Nebraska 45
Missouri 38

Nov. 8, 1997
Faurot Field | Columbia, MO | ABC
1st 2nd 3rd 4th OT Total
Nebraska 14 7 10 7 7 45
Missouri 7 17 7 7 0 38
First quarter
MU: Olivo 1 run (Knickman kick)
NU: Frost 16 run (K Brown kick)
NU: Frost 1 run (K Brown kick)
Second quarter
MU: Coleman 18 pass from C Jones (Knickman kick)
NU: Green 7 run (K Brown kick)
MU: FG Knickman 39
MU: Olivo 34 pass from C Jones (Knickman kick)
Third quarter
NU: Frost 1 run (K Brown kick)
MU: C Jones 7 run (Knickman kick)
Fourth quarter
NU: FG K Brown 44
MU: Brooks 15 pass from C Jones (Knickman kick)
NU: Davison 12 pass from Frost (K Brown kick)
Overtime
NU: Frost 12 run (K Brown kick)

                 Nebraska    Missouri
First downs            28          20
Rushed-yards       61-353      46-153
Passing yards         175         233
Sacked-yards lost     0-0        5-38
Return yards           17          48
Passes            11-24-2     12-20-1
Punts              2-35.0      4-27.0
Fumbles-lost          2-1         0-0
Penalties-yards      5-45        2-10
Time of possession  29:55       30:05

RUSHING
NU: Green 30-189, Frost 23-141, Makovicka 7-24, Buckhalter 1-minus 1.

MU: C Jones 21-60, Olivo 11-42, Blackwell 9-30, West 3-13, Janes 2-8.

PASSING
NU: Frost 11-24-2-175.
MU: C Jones 12-20-1-233.

RECEIVING
NU: Cheatham 5-54, Green 2-48, Newcombe 1-33, S Jackson 1-15, Warfield 1-13, Davison 1-12.

MU: Brooks 3-64, Ross 2-51, Olivo 2-45, Layman 2-19, Murchison 1-28, Coleman 1-18, Blackwell 1-8.

Att: 66,846

Coverage

Complete stats
Huskers.com
Omaha World-Herald
Sports Illustrated
Daily Nebraskan: 1, 2
Lincoln J-S
The Maneater: 1, 2
HuskerOnline
Missouri Athletic Dept.
Paul Fell cartoon
Video highlights
Game on YouTube
Video recap
Colonel Mustard
Game photos
Missouri radio call of “flea-kicker”

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