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Huskers soar past Golden Eagles: Nebraska's Blackshirt defense hauled in four interceptions and returned two of them for touchdowns, while Taylor Martinez threw three touchdown passes to lead a balanced offense in a 56-13 win over Southern Miss.
   Nebraska finished with 479 total yards, including 285 rushing and 194 passing. I-back Ameer Abdullah led NU's ground game with 17 carries for 114 yards.
   USM had just four rushing yards until midway through the fourth quarter.
 
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COMMENTARY

Stryker

Pound for pound, Bell is the toughest Cornhusker, both physically and mentally.”

Tad Stryker
HuskerMax

Callahan

Nebraska paid Southern Miss over $2 million to play in Memorial Stadium on Saturday, and it was worth every penny.”

Sean Callahan, HuskerOnline

Sipple

Nebraska was dialed-in. The Huskers’ body language was good from the start.”

Steve Sipple*
Lincoln Journal Star

Chatelain

Gregory is ... the explosive edge rusher Nebraska desperately needs.”

Dirk Chatelain*
Omaha World-Herald

Hamar

There is no relaxing – not for the coaches, players or fans. It’s now UCLA week.”

Bob Hamar
Grand Island Independent

Shatel

We’ll know more a week from now. But we won’t see the finished puzzle, not by a long shot.”

Tom Shatel*
Omaha World-Herald

Vogel

It was less storm, more calm before the snap and it made a difference elsewhere.”

Brandon Vogel
Hail Varsity

Husker Mike

Offensively, it was another slow start for Nebraska, and I’m growing increasingly concerned about the offensive line.”

Husker Mike’s Blasphemy

Whitney

I liked the pass rush, even though there weren’t any sacks.”

Chris Whitney
KLIN

York

Gregory is showing signs of being a rather menacing pass rusher on the edge.”

Randy York
Huskers.com

 
 

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Nebraska 56
Southern Miss 13
Sept. 7, 2013 — 5 p.m. CDT
Memorial Stadium, Lincoln | BTN | Game on DVD


                  1    2    3    4   -  Final 
Southern Miss     3    3    7    0   -   13
Nebraska         21   14   14    7   -   56

1st quarter
NEB - Stanley Jean-Baptiste 43 interception return 
     (Pat Smith kick) 13:47
USM - Corey Acosta 32 field goal, 5:42
NEB - Quincy Enunwa 16 pass from Taylor Martinez  
     (Mauro Bondi kick) 1:24
NEB - Ciante Evans 22 interception return (Smith kick) 1:17  
2nd quarter
NEB - Ameer Abdullah 3 run (Smith kick) 7:01  
USM - Corey Acosta 45 field goal, 3:11
NEB - Kenny Bell 21 pass from Martinez (Smith kick) 0:12  
3rd quarter
USM - Rickey Bradley 41 pass from Allan Bridgford
     (Acosta kick) 11:43
NEB - Abdullah 37 run (Smith kick) 11:25  
NEB - Sam Burtch 26 pass from Martinez (Smith kick) 10:32 
4th quarter
NEB - Imani Cross 1 run (Bondi kick) 14:38 
 
                                    USM        NEB
First downs ........................ 16         30
  Rushing ..........................  4         16 
  Passing .......................... 10         13 
  Penalty ........................... 2          1
RUSHES-YARDS (NET) .............. 27-62     46-285
PASSING YDS (NET) ................  222        194
  Att-Comp-Int ................ 37-21-4    28-19-0
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS ...... 64-284     74-479
Fumble Returns-Yards ...............0-0        0-0
Punt Returns-Yards ................ 1-5        2-6
Kickoff Returns-Yards............. 2-22       2-89
Interception Returns-Yards ........ 0-0       4-86
Punts-Avg ...................... 5-45.2     4-46.0
Fumbles-Lost .....................  2-0        1-1
Penalties-Yards .................. 7-55       6-75
Possession Time ................. 28:09      31:51
Third-Down Conversions ........ 4 of 13    7 of 12
Fourth-Down Conversions ........ 0 of 1     1 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances ........... 1-2        3-3
  Touchdowns ...................... 0-2        3-3
  Field goals ..................... 1-2        0-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards ............ 0-0       1-10

RUSHING
USM: K.Hardy 10-35; J.Richard 4-24; T.Bracken 7-9;
     J.Hester 3-5; Team 1-minus-2; A.Bridgford 2-minus-9.
NEB: A.Abdullah 17-114;  T.Newby 8-60; T.Martinez 6-34;
     T.Armstrong 4-23; K.Frazier 4-21; I.Cross 4-14;
     G.Nabity 2-10; R.Kellogg III 1-9.

PASSING
USM: A.Bridgford 21-35-3 222; N.Mullens 0-2-1 0.
NEB: T.Martinez 15-23-0 170; R.Kellogg III 4-5-0 24.

RECEIVING
USM: T.Holmes 8-65; R.Bradley 3-57; T.Bracken 2-34;
     J.Richard 2-14; J.Revies 2-12; M.Triplett 1-15;
     J.Sims 1-13; J.Cox 1-7; D.Sullivan 1-5.
NEB: Q.Enunwa 5-58; A.Abdullah 4-16; K.Bell 3-45; 
     J.Westerkamp 2-15; S.Burtch 1-26; C.Carter 1-12;
     J.Turner 1-9; T.Newby 1-minus-5.

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