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NCAA Boxscore - Nebraska at Northwestern

Team 1 2 3 4Score
Nebraska3761329
Northwestern777728


Scoring Summary
1st Quarter
Nebraska Field Goal - 27-yarder by Brett Maher.  11:21 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Touchdown - 10-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Dan Vitale.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 1:35 Time Remaining.
2nd Quarter
Nebraska Touchdown - 37-yard pass from Taylor Martinez to Kenny Bell.   (Brett Maher extra point is good.). 8:25 Time Remaining.
Northwestern Touchdown - 26-yard pass from Trevor Siemian to Tony Jones.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 1:25 Time Remaining.
3rd Quarter
Northwestern Touchdown - 80-yard run by Venric Mark.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 12:17 Time Remaining.
Nebraska Touchdown - 3-yard run by Taylor Martinez.   (Braylon Heard rushed, two-point conversion failed.). 1:09 Time Remaining.
4th Quarter
Northwestern Touchdown - 3-yard run by Mike Trumpy.   (Jeff Budzien extra point is good.). 8:31 Time Remaining.
Nebraska Touchdown - 8-yard pass from Taylor Martinez to Taarig Allen.   (Brett Maher extra point is good.). 5:55 Time Remaining.
Nebraska Touchdown - 7-yard pass from Taylor Martinez to Ben Cotton.   (Taylor Martinez pass incomplete to Jamal Turner, two-point conversion failed.). 2:08 Time Remaining.

Officials
Referee: Dennis LipskiUmpire:Jeff Carr
Line Judge: Dave ChesneySide Judge:Bobby Sagers
Head Linesman: Mike CarrBack Judge:Kevin Schwarzel
Field Judge: Ed Rohan 
Attendance/Time
Attendance: 47330Time:3:39

Final Team Statistics
 NebraskaNorthwestern
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS2614
By Rushing126
By Passing126
By Penalty22
THIRD DOWN EFFICIENCY3-14-21.05-20-25.0
FOURTH DOWN EFFICIENCY0-1-02-2-100
TOTAL NET YARDS543301
Total Off. Plays (inc. times thrown passing)8375
Avg. gain per offensive play6.54.0
NET YARDS RUSHING201180
Total Rushing Plays4438
Avg. gain per rushing play4.64.7
NET YARDS PASSING342121
Times Thrown - yards lost attempting to pass3-241-2
PASS ATTEMPTS-COMPLETIONS-HAD INTERCEPTED39-27-037-16-0
Avg. gain per pass play (inc. # thrown passing)8.83.3
PUNTS Number and average9-42.212-38.8
TOTAL RETURN YARDAGE (Not including kickoffs)-524
No. and Yards Punt Returns3--53-24
No. and Yards Kickoff Returns5-743-59
No. and Yards Interception Returns0-00-0
PENALTIES No. and Yards8-625-45
FUMBLES No. and Lost3-31-0
TOUCHDOWNS44
Rushing12
Passing32
EXTRA POINTS Made-Attempts2-24-4
FIELD GOALS Made-Attempts1-10-1
SAFETIES00
FINAL SCORE2928
TIME OF POSSESSION32:25 27:35

Final Individual Statistics
NebraskaNorthwestern
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
A.Abdullah 191015.3150
T.Martinez 18653.6151
B.Heard 11818.0180
R.Burkhead 4133.380
I.Cross 133.030
K.Bell 111.010
Total442014.6181
RUSHINGATTYDSAVGLGTD
V.Mark 161187.4801
K.Colter 14352.590
M.Trumpy 6162.741
T.Siemian 2115.580
      
      
Total381804.7802
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
T.Martinez 392734233370
        
Total392734233370
PASSINGATTCPYDSSKTDLGIN
T.Siemian 351511602260
K.Colter 2151050
Total371612112260
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
Q.Enunwa 611018.3310
K.Bell 67712.8371
A.Abdullah 5214.290
J.Turner 35618.7250
K.Reed 23618.0200
T.Marlowe 22311.5160
T.Allen 188.081
B.Cotton 177.071
S.Osborne 144.040
Total2734212.7373
RECEIVINGNOYDSAVGLGTD
R.Lawrence 44110.3240
T.Jones 33612.0261
K.Colter 3175.780
D.Vitale 2147.0101
C.Jones 252.550
K.Prater 144.040
C.Dickerson 144.040
      
      
Total161217.6262
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
INTERCEPTIONSATTYDSLGTD
None
Total0000
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
B.Maher 938042.2558
Total938042.2558
PUNTINGNOYDSAVGIN20LG
B.Williams 1246638.8459
Total1246638.8459
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
K.Bell 1000
A.Abdullah 2-500
Total3-500
PUNT RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
V.Mark 221150
T.Jones 1300
Total324150
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
K.Bell 574260
     
Total574260
KICKOFF RETURNSNOYDSLGTD
V.Mark 239210
T.Jones 120200
Total359210
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
B.Maher 1/1100.0272/25
Total1/1100.0272/25
KICKINGFGPCTLGXPPTS
J.Budzien 0/10.004/44
Total0/10.004/44

Nebraska
FUMBLESFUMLOST
K.Reed 11
K.Bell 11
A.Abdullah 11
Total33
Northwestern
FUMBLESFUMLOST
T.Jones 10
Total10


Nebraska Cornhuskers
12/27 8:00 PM ET12/27 7:00 PM CT12/27 6:00 PM MT12/27 5:00 PM PT12/28 1:00 AM GMT1234Score
(25) NebraskaW-L: 9-30
(24) USCW-L: 8-40
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National University Holiday Bowl - Qualcomm Stadium, San Diego, CA

Team Leaders
Receptions J. Westerkamp 41
Rec Yds K. Bell 717
Rush Att A. Abdullah 237
Rush Yds A. Abdullah 1523
Points A. Abdullah 126
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Injuries
- Center Mark Pelini (12/12, ankle) is expected to miss the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Offensive lineman Ryne Reeves (12/12, undisclosed) is expected to miss the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Tackle Zach Sterup (12/12, undisclosed) is expected to miss the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Defensive end Randy Gregory (12/7, ankle) is questionable for the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Defensive Back Corey Cooper (12/7, foot) is questionable for the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Wide receiver Alonzo Moore (12/7, undisclosed) is questionable for the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Linebacker Marcus Newby (12/7, undisclosed) is questionable for the Holiday Bowl on 12/27 against USC. Wide receiver Sam Burtch (9/19, knee) will miss the remainder of the season. Wide receiver Jamal Turner (9/7, Achilles) will miss the remainder of the season. Guard Corey Whitaker (8/30, knee) will miss the entire season. Running back Adam Taylor (8/23, ankle) is out indefinitely. Safety LeRoy Alexander (8/8, disciplinary) will miss the entire season. Linebacker Michael Rose (8/10, knee) will miss the entire season. Cornerback Charles Jackson (8/8, knee) will miss the entire season.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Ohio State 8 0 358 195 1.00
Michigan State 7 1 316 158 .875
Maryland 4 4 202 263 .500
Rutgers 3 5 166 278 .375
Michigan 3 5 155 188 .375
Penn State 2 6 112 165 .250
Indiana 1 7 151 288 .125
West
Wisconsin 7 1 294 143 .875
Nebraska 5 3 267 217 .625
Minnesota 5 3 244 200 .625
Iowa 4 4 250 212 .500
Illinois 3 5 188 277 .375
Northwestern 3 5 170 201 .375
Purdue 1 7 177 265 .125

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W vs. Wyoming, 37-34
Sep 7 - W vs. Southern Miss, 56-13
Sep 14 - L vs. UCLA, 21-41
Sep 21 - W vs. South Dakota St, 59-20
Oct 5 - W vs. Illinois, 39-19
Oct 12 - W at Purdue, 44-7
Oct 26 - L at Minnesota, 23-34
Nov 2 - W vs. Northwestern, 27-24
Nov 9 - W at Michigan, 17-13
Nov 16 - L vs. Michigan State, 28-41
Nov 23 - W at Penn State, 23-20 OT
Nov 29 - L vs. Iowa, 17-38
Jan 1 - W at Georgia, 24-19
Aug 30 - W vs. Fla Atlantic, 55-7
Sep 6 - W vs. McNeese State, 31-24
Sep 13 - W at Fresno State, 55-19
Sep 20 - W vs. Miami-Florida, 41-31
Sep 27 - W vs. Illinois, 45-14
Oct 4 - L at Michigan State, 22-27
Oct 11 - Open
Oct 18 - W at Northwestern, 38-17
Oct 25 - W vs. Rutgers, 42-24
Nov 1 - W vs. Purdue, 35-14
Nov 8 - Open
Nov 15 - L at Wisconsin, 24-59
Nov 22 - L vs. Minnesota, 24-28
Nov 28 - W at Iowa, 37-34 OT
Dec 6 - Open
Dec 13 - Open
Dec 27 - at USC, 8:00 PM ET7:00 PM CT6:00 PM MT5:00 PM PT1:00 AM GMT

Northwestern Wildcats
Final 1234Score
Illinois «131371447
Northwestern07101633
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Team Leaders
Receptions K. Prater 51
Rec Yds K. Prater 535
Rush Att J. Jackson 245
Rush Yds J. Jackson 1187
Points J. Jackson 66
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Injuries
- Season complete.
Big Ten Standings (Conference Record)
School W L PF PA Pct.
East
Ohio State 8 0 358 195 1.00
Michigan State 7 1 316 158 .875
Maryland 4 4 202 263 .500
Rutgers 3 5 166 278 .375
Michigan 3 5 155 188 .375
Penn State 2 6 112 165 .250
Indiana 1 7 151 288 .125
West
Wisconsin 7 1 294 143 .875
Nebraska 5 3 267 217 .625
Minnesota 5 3 244 200 .625
Iowa 4 4 250 212 .500
Illinois 3 5 188 277 .375
Northwestern 3 5 170 201 .375
Purdue 1 7 177 265 .125

2013 Results 2014 Results/Schedule
Aug 31 - W at California, 44-30
Sep 7 - W vs. Syracuse, 48-27
Sep 14 - W vs. Western Mich, 38-17
Sep 21 - W vs. Maine, 35-21
Oct 5 - L vs. Ohio State, 30-40
Oct 12 - L at Wisconsin, 6-35
Oct 19 - L vs. Minnesota, 17-20
Oct 26 - L at Iowa, 10-17 OT
Nov 2 - L at Nebraska, 24-27
Nov 16 - L vs. Michigan, 19-27
Nov 23 - L vs. Michigan State, 6-30
Nov 30 - W at Illinois, 37-34
Aug 30 - L vs. California, 24-31
Sep 6 - L vs. Northern Ill, 15-23
Sep 13 - Open
Sep 20 - W vs. Western Ill, 24-7
Sep 27 - W at Penn State, 29-6
Oct 4 - W vs. Wisconsin, 20-14
Oct 11 - L at Minnesota, 17-24
Oct 18 - L vs. Nebraska, 17-38
Oct 25 - Open
Nov 1 - L at Iowa, 7-48
Nov 8 - L vs. Michigan, 9-10
Nov 15 - W at Notre Dame, 43-40 OT
Nov 22 - W at Purdue, 38-14
Nov 29 - L vs. Illinois, 33-47