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The Badgers stopped Nebraska on fourth-and-8 from the 23 when defensive back DCota Dixon swatted away a pass in the end zone from Tommy Armstrong Jr. intended for Stanley Morgan Jr.
Nebraska came back from a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter. Drew Browns 35-yard field goal with 3:43 left tied it at 17.
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Lincoln Journal Star*
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If nothing else, Nebraska proved it belonged.
Wisconsin left the door open in OT, but Nebraska wasnt quite ready to push through.
Steven M. Sipple*
Lincoln Journal Star
The Huskers got beat, but they arent broken or bitter. Theyre itching to get back in the arena.
This was a blown chance, a missed opportunity. But it made you think there will be more opportunities ahead.
And now we know more about these Huskers. Theyre pretty good. They just werent quite good enough on this night.
Grand Island Independent
It was the Husker defense who shone brightest on this night, keeping NU in the game with a creditable effort.
What ensued showed how evenly matched the teams are and how much promise the rivalry holds.
Wisconsin State Journal
[The Huskers] proved, when backed in a corner, that they can take a punch. And, more to the point, that theyre sure as hell not done swinging yet.
Land of 10
Suffice it to say, heads wont be hanging around North Stadium this week.
You sensed the belief from the players that they can play with anyone.
We still dont know for sure how the West will be won – or by who.
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