Scores

Final

W Michigan 24

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Nebraska 47

(1-0, 1-0 home)

7:00 PM ET, August 30, 2008

Memorial Stadium (Lincoln, NE), Lincoln, NE

1 2 3 4 T
WMU 0 10 7 724
NEB 14 20 10 347

Top Performers

Passing: J. Ganz (NEB) - 345 YDS, 4 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: M. Lucky (NEB) - 12 CAR, 43 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: N. Swift (NEB) - 5 REC, 121 YDS, 2 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERWMUNEB
TD08:06Marlon Lucky 14 Yd Run (Alex Henery Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 61 yds, 1:47
07
TD00:55Mike Mcneill 3 Yd Pass From Joe Ganz (Alex Henery Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 62 yds, 4:24
014
SECOND QUARTERWMUNEB
FG14:50Alex Henery 44 Yd
Drive: 4 plays, 4 yds, :51
017
TD11:07Branden Ledbetter 3 Yd Pass From Tim Hiller (John Potter Kick)
Drive: 10 plays, 80 yds, 3:43
717
TD10:14Nate Swift 61 Yd Pass From Joe Ganz (Alex Henery Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 73 yds, :47
724
FG04:27Alex Henery 44 Yd
Drive: 8 plays, 21 yds, 4:15
727
FG01:15John Potter 19 Yd
Drive: 8 plays, 42 yds, 3:02
1027
TD00:32Nate Swift 2 Yd Pass From Joe Ganz (Alex Henery Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 59 yds, :37
1034
THIRD QUARTERWMUNEB
FG08:23Alex Henery 44 Yd
Drive: 8 plays, 38 yds, 3:21
1037
TD06:11Brandon West 1 Yd Run (John Potter Kick)
Drive: 6 plays, 80 yds, 2:12
1737
TD01:48Marlon Lucky 19 Yd Pass From Joe Ganz (Alex Henery Kick)
Drive: 2 plays, 74 yds, :37
1744
FOURTH QUARTERWMUNEB
TD14:43Juan Nunez 9 Yd Pass From Tim Hiller (John Potter Kick)
Drive: 8 plays, 80 yds, 2:05
2444
FG05:22Alex Henery 44 Yd
Drive: 5 plays, 31 yds, 1:46
2447

Team Stat Comparison

 
WMU
NEB
1st Downs1924
3rd down efficiency
6-175-13
4th down efficiency
2-40-0
Total Yards350483
Passing342345
Comp-Att
30-4920-36
Yards per pass
7.09.6
Rushing8138
Rushing Attempts
2531
Yards per rush
0.34.5
Penalties5-456-60
Turnovers22
Fumbles lost
10
Interceptions thrown
12
Possession29:3630:24
Western Michigan Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
T. Hiller30/493427.02136.2
Team30/493427.021-
Nebraska Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
J. Ganz20/363459.64282.8
Team20/363459.642-
Western Michigan Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
B. West12292.417
G. Thompson351.703
K. Elsworth231.502
T. Hiller8-29-3.606
Team2580.317
Nebraska Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
R. Helu Jr.7527.4027
M. Lucky12433.6114
J. Ganz6386.3032
Q. Castille650.802
Team311384.5132
Western Michigan Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
B. Ledbetter912313.7150
S. Julien58517.0050
B. West7405.7016
A. Williams22814.0019
J. Simmons3248.0014
M. Stevens12424.0024
J. Nunez3186.019
Team3034211.4250
Nebraska Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
N. Swift512124.2261
M. Holt55911.8025
D. Young15555.0055
Q. Castille33812.7031
M. Lucky23517.5119
T. Peterson33411.3012
M. McNeill133.013
Team2034517.3461
Western Michigan Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
L. Delmas1330
C. Wilson1150
Team2480
Nebraska Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
A. West1260
Team1260
Western Michigan Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
B. West48220.528
A. Winchester15757.057
Team513927.857
Nebraska Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
N. Paul24924.525
L. Asante23115.520
C. Gilleylen12222.022
Team510220.425
Western Michigan Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
Nebraska Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
N. Paul23819.028
N. Swift133.03
Team34113.728
Western Michigan Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
J. Potter1/1100.0193/36
Team1/1100.0193/36
Nebraska Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
A. Henery4/4100.0445/517
Team4/4100.0445/517
Western Michigan Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
B. Armer518136.20041
Team518136.20041
Nebraska Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
D. Titchener311337.71154
Team311337.71154
ATTENDANCE: 84,485