Pat Smith of the Huskers was named the Special Teams Player of the Week. The senior from Quincy, IL.
• Kicked the game-tying and game-winning field goals in Nebraska’s 23-20 overtime road victory against Penn State last Saturday
• Connected on a 19-yard try in the fourth quarter to even the score at 20-20 before booting a 42-yarder in overtime to give the Huskers the victory
• Also converted on a 39-yarder late in the third quarter and made both extra point tries
• Claims his first career Special Teams Player of the Week honor
• Last Nebraska Special Teams Player of the Week: Brett Maher (Nov. 12, 2012)