Notes: Two ‘No’s’ from Bo lead to win and ‘jubilation’
The NU bench, including head coach Bo Pelini, erupts in celebration Saturday after Avery Moss ran an interception back for a touchdown in the third quarter.
Posted: Saturday, November 2, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — For all the times the word “Yes” was probably shouted after Nebraska’s miraculous win Saturday night, it was two “No’s” that helped get the Huskers there.
With the game tied at 21-21 and Northwestern inside the Husker 10 following an interception, NU defensive coaches kicked around the idea of letting Northwestern score to preserve a pair of timeouts and more than two minutes of clock to attempt the comeback.
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Saturday, November 2, 2013 12:00 am.