1970 Day by Day: Oct. 31

Nebraska struck early, fought off a Colorado comeback and socked home two late touchdowns to beat the Buffaloes, 29-13.Nebraska grabbed a 12-0 first-quarter lead on two long Van Brownson-to-Guy Ingles TD passes but had to settle for a 12-7 halftime margin. Paul Rogers’ 46-yard field goal made it 15-7 in the third quarter.Then Colorado roared back to make it 15-13 with 11:22 left in the game, but Larry Jacobson’s tackle of Cliff Branch on the Buffs’ two-point try kept the Buffs from tying the game. Jeff Kinney then returned the ensuing kickoff 79 yards to set up a Husker touchdown, and Jacobson…

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