Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers Play By Play

First Quarter
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 15:00
1-10-NEB35(15:00) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Jesse Della Valle returned the kick for 26 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 15:00
1-10-PSU26(14:54) Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-PSU27(14:15) Zach Zwinak rushed for no gain.
3-9-PSU27(13:40) Matt McGloin passed to Brandon Moseby-Felder for 23 yards.
1-10-50(13:14) Touchdown. Zach Zwinak rushed for 50 yards.
(13:14) Sam Ficken made the extra point.
PSU 7   NEB 0,   Plays: 4   Yards: 74   Possession: 01:46.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 13:14
1-1-PSU35(13:14) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 53 yards. Kenny Bell returned the kick for 22 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 13:14
1-10-NEB34(13:08) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-NEB37(12:52) Taylor Martinez passed to Quincy Enunwa for a loss of 1 yard.
3-8-NEB36(12:19) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
3-13-NEB31(12:01) Taylor Martinez rushed for 14 yards.
1-10-NEB45(11:42) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-PSU47(11:19) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 7 yards.
1-10-PSU40(11:01) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Jake Long.
2-10-PSU40(10:54) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 8 yards.
3-2-PSU32(10:09) Taylor Martinez rushed for 3 yards.
1-10-PSU28(9:44) Deion Barnes sacked Taylor Martinez for a loss of 8 yards.
2-18-PSU36(9:09) Taylor Martinez passed to Ameer Abdullah for 15 yards. NEB was penalized 15 yards.
3-18-PSU36(8:34) Taylor Martinez passed to Jamal Turner for 30 yards.
1-0-PSU6(8:08) Ameer Abdullah lost 6 yards.
2-0-PSU12(7:28) Ameer Abdullah lost 2 yards.
3-0-PSU14(6:47) Taylor Martinez lost 1 yard.
4-0-PSU15(6:17) Brett Maher made a field goal of 32 yards.
PSU 7   NEB 3,   Plays: 14   Yards: 41   Possession: 06:57.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 6:17
1-10-NEB35(6:17) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Penn State Nittany Lions at 6:17
1-10-PSU25(6:17) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU28(5:38) Matt McGloin passed to Matt Lehman for 17 yards.
1-10-PSU45(5:04) Colin Bryan lost 1 yard.
2-11-PSU44(4:22) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 8 yards.
3-3-NEB48(3:39) NEB was penalized 10 yards.
1-10-PSU42(3:30) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 29 yards.
1-10-NEB29(2:57) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-NEB26(2:12) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Allen Robinson.
3-7-NEB26(2:07) Matt McGloin passed to Kyle Carter for 13 yards.
1-10-NEB13(1:40) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards. Will Compton recovered a fumble from Zach Zwinak and returned it for 0 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 1:40
1-10-NEB6(1:34) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 33 yards.
1-10-NEB39(1:13) Braylon Heard rushed for 7 yards.
2-3-NEB46(0:54) Braylon Heard rushed for 15 yards.
1-10-PSU39(0:39) Braylon Heard rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU36(0:08) Ameer Abdullah lost 3 yards.
3-10-PSU39(15:00) Taylor Martinez rushed for 12 yards.
Second Quarter
Nebraska Cornhuskers continued...
1-10-PSU27(14:38) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 9 yards.
2-1-PSU18(14:20) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards. PSU was penalized 8 yards.
1-2-PSU8(13:50) Ameer Abdullah rushed for no gain.
2-2-PSU8(13:20) Ameer Abdullah lost 2 yards.
3-4-PSU10(12:38) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kyler Reed.
4-4-PSU10(12:29) Brett Maher made a field goal of 27 yards.
PSU 7   NEB 6,   Plays: 11   Yards: 76   Possession: 04:11.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 12:29
1-10-NEB35(12:29) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Penn State Nittany Lions at 12:29
1-10-PSU25(12:29) Matt McGloin passed to Jesse James for 11 yards.
1-10-PSU36(12:05) PSU was penalized 10 yards.
1-20-PSU26(12:05) Michael Zordich rushed for 4 yards.
2-16-PSU30(11:31) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Matt Lehman.
3-16-PSU30(11:27) Matt McGloin passed incomplete.
4-16-PSU30(11:22) Alex Butterworth punted for 52 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 11:22
1-10-NEB13(11:22) Ameer Abdullah rushed for no gain.
2-10-NEB13(10:35) Taylor Martinez passed to Kyler Reed for 4 yards.
3-6-NEB17(9:57) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Jamal Turner.
4-6-NEB17(9:51) Brett Maher punted for 33 yards. Jesse Della Valle returned a punt for 15 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 9:51
1-10-NEB35(9:41) Michael Zordich rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NEB33(9:16) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 10 yards.
1-10-NEB23(9:01) Michael Zordich rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-NEB22(8:28) NEB was penalized 11 yards.
1-10-NEB11(8:22) PSU was penalized 5 yards.
1-15-NEB16(8:22) Matt McGloin rushed for 6 yards.
2-9-NEB10(7:53) Michael Zordich rushed for no gain.
3-9-NEB10(7:08) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Jesse James.
4-9-NEB10(6:58) Sam Ficken made a field goal of 27 yards.
PSU 10   NEB 6,   Plays: 6   Yards: 31   Possession: 02:53.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 6:58
1-10-PSU35(6:58) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 6:58
1-10-NEB25(6:58) Taylor Martinez rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-NEB36(6:42) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NEB38(6:21) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kenny Bell.
3-8-NEB38(6:16) Taylor Martinez passed to Ameer Abdullah for 4 yards.
4-4-NEB42(5:47) Brett Maher punted for 29 yards. Jack Haffner returned a punt for 2 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 5:47
1-10-PSU32(5:37) Bill Belton lost 1 yard.
2-11-PSU31(5:05) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
3-11-PSU31(5:00) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
4-11-PSU31(4:55) Alex Butterworth punted for 37 yards. Tim Marlowe returned a punt for no gain. Mike Hull recovered a fumble from Tim Marlowe and returned it for 0 yards.
1-10-NEB31(4:48) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NEB29(4:22) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
3-6-NEB27(3:34) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 8 yards.
1-10-NEB19(3:24) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
1-5-NEB14(3:10) Zach Zwinak rushed for 4 yards.
2-1-NEB10(2:42) Touchdown. Matt McGloin passed to Jesse James for 10 yards.
(2:42) Sam Ficken made the extra point.
PSU 17   NEB 6,   Plays: 5   Yards: 27   Possession: 02:13.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 2:42
1-1-PSU35(2:42) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 2:42
1-10-NEB25(2:42) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kyler Reed.
2-10-NEB25(2:39) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Kenny Bell.
3-10-NEB25(2:31) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete to Jamal Turner.
4-10-NEB25(2:25) Brett Maher punted for 16 yards. PSU was penalized 15 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 2:25
1-10-PSU44(2:20) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Matt Lehman.
2-10-PSU44(2:14) Matt McGloin passed to Zach Zwinak for 31 yards.
1-10-NEB25(2:02) Zach Zwinak rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-NEB17(1:42) Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
3-1-NEB16(1:18) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Matt Lehman.
4-1-NEB16(1:12) PSU was penalized 5 yards.
4-6-NEB21(1:08) Sam Ficken made a field goal of 38 yards.
PSU 20   NEB 6,   Plays: 5   Yards: 45   Possession: 01:17.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 1:08
1-10-PSU35(1:08) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 1:08
1-10-NEB25(1:08) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 7 yards.
2-3-NEB32(0:45) Taylor Martinez passed incomplete.
3-3-NEB32(0:42) Taylor Martinez rushed for 9 yards.
1-10-NEB41(0:27) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
1-15-NEB36(0:14) Taylor Martinez passed to Ameer Abdullah for 5 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 0:14
2-10-PSU35(15:00) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Third Quarter
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 15:00
1-10-NEB25(15:00) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 5 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 15:00
2-5-NEB30(14:36) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 9 yards.
1-10-NEB39(14:09) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-NEB45(13:43) Taylor Martinez passed to Kenny Bell for 9 yards.
1-10-PSU46(13:30) Taylor Martinez passed to Kenny Bell for 22 yards.
1-10-PSU24(13:06) Taylor Martinez rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-PSU22(12:26) Taylor Martinez rushed for 21 yards.
1-0-PSU1(11:48) Touchdown. Imani Cross rushed for 1 yard.
(11:48) Brett Maher made the extra point.
PSU 20   NEB 13,   Plays: 8   Yards: 75   Possession: 03:12.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 11:48
1-1-NEB35(11:48) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 63 yards. Jesse Della Valle returned the kick for 19 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 11:48
1-10-PSU21(11:42) Zach Zwinak rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU24(11:15) Baker Steinkuhler sacked Matt McGloin for a loss of 8 yards.
3-15-PSU16(10:32) Matt McGloin was intercepted. Daimion Stafford returned the interception for 21 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 10:32
1-0-PSU4(10:22) Imani Cross rushed for 2 yards.
2-0-PSU2(9:37) Touchdown. Imani Cross rushed for 2 yards.
(9:37) Brett Maher made the extra point.
PSU 20   NEB 20,   Plays: 2   Yards: 4   Possession: 00:55.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 9:37
1-1-NEB35(9:37) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Penn State Nittany Lions at 9:37
1-10-PSU25(9:37) Matt McGloin passed to Alex Kenney for 8 yards.
2-2-PSU33(9:02) PSU was penalized 5 yards.
2-7-PSU28(8:48) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
3-7-PSU28(8:42) Matt McGloin passed to Alex Kenney for 7 yards.
1-10-PSU35(8:21) Matt McGloin passed to Matt Lehman for 12 yards.
1-10-PSU47(8:06) Zach Zwinak rushed for 5 yards.
2-5-NEB48(7:51) Zach Zwinak rushed for 4 yards.
3-1-NEB44(7:26) Matt McGloin rushed for 2 yards.
1-10-NEB42(7:13) Zach Zwinak rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-NEB38(6:51) Zach Zwinak rushed for 20 yards.
1-10-NEB18(6:37) Zach Zwinak rushed for 1 yard.
2-9-NEB17(6:15) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
3-9-NEB17(6:11) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Kyle Carter.
4-9-NEB17(6:01) Sam Ficken made a field goal of 35 yards.
PSU 23   NEB 20,   Plays: 12   Yards: 53   Possession: 03:36.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 6:01
1-10-PSU35(6:01) Sam Ficken kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 6:01
1-10-NEB25(6:01) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 8 yards.
2-2-NEB33(5:37) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 1 yard.
3-1-NEB34(5:01) Imani Cross rushed for 3 yards.
1-10-NEB37(4:43) Taylor Martinez passed to Ben Cotton for 18 yards.
1-10-PSU45(4:12) Taylor Martinez rushed for 11 yards.
1-10-PSU34(3:42) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU31(3:15) Taylor Martinez rushed for 6 yards.
3-1-PSU25(2:36) Imani Cross rushed for 5 yards.
1-10-PSU20(2:17) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 6 yards.
2-4-PSU14(1:39) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 4 yards.
1-10-PSU10(1:09) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 1 yard.
2-0-PSU9(0:25) Ameer Abdullah lost 4 yards.
3-0-PSU12(15:00) Taylor Martinez rushed for 8 yards. Jacob Fagnano recovered a fumble from Taylor Martinez and returned it for 0 yards.
Fourth Quarter
Penn State Nittany Lions at 15:00
1-0-PSU20(14:52) Matt McGloin passed to Michael Zordich for 3 yards.
2-0-PSU23(14:32) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Trevor Williams.
3-0-PSU23(14:23) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Alex Kenney.
4-10-PSU23(14:18) Alex Butterworth punted for 48 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 14:18
1-10-NEB29(14:07) Ameer Abdullah rushed for no gain.
2-10-NEB29(13:34) Taylor Martinez rushed for 5 yards.
3-5-NEB34(12:49) Taylor Martinez passed to Kyler Reed for 56 yards.
1-10-PSU10(12:20) Taylor Martinez rushed for no gain.
2-10-PSU10(11:46) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 5 yards.
3-0-PSU5(10:57) Touchdown. Taylor Martinez passed to Jamal Turner for 5 yards.
(10:57) Brett Maher made the extra point.
PSU 23   NEB 27,   Plays: 6   Yards: 71   Possession: 03:21.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 10:57
1-1-NEB35(10:57) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Penn State Nittany Lions at 10:57
1-10-PSU25(10:57) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 3 yards.
2-7-PSU28(10:34) Zach Zwinak rushed for 17 yards.
1-10-PSU45(10:21) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Allen Robinson.
2-10-PSU45(10:15) Matt McGloin passed to Allen Robinson for 38 yards.
1-10-NEB17(9:55) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-NEB15(9:31) Zach Zwinak rushed for 2 yards.
3-6-NEB13(8:53) Matt McGloin lost 2 yards. NEB was penalized 8 yards.
1-0-NEB7(8:29) Zach Zwinak rushed for 4 yards.
2-0-NEB3(7:39) Matt McGloin passed to Matt Lehman for 2 yards. Daimion Stafford recovered a fumble from Matt Lehman and returned it for 0 yards.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 7:39
1-0-NEB20(7:39) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 7 yards.
2-3-NEB27(6:46) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 2 yards.
3-1-NEB29(6:21) Imani Cross rushed for no gain.
4-1-NEB29(5:39) Brett Maher punted for 69 yards.
Penn State Nittany Lions at 5:39
1-10-PSU2(5:31) Michael Zordich rushed for 2 yards.
2-8-PSU4(5:09) Matt McGloin passed incomplete. PSU was penalized 4 yards.
PSU 23   NEB 29,   Plays: 2   Yards: -2   Possession: 00:30.
 
Penn State Nittany Lions at 5:09
3-12-PSU20(5:09) Alex Butterworth punted for 38 yards. Andrew Holt returned a punt for 1 yard.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 5:09
1-10-NEB43(5:02) Ameer Abdullah rushed for 4 yards.
2-6-NEB47(4:18) Ameer Abdullah lost 3 yards.
3-9-NEB44(4:11) NEB was penalized 5 yards.
3-14-NEB39(4:11) Taylor Martinez rushed for 6 yards.
4-8-NEB45(3:51) Brett Maher punted for 55 yards. Touchback
Penn State Nittany Lions at 3:51
1-10-PSU20(3:44) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Matt Lehman.
2-10-PSU20(3:40) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Brandon Moseby-Felder.
3-10-PSU20(3:33) Matt McGloin rushed for 4 yards.
4-6-PSU24(2:46) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Alex Kenney.
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 2:46
1-10-PSU25(2:39) Ameer Abdullah rushed for no gain.
2-10-PSU25(1:57) Imani Cross rushed for 8 yards.
3-2-PSU17(1:13) Imani Cross rushed for 1 yard.
4-1-PSU16(0:23) Brett Maher made a field goal of 33 yards.
PSU 23   NEB 32,   Plays: 3   Yards: 8   Possession: 02:23.
 
Nebraska Cornhuskers at 0:23
1-10-NEB35(0:23) Brett Maher kicked the ball for 65 yards. Touchback
Penn State Nittany Lions at 0:23
1-10-PSU25(0:23) Matt McGloin passed incomplete to Colin Bryan.
2-10-PSU25(0:18) Matt McGloin passed to Colin Bryan for 7 yards.
3-3-PSU32(0:01) Matt McGloin passed incomplete.