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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — When his time came, Wan'Dale Robinson was ready.
About 6 1/2 minutes remained in Nebraska's game against Illinois when Wan'Dale Robinson looked up to the sky and pounded his chest. He wanted this one bad. Ninety seconds earlier, the true freshman had scored the touchdown that gave Nebraska a 42-38 lead, its first of the game.
Nebraska roared back late in the third quarter, finally able to string drives together offensively without shooting itself in the foot for a 42-38 victory over Illinois on Saturday.