PHOTOS: Husker football survives scare to edge Arkansas State in opener

Photos by Pat Radigan

Big plays gave Husker fans plenty to go crazy about in week one, but it was also big plays that made things far more tense than anyone could have imagined.

A late touchdown for ASU plus an onside kick recovery made NU wait until the final play to put the win away. As the pass fell harmlessly to the turf, Husker fans could finally celebrate, after Nebraska survived the week one drama at Memorial Stadium.