Virginia Tech 35, Nebraska 30
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
Virginia Tech 9 9 10 7 35 Final 
Nebraska 7 3 7 13 30  
  Box Score Play by Play Drive Log
 Scoring Summary Hokies - Cornhuskers 
  1st Quarter
 Hokies SY Neb blocked punt attempt by Dan Titchener. Recovered by Dan Titchener. Safety 2 - 0 
 
 Hokies TD Darren Evans rushed to the right for 1 yard gain (Dustin Keys made PAT) 9 - 0 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Joe Ganz passed to Mike McNeill to the right for 32 yard gain (Alex Henery made PAT) 9 - 7 
 
  2nd Quarter
 Hokies FG Dustin Keys kicked a 19-yard field goal 12 - 7 
 
 Cornhuskers FG Alex Henery kicked a 49-yard field goal 12 - 10 
 
 Hokies FG Dustin Keys kicked a 39-yard field goal 15 - 10 
 
 Hokies FG Dustin Keys kicked a 27-yard field goal 18 - 10 
 
  3rd Quarter
 Hokies FG Dustin Keys kicked a 36-yard field goal 21 - 10 
 
 Hokies TD Darren Evans rushed to the right for 19 yard gain (Dustin Keys made PAT) 28 - 10 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Roy Helu rushed to the right for 12 yard gain (Alex Henery made PAT) 28 - 17 
 
  4th Quarter
 Cornhuskers TD Brent Bowden punt. Nate Swift returned punt for 88 yards (2pt attempt failed, Joe Ganz pass to Nate Swift) 28 - 23 
 
 Hokies TD Tyrod Taylor rushed up the middle for 1 yard gain (Dustin Keys made PAT) 35 - 23 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Joe Ganz passed to Todd Peterson to the right for 18 yard gain (Alex Henery made PAT) 35 - 30 
 
 Team Statistics
  Hokies Cornhuskers 
  First Downs 21 14 
    Passing 7 10 
    Rushing 12
    Penalty 2
  Third Down Efficiency 7-17 2-11 
  Fourth Down Efficiency 0-0 1-1 
  TOTAL NET YARDS 377 333 
    Total Plays 70 51 
    Average Gain Per Play 5.4 6.5 
  NET YARDS RUSHING 206 55 
    Rushes 55 25 
    Average Per Rush 3.7 2.2 
  NET YARDS PASSING 171 278 
    Completions-Attempts 9-15 17-26 
    Yards Per Pass Play 11.4 10.7 
    Times Sacked 2
    Yards Lost to Sacks 4 11 
    Had Intercepted 0
  PUNTS 5 5 
    Average Punt 34.6 29.4 
  PENALTIES 4 7 
    Penalty Yards 30 69 
  FUMBLES 0 3 
    Fumbles Lost 0
 Passing                  
 Virginia Tech Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 T. Taylor 9 15 171 60.0 11.4 2 4 0
 Nebraska Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 J. Ganz 17 26 278 65.4 10.7 2 11 2
 Rushing            
 Virginia Tech Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 T. Taylor 15 87 5.8 30 1
 D. Evans 21 72 3.4 19 2
 K. Lewis 17 50 2.9 12 0
 D. Coale 1 0 0.0 0 0
 Nebraska Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 R. Helu 4 21 5.3 12 1
 J. Ganz 8 18 2.3 8 0
 M. Lucky 8 17 2.1 5 0
 Q. Castille 3 8 2.7 4 0
 N. Paul 1 0 0.0 0 0
 Receiving            
 Virginia Tech Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 J. Boykin 2 58 29.0 34 0
 A. Smith 2 54 27.0 40 0
 G. Boone 2 33 16.5 17 0
 D. Coale 2 14 7.0 8 0
 D. Roberts 1 12 12.0 12 0
 Nebraska Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 M. McNeill 3 66 22.0 32 1
 T. Peterson 4 60 15.0 25 1
 N. Swift 3 58 19.3 46 0
 M. Lucky 3 38 12.7 29 0
 N. Paul 1 21 21.0 21 0
 M. Holt 1 20 20.0 20 0
 D. Young 1 10 10.0 10 0
 C. Gilleylen 1 5 5.0 5 0
 Kicking              
 Virginia Tech XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 D. Keys 3 3 4 4 38 100.0 15 
 Nebraska XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 A. Henery 3 3 1 1 48 100.0
 Punting            
 Virginia Tech Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 B. Bowden 5 34.6 47 0 2
 Nebraska Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 D. Titchener 4 36.8 41 1 1
 Kick/Punt Returns
 Virginia Tech PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 K. Lewis 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 60 30.0 41
 V. Harris 2 49 24.5 28 0 1 16 16.0 16
 D. Morgan 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 18 18.0 18
 S. Virgil 1 14 14.0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0
 Nebraska PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 N. Swift 1 88 88.0 88 1 0 0 0.0 0
 C. Gilleylen 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 26 26.0 26
 N. Paul 1 -4 -4.0 0 0 6 121 20.2 28

Updated on Monday, Sep 29, 2008 1:54 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Virginia Tech
D. Evans D. Evans, RB
21 Rush, 72 yds
2 TDs
 Nebraska
J. Ganz J. Ganz, QB
17-26, 278 yds
2 TDs, 1 INT