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bowl logo Nebraska 42
Tennessee 17
Orange Bowl, Jan. 2, 1998
Pro Player Stadium, Miami

                 1   2   3   4    F
                 -   -   -   -   --
 Tennessee       0   3   6   8   17
 Nebraska        7   7  21   7   42  

First Quarter
NEBR - Ahman Green 1 run (Kris Brown kick), 1:10
Second Quarter
NEBR - Shevin Wiggins 10 run (Brown kick), 11:28
TENN - Jeff Hall 44 field goal, 8:28
Third Quarter
NEBR - Scott Frost 1 run (Brown kick), 10:11
NEBR - Frost 11 run (Brown kick), 5:07
TENN - Peerless Price 5 pass from Peyton Manning
      (pass failed), 1:58
NEBR - Green 22 run (Brown kick), 0:29
Fourth Quarter
NEBR - Frost 9 run (Brown kick), 4:24
TENN - Andy McCullough 3 pass from Tee Martin
      (Travis Stephens pass from Martin), 0:58 

                          TENN      NEBR
First downs ............... 16        30
  By rushing ............... 6        22 
  By passing ............... 9         7 
  By penalty ............... 1         1 
Rushed-yards .......... 21-128    68-409
Passing yards ............ 187       125
  Comp-Att-Int ....... 25-35-1    9-12-0
Total offense ......... 56-315    80-534
Return yards ............... 4        59
Int. returns-Yards ....... 0-0      1-28 
Punt returns-Yards ....... 2-4      3-31 
Kickoff returns-Yards ... 5-94      1-29 
Punts ................. 6-52.3    4-39.0
Fumbles-lost ............. 2-2       3-2
Penalties-yards ......... 5-37      8-63
Time of possession ..... 23:57     36:03
Sacked-Yards lost ........ 1-9       0-0 
Third-down conversions .. 2-10      4-10 
Fourth-down conversions .. 1-1       1-2 

RUSHING
TENN: Lewis 14-90, Levine 2-30, Martin 1-11,
      Stephens 3-6, Manning 1-minus 9. 
NEBR: Green 29-206, Makovicka 9-61, S Frost 17-60,
      Wiggins 3-28, Sims 4-23, Newcombe 3-16,
      Buckhalter 2-14, Alexander 1-1.

PASSING
TENN: Manning 21-31-1-134, Martin 4-4-0-53.
NEBR: Nebraska-S Frost 9-12-0-125.

RECEIVING
TENN: Nash 5-53, Copeland 4-30, Bryson 4-25, Lewis 4-4,
      McCullough 3-50, Price 3-9, C Wilson 1-13, Edmonds 1-3. 
NEBR: S Jackson 4-56, Green 3-31, Newcombe 1-22, Davison 1-16.

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