Nebraska vs. Buffalo NCAA Football Odds, Plays and Insights

Sep 4, 2021; Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Scott Frost carries his son, RJ, off the field after defeating the Fordham Rams at Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Thorson-USA TODAY Sports

Sep 4, 2021; Lincoln, Nebraska, USA; Nebraska Cornhuskers head coach Scott Frost carries his son, RJ, off the field after defeating the Fordham Rams at Memorial Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Thorson-USA TODAY Sports

The Buffalo Bulls (1-0) are facing tough odds as 14-point underdogs heading into their matchup on Saturday, September 11, 2021 against the Nebraska Cornhuskers (1-1). The point total is set at 54.5.

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Odds for Nebraska vs. Buffalo

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Nebraska vs Buffalo Betting Information

FavoriteSpreadFavorite Spread OddsUnderdog Spread OddsTotalOver Total OddsUnder Total Odds

Nebraska

-14

-111

-110

54.5

-112

-109

Over/Under Insights

  • Saturday’s total is 51.5 points lower than the two team’s combined 106 points per game average.
  • These two squads combine to surrender 25.5 points per game, 29.0 fewer than this contest’s over/under.
  • Cornhuskers games this season feature an average total of 55.0 points, a number 0.5 points higher than Saturday’s over/under.

Nebraska Stats and Trends

  • Last time out, the Cornhuskers took the loss against the Illinois Fighting Illini, 30-22. The Fighting Illini won against the spread as 7-point underdogs.
  • Find the latest odds and place your wager on the Cornhuskers against the spread at SISportsbook.
  • The total scoring in that game hit the under on 55-point over/under.
  • The Cornhuskers rack up 30.0 more points per game (37.0) than the Bulls surrender (7.0).
  • When Nebraska scores more than 7.0 points, it is 0-1 against the spread and 1-1 overall.
  • The Cornhuskers rack up 415.5 more yards per game (512.5) than the Bulls give up per contest (97.0).
  • Nebraska is 0-1 against the spread and 1-1 overall when the team piles up over 97.0 yards.
  • The Cornhuskers have turned the ball over three times this season, three more turnovers than the Bulls have forced (0).

Buffalo Stats and Trends

  • Think this game will go under the total? Head to SISportsbook for the latest odds and prices, and place your bets.
  • This season the Bulls rack up 50.5 more points per game (69.0) than the Cornhuskers give up (18.5).
  • The Bulls rack up 260.0 more yards per game (569.0) than the Cornhuskers give up per matchup (309.0).
  • The Bulls have turned the ball over one time, three fewer times than the Cornhuskers have forced turnovers (4).

Nebraska Top Players

  • Adrian Martinez leads the team with 486 passing yards (243.0 yards per game) and has a 60% completion percentage this year (33-of-55) while throwing two touchdowns. He also has 144 rushing yards on 25 carries with three touchdowns, averaging 72.0 yards per game.
  • So far this year Markese Stepp has rushed for 111 yards on 21 carries (55.5 ypg), with one rushing touchdown.
  • Samori Toure has 11 catches, leading his team with 170 yards (85.0 ypg) this season.
  • Oliver Martin has contributed with six receptions for 103 yards and one touchdown.
  • Austin Allen has racked up 84 yards on six receptions, averaging 42.0 yards per game.

Buffalo Top Players

  • Kyle Vantrease has passed for 231 yards while completing 78.9% of his throws (15-of-19), with one touchdown and zero interceptions (231.0 yards per game).
  • Ron Cook Jr. has run for a team-leading 94 yards on 14 attempts (94.0 yards per game) while scoring one touchdown.
  • Kevin Marks has 72 yards on 13 carries (72.0 ypg), with two rushing touchdowns.
  • Quian Williams has five catches and paces his team with 96 receiving yards (96.0 ypg).
  • Jovany Ruiz has chipped in with 76 yards on three catches and one touchdown. He averages 76.0 receiving yards per game this year.
  • Marlyn Johnson has 26 receiving yards on one catches, with one touchdown, averaging 26.0 yards per game.

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Buffalo Bulls Game Info

  • Game Day: Saturday, September 11, 2021
  • Game Time: 3:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BTN
  • Location: Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Stadium: Memorial Stadium

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