Win Probability 100%

USA
NEB
NEB 100%

USA

21

NEB

35

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • USA314
    • 276NEB
  • Turnovers

    • USA5
    • 3NEB
  • Possession

    USANEB
    25:4734:13
  • 1st Downs

    • USA19
    • 15NEB

Game Information

Memorial Stadium (Lincoln, NE)
  • Lincoln, NE 68588
  • Line: NEB -35.5
  • Over/Under: 66
Attendance: 89,502
100%
Capacity: 85,458

No. 24 Huskers turn to defense to put away S. Alabama 35-21

Nebraska scored two defensive touchdowns and one on special teams, bailing out a sluggish offense and leading the No. 24 Cornhuskers to a 35-21 victory over South Alabama on Saturday.

8/31/2019 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
South Alabama7014021
Nebraska7714735
first QuarterUSANEB
TD
12:19
Dedrick Mills 1 Yd Run (Dylan Jorgensen Kick)
9 plays, 81 yards, 2:41
07
play
Martinez's big pass leads to TD (0:43)

Nebraska QB Adrian Martinez finds Jack Stoll for a 42-yard pass and moments later Dedrick Mills bursts into the end zone for a 1-yard TD. (0:43)

TD
5:32
Cephus Johnson 3 Yd Run (Frankie Onate Kick)
9 plays, 41 yards, 3:10
77
play
South Alabama QB's back-to-back keepers lead to TD (0:52)

South Alabama QB Cephus Johnson keeps the ball himself on back-to-back plays which leads to a touchdown that ties the game at 7-7 with Nebraska. (0:52)

second QuarterUSANEB
TD
9:15
Dedrick Mills 1 Yd Run (Dylan Jorgensen Kick)
12 plays, 42 yards, 4:24
714
play
Mills punches it in for Nebraska TD (0:23)

Nebraska RB Dedrick Mills finds a hole up the middle for a one-yard touchdown run to give the Cornhuskers the lead. (0:23)

third QuarterUSANEB
TD
13:11
Eric Lee Jr. 38 Yd Interception Return (Dylan Jorgensen Kick)
4 plays, 17 yards, 1:49
721
play
Nebraska's Lee intercepts pass for a TD (0:38)

Nebraska safety Eric Lee Jr. intercepts South Alabama QB Cephus Johnson's pass and returns it 38 yards for a touchdown. (0:38)

TD
11:32
JD Spielman 76 Yd Punt Return (Dylan Jorgensen Kick)
3 plays, 7 yards, 1:39
728
play
Nebraska's Spielman races for 76-yard punt return TD (0:42)

Nebraksa WR JD Spielman catches the punt and returns it 76 yards to the house for another Cornhuskers' touchdown. (0:42)

TD
6:47
Davyn Flenord 9 Yd pass from Cephus Johnson (Frankie Onate Kick)
3 plays, 13 yards, 1:24
1428
TD
2:17
Khameron Taylor 13 Yd pass from Cephus Johnson (Frankie Onate Kick)
6 plays, 58 yards, 2:42
2128
fourth QuarterUSANEB
TD
14:53
Alex Davis 0 Yd Fumble Return (Dylan Jorgensen Kick)
2 plays, -11 yards, 0:44
2135
play
Nebraska scores third non-offensive TD of game (0:50)

Nebraska CB Cam Taylor hits South Alabama QB Cephus Johnson hard, forcing him to fumble and Alex Davis recovers it in the end zone for the score. (0:50)

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