Kiy Hester's third-quarter interception return for a touchdown gave Rutgers a 17-14 lead, but Nebraska stormed back to score 13 unanswered points en route to a 27-17 win on Saturday at Tom Osborne Field at Memorial Stadium. >> Read more
Following Rutgers' interception, Nebraska QB Tanner Lee drove his offense 97 yards down the field to take the lead for good. Nebraksa kicker Drew Brown nailed two field goals in the fouth quarter to pad onto their lead.
Nebraska's Devine Ozigbo led the Cornhuskers' ground attack, picking up 101 yards on the day. Mikale Wilbon was right behind him with 78 yards on 14 carries.
Rutgers QB Kyle Bolin struggled against Nebraska's defense, completing just 15 of 29 passes for 126 yards and throwing two interceptions.
Rutgers will host Ohio State on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.