Tommy Armstrong got Nebraska on the board with a 22-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Westerkamp.
Oregon brought the blitz with Nebraska facing a third-and-6. But Armstrong found Westerkamp on a quick pass, and the Husker receiver took it the rest of the way for the score.
The extra point made it 8-7 Oregon near the end of the first quarter.
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