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Idaho State Bengals vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers: Live Scores, Analysis and Results

LINCOLN, NE - SEPTEMBER 15: Safety Daimion Stafford #3 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers celebrates after a big play during their game against the Arkansas State Red Wolves at Memorial Stadium on September 15, 2012 in Lincoln, Nebraska.  (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)
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Michael LaffertyCorrespondent IISeptember 22, 2012

FINAL -- Nebraska 73, Idaho State 7

Nebraska's Rex Burkhead scored with 11:41 left in the opening quarter and it was peddle to the metal from that point on for the Cornhuskers. Nebraska racked up 569 yards of total offense, 385 of that on the ground, in improving to 3-1 on the season.

Burkhead led the potent Nebraska rushing attack with 119 yards on 8 carries with two touchdowns. 

Idaho State's lone score came midway through the fourth quarter with backup quarterback C.J. Reyes in the game. The Bengals are 1-2 on the season and have now lost 34 straight on the road.

Nebraska enters Big Ten play on Sept. 29 against Wisconsin while Idaho State goes back to FCS and Big Sky play with a game against Sacramento State.

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