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Pitt on offense vs. Nebraska

Pittsburgh 0
Nebraska 0

Nov. 17, 1928
 

A day after Coach E.E. Bearg had the Huskers scrimmage for three hours in place of the customary light workout, Pittsburgh pulled an upset by holding Nebraska to a 0-0 tie on a muddy field in Lincoln.

The Cornhuskers failed to gain a first down all game long and missed a golden opportunity in the first half when a Pittsburgh punt into the wind went for minus-five yards. A Husker fell on the ball at the Pitt 20-yard line instead of letting it roll dead, and the ball squirted free and Pittsburgh recovered.

 

Omaha World-Herald
Pittsburgh Press: 1, 2
Associated Press