Minnesota loss was 'humbling experience' for Huskers
NU I-back Ameer Abdullah turned in his sixth straight 100-yard game, finishing with 165 yards and averaging 8.7 yards a carry, but he was still kicking himself afterward for a costly fumble. “I was trying to do everything I could to get us back on the winning side,” he said.
Posted: Sunday, October 27, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Junior I-back Ameer Abdullah took a second-quarter handoff and sprinted around the edge, thinking that he had one man to beat.
But right as Abdullah squared up so he could juke his way around the defender, a hustling Minnesota linebacker wrapped him up from behind and poked away the football.
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Sunday, October 27, 2013 12:00 am.