS victor, as they covered the 20.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 61.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tommy Armstrong completed 12 of 15 pass attempts for 169 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Zach Zenner rushed for 202 yards for South Dakota State, while Reginald Gandy added 38 yards. Austin Sumner threw for 238 yards for the Jackrabbits, while receivers Cam Jones and Jason Schneider had 68 and 48 yards respectively.
South Dakota State was outgained by Nebraska 645-465 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 34-25 by the Cornhuskers.
Nebraska lost the time of possession battle 30:49/29:11, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.