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3-0, 1st in Pac 12 - South
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Frost: Play of QB Martinez injury sent for review

Cornhuskers coach Scott Frost said the play involving Nebraska quarterback Adrian Martinez's leg injury has been sent to the Big Ten and Pac-12. "We have an angle that doesn't look very good," he said.


Campus Conversation: Week 2 Review, Bad Injuries, Superlatives

Matt Schick, Peter Burns & Heather Dinich discuss their biggest takeaways from Week 2 (10:05), their superlatives for the week (12:59), jump to conclusions about the season (24:10) and more. Plus, "Talk Nerdy To Me" on the Playoff predictor (38:52), Walk-Ons (44:24) & extra points (50:42).

Nebraska's Martinez leaves in fourth quarter with injury (2:09)

Montez's late TD pass ruins Frost debut, gives CU 33-28 win

Steven Montez connected with Laviska Shenault Jr. for a 40-yard touchdown with 1:06 to play and Colorado's defense held at the end, allowing the Buffaloes to beat Nebraska 33-28 on Saturday and spoil Scott Frost's debut as the Cornhuskers' coach.


Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Quite a scene in the aftermath at Memorial Stadium as Colorado scores with 66 seconds to play to take victory from Nebraska, winning 33-28 in the debut of coach Scott Frost with the Huskers. Backup Nebraska QB Andrew Bunch threw twice into the end zone in the final seconds, but the Huskers could not move past the CU 21. Nebraska freshman QB Adrian Martinez left during the second-to-final drive with an apparent right knee injury.

Colorado stops last-second heave to clinch win (0:20)
Colorado takes the lead on Montez's 40-yard TD pass (0:52)
Nebraska Martinez picked off by Colorado (0:40)
Colorado D comes up big with 4th-down stop (0:31)
Montez cuts Colorado deficit with 8-yard TD pass (0:44)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Adrian Martinez continues to impress. Dropped a 57-yard strike perfectly into the hands of JD Spielman for his first career touchdown pass. Martinez is well on his way to one of the greatest debuts by a Nebraska QB. Crazy stuff for the first true freshman ever to start an opener here. Huskers lead Colorado 28-20.

Martinez slings deep TD to extend Nebraska's lead (0:27)
Martinez fakes out Colorado on 3-yard TD (0:15)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Been a long time since Nebraska could say it dominated the line of scrimmage on both sides against a Power 5 foe. But it is happening in the first game under coach Scott Frost. The Huskers lead 21-14 as halftime nears and has outgained Colorado 245 to minus-5 in rushing yardage.

Davis' 8-yard TD runs ties game for Nebraska (0:33)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

A whirlwind first quarter of football in the Scott Frost era at Nebraska. The Huskers piled up 189 yards but turned it over twice and trail Colorado 14-7. This is not your father's Nebraska-Colorado game, that's for sure.

Nebraska's Martinez eludes defender and runs for 41-yard TD (0:50)
Laviska Shenault Jr. drags Nebraska defenders for a TD (0:36)
Colorado's Montez tosses a 3-yard TD (0:13)
Colorado's trickeration for 28-yard gain. (0:25)

Campus Conversation: Taggart's Sour Grapes? Week 2 Fill In The Blank, Steele

Matt Schick, Adam Rittenberg & Jake Trotter discuss Willie Taggart's criticism's of Virginia Tech (2:58) & more before playing Week 2 fill-in-the-blank (6:53). Plus, "Talk Nerdy To Me" tackles the highest impact games of the week (24:47), Phil Steele makes his picks (29:17), Walk-ons (37:40) & Extra Points (45:00).


Colorado rolls to 4th straight win over Colorado State

Steven Montez threw for 338 yards and four touchdowns, including an 89-yard strike to Laviska Shenault Jr. , as Colorado extended its win streak to four straight over Colorado State with a 45-13 rout on Friday night.

Colorado RB side steps defenders for explosive 49-yard TD (0:46)
Colorado WR turns short pass into 89-yard TD (0:46)

Team Stats

Passing Yards289.736th
Rushing Yards204.346th
Points For41.0
Points Against18.335th

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