Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • PSU 391
    • 438 NEB
  • Turnovers

    • PSU 3
    • 2 NEB
  • Possession

    PSU NEB
    44:25 25:35
  • 1st Downs

    • PSU 18
    • 21 NEB

Game Information

Memorial Stadium (Lincoln, NE)
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Coverage: ABC/ESPN2
  • Lincoln, NE 68588
  • Line: NEB -8.5
Attendance: 85,527
11/10/2012 Associated Press

Martinez, No. 16 Huskers rally past Penn State

Taylor Martinez threw a 5-yard touchdown pass to Jamal Turner for Nebraska's first lead, and the Cornhuskers overcame a double-digit, second-half deficit for the fourth time this season in a 32-23 victory over Penn State on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

ABC/ESPN21234T
Penn State7133023
Nebraska33141232
first QuarterPSUNEB
TD
13:14
Zach Zwinak rush for 50 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
pennst drive: 4 plays 74 yards, 01:46 pennst td, 1:46
60
XP
13:14
Sam Ficken extra point GOOD.
pennst drive: 4 plays 74 yards, 01:46 pennst td, 1:46
70
FG
6:17
Brett Maher 32 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 15 plays 51 yards, 06:57 nebraska fg, 6:57
73
second QuarterPSUNEB
FG
12:29
Brett Maher 27 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 12 plays 84 yards, 04:05 nebraska fg, 4:05
76
FG
6:58
Sam Ficken 27 yard field goal GOOD.
pennst drive: 7 plays 26 yards, 02:43 pennst fg, 2:43
106
TD
2:42
Matthew McGloin pass complete to Jesse James for 10 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
pennst drive: 5 plays 31 yards, 02:05 pennst td, 2:05
166
XP
2:42
Sam Ficken extra point GOOD.
pennst drive: 5 plays 31 yards, 02:05 pennst td, 2:05
176
FG
1:08
Sam Ficken 38 yard field goal GOOD.
pennst drive: 6 plays 35 yards, 01:12 pennst fg, 1:12
206
third QuarterPSUNEB
TD
11:48
Imani Cross rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 8 plays 75 yards, 03:12 nebraska td, 3:12
2012
XP
11:48
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 8 plays 75 yards, 03:12 nebraska td, 3:12
2013
TD
9:37
Imani Cross rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 2 plays 4 yards, 00:45 nebraska td, 0:45
2019
XP
9:37
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 2 plays 4 yards, 00:45 nebraska td, 0:45
2020
FG
6:01
Sam Ficken 35 yard field goal GOOD.
pennst drive: 12 plays 58 yards, 03:36 pennst fg, 3:36
2320
fourth QuarterPSUNEB
TD
10:57
Taylor Martinez pass complete to Jamal Turner for 5 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 6 plays 71 yards, 03:10 nebraska td, 3:10
2326
XP
10:57
Brett Maher extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 6 plays 71 yards, 03:10 nebraska td, 3:10
2327
SF
5:02
Matthew McGloin sacked by Cameron Meredith for a loss of 4 yards to the PnSt 0 for a SAFETY, PENN ST penalty 0 yard Intentional Grounding accepted.
pennst drive: 2 plays -2 yards, 00:29 pennst , 0:29
2329
FG
0:23
Brett Maher 33 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 4 plays 9 yards, 02:16 nebraska fg, 2:16
2332

Research Notes

  • Nebraska has 4 double-digit comebacks this season, all in Big Ten playNebraska Double-Digit Comebacks This Season Largest Deficit Resultvs Penn State -14 Won by 9at Michigan St -10 Won by 4at Northwestern -12 Won by 1vs Wisconsin -17 Won by 3

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