Monday, January 2, 2012
2012 Capital One Bowl Final
South Carolina 30, Nebraska 13
The Gamecocks scored 21 unanswered points and rolled past the Cornhuskers in Orlando. Kenny Miles scored on a TD reception and a TD run in the 4th quarter to put the game away for the Gamecocks. Connor Shaw passed for 229 yards and two scores on the day, while Alshon Jeffery caught a 51 yard TD strike from Shaw.
Miles and Shaw both accounted for TD runs on the day, and the SC defense crushed the Husker offense for most of the game. South Carolina also scored two points on a blocked PAT that they returned all the way.
Rex Burkhead was held to just 3.5 yards per carry on the game foe Nebraska, while Taylor Martinez was completely shut down, passing for just 103 yards on the game.