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The Nebraska Cornhuskers will hit the road in Big Ten conference play as they meet the Minnesota Golden Gophers in an NCAA college football game scheduled for Saturday afternoon.
Kick off time from Minnesota is set for 12PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by ESPN.
The betting odds from this college football game have the road side Nebraska Cornhuskers favored by -10 ½ points with the total released in a few days.
Nebraska is 5-1 on the season as they win their third straight game after a 44-7 road victory two weeks ago against the Purdue Boilermakers. The game total finished at under 58 points. The Cornhuskers went up 21-0 at the half and will come off a bye week.
They gained 435 offensive yards with 251 running for 4 ½ yards a carry. Ron Kellogg hit on 10 of 13 throws for 141 yards and a touchdown. Ameer Abdullah had 20 rushes for 126 yards and a touchdown. The Cornhuskers survived three turnovers as they take two from Purdue. On defense Nebraska allowed just 216 yards to the Boilermakers offense with 32 running on 25 carries.
Minnesota is improved to 5-2 after a 20-17 road victory last week to the Northwestern Wildcats as a +12 ½ point betting odds underdog. The total landed at under 52 points.
The Golden Gophers put up 299 yards with 176 running for 3 ½ yards a carry. Phillip Nelson hit on 8 of 11 passes for 112 yards and a touchdown. The team had no turnovers and forced three away from the Wildcats. The Golden Gophers returned an interception for a touchdown. On defense they give up 328 yards of offense to Northwestern with 94 on the ground for 3 ½ yards a carry. Minnesota held the Wildcats to just 6 of 16 conversions on third down.
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