Offensive MVP: Tommy Armstrong Jr., Nebraska
He passed for 261 yards and three touchdowns and added 38 yards rushing, shaking off a recent slump.
Defensive MVP: Josh Banderas, Nebraska
The junior middle linebacker had a game-high 10 tackles, helping stymie Minnesota’s running game.
By the numbers
48 Points allowed by the Gophers, the most since their 58-0 loss at Michigan in 2011.
464 Yards allowed by the Gophers, a season high.
301 Career-high passing yards for Mitch Leidner.
10 Consecutive completions for Leidner to open the game.
65 Rushing yards for the Gophers, a season low.
11 Career-high receptions for KJ Maye.
10 Total first-quarter points scored by the Gophers through seven games, including seven Saturday.
29-29 Jerry Kill’s record in five seasons with the Gophers.