1917 Nebraska-Missouri, Des Moines Register
NEBRASKA EASILY Cornhuskers Gain Ground Al most at Will and Grab Game by Score of 52 to 0. LINCOLN, Neb., Nov. 10. The Cniversity of Nebraska football team today won Its first game in the Missouri Valley conference 1917 race hy defeating the University of Missouri team bz to u. The game was Nebraska's from the first and- and- the Missourians were at no time dangerous. Schellen-berp Schellen-berp Schellen-berp Dobson and Mi Mahou for Nebraska quickly solved the Missouri Missouri defense and gained consistently consistently on almost evory play they were called upon to carry the ball. Toward the e'nd of the first half Nebraska began calling in substitutes substitutes and at the finish the local team was almost entirely second string men. A seveuty-fl' seveuty-fl' seveuty-fl' " ' 1 on a returned returned punt IK,;' ; ' ; -suiting -suiting In a touchdown for -ika -ika and an end run of fifty-twMtf.Ords fifty-twMtf.Ords fifty-twMtf.Ords by Schel-lenberg, Schel-lenberg, Schel-lenberg, followed by a sixteen yard dash by MrMahnn for another touchdown were features of the first period. On the touchdown by Mc.Mahnn. Dobson kicked out from the coiner of the field and Nebraska Nebraska forfeited its chance for a Kick goal. Munn kicked goal on the second touchdown. On the third play of the second period, with the ball on Missouri's 14-yard 14-yard 14-yard line, Schellenberg skirted tho end for the third touchdown and Munn kicked the goul. KcliellenlxTg tSlars. After a few plays following th kickoff In which Schellenberg and Dobson hit t lie .Missouri line for substantial gains almost at will. Dobson swung around Missouri's right end for sixteen yards and a touchdown. The kick out was wild and Nebraska forfeited the chance to kick goal. - Schellenberg refloated for a 45-yard 45-yard 45-yard gain shortly after, and a minute minute later went through for 3 yards and nnother touchdown. Dobson failed at goal. Schellenberg got an- an- j other touchdown on a line plunge ana uobsoU' kicked goal. Huh Continue Scoring. In tho third period, with a team made up largely of second string men Nebraska continued scoring uimfist at will. Schellenberg returned returned to the game and started with a 60-yard 60-yard 60-yard run and followed with a touchdown. Kellogg failed to kick goal. McMahon scored another touchdown and Kellogg kicked goal. The fourth period showed the closest contest of the game, and the ball seesawed between the 25-yard 25-yard 25-yard line through a large part of the quarter. Nebraska was playing easy and was using many subs, content content to hold the Missouriuns scoreless. scoreless. This period was the only one lu which Nebraska did not score. The lineup and summary: NKHKAKKA 12 I M1KSOUh74 Rho.lva Ij. B.IU K Klubh.r . . . 1 T. 1 T . . . ..U 11:1.. O. . .tM .11. fi.lll. fl. . R. T H. T. .11. K ill. K. 1 II U. It. .11. II Ut. II . . .n r h.Ii.. h. . ii. p. Li.lr. b. Chilt.niien .... lrry Kolb Ktrapatrlck . . . . Kwlnff . . Marahall . . , rltev.na . . . I'ollln. . Kilwarda Klder M unit liittail . , . . Iiav Wil.ler . . .. K riwinny.r lloliku . . Hrli-llfnltarr Hrli-llfnltarr Hrli-llfnltarr ,l-Maltou ,l-Maltou ,l-Maltou liohaon . t'ouk .... Soro liy periods; Vi'liraaka Mlawuri ....-.. ....-.. ....-.. 0 0 tl 0 Htiinliift! y Nflirnak a .coring: Toofh-dowii... Toofh-dowii... Toofh-dowii... h.llrnbarir 4, lobiMn. McMahon 2. i.-.tok; i.-.tok; i.-.tok; Koala rroin louciiiiown, Munn t, Dobaon. Kolloair. f fleiulM ItrfiT... F. Il, Birch of Karl-ham; Karl-ham; Karl-ham; Hintilra. A. (1. Held of MlohiKan. Thno or ,.rloda--Klfttcn ,.rloda--Klfttcn ,.rloda--Klfttcn ,.rloda--Klfttcn mlntitna .ach.