Husker Football Season Begins

The Nebraska Husker football season opener is underway.

The Huskers won 49-10 over Western Kentucky.

Freshmen quarterback Taylor Martinez started Saturday's game. Cody Green got his chance to throw the ball in the second quarter.  Senior quarterback Zac Lee was brought in late in the fourth quarter.

At halftime the Huskers lead 21-0 over Western Kentucky.

Martinez, Roy Helu Jr. and Rex Burkhead all scored touchdowns in the first half.

At the end of the third quarter the Huskers were up 35-3. Martinez went back into the game and scored his second and third touchdowns of the game.

Western Kentucky scored their first touchdown in the fourth quarter.