The Nebraska Cornhuskers will hit the road in Big Ten action to face the Penn St Nittany Lions in an NCAA college football game scheduled for Saturday afternoon.
Kick off time from Penn St is set for 3:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by Big Ten Network.
The college football odds from this game have the home side Penn St Nittany Lions favored by -2 points.
Nebraska drops to 7-3 on the season after a 41-28 home defeat last week to the Michigan St Spartans as a +5 ½ point underdog. The game total finished at over 41 points. The Cornhuskers could not overcome a 20-7 first half defict.
The team produced 392 yards with 182 on the ground for over 5 ½ yards per carry. Tommy Armstrong hit on 9 of 21 throws for 143 yards with two touchdowns and one picks. Nebraska gave away the game with five turnovers and took none away from Michigan St. Ameer Abdullah ran for 123 yards on 22 carries. The Cornhusker defense allowed the Spartans 361 yards with 168 to their ground attack for 3 ½ yards per attempt.
Penn St improves to 6-4 following a 45-21 home victory last week to the Purdue Boilermakers as a -21 ½ point betting favorite. The game total came in at over 48 points.
The Nittany Lions offense gained 501 yards with 289 on the ground for 5 yards per run attempt. Christian Hackenberg hit on 16 of 23 throws for 212 yards with a touchdown and pick. Zach Zwinak ran for 149 yards on 26 carries and three touchdowns. They had two turnovers and took three away from Purdue. On defense Penn St gave up 264 yards to the Boilermaker offense with 41 rushing on 20 carries.