Cotton Bowl

#12 Nebraska 19
#8 Texas 3

Jan. 1, 1974 • Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas

1 2 3 4 T
Nebraska 0 3 13 3 19
Texas 3 0 0 0 3

Game story and photo not available yet, but check out a PDF of the World-Herald's post-game coverage after the win.


World-Herald post-game coverage (PDF)

1973 season (9-2-1)

UCLA Sept. 8 Win 40-13
North Carolina State Sept. 22 Win 31-14
Wisconsin Sept. 29 Win 20-16
Minnesota Oct. 6 Win 48-7
Missouri Oct. 13 Loss 13-12
Kansas Oct. 20 Win 10-9
Oklahoma State Oct. 27 Tie 17-17
Colorado Nov. 3 Win 28-16
Iowa State Nov. 10 Win 31-7
Kansas State Nov. 17 Win 50-21
Oklahoma Nov. 23 Loss 27-0
Texas Jan. 1 Win 19-3

Attendance
67,500


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Game stats

Opp NU
Penalties-Yards 4-51
Rush yards 106 240
Rush attempts 37 58
Yards per carry 2.9 4.1
Pass yards 90 91
Comp.-Att.-Int. 7-17-2 7-17-2
Yards/Att. 5.3 5.4
Yards/Comp. 12.9 13.0
Fumbles 3 1

Series history

Nebraska is 4-10 all-time against Texas.

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