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Nebraska 47
Western Mich. 24

Aug. 30, 2008 — 6:10 p.m. CDT, FSN PPV
Memorial Stadium, Lincoln

                    1   2   3   4   - Final 
Western Michigan    0  10   7   7   -  24
Nebraska           14  20  10   3   -  47

1st quarter
NU: M. Lucky 14 run (A. Henery kick) 8:06
NU: M. McNeill 3 pass from J. Ganz (Henery kick) 0:55
2nd quarter
NU: Henery 44 field goal 14:50
WM: B. Ledbetter 3 pass from T. Hiller (J. Potter kick) 11:07
NU: N. Swift 61 pass from Ganz (Henery kick) 10:14
NU: Henery 44 field goal 4:27
WM: Potter 19 field goal 1:15
NU: Swift 2 pass from Ganz (Henery kick) 0:32
3rd quarter
NU: Henery 44 field goal 8:23
WM: B. West 1 run (Potter kick) 6:11
NU: Lucky 19 pass from Ganz (Henery kick) 1:48
4th quarter
WM: J. Nunez 9 pass from Hiller (Potter kick) 14:43
NU: Henery 44 field goal, 5:22

                              WM       NU
First Downs.................. 19       24
Rushes-Yards............... 25-8   31-138
Net Yards Passing........... 342      345
  Comp-Att-Int.......... 30-49-1  20-36-2
Total Offense Yards......... 350      483
Fumbles-Lost................ 4-1      2-0
Penalties-Yards............ 5-45     6-60
Punts-Avg................ 5-36.2   3-37.7
Punt Returns-Yds-TD....... 0-0-0   3-41-0
Kickoff Returns-Yds-TD.. 5-139-0  5-102-0
Interceptions-Yds-TD..... 2-48-0   1-26-0
Possession Time........... 29:36    30:24
Third-Down Conv. ....... 6 of 17  5 of 13
Fourth-Down Conv. ....... 2 of 4   0 of 0
Red-Zone Scores-Chances..... 4-5      5-5
Sacks By: Number-Yards...... 0-0     4-28

RUSHING
WM: B. West 12-29; G. Thompson 3-5; K. Elsworth 2-3; T. Hiller 8-(-29).
NU: R. Helu Jr. 7-52; M. Lucky 12-43; J. Ganz 6-38; Q. Castille, 6-5.
PASSING
WM: T. Hiller 30/49, 342 yds, 2 TD, 1 INT.
NU: J. Ganz 20/36, 345 yds, 4 TD, 2 INT.
RECEIVING
WM: B. Ledbetter 9-123; B. West 7-40; S. Julien 5-85; J. Simmons 3-24; J. Nunez 3-18; A. Williams 2-28; M. Stevens 1-24.
NU: N. Swift 5-121; M. Holt 5-59; Q. Castille 3-38; T. Peterson 3-34; M. Lucky 2-35; D. Young 1-55; M. McNeill 1-3.
Attendance: 84,485


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Pregame press & WMU info
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Coverage

 
Lincoln Journal Star:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
Omaha World-Herald:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Grand Island Independent:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Daily Nebraskan:
1, 2, 3, 4
Kalamazoo Gazette:
1, 2, 3, 4
 
Photos: LJS, AP (1, 2), OWH, Huskers.com, DN, WMU
 
 
 
Commentary:
Stryker
Sipple
Douglass
Shatel
McKeever
Max
The Colonel
Husker Dan
Jeff