Matchup Spartans Defense Cornhuskers Defense
Points/Game 21.5 (22) 26.4 (61)
Rush Yards/Game 88.5 (1) 177.8 (80)
Pass Yards/Game 227.3 (61) 205.8 (33)
Total Yards/Game 315.8 (8) 383.7 (53)
Third Down Pct. 31.3% (8) 30.1% (6)
Fourth Down Pct. 47.6% (49) 50.0% (55)
Sacks 42 (10) 29 (48)
Sack Yards -308 (7) -240 (25)
Rushing TDs 18 (39) 25 (101)
Passing TDs 17 (31) 15 (19)
Carries/Game 363 (1) 488 (60)
Yards/Carry 3.2 (8) 4.7 (88)
Completion Pct. 52.7% (60) 48.5% (2)
Yards/Pass Attempt 6.7 (40) 6.1 (13)
Pass Rating 113.1 (21) 104.8 (4)
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