Nebraska vs Penn State Recap - Cornhuskers Win 23-20
|Nebraska vs Penn State Recap - Cornhuskers Win 23-20|
Penn State was unable to contain Ameer Abdullah on Saturday and the result was a 23-20 Week 13 loss against the Cornhuskers.
Nebraska was the ATS victor, as they covered the 1-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 51.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Ron Kellogg completed 20 of 34 pass attempts for 191 yards for the Cornhuskers in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Zach Zwinak rushed for 149 yards for Penn State, while Akeel Lynch added 9 yards. Christian Hackenberg threw for 217 yards for the Nittany Lions, while receivers Allen Robinson and Jesse James had 106 and 56 yards respectively.
Nebraska lost the offensive yardage battle to Penn State 387-360 yards in Saturday's game. Nebraska had more first downs as that total ended up 19-18.
Nebraska lost the time of possession battle 30:44/29:16, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Nebraska heads into a Week 14 battle against Iowa. Penn State, meanwhile, will have their next action against Wisconsin.