Pat answers: Smith delivers big kick in OT as Huskers again show survival instinct
Nebraska kicker Pat Smith and Ameer Abdullah embrace after Smith kicked the winning field goal in overtime.
Posted: Saturday, November 23, 2013 12:00 am
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Pat Smith watched his kick sail through swirling snow and plain white uprights, ripped off his helmet, flung it and tore off in the opposite direction. Ciante Evans stopped to catch his breath. And Nebraska defensive coordinator John Papuchis took in the Beaver Stadium scene after the Huskers' 23-20 overtime win over Penn State.
“Survive, man!” he said, beaming.
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Saturday, November 23, 2013 12:00 am.