Nebraska vs Rutgers live

Back home, Nebraska looks to go to 7-1 on the season Saturday when they take on Rutgers.


First quarter:

7-0 Nebraska

9 plays, 67 yards, 3:57 TOP

Tommy Armstrong with a 16-yard TD rush (Drew Brown kick)

Key play: Armstrong connected with Jordan Westerkamp on the Huskers first offensive play for 20 yards, connecting with the sophomore over the middle.


3 plays, 75 yards, 1:21 TOP

Leonte Carroo with a 71 yard touchdown catch (Kyle Federico kick)

Key play: Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova did a great job avoiding pressure and extending the play, finding Carroo was who lined up with linebacker David Santos. Santos looked hobbled on the play.

Second quarter:

14-7 Nebraska

4 plays, 67 yards, 1:31 TOP

Ameer Abdullah 53-yard rushing touchdown (Drew Brown kick)

Key play: Abdullah's touchdown was a thing of beauty. After completely juking a linebacker out of his shoes, the Nebraska wide receiver group did a great job with their blocks.

21-7 Nebraska

2 plays, 64 yards, :26 TOP

Abdullah with a 48-yard touchdown run (Drew Brown kick)

Key play: On Abdullah's touchdown run, offensive lineman Mike Moudy, a reserve guard, had a block that really opened up things for Abdullah. Another series where the blocks were there for Abdullah.


Third quarter:

28-7 Nebraska

5 plays,78 yards, 2:52 TOP

Sam Cotton 8-yard touchdown pass catch from Armstrong (Drew Brown kick).

Key play: On the first offensive play out of the second half, Abdullah found a huge hole on the right side and it took 49 yards down to the Rutgers 23-yard line.

28-10 Nebraska

6 plays, 51 yards, 2:58 TOP

Kyle Federico 41-yard field goal.

Key play: Freshman quarterback Chris Laviano took a run for 46-yards down to the Nebraska 25 yard line.

35-10 Nebraska

5 plays, 24 yards, 2:35 TOP

Armstrong 5-yard pass to Jordan Westerkamp for the touchdown (Drew Brown kick)

Key play: Abdullah took the kickoff for 76-yards down to the Rutgers 24 yard line. He was pushed out, but only had one man to beat.

35-17 Nebraska

4 plays, 21 yards, 1:55 TOP

Desmon People with a 3-yard touchdown run (Kyle Federico kick)

Key play: The Huskers fumbled on their on the Nebraska 21-yard line setting up a short field for Rutgers.

42-17 Nebraska

5 plays, 52 yards, 2:42 TOP

Ameer Abdullah with a 23-yard touchdown run and sets the single game all-purpose yards record at Nebraska. Kenny Bell also becomes the all-time receptions leader. (Drew Brown kick)

Key play: Tommy Armstrong throws to both Alonzo Moore and Kenny Bell.

42-24 Nebraska

6 plays, 53 yards, 2:56 TOP

Robert Martin with a 4-yard touchdown run (Kyle Federico kick)

Key play: Laviano run in the redzone to set up a short yardage situation for Martin's touchdown.

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