(Saturday, October 31st)
Final Score: Nebraska 20, Baylor 10
Waco, TX (Sports Network) - Dontrayevous Robinson rushed for 61 yards and one touchdown to lead the Nebraska Cornhuskers to a 20-10 victory over the Baylor Bears in Big 12 action at Floyd Casey Stadium.
Cody Green only threw for 128 yards on 12-of-21 passing for Nebraska (5-3, 2-2 Big12), which snapped a two-game losing skid.
As for the Bears (3-5, 0-4), they were led by Nick Florence, who threw for 222 yards on 19-of-38 passing. Baylor's ground game was held to just 54 yards on 32 carries.
Less than two minutes into the matchup the Cornhuskers took a 7-0 lead thanks to a blocked punt that was return by Justin Blatchford for a 25-yard touchdown.
Nebraska added a 45-yard field goal by Alex Henery later in the quarter, pushing its lead to 10-0.
A 22-yard field goal by Henery early in the second frame pushed the Cornhuskers advantage to 13-0, and a one-yard touchdown run by Robinson just minutes later put Nebraska up by a 20-point margin.
The Bears came out of the break with a 41-yard field goal by Ben Parks, and later in the third quarter the team used a 45-yard interception return for a touchdown by Clifton Odom to cut their deficit to 10 points.
Unfortunately the Bears would come no closer, as Nebraska's defense shut down Baylor for the remainder of the contest.
10/31 16:43:49 ET