Alex Fontenot's Ground Attack Not Enough for Nebraska Against Colorado, 31-34

Tue, Sep 10, 2019 | Consuelo Machina

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2019-09-07 -- The visiting Nebraska loses to the home town Colorado 31 to 34.

Led by Adrian Martinez from behind the center, Nebraska scored 31 points on the road. Nebraska quarterback, Adrian Martinez, threw for 2 touchdowns on 26 pass attempts with 16 competitions for 290 yards, and 1 interception. Maurice Washington caught for 118 yards on 4 receptions with 1 touchdown. Maurice Washington rushed on 15 attempts against Colorado with a total of 77 yards and 0 running touchdowns. Nebraska ran for 179 yards on 46 attempts. Nebraska went 5 for 15 on converting third downs.

With Alex Fontenot from the backfield, Colorado scored 34 points at home. Steven Montez threw for 375 yards on 41 attempts for 28 competitions; in the game, the quarterback tossed for 2 touchdowns and 1 interception. K.D. Nixon caught for 1 touchdown against Nebraska with 6 receptions for 148 yards. Alex Fontenot ran for 0 touchdowns against Nebraska with 10 rush attempts for 42 yards. Colorado ran for a total of 89 yards as a team against Nebraska with 37 rush attempts. Colorado had 2 turnovers with 1 fumbles lost and 1 interception.

Posted at Tue, September 10, 2019 06:06:03 MST