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Nebraska's record-tying six-game bowl win streak was snapped by Arizona State in the 1975 Fiesta Bowl, when the Sun Devils edged the Huskers 17-14, before 51,396 partisan fans on ASU's home field.

The final blow came with 4:50 remaining in the game, when ASU kicker Dan Kush successfully booted a 29-yard field goal, breaking a 14-14 tie and capping a rally from a 14-6 deficit after three quarters.

Fighting till the very end, Nebraska then took the ensuing kickoff and drove to the Arizona State 31 yard line with less than two minutes to play. The Huskers' first two plays from there were incomplete passes, but on third down, quarterback Terry Luck hit fullback Tony Davis with a pass at the ASU 21 yard line. However, Davis was hit hard by two Arizona State players and fumbled the ball. The Sun Devils recovered and went on to kill the clock and claim their 17-14 win.

Nebraska ended the 1975 season at 10-2 and ranked No. 9 in the country. The Huskers lost their last two games of the year to No. 1-ranked Oklahoma 35-10 and to the No. 2-ranked Sun Devils.

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Arizona State 17
Nebraska 14

Dec. 26, 1975
Tempe, AZ
Nebraska          0    7    7    0  -  14
Arizona State     3    3    0   11  -  17

First quarter
ASU - FG Dan Kush 27, 10:48 remaining. 
Second quarter
NEB - Monte Anthony 1 run (Mike Coyle kick), 7:50.
ASU - FG Kush 33, 0:00 
Third quarter
NEB - Anthony 4 run (Coyle kick), 5:49. 
Fourth quarter
ASU - John Jefferson 10 pass from Fred Mortensen
 (Larry Mucker pass from Mortensen), 13:03.
ASU - FG Kush 29, 4:50.

Attendance: 51,396

                                   NEB    ASU
First Downs Rushing                 13      6
First Downs Passing                  6     12
First Downs by Penalties             1      2
TOTAL FIRST DOWNS                   20     20
Number Attempts Rushing             57     37
Yards Gained Rushing               217    169
Yards Lost Rushing                  19      7
NET YARDS GAINED RUSHING           198    162
Number Passes Attempted             23     37
Number Passes Completed             12     15
Number Passes Had Intercepted        1      2
NET YARDS GAINED PASSING            90    173
Number Plays Rushing and Passing    80     74
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDAGE              288    335
Number Interceptions                 2      1
NET YARDS INTERCEPTIONS RETURNED     3      0
Number Times Punter                  7      5
Number Punts Had Blocked             0      0
PUNTING AVERAGE YARDS             39.4   37.2
Number Punts Returned                4      4
NET YARDS PUNTS RETURNED            17      0
NET RETURN YARDAGE*                 20      0
Number Kickoffs Returned             4      2
NET YARDS KICKOFFS RETURNED         76     56
Number Times Penalized               4      6
TOTAL YARDS PENALIZED               38     54
Number Times Fumbled                 2      0
NUMBER OWN FUMBLES LOST              2      0
 *Punts, Interceptions, Fumbles
NEBRASKA RUSHING Att. Net TD Long Davis 17 60 0 11 Anthony 22 94 2 34 Luck 7 -7 0 4 O'Leary 10 45 0 11 Heiser 1 6 0 6 PASSING Att. Com. Int Yds TD Long Luck 22 12 0 90 0 12 Ferragamo 1 0 1 0 0 0 RECEIVING No. Yds TD Long Thomas 6 44 0 10 Craig 1 12 0 12 Mushinskie 1 9 0 9 Heiser 2 12 0 7 Shamblin 2 12 0 8 PUNTING No. Yds Avg. Long Lessman 7 276 39.4 50 RETURNS Punts Kickoffs Int. Butterfield 2-17 0-0 1-0 Burrow 2-0 0-0 1-3 Craig 0-0 3-60 0-0 Thomas 0-0 1-16 0-0 TACKLES AT UT TT Burrow 4 1 5 Stacey 2 0 2 Valasek 0 1 1 Thomas 1 0 1 Smith 1 0 1 Monds 0 3 3 Heiser 0 1 1 Butterfield 1 2 3 Jones 1 0 1 Donnell 0 1 1 Wightman 4 6 10 Pillen 9 2 11 Lindquist 0 2 2 Lee 0 5 5 Fultz 2 4 6 Phillips 3 2 5 Martin 2 3 5 Wied 0 2 2
ARIZONA STATE RUSHING Att. Net TD Long Sproul 10 19 0 13 Williams 18 111 0 26 Robinson 8 30 0 9 Mortensen 1 2 0 2 PASSING Att. Com. Int Yds TD Long Sproul 35 14 1 163 0 19 Mortensen 2 1 1 10 1 10 RECEIVING No. Yds TD Long Jefferson 8 113 1 19 Williams 1 8 0 8 Mucker 3 39 0 16 Robinson 3 13 0 9 PUNTING No. Yds Avg. Long Mortensen 5 186 37.2 47 RETURNS Punts Kickoffs Int. Gordon 0-0 0-0 1-0 Haynes 3-0 1-29 0-0 Harris 1-0 0-0 0-0 Mucker 0-0 1-27 0-0 TACKLES AT UT TT Martinez 2 4 6 Haynes 2 4 6 J. Harris 6 2 8 Stencel 8 2 10 Geldien 1 0 1 Gordon 6 6 12 DiBrell 0 1 1 Mataalii 7 2 9 Garbarini 2 0 2 Lorenzen 7 2 9 T. Petersen 10 4 14 Lanker 0 1 1 Weigandt 6 4 10 Moore 4 3 7 Harris 1 2 3 Scroggins 5 0 5
 
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