Nebraska Cornhuskers (1-1) at Miami Hurricanes (2-0)
|Date & Time||Saturday September 19, 2015, 3:30 PM (EDT)|
The Line: Miami Hurricanes -4.5 -- Over/Under: 56.5
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The Miami Hurricanes will look to stay undefeated as they host Nebraska this weekend.
The Miami Hurricanes continued their winning ways last weekend against Florida Atlantic 44-20. Quarterback Brad Kaaya was 21/32 for 287 yards and 1 touchdown. Running back Joseph Yearby was the leading rusher with 18 carries for 146 yards and a touchdown. Yearby also added 3 catches for 97 yards and a touchdown. Mark Walton added 42 rushing yards and 3 touchdowns as well. Wide Receiver led the team Herb Waters with 5 catches for 102 yards. Rayshawn Jenkins and Artie Burns played big roles on defense each had an interception. Miami pulled away for FAU in the second half. Miami will need to play two good halves to beat Nebraska this week.
Nebraska bounced back from a hail marry loss to BYU with a big win against South Alabama 48-9. Quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. was 21/30 for 270 yards and 2 touchdowns. Running back Terrell Newby had a big game on the ground with 28 carries for 198 yards and 2 touchdowns. Brandon Reilly, Lane Hovey and Alonzo Moore each recorded 5 receptions for a combined 178 yards and a touchdown. Nate Gerry had an interception as well. Nebraska bounced back and now will have a tough task traveling to Miami.
Nebraska is 7-0 against the spread in their last 7 games on a grass field. The Cornhuskers are 8-1 against the spread in their last 9 road games. The Miami Hurricanes are 11-2 against the spread in their last 13 games following a straight up win of more than 20 points. Miami is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games in September.
The Miami Hurricanes have looked so far this season. This will be the Hurricanes first real test agaisnt a big team in Nebraska. If this game were to be played in Nebraska i would give them a chance but since its in Miami i think the Hurricanes will win this game easily. Take Miami to cover the spread.