(10) Virginia Tech
Hokies
21
Final
41
(6) Nebraska
Cornhuskers
1234T
(10) Virginia Tech (10-2) 777021
(6) Nebraska (11-2) 017141041
  • December 31, 1996
    Pro Player, Miami, Fl
  • Kickoff time: 7:17 pm
  • End of Game: 10:52 pm
  • Total elapsed time: 3:35
  • Temperature: 75 deg
  • Wind: 6
  • Weather: 75% humidity
  • Attendance: 51,212
  • Referee: Dick Honig
  • Umpire: Jim Augustyn
  • Linesman: Ed Peters
  • Line judge: Gary Arthur
  • Back judge: Tom Herbert
  • Field judge: Danny Freund
  • Side judge: T. Anderson

Scoring Summary

First QuarterVTNEB
TD03:14Marcus Parker 19 yd Pass From Jim Druckenmiller (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 8 plays, 72 yds, 4:0670
Second QuarterVTNEB
FG13:25Kris Brown 25 yd Field GoalDrive: 11 plays, 71 yds, 4:4273
TD09:14Scott Frost 5 yd Rush (Kris Brown Kick)Drive: 3 plays, 45 yds, 0:31710
TD03:36Jason Peter 31 yd Fumble Return (Kris Brown Kick)717
TD00:19Shawn Scales 6 yd Pass From Jim Druckenmiller (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 8 plays, 80 yds, 3:171417
Third QuarterVTNEB
TD09:54Damon Benning 33 yd Rush (Kris Brown Kick)Drive: 9 plays, 74 yds, 3:011424
TD04:58Cornelius White 33 yd Pass From Jim Druckenmiller (Shayne Graham Kick)Drive: 12 plays, 80 yds, 4:562124
TD00:20Damon Benning 6 yd Rush (Kris Brown Kick)Drive: 11 plays, 61 yds, 4:382131
Fourth QuarterVTNEB
FG07:52Kris Brown 37 yd Field GoalDrive: 13 plays, 76 yds, 4:432134
TD03:26Scott Frost 22 yd Rush (Kris Brown Kick)Drive: 7 plays, 55 yds, 3:242141

Team Stats

VT NEB
FIRST DOWNS 22 25
  Rushing 11 15
  Passing 11 8
  Penalty 0 2
NET YARDS RUSHING 193 279
  Rushing Attempts 39 49
  Average Per Rush 4.9 5.7
  Rushing Touchdowns 0 4
  Yards Gained Rushing 219 288
  Yards Lost Rushing 26 9
NET YARDS PASSING 214 136
  Completions-Attempts-Int 16-33-0 11-22-0
  Average Per Attempt 6.5 6.2
  Average Per Completion 13.4 12.4
  Passing Touchdowns 3 0
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS 407 415
  Total offense plays 72 71
  Average Gain Per Play 5.7 5.8
Fumbles: Number-Lost 1-1 1-0
Penalties: Number-Yards 5-89 3-16
PUNTS-YARDS 5-171 2-89
  Average Yards Per Punt 34.2 44.5
  Net Yards Per Punt 27.8 34.5
  Inside 20 2 0
  50+ Yards 0 0
  Touchbacks 0 1
  Fair catch 0 0
VT NEB
KICKOFFS-YARDS 4-217 8-487
  Average Yards Per Kickoff 54.3 60.9
  Net Yards Per Kickoff 33.3 36.5
  Touchbacks 0 5
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD -- 4-32-0
  Average Per Return 0.0 8.0
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 3-95-0 4-84-0
  Average Per Return 31.7 21.0
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 0-0-0
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD 0-0-0 1-31-1
Miscellaneous Yards 0 0
Possession Time 31:02 28:58
  1st Quarter 06:31 08:29
  2nd Quarter 12:35 02:25
  3rd Quarter 07:21 07:39
  4th Quarter 04:35 10:25
Third-Down Conversions 9 of 16 11 of 16
Fourth-Down Conversions 0 of 1 1 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances 2-3 4-4
  Touchdowns 2-3 2-4
  Field Goals 0-0 2-2
Sacks By: Number-Yards 0-0 3-24
PAT Kicks 3-3 5-5
Field Goals 0-0 2-2

Individual Stats

Virginia Tech Rushing
Ken Oxendine 2015001500397.5
Marcus Parker 822022072.8
Jim Druckenmiller 94426180162.0
Shyrone Stith 2303021.5
Total39219261930394.9
Nebraska Rushing
Damon Benning 15961952336.3
Scott Frost 9631622226.9
Ahman Green 7520520227.4
J. Simms8491480116.0
Joel Makovicka 413112053.0
Matt Turman 2808074.0
Brian Schuster 4752040.5
Total4928892794335.7
Virginia Tech Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Jim Druckenmiller 16-33-02143413
Total16-33-02143413
Nebraska Passing
Cmp-Att-Int
Scott Frost 11-22-01360230
Total11-22-01360230
Virginia Tech Receiving
Bryan Jennings 458020
Ken Oxendine 360041
Marcus Parker 328119
Cornelius White 238133
Michael Stuewe 223014
Shawn Scales 2716
Total16214341
Nebraska Receiving
Shevin Wiggins 336014
Jeff Lake 227017
Kenny Cheatham 123023
Sheldon Jackson 111011
Vershan Jackson 1909
Lance Brown 123023
Damon Benning 1202
Brendan Holbein 1505
Total11136023
Virginia Tech Punting
Jimmy Kibble 517134.24520
Total517134.24520
Nebraska Punting
Jesse Kosch 28944.54501
Total28944.54501
Virginia Tech All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Shawn Scales 00033514000
Cornelius White 00006060000
Total00039560000
Nebraska All Returns
  Punts Kickoffs Interceptions
Kenny Cheatham 00024323000
Damon Benning 00012323000
Mike Fullman 32526000000
Billy Legate 00011818000
Octavious McFarlin 177000000
Total4322648423000
Virginia Tech All Purpose
Ken Oxendine 15060000210
Cornelius White 038600098
Bryan Jennings 05800058
Marcus Parker 222800050
Shawn Scales 07350042
Michael Stuewe 02300023
Jim Druckenmiller 18000018
Shyrone Stith 300003
Total1932149500502
Nebraska All Purpose
Damon Benning 9522300120
Kenny Cheatham 023430066
Scott Frost 62000062
Ahman Green 52000052
J. Simms48000048
Shevin Wiggins 03600036
Jeff Lake 02700027
Mike Fullman 00025025
Lance Brown 02300023
Billy Legate 00180018
Joel Makovicka 12000012
Sheldon Jackson 01100011
Vershan Jackson 090009
Matt Turman 800008
Octavious McFarlin 000707
Brendan Holbein 050005
Brian Schuster 200002
Total27913684320531
Virginia Tech Field Goal Attempts
None
Nebraska Field Goal Attempts
Kris Brown 213:2525Good
Kris Brown 407:5237Good
Virginia Tech Kickoffs
Jimmy Kibble 42170054.3
Total42170054.3
Nebraska Kickoffs
Kris Brown 84875060.9
Total84875060.9
Virginia Tech Fumbles
Jim Druckenmiller 11
Nebraska Fumbles
Ahman Green 10

Drive Summary

Virginia Tech Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1VT2011:53PUNTNEB4209:28PUNT6-382:25
1VT2807:20PUNTNEB0003:14TD8-724:06
2VT2013:25KOVT3109:45PUNT8-113:40
2VT2009:14KOVT3103:36FUMB10-115:38
2VT2003:36KONEB0000:19TD8-803:17
3VT1915:00KONEB4312:55PUNT4-382:05
3VT2009:54KONEB0004:58TD12-804:56
3VT1900:20KOVT4112:35PUNT8-222:45
4VT2007:52KOVT2206:50PUNT3-21:02
4NEB2503:12KONEB0602:18DOWNS5-190:54
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession06:3112:3507:2104:3519:0611:5631:02
Third Down Conversions1/23/54/51/44/75/99/16
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/00/00/10/00/10/1
Nebraska Drive Summary
Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed
Qtr Spot Obtained Spot How Lost Pl-Yds
1NEB2515:00KOVT4511:53PUNT6-303:07
1NEB1509:28PUNTNEB2907:20PUNT6-142:08
1NEB2103:07KOVT0813:25FG11-714:42
2VT4509:45PUNTVT0009:14TD3-450:31
2VT3103:36FUMBVT3103:36TD0-00:00
2NEB4200:19KONEB4400:00HALF2-20:19
3NEB2612:55PUNTVT0009:54TD9-743:01
3NEB3904:58KOVT0000:20TD11-614:38
4NEB0512:35PUNTVT1907:52FG13-764:43
4NEB4506:50PUNTVT0003:26TD7-553:24
4NEB0702:18DOWNSNEB2400:00HALF5-172:18
Quarter Half Total
1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd  
Time of possession08:2902:2507:3910:2510:5418:0428:58
Third Down Conversions2/42/33/44/54/77/911/16
Fourth Down Conversions0/00/01/10/00/01/11/1

Defense

Virginia Tech Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Torrian Gray 7512--------
Kerwin Hairston 5160.5/0-------
Pierson Prioleau 4261.0/5-------
Myron Newsome 426--------
Antonio Banks 325--------
Loren Johnson 4-4-----1--
Tony Morrison 2240.5/1-------
Cornell Brown 2240.5/0----1--
Waverly Jackson 314--------
Jamel Smith 3-3--------
Brandon Semones 3-31.0/1-------
John Engelberger 2-21.0/1-------
Carl Bradley 1120.5/1-------
Keion Carpenter 1-1--------
Danny Wheel 1-1--------
Michael Stuewe 1-1--------
Michael Hawkes 1-1--------
Korey Irby 1-1--------
Jimmy Kibble -11--------
Shaine Miles 1-1--------
Cody Whipple -11--------
Total4920695.0/9---2
Nebraska Defense
Solo Ast Total TFL/Yds Sack/Yds FF FR-Yds Int-Yds BrUp Blkd QBH
Mike Minter 6511-----1--
Octavious McFarlin 3691.5/151.5/15------
Jamel Williams 358--------
Jeff Ogard 415--------
Eric Stokes 224--------
Grant Wistrom 3141.0/41.0/4------
Jon Hesse 123--------
Jay Foreman 213--------
Jason Peter 1120.5/50.5/5-1-31----
Michael Booker 2-2--------
Mike Rucker 2-21.0/2-1-----
Ralph Brown II 1-1--------
Mike Fullman 1-1-----1--
Eric Warfield -11--------
Scott Saltsman -11--------
Joel Makovicka 1-1--------
Chad Kelsay 1-11.0/1-------
Jason Wiltz -11--------
Eric Johnson -11--------
Jared Tomich -11--------
Brian Schuster -11--------
Ryan Terwilliger 1-1--------
Tony Ortiz 1-1--------
Total3530655.0/273.0/2411-31-2

Play-By-Play

1st Quarter
Virginia Tech wins toss and defers.
Nebraska to receive, VT defending the west end.
VT ball on VT35.
Kibble,J. kickoff 63 yards to the NEB2, Cheatham,K. return 23 yards to the NEB25 (Miles,S.).
NEBRASKA drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at NEB25Frost,S. pass complete to Holbein,B. for 5 yards to the NEB30 (Banks,A.).
2 and 5 at NEB30Benning,D. rush over right guard for 4 yards to the NEB34 (Jackson,W.).
3 and 1 at NEB34Benning,D. rush over right end for 14 yards to the NEB48, 1ST DOWN NEB (Morrison,T.).
1 and 10 at NEB48Benning,D. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT47 (Hairston,K.).
2 and 5 at VT47Frost,S. pass incomplete to Lake,J..
3 and 5 at VT47Frost,S. pass complete to Benning,D. for 2 yards to the VT45 (Gray,T.).
4 and 3 at VT45Kosch,J. punt 45 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 30 yards, TOP 3:07
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 11:53.
1 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S..
2 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J sacked for loss of 4 yards to the VT16 (Wistrom,G.).
3 and 14 at VT16Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Oxendine,K. for 41 yards to the NEB43, 1ST DOWN VT (Booker,M.).
1 and 10 at NEB43Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 1 yard to the NEB42 (Ogard,J.).
2 and 9 at NEB42Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C..
3 and 9 at NEB42Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Parker,M..
4 and 9 at NEB42Kibble,J. punt 29 yards to the NEB13, Fullman,M. return 2 yards to the NEB15 (Smith,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 38 yards, TOP 2:25
NEBRASKA drive start at 09:28.
1 and 10 at NEB15Benning,D. rush over right tackle for 2 yards to the NEB17 (Newsome,M.).
2 and 8 at NEB17Frost,S. pass incomplete to Wiggins,S., dropped pass.
3 and 8 at NEB17Frost,S. pass complete to Wiggins,S. for 13 yards to the NEB30, 1ST DOWN NEB (Hairston,K.).
1 and 10 at NEB30Benning,D. rush left for loss of 1 yard to the NEB29 (Engelberger,J.).
2 and 11 at NEB29Frost,S. pass incomplete to Wiggins,S. (Johnson,L.).
3 and 11 at NEB29Frost,S. pass incomplete to Benning,D. (Brown,C.).
4 and 11 at NEB29Kosch,J. punt 44 yards to the VT27, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 6 plays, 14 yards, TOP 2:08
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 07:20.
VT ball on VT28.
1 and 10 at VT28Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 8 yards to the VT36 (Minter,M.;Williams,J.).
2 and 2 at VT36Oxendine,K. rush over right tackle for 4 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN VT (Peter,J.).
1 and 10 at VT40Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT43 (Wistrom,G.).
2 and 7 at VT43Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Jennings,B. for 9 yards to the NEB48, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams,J.;Hesse,J.).
1 and 10 at NEB48Druckenmiller,J rush over right tackle for 8 yards to the NEB40 (Terwilliger,R.).
2 and 2 at NEB40Druckenmiller,J rush over left tackle for 4 yards to the NEB36, Oxendine,K. for 16 yards to the NEB20, 1ST DOWN VT (Minter,M.;Williams,J.).
1 and 10 at NEB20Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 1 yard to the NEB19 (Minter,M.).
2 and 9 at NEB19Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Parker,M. for 19 yards to the NEB0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:14.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Kibble,J. kickoff 64 yards to the NEB1, Cheatham,K. return 20 yards to the NEB21 (Stuewe,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 72 yards, TOP 4:06
NEBRASKA drive start at 03:07.
1 and 10 at NEB21Makovicka,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the NEB25 (Newsome,M.).
2 and 6 at NEB25Benning,D. rush left for 3 yards to the NEB28 (Newsome,M.;Prioleau,P.).
3 and 3 at NEB28Simms,J. rush over right end for 4 yards to the NEB32, 1ST DOWN NEB (Johnson,L.), PENALTY VT face mask 15 yards to the NEB47, 1ST DOWN NEB.
1st and 10.
1 and 10 at NEB47Frost,S. pass incomplete to Cheatham,K..
2 and 10 at NEB47Simms,J. rush up middle for 8 yards to the VT45 (Gray,T.).
3 and 2 at VT45Simms,J. rush over left tackle for 7 yards to the VT38, 1ST DOWN NEB (Gray,T.).
1 and 10 at VT38Frost,S. pass complete to Brown,L. for 23 yards to the VT15, 1ST DOWN NEB.
1 and 10 at VT15Makovicka,J. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT11 (Engelberger,J.).
1st Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech706:3123051-20-08-413-6-0-691-15
Nebraska008:2932162-40-011-544-9-0-430-0
2nd Quarter
Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 6 at VT11Schuster,B. rush for loss of 5 yards to the VT16 (Prioleau,P.).
3 and 11 at VT16Simms,J. rush up middle for 8 yards to the VT8 (Semones,B.).
4 and 3 at VT08Brown,K. field goal attempt from 25 GOOD, clock 13:25.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 71 yards, TOP 4:42
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 13:25.
1 and 10 at VT20PENALTY NEB offside defense 5 yards to the VT25.
1 and 5 at VT25Stith,S. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT27 (Rucker,M.).
2 and 3 at VT27Parker,M. rush up middle for 4 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN VT (McFarlin,O.;Minter,M.).
1 and 10 at VT31Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S., dropped pass.
2 and 10 at VT31Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Parker,M. for 1 yard to the VT32 (Minter,M.).
3 and 9 at VT32Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Stuewe,M. for 9 yards to the VT41, 1ST DOWN VT, out-of-bounds (Fullman,M.).
1 and 10 at VT41Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Oxendine,K. for loss of 1 yard to the VT40 (Kelsay,C.).
2 and 11 at VT40Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Stuewe,M..
3 and 11 at VT40Druckenmiller,J sacked for loss of 9 yards to the VT31 (Peter,J.;McFarlin,O.).
4 and 20 at VT31Kibble,J. punt 40 yards to the NEB29, Fullman,M. return 26 yards to the VT45 (Hawkes,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 11 yards, TOP 3:40
NEBRASKA drive start at 09:45.
1 and 10 at VT45Green,A. rush over left tackle for 17 yards to the VT28, 1ST DOWN NEB (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at VT28Frost,S. pass complete to Cheatham,K. for 23 yards to the VT5, 1ST DOWN NEB, out-of-bounds.
1 and Goal at VT05Frost,S. rush over left tackle for 5 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:14.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
1 and Goal at NEB35PENALTY VT personal foul 15 yards to the 50 yardline.
Brown,K. kickoff 50 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 45 yards, TOP 0:31
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:14.
1 and 10 at VT20Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 9 yards to the VT29 (Minter,M.).
2 and 1 at VT29Parker,M. rush over right tackle for 7 yards to the VT36, 1ST DOWN VT (Foreman,J.).
1 and 10 at VT36Oxendine,K. rush over left tackle for 4 yards to the VT40 (Saltsman,S.;Wiltz,J.).
2 and 6 at VT40Oxendine,K. rush over right tackle for 9 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams,J.).
1 and 10 at VT49Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 4 yards to the NEB47 (Foreman,J.;Williams,J.).
2 and 6 at NEB47Parker,M. rush over left tackle for no gain to the NEB47 (Ogard,J.).
3 and 6 at NEB47Druckenmiller,J rush for 7 yards to the NEB40, 1ST DOWN VT (Stokes,E.).
1 and 10 at NEB40Oxendine,K. rush left for 1 yard to the NEB39 (McFarlin,O.;Stokes,E.).
2 and 9 at NEB39Druckenmiller,J sacked for loss of 11 yards to the 50 yardline (McFarlin,O.).
3 and 20 at VT50Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Oxendine,K. for 24 yards to the NEB26, PENALTY VT holding 17 yards to the VT33, NO PLAY.
3 and 37 at VT33Druckenmiller,J rush for loss of 2 yards to the VT31, fumble forced by Rucker,M., fumble by Druckenmiller,J recovered by NEB Peter,J. at VT31, Peter,J. for 31 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:36.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
DRIVE SUMMARY: 10 plays, 11 yards, TOP 5:38
Brown,K. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:36.
1 and 10 at VT20Oxendine,K. rush over left tackle for no gain to the VT20 (Minter,M.).
2 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Jennings,B. for 20 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN VT (Williams,J.).
1 and 10 at VT40Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 39 yards to the NEB21, 1ST DOWN VT (Stokes,E.).
1 and 10 at NEB21PENALTY NEB offside defense 5 yards to the NEB16.
1 and 5 at NEB16Parker,M. rush up middle for 1 yard to the NEB15 (Wistrom,G.).
2 and 4 at NEB15Oxendine,K. rush left for 2 yards to the NEB13 (Williams,J.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 00:57.
3 and 2 at NEB13Parker,M. rush up middle for 2 yards to the NEB11, 1ST DOWN VT (Ogard,J.).
1 and 10 at NEB11Druckenmiller,J pass complete to White,C. for 5 yards to the NEB6 (Brown II,R.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 00:25.
2 and 5 at NEB06Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Scales,S. for 6 yards to the NEB0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:19.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Kibble,J. kickoff 41 yards to the NEB24, Legate,B. return 18 yards to the NEB42 (Irby,K.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 80 yards, TOP 3:17
NEBRASKA drive start at 00:19.
1 and 10 at NEB42Frost,S. pass incomplete to Brown,L..
2 and 10 at NEB42Green,A. rush up middle for 2 yards to the NEB44 (Brown,C.).
End of half, clock 00:00.
2nd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech712:3563093-50-018-696-8-0-402-32
Nebraska1702:2511022-30-05-271-2-0-232-10
3rd Quarter
Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, NEB ball on NEB35.
Brown,K. kickoff 60 yards to the VT5, Scales,S. return 14 yards to the VT19 (Ogard,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 2 plays, 2 yards, TOP 0:19
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 15:00.
1 and 10 at VT19Oxendine,K. rush up middle for 36 yards to the NEB45, 1ST DOWN VT (Minter,M.).
1 and 10 at NEB45Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Scales,S. for 1 yard to the NEB44 (Booker,M.).
2 and 9 at NEB44Stith,S. rush over left guard for 1 yard to the NEB43 (Ogard,J.;McFarlin,O.).
3 and 8 at NEB43Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C..
4 and 8 at NEB43Kibble,J. punt 17 yards to the NEB26, out-of-bounds.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 4 plays, 38 yards, TOP 2:05
NEBRASKA drive start at 12:55.
1 and 10 at NEB26Benning,D. rush up middle for 5 yards to the NEB31 (Gray,T.;Banks,A.).
2 and 5 at NEB31Frost,S. pass complete to Lake,J. for 10 yards to the NEB41, 1ST DOWN NEB, out-of-bounds (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at NEB41Benning,D. rush up middle for 4 yards to the NEB45 (Brown,C.;Jackson,W.).
2 and 6 at NEB45Frost,S. rush over left end for 10 yards to the VT45, 1ST DOWN NEB (Johnson,L.).
1 and 10 at VT45Frost,S. pass incomplete to Jackson,S..
2 and 10 at VT45Frost,S. pass incomplete to Wieting,S..
3 and 10 at VT45Frost,S. pass complete to Jackson,V. for 9 yards to the VT36 (Prioleau,P.).
Timeout Nebraska, clock 10:20.
4 and 1 at VT36Benning,D. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN NEB (Banks,A.;Gray,T.).
1 and 10 at VT33Benning,D. rush up middle for 33 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN NEB, TOUCHDOWN, clock 09:54.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 9 plays, 74 yards, TOP 3:01
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 09:54.
1 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Parker,M. for 8 yards to the VT28 (McFarlin,O.;Schuster,B.).
2 and 2 at VT28Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C., dropped pass.
3 and 2 at VT28Parker,M. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT31, 1ST DOWN VT (McFarlin,O.;Warfield,E.).
1 and 10 at VT31Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to White,C..
2 and 10 at VT31Oxendine,K. rush over left guard for 4 yards to the VT35 (Tomich,J.;Williams,J.).
3 and 6 at VT35Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Jennings,B. for 10 yards to the VT45, 1ST DOWN VT (Minter,M.).
1 and 10 at VT45Oxendine,K. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the VT46 (Minter,M.;Hesse,J.).
2 and 9 at VT46Oxendine,K. rush over right tackle for 2 yards to the VT48 (Hesse,J.).
3 and 7 at VT48Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Jennings,B. for 19 yards to the NEB33, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at NEB33Oxendine,K. rush over left tackle for no gain to the NEB33 (Wistrom,G.;Minter,M.).
2 and 10 at NEB33Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Oxendine,K., dropped pass.
3 and 10 at NEB33Druckenmiller,J pass complete to White,C. for 33 yards to the NEB0, 1ST DOWN VT, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:58.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Graham,S. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Kibble,J. kickoff 49 yards to the NEB16, Benning,D. return 23 yards to the NEB39 (Whipple,C.;Kibble,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 12 plays, 80 yards, TOP 4:56
NEBRASKA drive start at 04:58.
1 and 10 at NEB39Benning,D. rush over right guard for 5 yards to the NEB44 (Gray,T.).
2 and 5 at NEB44Frost,S. rush for 4 yards to the NEB48 (Wheel,D.).
3 and 1 at NEB48Benning,D. rush up middle for 3 yards to the VT49, 1ST DOWN NEB (Hairston,K.).
1 and 10 at VT49Frost,S. pass incomplete to Wieting,S..
2 and 10 at VT49Benning,D. rush right for 7 yards to the VT42, out-of-bounds (Prioleau,P.;Gray,T.).
3 and 3 at VT42Frost,S. pass complete to Wiggins,S. for 9 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN NEB.
1 and 10 at VT33Frost,S. rush for 4 yards to the VT29 (Semones,B.).
2 and 6 at VT29Makovicka,J. rush up middle for 5 yards to the VT24 (Bradley,C.).
3 and 1 at VT24Frost,S. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT23, 1ST DOWN NEB (Hairston,K.).
Cornell Brown (VT) injured on the play.
1 and 10 at VT23Benning,D. pass incomplete to Brown,L., PENALTY VT pass interference 15 yards to the VT8, 1ST DOWN NEB, NO PLAY.
1 and Goal at VT08Benning,D. rush right for 2 yards to the VT6 (Morrison,T.;Gray,T.).
2 and Goal at VT06Benning,D. rush up middle for 6 yards to the VT0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 00:20.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kickoff 60 yards to the VT5, Scales,S. return 14 yards to the VT19 (Makovicka,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 11 plays, 61 yards, TOP 4:38
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 00:20.
1 and 10 at VT19Oxendine,K. rush over left guard for 1 yard to the VT20 (Foreman,J.).
3rd Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech707:2123054-50-08-485-9-0-711-15
Nebraska1407:3952183-41-114-923-6-0-280-0
4th Quarter
Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
2 and 9 at VT20Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Oxendine,K. for 20 yards to the VT40, 1ST DOWN VT (Stokes,E.;Johnson,E.).
1 and 10 at VT40Parker,M. rush for 3 yards to the VT43 (McFarlin,O.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 14:04.
Light rain starts during timeout.
2 and 7 at VT43Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Jennings,B..
3 and 7 at VT43Druckenmiller,J rush for 16 yards to the NEB41, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at NEB41Druckenmiller,J rush for 9 yards to the NEB32.
2 and 1 at NEB32Oxendine,K. rush for loss of 15 yards to the NEB47, out-of-bounds (Stokes,E.), PENALTY VT holding 27 yards to the VT41, NO PLAY.
2 and 28 at VT41Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Jennings,B., dropped pass.
3 and 28 at VT41Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S..
4 and 28 at VT41Kibble,J. punt 45 yards to the NEB14, Fullman,M. return -3 yards to the NEB11 (Smith,J.), PENALTY NEB illegal block 6 yards to the NEB5, 1st and 10, NEB ball on NEB5.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 8 plays, 22 yards, TOP 2:45
NEBRASKA drive start at 12:35.
1 and 10 at NEB05Frost,S. pass incomplete to Jackson,S..
2 and 10 at NEB05Schuster,B. rush up middle for 4 yards to the NEB9 (Newsome,M.).
3 and 6 at NEB09Frost,S. pass complete to Wiggins,S. for 14 yards to the NEB23, 1ST DOWN NEB (Carpenter,K.).
1 and 10 at NEB23Frost,S. rush option right for 9 yards to the NEB32 (Gray,T.).
2 and 1 at NEB32Schuster,B. rush for 3 yards to the NEB35, 1ST DOWN NEB (Morrison,T.).
1 and 10 at NEB35Simms,J. rush over left guard for 5 yards to the NEB40 (Banks,A.).
2 and 5 at NEB40Simms,J. rush right for 6 yards to the NEB46, 1ST DOWN NEB (Newsome,M.).
Timeout Virginia Tech, clock 10:11.
1 and 10 at NEB46Simms,J. rush up middle for 11 yards to the VT43, 1ST DOWN NEB (Prioleau,P.).
1 and 10 at VT43Frost,S. pass complete to Lake,J. for 17 yards to the VT26, 1ST DOWN NEB.
1 and 10 at VT26Simms,J. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT27 (Morrison,T.;Hairston,K.).
2 and 11 at VT27Frost,S. rush over right end for 8 yards to the VT19 (Prioleau,P.).
3 and 3 at VT19Frost,S. pass incomplete to Jackson,V..
4 and 3 at VT19Brown,K. field goal attempt from 37 GOOD, clock 07:52.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kickoff 65 yards to the VT0, touchback.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 13 plays, 76 yards, TOP 4:43
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 07:52.
1 and 10 at VT20Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S. (Minter,M.).
Al Clark enters the game at QB after injury to Druckenmiller.
Clark,A. at QB for Virginia Tech.
2 and 10 at VT20Parker,M. rush up middle for 2 yards to the VT22 (McFarlin,O.).
Druckenmiller,J at QB for Virginia Tech.
3 and 8 at VT22Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Parker,M..
4 and 8 at VT22Kibble,J. punt 40 yards to the NEB38, McFarlin,O. return 7 yards to the NEB45 (Smith,J.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 1:02
NEBRASKA drive start at 06:50.
1 and 10 at NEB45Green,A. rush over left guard for 22 yards to the VT33, 1ST DOWN NEB (Banks,A.).
1 and 10 at VT33Green,A. rush up middle for 1 yard to the VT32 (Jackson,W.).
2 and 9 at VT32Green,A. rush over right guard for 1 yard to the VT31, fumble by Green,A. recovered by NEB Jackson,V. at VT31.
3 and 8 at VT31Frost,S. pass complete to Jackson,S. for 11 yards to the VT20, 1ST DOWN NEB (Newsome,M.;Gray,T.).
1 and 10 at VT20Frost,S. rush for loss of 1 yard to the VT21, out-of-bounds (Semones,B.).
2 and 11 at VT21Makovicka,J. rush up middle for loss of 1 yard to the VT22 (Bradley,C.;Brown,C.).
3 and 12 at VT22Frost,S. rush for 22 yards to the VT0, 1ST DOWN NEB, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:26.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kick attempt good.
Virginia Tech: - Nebraska:
Brown,K. kickoff 57 yards to the VT8, Scales,S. return 7 yards to the VT15, White,C. for 60 yards to the NEB25 (Ortiz,T.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 7 plays, 55 yards, TOP 3:24
VIRGINIA TECH drive start at 03:12, VT ball on NEB25.
1 and 10 at NEB25Druckenmiller,J pass complete to Stuewe,M. for 14 yards to the NEB11, 1ST DOWN VT.
1 and 10 at NEB11Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Oxendine,K..
2 and 10 at NEB11Oxendine,K. rush over left tackle for 5 yards to the NEB6.
3 and 5 at NEB06Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Scales,S..
4 and 5 at NEB06Druckenmiller,J pass incomplete to Gildersleeve,M. (Fullman,M.).
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 19 yards, TOP 0:54
NEBRASKA drive start at 02:18.
NEB ball on NEB7.
1 and 10 at NEB07Green,A. rush for 6 yards to the NEB13 (Gray,T.).
2 and 4 at NEB13Green,A. rush for 3 yards to the NEB16 (Hairston,K.).
3 and 1 at NEB16Turman,M. rush for 1 yard to the NEB17, 1ST DOWN NEB (Jackson,W.).
1 and 10 at NEB17Schuster,B. rush for no gain to the NEB17 (Brown,C.).
2 and 10 at NEB17Turman,M. rush for 7 yards to the NEB24 (Gray,T.).
End of game, clock 00:00.
DRIVE SUMMARY: 5 plays, 17 yards, TOP 2:18
4th Quarter Stats
Time1st DownsConversions
Quarter SummaryScorePossRPXT3rd4thRushingPassingPenalties
Virginia Tech004:3512031-40-15-352-10-0-341-27
Nebraska1010:2563094-50-019-1063-5-0-421-6

Participation

Virginia Tech - Starters
PosNo.Offense
FL22Shawn Scales
SE4Cornelius White
C61Billy Conaty
RG64Gennaro DiNapoli
LT71Jay Hagood
LG75Todd Washington
RT76T.J. Washington
FB34Marcus Parker
TB28Ken Oxendine
QB16Jim Druckenmiller
TE81Bryan Jennings
PosNo.Defense
FS14Torrian Gray
DT93Kerwin Hairston
ROV20Pierson Prioleau
LB55Myron Newsome
FC9Antonio Banks
LC12Loren Johnson
DT98Waverly Jackson
LB8Tony Morrison
DE58Cornell Brown
LB21Brandon Semones
DE87John Engelberger

Virginia Tech: 46-Jamel Smith , 77-Carl Bradley , 1-Keion Carpenter , 90-Danny Wheel , 31-Michael Stuewe , 43-Michael Hawkes , 40-Shaine Miles , 26-Korey Irby , 11-Cody Whipple , 95-Jimmy Kibble , 25-Shane Beamer , 27-Aaron Layne , 30-Anthony Midget , 5-Al Clark , 38-Shyrone Stith , 42-Cullen Hawkins , 44-Shelly Ellison , 49-Steve Tate , 52-William Flowers , 17-Shayne Graham , 68-Chris Andreadis , 72-Tim Wade , 74-Derek Smith , 15-Marcus Gildersleeve , 86-Pedro Edison , 91-Caleb Hurd , 23-Jomo Nelson .

Nebraska - Starters
PosNo.Offense
PosNo.Defense

Nebraska: 10-Mike Minter , 4-Octavious McFarlin , 28-Jamel Williams , 97-Jeff Ogard , 98-Grant Wistrom , 16-Eric Stokes , 56-Jay Foreman , 44-Jon Hesse , 84-Mike Rucker , 20-Michael Booker , 55-Jason Peter , 37-Tony Ortiz , 12-Mike Fullman , 22-Ralph Brown II , 91-Ryan Terwilliger , 45-Joel Makovicka , 57-Chad Kelsay , 25-Brian Schuster , 1-Eric Johnson , 99-Jason Wiltz , 93-Jared Tomich , 74-Scott Saltsman , 3-Eric Warfield , 5-Brendan Holbein , 21-Damon Benning , 35-Kris Brown , 40-Billy Legate , 11-Matt Turman , 34-Vershan Jackson , 6-Kenny Cheatham , 19-Jesse Kosch , 88-Sheldon Jackson , 31-J. Simms, 30-Ahman Green , 7-Scott Frost , 14-Lance Brown , 89-Jeff Lake , 29-Shevin Wiggins .