Analysis: Nebraska dominates Kansas State

Analysis: Nebraska dominates Kansas State


Pete Fiutak – College Football News

I know Kansas State is a mediocre Big 12 team and came into the game against Nebraska last in the Big 12 against the run and 102nd in the nation allowing 196 yards per game (despite facing the likes of UCLA, Missouri State, Iowa State and UCF), but on national TV and in front of a fired up Wildcat crowd, Nebraska put on a tremendous show.

Now do it again.

Because of the schedule and the defense, which came into Manhattan ranked first in the nation in pass efficiency D and left allowing KSU to connect on a pathetic 4.7 yards per pass, Nebraska was a reasonable sleeper pick to get to the BCS Championship. At least I thought that way when I spent all offseason saying the Huskers were going to be in Glendale, before wussing out on the call when push came to shove, but no one could