Recap - Cornhuskers Defeat Iowa 13-7
|Recap - Cornhuskers Defeat Iowa 13-7|
Nebraska earned a 13-7 victory over Iowa on Friday in Week 13 action at Kinnick Stadium.
The Cornhuskers earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 14.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 49.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Taylor Martinez completed 8 of 14 pass attempts for 63 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Mark Weisman rushed for 91 yards for Iowa, while Greg Garmon added 19 yards. James Vandenberg threw for 92 yards for the Hawkeyes, while receivers C.J. Fiedorowicz and Kevonte Martin-Manley had 56 and 19 yards respectively.
Iowa was outgained by Nebraska 263-200 yards in Friday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 16-13 by the Cornhuskers.
Iowa lost the time of possession battle 30:58/29:02, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.