Nebraska 40, Colorado 31
Preview - Box Score - Recap

  1 2 3 4 Total
Colorado 14 10 7 0 31 Final 
Nebraska 14 10 3 13 40  
  Box Score Play by Play Drive Log
 Scoring Summary Buffaloes - Cornhuskers 
  1st Quarter
 Buffaloes TD Cody Hawkins passed to Riar Geer down the middle for 68 yard gain (Aric Goodman made PAT) 7 - 0 
 
 Buffaloes TD Demetrius Sumler rushed to the left for 36 yard gain (Aric Goodman made PAT) 14 - 0 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Joe Ganz passed to Nate Swift to the left for 2 yard gain (Alex Henery made PAT) 14 - 7 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Joe Ganz passed to Mike McNeill down the middle for 53 yard gain (Alex Henery made PAT) 14 - 14 
 
  2nd Quarter
 Cornhuskers FG Alex Henery kicked a 35-yard field goal 14 - 17 
 
 Buffaloes FG Aric Goodman kicked a 37-yard field goal 17 - 17 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Quentin Castille rushed to the right for 1 yard gain (Alex Henery made PAT) 17 - 24 
 
 Buffaloes TD Jake Wesch rushed up the middle for 9 yard loss. Jake Wesch fumbled. Jimmy Smith recovered fumble and returned for 58 yards (Aric Goodman made PAT) 24 - 24 
 
  3rd Quarter
 Cornhuskers FG Alex Henery kicked a 27-yard field goal 24 - 27 
 
 Buffaloes TD Demetrius Sumler rushed up the middle for 4 yard gain (Aric Goodman made PAT) 31 - 27 
 
  4th Quarter
 Cornhuskers FG Alex Henery kicked a 37-yard field goal 31 - 30 
 
 Cornhuskers FG Alex Henery kicked a 57-yard field goal 31 - 33 
 
 Cornhuskers TD Ndamukong Suh intercepted Cody Hawkins for 30 yards (Alex Henery made PAT) 31 - 40 
 
 Team Statistics
  Buffaloes Cornhuskers 
  First Downs 13 23 
    Passing 9 12 
    Rushing 4 11 
    Penalty 0
  Third Down Efficiency 4-10 6-14 
  Fourth Down Efficiency 2-2 0-2 
  TOTAL NET YARDS 291 407 
    Total Plays 48 77 
    Average Gain Per Play 6.1 5.3 
  NET YARDS RUSHING 42 178 
    Rushes 22 51 
    Average Per Rush 1.9 3.5 
  NET YARDS PASSING 249 229 
    Completions-Attempts 14-26 19-26 
    Yards Per Pass Play 9.6 8.8 
    Times Sacked 5
    Yards Lost to Sacks 34 36 
    Had Intercepted 3
  PUNTS 3 1 
    Average Punt 35.7 44.0 
  PENALTIES 2 3 
    Penalty Yards 14 15 
  FUMBLES 1 4 
    Fumbles Lost 1
 Passing                  
 Colorado Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 C. Hawkins 14 24 249 58.3 10.4 4 32 1
 S. McKnight 0 1 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0
 T. Hansen 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 1 2 0
 Nebraska Comp Att Yds Pct Y/A Sack YdsL TD Int 
 J. Ganz 19 26 229 73.1 8.8 4 36 2
 Rushing            
 Colorado Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 D. Sumler 9 65 7.2 36 2
 T. Hansen 3 11 3.7 8 0
 D. Scott 2 0 0.0 0 0
 C. Hawkins 8 -33 -4.1 2 0
 Nebraska Rush Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 R. Helu 25 166 6.6 25 0
 Q. Castille 12 12 1.0 8 1
 J. Ganz 13 9 0.7 13 0
 J. Wesch 1 0 0.0 0 0
 Receiving            
 Colorado Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 R. Geer 2 86 43.0 68 1
 S. McKnight 4 58 14.5 23 0
 J. Smith 2 52 26.0 44 0
 R. Deehan 1 22 22.0 22 0
 C. Crawford 2 20 10.0 11 0
 S. Melton 1 7 7.0 7 0
 P. Williams 1 3 3.0 3 0
 P. Devenny 1 1 1.0 1 0
 Nebraska Rec Yds Avg Lng TD FumL 
 M. McNeill 3 70 23.3 53 1
 R. Helu 5 49 9.8 19 0
 T. Peterson 4 44 11.0 17 0
 M. Holt 3 42 14.0 20 0
 N. Paul 1 11 11.0 11 0
 N. Swift 2 10 5.0 8 1
 Q. Castille 1 3 3.0 3 0
 Kicking              
 Colorado XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 A. Goodman 4 4 1 1 37 100.0
 Nebraska XPM XPA FGM FGA Lng Pct Pts 
 A. Henery 4 4 4 4 57 100.0 16 
 Punting            
 Colorado Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 T. Suazo 3 35.7 37 0 0
 Nebraska Punt Avg Lng Blk I20 TB 
 D. Titchener 1 44.0 44 0 0
 Kick/Punt Returns
 Colorado PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 J. Smith 0 0 0.0 0 0 7 193 27.6 57
 M. Cantrell 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 5 5.0 5
 Nebraska PR Yds Avg Lng TD KR Yds Avg Lng TD 
 A. Dennard 0 0 0.0 0 0 1 29 29.0 29
 N. Paul 0 0 0.0 0 0 3 87 29.0 36
 T. Lawson 0 0 0.0 0 0 2 27 13.5 20
 N. Swift 2 17 8.5 15 0 0 0 0.0 0

Updated on Tuesday, Dec 2, 2008 3:02 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Colorado
D. Sumler D. Sumler, RB
9 Rush, 65 yds
2 TDs
 Nebraska
J. Ganz J. Ganz, QB
19-26, 229 yds
2 TDs