Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • ILL 372
    • 521 NEB
  • Turnovers

    • ILL 2
    • 1 NEB
  • Possession

    ILL NEB
    26:55 32:30
  • 1st Downs

    • ILL 24
    • 24 NEB

Game Information

Memorial Stadium (Lincoln, NE)
,
Coverage: ESPNU
  • Lincoln, NE 68588
  • Line: NEB -10.5
Attendance: 90,458
10/5/2013 Associated Press

Abdullah helps Huskers rumble past Illinois

Ameer Abdullah ran for a career-high 225 yards and two touchdowns and Nebraska's maligned defense was much improved in a 39-19 victory over Illinois on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

ESPNU1234T
Illinois057719
Nebraska14913339
first QuarterILLNEB
TD
11:06
Ameer Abdullah rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 7 plays 57 yards, 02:16 nebraska td, 2:16
06
XP
11:06
Pat Smith extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 7 plays 57 yards, 02:16 nebraska td, 2:16
07
TD
5:53
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to Quincy Enunwa for 4 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 10 plays 69 yards, 03:30 nebraska td, 3:30
013
XP
5:53
Pat Smith extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 10 plays 69 yards, 03:30 nebraska td, 3:30
014
second QuarterILLNEB
FG
13:04
Pat Smith 27 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 8 plays 62 yards, 02:36 nebraska fg, 2:36
017
FG
7:50
Taylor Zalewski 38 yard field goal GOOD.
illinois drive: 14 plays 72 yards, 05:14 illinois fg, 5:14
317
TD
4:18
Imani Cross rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 10 plays 71 yards, 03:32 nebraska td, 3:32
323
SF
1:44
Imani Cross rush for a loss of 3 yards to the Neb 0 for a SAFETY.
nebraska drive: 3 plays -4 yards, 01:32 nebraska , 1:32
523
third QuarterILLNEB
TD
12:58
Ameer Abdullah rush for 43 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 4 plays 75 yards, 02:02 nebraska td, 2:02
529
XP
12:58
Mauro Bondi extra point GOOD.
nebraska drive: 4 plays 75 yards, 02:02 nebraska td, 2:02
530
TD
5:54
Donovonn Young rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
illinois drive: 14 plays 75 yards, 07:04 illinois td, 7:04
1130
XP
5:54
Taylor Zalewski extra point GOOD.
illinois drive: 14 plays 75 yards, 07:04 illinois td, 7:04
1230
TD
2:44
Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to Kenny Bell for 37 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
nebraska drive: 3 plays 39 yards, 00:38 nebraska td, 0:38
1236
fourth QuarterILLNEB
FG
5:16
Pat Smith 32 yard field goal GOOD.
nebraska drive: 8 plays 53 yards, 04:27 nebraska fg, 4:27
1239
TD
0:57
Josh Ferguson rush for 1 yard for a TOUCHDOWN.
illinois drive: 12 plays 75 yards, 04:19 illinois td, 4:19
1839
XP
0:57
Taylor Zalewski extra point GOOD.
illinois drive: 12 plays 75 yards, 04:19 illinois td, 4:19
1939

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