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Maurice Washington did not enter the game in the first half for the Nebraska Cornhuskers as they took on South Alabama at Memorial Stadium in the season-opener on Saturday. That wasn’t exactly shocking, since the sophomore running back is facing a felony child pornography charge in California and has a hearing set for Tuesday.
But head coach Scott Frost revealed in a halftime interview that Washington would enter the game in the second half, adding “We’re not running the ball very well right now.”
Washington carried the ball three times for 29 yards in the third quarter, including a long of 16. He