Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NEB525
    • 515USC
  • Turnovers

    • NEB1
    • 1USC
  • Possession

    NEBUSC
    25:2334:22
  • 1st Downs

    • NEB28
    • 22USC

Game Information

SDCCU Stadium
  • San Diego, CA
Attendance: 55,789
100%
Capacity: 54,000

USC holds on in wild Holiday win over Huskers

Adoree' Jackson scored on a 98-yard kickoff return and a 71-yard pass from Cody Kessler, and No. 24 Southern California blew most of an 18-point, third-quarter lead before beating Nebraska 45-42 in the Holiday Bowl on Saturday night.

12/28/2014 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
Nebraska17017842
USC101421045
first QuarterNEBUSC
FG
11:05
Drew Brown 34 Yd Field Goal
5 plays, 29 yards, 1:47
30
play
1Q NEB D. Brown 34 yd FG GOOD (0:19)

Drew Brown 34 yd FG GOOD (0:19)

TD
10:54
Adoree' Jackson 98 Yd Kickoff Return (Andre Heidari Kick)
0 plays, 0 yards, 0:11
37
play
1Q USC D. Brown kick for 63 yds,A. Jackson return for 98 yds for a TD, (A. Heidari KICK) (2:01)

Drew Brown kickoff for 63 yds , Adoree' Jackson return for 98 yds for a TD (Andre Heidari KICK) (2:01)

TD
8:23
Kenny Bell 18 Yd pass from Tommy Armstrong Jr. (Drew Brown Kick)
6 plays, 53 yards, 2:31
107
play
1Q NEB T. Armstrong Jr. pass,to K. Bell for 18 yds for a TD, (D. Brown KICK) (1:03)

1Q NEB T. Armstrong Jr. pass,to K. Bell for 18 yds for a TD, (D. Brown KICK) (1:03)

FG
6:05
Andre Heidari 42 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 42 yards, 2:18
1010
play
1Q USC A. Heidari 42 yd FG GOOD (0:29)

Andre Heidari 42 yd FG GOOD (0:29)

TD
1:25
De'Mornay Pierson-El 9 Yd pass from Tommy Armstrong Jr. (Drew Brown Kick)
6 plays, 39 yards, 2:42
1710
play
1Q NEB T. Armstrong Jr. pass,to D. Pierson-El for 9 yds for a TD, (D. Brown KICK) (1:10)

Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to De'Mornay Pierson-El for 9 yds for a TD (Drew Brown KICK) (1:10)

second QuarterNEBUSC
TD
13:11
Nelson Agholor 17 Yd pass from Cody Kessler (Andre Heidari Kick)
10 plays, 75 yards, 3:14
1717
play
2Q USC C. Kessler pass,to N. Agholor for 17 yds for a TD, (A. Heidari KICK) (0:47)

Cody Kessler pass complete to Nelson Agholor for 17 yds for a TD (0:47)

TD
6:39
Javorius Allen 2 Yd Run (Andre Heidari Kick)
12 plays, 80 yards, 3:32
1724
play
2Q USC J. Allen run for 2 yds for a TD, (A. Heidari KICK) (0:47)

Javorius Allen run for 2 yds for a TD (Andre Heidari KICK) (0:47)

third QuarterNEBUSC
TD
12:01
Adoree' Jackson 71 Yd pass from Cody Kessler (Andre Heidari Kick)
1 play, 71 yards, 0:12
1731
play
3Q USC C. Kessler pass,to A. Jackson for 71 yds for a TD, (A. Heidari KICK) (1:12)

Cody Kessler pass complete to Adoree' Jackson for 71 yds for a TD (1:12)

TD
9:41
Ameer Abdullah 20 Yd Run (Drew Brown Kick)
7 plays, 73 yards, 2:20
2431
play
3Q NEB A. Abdullah run for 20 yds for a TD, (D. Brown KICK) (0:50)

Ameer Abdullah run for 20 yds for a TD (0:50)

TD
8:06
Javorius Allen 44 Yd Run (Andre Heidari Kick)
5 plays, 68 yards, 1:35
2438
play
3Q USC J. Allen run for 44 yds for a TD, (A. Heidari KICK) (1:39)

Javorius Allen run for 44 yds for a TD (1:39)

FG
2:28
Drew Brown 24 Yd Field Goal
6 plays, 9 yards, 3:25
2738
play
3Q NEB D. Brown 25 yd FG GOOD (0:18)

Drew Brown 25 yd FG GOOD (0:18)

TD
2:03
Bryce Dixon 20 Yd pass from Cody Kessler (Andre Heidari Kick)
2 plays, 65 yards, 0:25
2745
play
3Q USC C. Kessler pass,to B. Dixon for 20 yds for a TD, (A. Heidari KICK) (0:50)

Cody Kessler pass complete to Bryce Dixon for 20 yds for a TD (0:50)

TD
0:24
Jordan Westerkamp 65 Yd pass from Tommy Armstrong Jr. (Drew Brown Kick)
4 plays, 79 yards, 1:39
3445
play
3Q NEB T. Armstrong Jr. pass,to J. Westerkamp for 65 yds for a TD (0:49)

Tommy Armstrong Jr. pass complete to Jordan Westerkamp for 65 yds for a TD (0:49)

fourth QuarterNEBUSC
TD
6:52
Tommy Armstrong Jr. 15 Yd Run (Tommy Armstrong Jr. Pass to Kenny Bell for Two-Point Conversion)
9 plays, 77 yards, 2:51
4245
play
4Q NEB T. Armstrong Jr. run for 15 yds for a TD (0:32)

Tommy Armstrong Jr. run for 15 yds for a TD (0:32)

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