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Nebraska Beats Iowa 13-7, Will Play In Big Ten Title Game

Rex Burkhead scored the go-ahead touchdown in his return from a knee injury and No. 17 Nebraska beat Iowa 13-7 on Friday to secure a spot in the Big Ten title game.


Taylor Martinez is the key to Nebraska's 2012 season. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Big Ten Preview: Nebraska Cornhuskers

Martinez is supposedly a better passer and the defense is supposedly more disciplined. We’ll find out shortly if that is true. If it is, Nebraska might very well end up in the Rose Bowl.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2012

Quarterback Taylor Martinez #3 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers throws downfield against the Michigan State Spartans defense during their game at Memorial Stadium October 29, 2011 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nebraska defeated Michigan State 24-3. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

No. 13 Nebraska Beats No. 9 Spartans 24-3

Rex Burkhead scored three touchdowns and ran for 130 yards on 35 carries, and No. 13 Nebraska defeated ninth-ranked Michigan State 24-3 Saturday to take control of the Big Ten Legends Division.