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Abdullah's Big Day Helps Huskers KO Knights 42-24

Updated: 5:15 PM - Ameer Abdullah ran for 225 yards and three touchdowns and set a school record with 341 all-purpose yards, leading Nebraska to a 42-24 win over Rutgers Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.

Huskers Prepared for Saturday’s Challenge

Posted: 10/23/2014 - The Nebraska football team held a 45-minute walkthrough on Thursday afternoon in the Hawks Championship Center in preparations for Saturday’s matchup against Rutgers.

Alberts, Crouch on Hall of Fame Ballot

Updated: 10/22/2014 - The National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame announced the names on the 2015 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame on Wednesday, including 75 players and six coaches from the Football Bowl Subdivision and 87 players and 25 coaches from the divisional ranks. Nebraska's Trev Alberts and Eric Crouch are on the list.

NU Hands Out Blackshirts

Updated: 10/21/2014 - Sixteen members of the Husker D were awarded coveted Blackshirts before practice Tuesday.

Beck Breaks Silence and Speaks to Media

Updated: 10/14/2014 - Offensive coordinator Tim Beck addressed the media following practice, mentioning that the Huskers have been working on the little things since the Huskers’ last game Oct. 4 at Michigan State.

"Clap-Gate" Between Spartans and Huskers

Posted: 10/07/2014 - You might call it " Clap-Gate ". Nebraska Head Coach Bo Pelini and Michigan State Mark Dantonio had a difference of opinion about Spartan defensive players clapping, when Nebraska was on offense.

Huskers Ready for Michigan State

Updated: 09/30/2014 - Defensive coordinator John Papuchis met with media members after practice, noting the challenges of the Spartan offense including quarterback Connor Cook who has thrown for 837 yards, while completing 69 percent of his passes this season.

Huskers Prepare for Spartans

Updated: 09/29/2014 - Michigan State has had one of the nation's top defenses in recent seasons, and no team has moved the ball better against it than Nebraska.The 19th-ranked Cornhuskers (5-0, 1-0 Big Ten) hope the trend continues Saturday night when they meet the No. 10 Spartans .

Abdullah Leads Nation In Rushing

Updated: 09/29/2014 - For the third time in five weeks, Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah earned a Big Ten weekly honor, as the senior was chosen as the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.

Nebraska to Play Oregon in 2016 & 2017

Updated: 10/14/2013 - The Nebraska Cornhuskers Monday announced some changes in the football schedules for future seasons. They include match-ups against Oregon in 2016 and 2017.

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  • Abra-Abdullah: Magical Day Carries Big Red
    Ameer Abdullah produced one of the greatest individual performances in Nebraska history with a school-record and 2014 FBS-best 341 all-purpose yards, including 225 rushing to power the No. 16 Huskers to a 42-24 win over Rutgers at Memorial Stadium Saturday.
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  • Huskers Prepared for Saturday’s Challenge
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    On Saturday, Nebraska welcomes Rutgers University to Lincoln. Rutgers is one of the nation's premier public research universities, which played in the first-ever college football game. In its first
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