Despite the loss, Zach Zwinak had a season-high 141 yards rushing, capped off by a season-long 50-yard TD that gave Penn State a 7-0 lead.
The Nittany Lions worked their way up to lead 20-6 at the half, but the Huskers staged a comeback in the third quarter scoring 14 points. Nebraska took the lead in the 4th quarter to lead 27-23.
Penn State came close to re-taking the lead with about 5 minutes to go, but Penn State fumbled in the endzone on a controversial call.
The Nittany Lions could not recover, and fell 32-23. Penn State will return home for their final two games of the season, first hosting Indiana next Saturday (11/17).