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Nebraska caps losing season with win vs. UCLA in Foster Farms Bowl

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Tommy Armstrong Jr. threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score to help Nebraska cap a losing season by beating UCLA 37-29 in the Foster Farms Bowl on Saturday night.The Cornhuskers (6-7) scored 30 straight points after falling behind 21-7 early to overpower the Bruins (8-5) and provide a happy ending to coach Mike Riley's first season.Stanley Morgan Jr...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska caps losing season with 37-29 bowl win over UCLA

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Tommy Armstrong Jr. threw a touchdown pass and ran for another score to help Nebraska cap a losing season by beating UCLA 37-29 in the Foster Farms Bowl on Saturday night. The Cornhuskers (6-7) scored 30 straight points after falling behind 21-7 early to overpower the Bruins (8-5) and provide a happy ending to coach Mike Riley's first season. Stanley...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Foster Farms Bowl Matchup

Nebraska (5-7, Big Ten) vs UCLA (8-4, Pac-12), Dec. 26, 9:15 p.m. EST. LOCATION: Santa Clara, Calif. TOP PLAYERS Nebraska: QB Tommy Armstrong Jr. threw for 2,856 yards and 21 touchdowns but was intercepted 16 times. UCLA: RB Paul Perkins rushed for 1,575 yards, averaging 6.3 yards per carry. He scored nine touchdowns. He was the fourth-leading rusher in the Pac-12. NOTABLE...
Via AP on Fox
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 3 Hawkeyes go to 12-0 with 28-20 victory over Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Jordan Canzeri broke long touchdown runs on back-to-back series in the third quarter, and No. 3 Iowa completed its first perfect regular season in 93 years with a 28-20 victory over Nebraska on Friday. The Hawkeyes (12-0, 8-0, No. 4 CFP) were far from dominant but good enough against the sloppy Cornhuskers (5-7, 3-5) on a raw afternoon. As one of two remaining...
Via AP on Fox
November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

No charges coming in Nebraska rape investigation

After authorities investigated a claim that a rape occurred at the home of two Nebraska football players, the county attorney’s office has announced that there will be no charges filed in connection with the accusation. The news comes from Journal Star News’ Nichole Manna. #BREAKING: All reports forwarded to county attorney's office. No arrest will be made in this #LNK #huskers...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Woman reports rape at home of Huskers' Armstrong, Westerkamp

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Police said Tuesday they were investigating a report of a sexual assault at the residence of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr.
Via The Denver Post - College Sports
November 17, 2015

What I Know And Don’t Know About The Investigation Involving Three Nebraska Football Players

Per the Omaha World Herald, Lincoln police are investigating an alleged rape that occurred at the house of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. and his roommate, wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp. The alleged rape occurred early Sunday, and as of Tuesday no arrests have been made. According to the OWH, when asked about the allegation and [&hellip The post What I Know And Don’t...
Via No Coast Bias
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Police investigating reported rape at Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong Jr.’s home

There is some unfortunate news to pass along Tuesday afternoon, following reports of an alleged rape at the home of Nebraska Cornhuskers star quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. Police are investigating the allegatations, via ESPN.com. According to the incident report from a 20-year-old-woman, Armstrong was interviewed along with wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp and another teammate...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska Releases Statement About Allegations Of Rape At Home Of 2 Huskers Football Stars

Police in Lincoln are investigating an allegation of rape at the home of two Nebraska football stars—quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. and wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp—early Sunday morning after the team’s win at Rutgers. According to the Lincoln Journal-Star, the alleged assault occurred between 2:15 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. at the players’ house, and no arrests have been made...
Via College Spun
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Woman reports rape at home of Huskers' Armstrong, Westerkamp

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Lincoln police are investigating a report of a sexual assault at the residence of Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. and receiver Jordan Westerkamp. Police spokeswoman Katie Flood said Tuesday a 20-year-old woman went to a Lincoln hospital Sunday afternoon and said she had been raped. The woman told police she knows the suspect, and Flood said that person...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Police investigating rape claim at home of Nebraska players

Police are investigating a report of a rape that allegedly took place at a home that Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong and wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp are listed as residents of. A Lincoln police spokesperson told The World-Herald that a 20-year-old woman arrived at a hospital Sunday afternoon and claimed she was sexually assaulted. The accuser...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Big Ten Grades for Week 11: Michigan and Iowa Escape with Wins

Week 11 of the Big Ten season went pretty much chalk, but we had a couple of big dogs involved in some dog fights. It’s been a fun and fantastic season so far and we still don’t know for sure which two teams will end up playing for all of the marbles in Indy. Here’s how I graded the 12 Big Ten teams that played in Week 11. Maryland — They were able to hang around early,...
Via Know It All Football
November 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Three and out recap, Nebraska

There are many different reasons the Michigan State football team was unable to remain undefeated against Nebraska. But we are going to do what we do every Monday anyways and recap the three keys from last Friday and how those played a part in the disappointing finish. Three reasons why MSU will lose to Nebraska 3. Frankly, the Huskers aren’t that bad Imani Cross isn’t even...
Via isportsweb.com
November 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Nebraska Fan Goes Crazy After Game-Winning TD vs. Michigan State

Nebraska pulled out the biggest upset of the weekend when it toppled unbeaten Michigan State Saturday night, thanks to a controversial play in the final seconds of the game.  With less than a minute to play, Tommy Armstrong Jr. found Brandon Reilly streaking down the sideline for the game-winning 30-yard touchdown. It was reviewed and confirmed. It was crazy. And nothing captures...
Via College Spun
November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 7 Michigan State upset by Nebraska on contentious TD

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Tommy Armstrong drove Nebraska 91 yards in 38 seconds, hitting Brandon Reilly with a 30-yard touchdown pass that survived a video review with 17 seconds left to hand seventh-ranked Michigan State a 39-38 loss that likely will ruin the Spartans' playoff hopes.Armstrong rallied the Cornhuskers from 12 points down in the last 4 minutes. He scored on a short touchdown...
Via AP on Fox
November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska storms back, beats Mich. St. on controversial call

Earlier this year, Michigan State knocked off Michigan on the game’s final play, preserving its undefeated season. Saturday night, the Spartans found out what it’s like to lose a heartbreaker. Nebraska, behind two touchdowns in the game’s final two minutes, defeated Michigan State at home. The Cornhuskers’ final score came on a very controversial play. With 17 seconds to...
Via College Spun
November 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Three and out, Nebraska

The Michigan State football team returns this Saturday after a much needed week off to travel to Lincoln and face a struggling Nebraska team. Here are three reasons why Mike Riley’s Huskers can right the ship after falling to lowly Purdue, and three reasons why the Spartans remain undefeated. Three reasons why MSU will lose to Nebraska 3. Frankly, the Huskers aren’t that bad...
Via isportsweb.com
November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska’s Mike Riley Announces Tommy Armstrong Will Play Saturday Night vs. Michigan State

Nebraska has its quarterback back.  Tommy Armstrong Jr., who missed the Huskers’ game against Purdue with a foot injury, has practiced all week. He’ll play Saturday night against Michigan State.  Mike Riley announced the news after practice tonight.  QB Tommy Armstrong practiced all week and will play vs Michigan State Saturday, Mike Riley said after practice today — Jon...
Via College Spun
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan State Football: Why MSU will beat Nebraska

The Michigan State Spartans look to stay undefeated this week as they take on the Nebraska Cornhuskers Saturday night. The line has the Spartans as a four and a half point favorite. But, the Spartans should not sleep on this game. This is one of the last opportunities for a positive light in Nebraska’s season. The Cornhuskers come into the game with three wins and for the first...
Via isportsweb.com
November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska QB Tommy Armstrong Jr. expected to play vs. MSU

Tommy Armstrong Jr. missed the Nebraska Cornhuskers’ embarrassing 55-45 loss against the Purdue Boilermakers last week. It was a game that made Nebraska fans and coaches scratch their head to say the least. While it was a disgusting and embarrassing performance, the Cornhuskers will have a chance to rebound against the Michigan State Spartans this week. According to a report from...
Via Campus Sports Net
November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Huskers QB Ryker Fyfe to start in place of injured Armstrong

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Nebraska junior quarterback Ryker Fyfe will make the first start of his career at Purdue on Saturday in place of Tommy Armstrong Jr., who has not practiced this week because of an injured right foot. Coach Mike Riley made the announcement after Thursday's practice. Fyfe, a former walk-on from Grand Island, has appeared in nine games over three seasons. He played...
Via AP on Fox
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Nebraska Starting Quarterback Tommy Armstrong Won’t Play vs. Purdue

Nebraska starting quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. will miss Saturday’s game against Purdue.  The Huskers’ redshirt junior is dealing with a foot injury. He was seen earlier this week wearing a walking boot on his right foot.  Ryker Fyfe, a junior, will start for Nebraska.  Riley says Tommy Armstrong is out for Saturday’s game against Purdue. #Huskers — Andrew Ward (@_andrewward...
Via College Spun
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Michigan-Minnesota to be emotional after Kill's retirement

Some things to watch in the Big Ten during Week 9 of the season: GAME OF THE WEEK: Michigan-Minnesota comes three days after Gophers coach Jerry Kill's emotional retirement announcement and two weeks after the Wolverines' last game, that excruciating scoop-and-score loss to Michigan State. Defensive coordinator Tracy Claeys takes over as interim coach at the start of a brutal stretch...
Via AP on Fox
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

REPORT: Nebraska Starting Quarterback Possibly Out With Injury

The Nebraska Cornhuskers haven’t had the stellar season they had hoped for. And last Saturday things seem to getting a bit worse after their starting quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. tweaked a foot injury against Northwestern. According to different reports from practice this week, Armstrong has been seen walking around in a boot. Second string quarterback Ryker Fyfe has been taking...
Via Gamedayr
October 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Armstrong Jr. in walking boot, backup getting first team reps

It looks as though the Nebraska Cornhuskers may be without a key piece of their offense this weekend. Their season has turned out like they would have hoped so far as they are standing at 3-5, but things could have just gotten a lot worse. In a 30-28 loss to Northwestern last Saturday, three-year starting quarterback Tommy Armstrong Jr. tweaked a foot injury. Reports indicate Armstrong...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 28, 2015  |  Discuss
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