Photo gallery: Football: Northwestern vs. Nebraska

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A Northwestern cheerleader watches Northwestern lose after leading for two quarters in Saturday's game against Nebraska.

Mariam Gomaa and Tanner Maxwell

Riding the arm of quarterback Taylor Martinez, Nebraska defeated Northwestern 29-28 on Saturday, completing a double-digit comeback in the fourth quarter.

On the game-winning drive, Martinez converted a back-breaking 30-yard pass inside the NU 10-yard line, setting up a short touchdown throw for the go-ahead score.

Martinez finished the game 27-39 for 342 yards and three touchdowns.

— Rohan Nadkarni

Read more from The Daily’s game summary.

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