Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Michigan State Spartans Play By Play

First Quarter
Michigan State Spartans at 15:00
1-10-MICHST35(15:00) Kevin Muma kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 15:00
1-10-NEB25(14:56) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kyler Reed.
2-10-NEB25(14:51) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Quincy Enunwa.
3-10-NEB25(14:46) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete.
4-10-NEB25(14:38) Brett Maher punted for 16 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 14:38
1-10-NEB41(14:34) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-NEB38(13:52) Andrew Maxwell passed to Keith Mumphery for 7 yards.
1-10-NEB31(13:20) Bennie Fowler rushed for 3 yards. MICHST was penalized 10 yards.
1-17-NEB38(13:00) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete.
2-17-NEB38(12:50) Andrew Maxwell passed to Aaron Burbridge for 7 yards.
3-10-NEB31(12:17) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete.
4-10-NEB31(12:10) Dan Conroy missed a field goal of 49 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 12:10
1-10-NEB31(12:04) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 15 yards.
1-10-NEB46(11:52) Taylor Martinez passed to Kenny Bell for a loss of 1 yard.
2-11-NEB45(11:22) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 15 yards.
1-10-MICHST40(11:12) Taylor Martinez passed to Ben Cotton for 6 yards.
2-4-MICHST34(10:52) Taylor Martinez rushed for 13 yards.
1-10-MICHST21(10:24) NEB was penalized 10 yards.
1-20-MICHST31(10:06) Jamal Turner lost 2 yards.
2-22-MICHST33(9:30) Taylor Martinez was intercepted. Kurtis Drummond returned the interception for 7 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 9:30
1-10-MICHST32(9:25) NEB was penalized 13 yards.
1-10-MICHST45(9:22) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-MICHST46(8:45) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
3-8-MICHST47(8:02) Andrew Maxwell passed to Dion Sims for 10 yards.
1-10-NEB43(7:30) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-NEB39(6:47) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards.
3-3-NEB36(6:01) Andrew Maxwell passed to Bennie Fowler for 11 yards.
1-10-NEB25(5:31) Le'Veon Bell lost 1 yard.
2-11-NEB26(4:48) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Aaron Burbridge.
3-11-NEB26(4:42) NEB was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-NEB11(4:34) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Le'Veon Bell.
2-10-NEB11(4:28) Touchdown. Le'Veon Bell rushed for 11 yards.
(4:28) Dan Conroy made the extra point.
NEB 0   MICHST 7,   Plays: 10   Yards: 66   Possession: 05:02.
 
Michigan State Spartans at 4:28
1-1-MICHST35(4:28) Kevin Muma kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 4:28
1-10-NEB25(4:22) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 12 yards.
1-10-NEB37(3:50) Taylor Martinez rushed for 59 yards.
1-0-MICHST4(3:28) Ameer Abdullah rushed for no gain.
2-0-MICHST4(2:50) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards.
3-0-MICHST2(2:07) Touchdown. Taylor Martinez passed to Ameer Abdullah for 2 yards.
(2:07) Brett Maher made the extra point.
NEB 7   MICHST 7,   Plays: 5   Yards: 75   Possession: 02:21.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 2:07
1-1-NEB35(2:07) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Kyler Elsworth returned the kick for 17 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 2:07
1-10-MICHST17(1:50) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 23 yards.
1-10-MICHST40(1:15) Bennie Fowler rushed for 12 yards.
1-10-NEB48(0:58) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NEB46(0:21) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete.
3-8-NEB46(0:17) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Tony Lippett.
4-8-NEB46(0:09) Mike Sadler punted for 46 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 0:09
1-10-NEB20(0:01) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-NEB21(14:51) Taylor Martinez passed to Kenny Bell for 3 yards.
Second Quarter
Nebraska Cornhuskers continued...
3-6-NEB24(14:25) Taylor Martinez passed to Tim Marlowe for 15 yards.
1-10-NEB39(14:12) Ameer Abdullah rushed for no gain.
2-10-NEB39(13:31) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards.
3-8-NEB41(12:51) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
3-13-NEB36(12:23) MICHST was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-MICHST49(12:17) Taylor Martinez rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-MICHST47(11:48) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards.
3-6-MICHST45(11:16) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
3-11-50(10:51) Taylor Martinez passed to Kenny Bell for 33 yards.
1-10-MICHST17(10:25) Taylor Martinez lost 10 yards. Marcus Rush sacked Taylor Martinez.
2-20-MICHST27(9:40) Taylor Martinez rushed for 14 yards.
3-6-MICHST13(9:02) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kenny Bell.
4-6-MICHST13(8:58) Brett Maher missed a field goal of 30 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 8:58
1-10-MICHST20(8:55) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-MICHST23(8:10) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 6 yards.
3-1-MICHST29(7:27) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 40 yards. MICHST was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-NEB46(6:56) Touchdown. Andrew Maxwell passed to Tony Lippett for 46 yards.
(6:56) Dan Conroy made the extra point.
NEB 7   MICHST 14,   Plays: 4   Yards: 72   Possession: 02:02.
 
Michigan State Spartans at 6:56
1-1-MICHST35(6:56) Kevin Muma kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 6:56
1-10-NEB25(6:47) Kenny Bell lost 9 yards.
2-19-NEB16(6:12) Taylor Martinez lost 2 yards.
3-21-NEB14(5:48) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete.
4-21-NEB14(5:36) Brett Maher punted for 51 yards. Andre Sims returned a punt for 10 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 5:36
1-10-MICHST45(5:33) Andrew Maxwell passed to Keith Mumphery for 8 yards.
2-2-NEB47(4:52) Bennie Fowler lost 1 yard.
3-3-NEB48(4:10) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Le'Veon Bell.
4-3-NEB48(4:02) Mike Sadler punted for 36 yards. Tim Marlowe made a faircatch.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 4:02
1-10-NEB12(4:02) MICHST was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-NEB27(3:58) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NEB29(3:11) Touchdown. Taylor Martinez rushed for 71 yards.
(3:11) Brett Maher made the extra point.
NEB 14   MICHST 14,   Plays: 2   Yards: 73   Possession: 00:51.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 3:11
1-1-NEB35(3:11) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Michigan State Spartans at 3:11
1-10-MICHST25(3:08) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-MICHST33(2:31) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Dion Sims.
3-2-MICHST33(2:25) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
4-1-MICHST34(1:45) Mike Sadler punted for 52 yards. Ameer Abdullah made a faircatch.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 1:45
1-10-NEB14(1:41) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Ben Cotton.
2-10-NEB14(1:34) Taylor Martinez rushed for 9 yards.
3-1-NEB23(1:13) Taylor Martinez passed to Kyler Reed for 3 yards.
1-10-NEB26(1:02) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Quincy Enunwa.
2-10-NEB26(0:57) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 1 yard.
3-9-NEB27(0:22) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 5 yards.
4-4-NEB35(15:00) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Third Quarter
Michigan State Spartans at 15:00
1-10-MICHST25(14:52) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-MICHST27(14:12) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 2 yards.
3-6-MICHST29(13:30) Andrew Maxwell passed to Bennie Fowler for 7 yards.
1-10-MICHST36(13:02) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Dion Sims.
2-10-MICHST36(12:52) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 26 yards.
1-10-NEB38(12:20) Nick Hill rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-NEB29(11:43) Nick Hill rushed for 21 yards.
1-0-NEB8(11:14) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Bennie Fowler.
2-0-NEB8(11:08) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
3-0-NEB7(10:26) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Dion Sims.
4-0-NEB7(10:21) Dan Conroy made a field goal of 25 yards.
NEB 14   MICHST 17,   Plays: 10   Yards: 68   Possession: 04:39.
 
Michigan State Spartans at 10:21
1-10-MICHST35(10:21) Kevin Muma kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 10:21
1-10-NEB25(10:15) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-NEB28(9:36) Taylor Martinez rushed for no gain.
3-7-NEB28(8:52) Taylor Martinez lost 19 yards. Denicos Allen sacked Taylor Martinez. NEB was penalized 0 yards.
4-26-NEB9(8:52) Brett Maher punted for 41 yards. Andre Sims made a faircatch.
Michigan State Spartans at 8:52
1-10-50(8:38) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Tony Lippett.
2-10-50(8:32) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards. Will Compton recovered a fumble from Le'Veon Bell and returned it for 0 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 8:32
1-10-NEB45(8:32) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Ben Cotton.
2-10-NEB45(8:20) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 4 yards.
3-6-NEB49(7:44) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Tim Marlowe.
4-6-NEB49(7:37) Brett Maher punted for 41 yards. Andre Sims made a faircatch.
Michigan State Spartans at 7:37
1-10-MICHST47(7:29) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-MICHST13(7:00) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
3-6-MICHST14(5:59) Andrew Maxwell passed to Bennie Fowler for 10 yards.
1-10-MICHST24(5:30) Le'Veon Bell rushed for no gain.
2-10-MICHST24(5:06) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete.
3-10-MICHST24(5:01) NEB was penalized 15 yards.
1-10-MICHST39(4:55) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Keith Mumphery.
2-10-MICHST39(4:49) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
3-9-MICHST40(4:02) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Keith Mumphery.
4-9-MICHST40(3:52) Mike Sadler punted for 50 yards. Tim Marlowe returned a punt for 1 yard.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 3:52
1-10-NEB11(3:46) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-NEB19(3:28) MICHST was penalized 5 yards.
1-10-NEB24(3:03) Taylor Martinez was intercepted. Darqueze Dennard returned the interception for 30 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 3:03
1-10-NEB38(2:57) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-NEB29(2:22) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 4 yards.
1-10-NEB25(1:45) Andrew Maxwell passed to Lawrence Thomas for 17 yards.
1-0-NEB8(1:15) MICHST was penalized 5 yards.
1-0-NEB13(1:10) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 2 yards.
2-0-NEB11(0:22) Andrew Maxwell rushed for 4 yards. NEB was penalized 4 yards.
1-0-NEB3(0:02) Le'Veon Bell lost 2 yards.
2-0-NEB5(14:55) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 4 yards.
Fourth Quarter
Michigan State Spartans continued...
3-0-NEB1(14:20) Touchdown. Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
(14:20) Dan Conroy made the extra point.
NEB 14   MICHST 24,   Plays: 8   Yards: 39   Possession: 03:43.
 
Michigan State Spartans at 14:20
1-1-MICHST35(14:10) Kevin Muma kicked the ball for 52 yards. Jamal Turner returned the kick for 7 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 14:10
1-10-NEB20(14:10) Taylor Martinez rushed for 5 yards. Jeremiah Sirles recovered a fumble from Taylor Martinez and returned it for 0 yards.
2-5-NEB35(13:30) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 12 yards.
1-10-NEB47(13:00) Taylor Martinez rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-MICHST45(12:45) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 7 yards.
1-10-MICHST38(12:10) Taylor Martinez passed to Jake Long for 4 yards.
2-6-MICHST34(12:05) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
2-11-MICHST39(11:46) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete.
3-11-MICHST39(11:39) Taylor Martinez passed to Jamal Turner for 18 yards. MICHST was penalized 11 yards.
1-10-MICHST10(11:12) Taylor Martinez passed to Kenny Bell for 5 yards.
2-0-MICHST5(10:42) Taylor Martinez was intercepted. Darqueze Dennard returned the interception for 16 yards. MICHST was penalized 10 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 10:42
1-10-MICHST10(10:35) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete.
2-10-MICHST10(10:27) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards.
3-7-MICHST13(9:50) Andrew Maxwell rushed for 2 yards.
4-5-MICHST15(9:05) Mike Sadler punted for 43 yards. Tim Marlowe returned a punt for no gain.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 9:05
1-10-NEB42(8:58) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-MICHST47(8:41) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 5 yards.
2-5-MICHST42(8:09) Ameer Abdullah lost 2 yards.
3-7-MICHST44(7:31) Taylor Martinez rushed for 5 yards.
4-2-MICHST39(7:23) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 4 yards.
1-10-MICHST35(7:02) Touchdown. Taylor Martinez rushed for 35 yards.
(7:02) Brett Maher made the extra point.
NEB 21   MICHST 24,   Plays: 6   Yards: 58   Possession: 02:03.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 7:02
1-1-NEB35(6:56) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 62 yards. Nick Hill returned the kick for 17 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 6:56
1-10-MICHST20(6:30) Le'Veon Bell rushed for no gain.
2-10-MICHST20(6:10) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Tony Lippett.
3-10-MICHST20(6:04) Andrew Maxwell passed incomplete to Dion Sims.
4-10-MICHST20(5:48) Mike Sadler punted for 60 yards. Tim Marlowe returned a punt for 19 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 5:48
1-10-NEB39(5:44) Taylor Martinez rushed for 5 yards.
2-5-NEB44(4:58) Taylor Martinez rushed for no gain.
3-5-NEB44(4:17) Taylor Martinez passed to Quincy Enunwa for 11 yards.
1-10-MICHST45(4:00) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-MICHST44(3:25) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kyler Reed.
3-9-MICHST44(3:25) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete.
4-9-MICHST44(3:12) Taylor Martinez passed to Quincy Enunwa for 4 yards.
Michigan State Spartans at 3:12
1-10-MICHST40(3:03) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 5 yards.
2-5-MICHST45(2:50) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 8 yards.
1-10-NEB47(2:21) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-NEB44(2:15) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 1 yard.
3-6-NEB43(1:27) Le'Veon Bell rushed for 4 yards.
4-2-NEB39(1:20) Mike Sadler punted for 39 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 1:20
1-10-NEB20(1:15) Taylor Martinez passed to Quincy Enunwa for 22 yards.
1-10-NEB42(1:09) Taylor Martinez rushed for no gain.
2-10-NEB42(0:46) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete.
3-10-NEB42(0:40) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Ameer Abdullah.
4-10-NEB42(0:31) Taylor Martinez passed to Kyler Reed for 38 yards.
1-10-MICHST20(0:27) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kenny Bell.
2-10-MICHST20(0:23) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kyler Reed.
3-10-MICHST20(0:17) MICHST was penalized 15 yards.
1-0-MICHST5(0:11) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kyler Reed.
2-0-MICHST5(0:06) Touchdown. Taylor Martinez passed to Jamal Turner for 5 yards.
(0:06) Brett Maher made the extra point.
NEB 28   MICHST 24,   Plays: 9   Yards: 65   Possession: 01:14.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 0:06
1-1-NEB35(0:06) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 40 yards. Le'Veon Bell returned the kick for a 5 yard loss. Le'Veon Bell lateraled to Nick Hill for a 4 yard loss. Nick Hill lateraled to Dion Sims for a 7 yard loss. Micah Kreikemeier recovered a fumble from Dion Sims and returned it for 0 yards.