Photo gallery: Huskers defeat Gophers by Tess Williams · November 16, 2016 The Nebraska Cornhuskers defeated the Minnesota Gophers 24-17 at Memorial Stadium on Nov. 12. Nebraska football players walk out of the tunnel as they prepare to face the Minnesota Gophers on Nov. 12. Huskers player Tommy Armstrong, No. 4, gets tackled by Gophers player No. 11. Huskers player Mikale Wilbon celebrates after his team scores a touchdown. A Huskers cheerleader screams as she cheers on her team during an intense moment in the game. Huskers player Terrell Newby, No. 34, celebrates with teammate Alonzo Moore, No. 82, after a touchdown. Huskers players Kieron Williams, No. 26, and Aaron Williams, No. 24, tackle a Gophers player during the game on Nov. 12. Huskers wide receiver Jordan Westerkamp, No. 1, tries to run as he gets hit by a Minnesota Gophers player. Teammates lift up Tommy Armstrong to carry him off the field during his second injury in the game against the Minnesota Gophers on Nov. 12 Nebraska quarterback Tommy Armstrong winces in pain as his teammates carry him off the field during his second injury in the game against the Minnesota Gophers on Nov. 12.