The Minnesota Golden Gophers take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers in one of the college football games on Saturday, November 12, 2016 start time at 7:30 PM ET, at Memorial Stadium, Lincoln, Nebraska.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers (7-2) defeated the Purdue Boilermakers, 44-31, last week. Mitch Leidner completed 14-for-23 passes for 231 yards. In rushing, Rodney Smith ran for 153 yards and three touchdowns in 24 carries while Leidner added 74 yards and two touchdowns in 14 carries. In receiving, Rashad Still posted 87 yards in four receptions while Eric Carter added 69 yards in three catches.
Offensively, Minnesota football is averaging 177.0 yards in passing and 210.3 yards in rushing. Defensively, Minnesota football is yielding 232.6 yards in passing and 118.1 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers (7-2) lost against the Ohio State Buckeyes, 62-3, last week. Tommy Armstrong Jr. completed 4-for-15 passes for 74 yards. In rushing, Terrell Newby ran for 54 yards in 13 carries while Armstrong added 19 yards in four carries. In receiving, Stanley Morgan Jr. posted 56 yards in three receptions while Jordan Westerkamp added 51 yards in four receptions.
Offensively, Nebraska football is averaging 214.6 yards in passing and 190.0 yards in rushing. Defensively, Nebraska football is yielding 221.7 yards in passing and 148.0 in rushing against the opposing teams.
Minnesota vs Nebraska football game schedule:
Date: November 12, 2016
Start Time: 7:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: BTN
Live Stream: BTN Stream