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  Player Class Pos Yards Att TD Long Y/A Season Date   Opponent Result
1. Billy Sims SR HB 247 28 0 8.82 1979 11/24 H #3 Nebraska W 17-14
2. Billy Vessels SO LH 208 18 11.56 1950 11/25 H #16 Nebraska W 49-35
3. Steve Owens JR TB 172 41 5 4.20 1968 11/23 H Nebraska W 47-0
4. Stanley Wilson JR FB 164 21 7.81 1981 11/21 H #5 Nebraska L 37-14
5. Bob Burris SO FB 153 20 7.65 1953 11/21 A Nebraska W 30-7
6. Billy Sims JR HB 153 25 2 6.12 1978 11/11 A #4 Nebraska L 17-14
7. De'Mond Parker FR HB 151 13 3 11.62 1996 11/2 H #5 Nebraska L 73-21
8. Marcus Dupree FR HB 149 25 2 86 5.96 1982 11/26 A #3 Nebraska L 28-24
9. Jim Littrell JR FB 147 26 0 5.65 1974 11/23 A #6 Nebraska W 28-14
10. Adrian Peterson SO RB 146 24 2 58 6.08 2005 10/29 A Nebraska W 31-24
11. Thomas Lott JR QB 143 22 1 6.50 1977 11/25 H #11 Nebraska W 38-7
12. Joe Washington JR LHB 142 21 1 6.76 1974 11/23 A #6 Nebraska W 28-14
13. Dewell Brewer FR TB 137 27 0 5.07 1989 11/18 A #6 Nebraska L 42-25
14. Buck McPhail SR FB 136 22 6.18 1952 11/22 H Nebraska W 34-13
15. Keith Jackson SO TE 136 3 1 88 45.33 1985 11/23 H #2 Nebraska W 27-7
16. Spencer Tillman FR FB 134 16 8.38 1983 11/26 H #1 Nebraska L 28-21
17. Billy Sims JR HB 134 25 2 5.36 1978 1/1 N #6 Nebraska (Orange) W 31-24
18. Patrick Collins SR HB 131 13 1 10.08 1987 11/21 A #1 Nebraska W 17-7
19. Steve Davis SR QB 130 29 2 4.48 1975 11/22 H #2 Nebraska W 35-10
20. Jack Mildren SR QB 130 31 2 4.19 1971 11/25 H #1 Nebraska L 35-31
21. Charles Thompson FR QB 126 21 0 6.00 1987 11/21 A #1 Nebraska W 17-7
22. Joe Wylie SO RB 125 24 5.21 1970 11/21 A #3 Nebraska L 28-21
23. Elvis Peacock SR HB 123 20 6.15 1977 11/25 H #11 Nebraska W 38-7
24. Rotnei Anderson JR FB 119 24 0 4.96 1987 11/21 A #1 Nebraska W 17-7
25. Steve Davis SO QB 114 18 3 6.33 1973 11/23 H #10 Nebraska W 27-0
26. Steve Davis JR QB 112 27 2 4.15 1974 11/23 A #6 Nebraska W 28-14
27. Jamelle Holieway FR QB 110 25 4.40 1985 11/23 H #2 Nebraska W 27-7
28. Prentice Gautt JR FB 110 12 9.17 1958 11/22 H Nebraska W 40-7
29. Joe Washington SO LHB 107 24 0 4.46 1973 11/23 H #10 Nebraska W 27-0
30. Clendon Thomas JR RH 101 8 12.63 1956 11/24 H Nebraska W 54-6

Notes

  • Minimum 100 yards except when sorting by touchdowns.
  • Ties go to the most recent occurrence.
  • As of 10/22/2016, several inconsistencies/errors were found in the 10/17/2016 Records & Stats Supplement 100-Yard Rushers section (pp. 9-13). Given the data I have access to (previous media guides, newspaper articles, and published season yardage totals), this list should be the most accurate available.

MOST 100-YARD GAMES AGAINST AN OPPONENT
61 - Oklahoma State
53 - Kansas State
47 - Iowa State
47 - Missouri
43 - Kansas
40 - Colorado
39 - Texas
30 - Nebraska
22 - Baylor
15 - Texas Tech
14 - TCU
12 - Texas A&M
10 - Pittsburgh
10 - Tulsa