Florida Atlantic Owls
at Nebraska Cornhuskers

Final

7

Florida Atlantic
Owls

55

Nebraska
Cornhuskers

Final

1 2 3 4 T
Fla. Atlantic 7 0 0 0 7
Nebraska 14 17 17 7 55

Recap Florida Atlantic at Nebraska

Lincoln, NE (SportsNetwork.com) - Tommy Armstrong had two touchdown passes and ran in one more as No. 22 Nebraska rolled to a 55-7 win over Florida Atlantic on Saturday to open the season.

Armstrong was 15-of-30 passing for 271 yards and added seven runs for 62 yards for the Cornhuskers (1-0), who went 9-4 last season and beat Georgia in the Gator Bowl.

Ameer Abdullah finished the game with 227 yards on 21 carries and a score, while Terrell Newby added 16 carries for 107 yards and two touchdowns in the win.

Jaquez Johnson was 6-for-12 for 61 yards and a score for the Owls (0-1), who won four in a row to end last season with a mark of 6-6.