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Va. Tech 35
Nebraska 30

Sept. 27, 2008 — 7 p.m. CDT, ABC
Memorial Stadium, Lincoln   |   Order the game on DVD


                    1   2   3   4   - Final 
Virginia Tech       9   9  10   7   -  35
Nebraska            7   3   7  13   -  30
1st quarter
VT - S. Virgil blocked punt, safety, 8:35
VT - D. Evans 1 run (D. Keys kick), 5:22
NU - M. McNeill 32 pass from J. Ganz (A. Henery kick), 3:54
2nd quarter
VT - Keys 19 field goal, 14:51
NU - Henery 48 field goal, 10:45
VT - Keys 38 field goal, 7:10
VT - Keys 27 field goal, 1:15
3rd quarter
VT - Keys 36 field goal, 10:25
VT - Evans 19 run (Keys kick), 6:54
NU - R. Helu Jr. 12 run (Henery kick), 0:04
4th quarter
NU - N. Swift 88 punt return (pass failed)
VT - T. Taylor 2 run (Keys kick), 2:28
NU - T. Peterson 17 pass from Ganz (Henery kick), 1:32
                                     VT        NU
First downs...................       21        14
Rushes-Yards..................   55-206     25-55
NET YARDS PASSING.............      171       278
  Completions-Attempts-Int....   9-15-0   17-26-1
  Passing Touchdowns..........        0         2
Total offense yards...........      377       333
Fumbles-Lost..................      0-0       3-1
Penalties-Yards...............     4-30      7-69
Punts-Average.................   5-34.6    5-29.4
Punt Returns-Average-TD....... 3-21.0-0  2-42.0-1
Kickoff returns-Avg-TD........ 4-23.5-0  7-21.0-0
Interceptions-Yds-TD..........   1-15-0     0-0-0
Fumble Returns-Yds-TD.........    1-8-0     0-0-0
Possession Time...............    34:44     25:16
Third-Down Conversions........  7 of 17   2 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   0 of 0    1 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      6-6       2-2
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     2-11       2-4
RUSHING
VT: T.Taylor 15-87, Evans 21-72, Lewis 17-50, Coale 1-(minus 1), Team 1-(minus 2).
NU: Helu 4-21, Ganz 8-18, Lucky 8-17, Castille 3-8, Team 1-(minus 3), Paul 1-(minus 6).
 
PASSING
VT: T.Taylor 9-15-0-171.
NU: Ganz 17-26-1-278.
 
RECEIVING
VT: Boykin 2-58, Smith 2-54, Boone 2-33, Coale 2-14, Roberts 1-12.
NU: Peterson 4-60, McNeill 3-66, Swift 3-58, Lucky 3-38, Paul 1-21, M.Holt 1-20, Young 1-10, Gilleylen 1-5.
 
Attendance: 85,831



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Coverage
 
Omaha World-Herald: 1, 2,
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Lincoln Journal Star:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Grand Island Independent:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
Nebraska StatePaper: 1, 2
Daily Nebraskan:
1, 2, 3, 4
Richmond Times-Dispatch:
1, 2, 3, 4
Roanoke Times: 1, 2
 
Photos: Huskers.com, AP, OWH, LJS
 
 
 
Commentary:
Stryker
Barfknecht
Shatel
Sipple
McKeever
Douglass
Schlabach
• McKewon (1, 2)
Max
Husker Dan
The Colonel