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Fear Ameer

Nebraska senior running back Ameer Abdullah continues to leave his mark on the Husker record books. As Abdullah’s illustrious career at Nebraska winds down, we break down his every touch with the Huskers.

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Date Opponent Result All-purpose yards All-purpose TDs
Sep. 03 Chattanooga W 40-7 70 0
Sep. 10 Fresno State W 42-29 231 1
Sep. 17 Washington W 51-38 141 0
Sep. 24 @ Wyoming W 38-14 51 0
Oct. 01 @ Wisconsin L 48-17 192 0
Oct. 08 Ohio State W 34-27 133 0
Oct. 22 @ Minnesota W 41-14 30 0
Oct. 29 Michigan State W 24-3 24 0
Nov. 05 Northwestern L 28-25 0 0
Nov. 12 @ Penn State W 17-14 17 1
Nov. 19 @ Michigan L 45-17 68 1
Nov. 25 Iowa W 20-7 34 0
Jan. 02 @ South Carolina L 30-13 50 1
Date Opponent Result All-purpose yards All-purpose TDs
Sep. 01 Southern Miss W 49-20 161 1
Sep. 08 @ UCLA L 36-30 119 2
Sep. 15 Arkansas State W 42-13 232 2
Sep. 22 Idaho State W 73-7 129 2
Sep. 29 Wisconsin W 30-27 252 0
Oct. 06 @ Ohio State L 63-38 213 2
Oct. 20 @ Northwestern W 29-28 117 0
Oct. 27 Michigan W 23-9 105 1
Nov. 03 @ Michigan State W 28-24 112 1
Nov. 10 Penn State W 32-23 145 0
Nov. 17 Minnesota W 38-14 79 0
Nov. 23 @ Iowa W 13-7 53 0
Dec. 01 @ Wisconsin L 70-31 52 0
Jan. 01 @ Georgia L 45-31 116 0
Date Opponent Result All-purpose yards All-purpose TDs
Aug. 31 Wyoming W 37-34 117 0
Sep. 07 Southern Miss W 56-13 130 2
Sep. 14 UCLA L 41-21 148 0
Sep. 21 South Dakota State W 59-20 185 1
Oct. 05 Illinois W 39-19 240 2
Oct. 12 Purdue W 44-7 133 1
Oct. 26 Minnesota L 34-23 171 0
Nov. 02 Northwestern W 27-24 197 0
Nov. 09 Michigan W 17-13 110 2
Nov. 16 Michigan State L 41-28 135 1
Nov. 23 Penn State W 23-20 185 0
Nov. 29 Iowa L 38-17 108 1
Jan. 01 Georgia W 24-19 140 1
Date Opponent Result All-purpose yards All-purpose TDs
Aug. 30 Florida Atlantic W 55-7 241 1
Sep. 06 McNeese State W 31-24 184 2
Sep. 13 @ Fresno State W 55-19 110 1
Sep. 20 Miami W 41-31 313 3
Sep. 27 Illinois W 45-14 212 3
Oct. 04 @ Michigan State L 27-22 115 2
Oct. 18 @ Northwestern W 38-17 174 4
Oct. 25 Rutgers W 42-24 341 3
Nov. 01 Purdue W 35-14 1 0
Nov. 15 @ Wisconsin L 59-24 95 0
Nov. 22 Minnesota L 28-24 98 1
Nov. 28 @ Iowa W 37-34 119 1
Dec. 27 @ USC L 45-42 269 1

Records Held by Ameer Abdullah

Career All-Purpose Yards

7,186 yards

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Career Carries

813 carries

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Career 300-Yard All-Purpose Games

2 games

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Career Receiving TDs by a RB

7 TDs

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Career 1,000-Yard Rushing Seasons

3 Seasons

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Season 200-Yard Rushing Games

4 Games

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Season 300-Yard All-Purpose games

2 games

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Single Game All-Purpose Yards

341 yards

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Single Game Kickoff Return Yards

211 yards

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Consecutive Games with Multiple TDs

5 games

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Longest Play by a Freshman

100 Yard (KO Return)

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Longest TD by a Freshman

100 Yard (KO Return)

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Nebraska Cornhuskers Career rankings

#2 Rushing yards 4,588

#1 Total carries 813

#1 1,000-plus-yard rushing seasons 3

#5 Rushing touchdowns 39

#2 100-yard rushing games 24

#2 200-yard rushing games 5

#1 All-purpose yards 7,186

#3 Career touchdowns 48

#6 Total points 288

#3 Total points (by non-kicker) 288

#1 TD receptions by a running back 7

#3 Receptions by a running back 73

#4 Receiving yards by a running back 690

#3 Kickoff return yards 1,592

B1G Ten / NCAA Career ranking

#2 Big Ten All-purpose yards 7,186

#9 NCAA All-purpose yards 7,186