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Georgia Tops Nebraska 45-31 in the Capital One Bowl

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0  Updated at 2:46 pm, January 1st, 2013 By: ABC Digital
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Scott Cunningham/Getty Images(ORLANDO, FL) —  Aaron Murray threw five touchdown passes to lead No. 7 Georgia (12-2) to a 45-31 thrashing of Nebraska in the Capital One Bowl.

Murray’s 427 passing yards and five touchdows broke school records for most yards and touchdown passes in a bowl game.  He also had two first-half interceptions that allowed Nthe nation’s top-ranked passing defense to hang around.

Todd Gurley added 125 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries.

Nebraska quarterback Taylor Martinez threw for 204 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions.

Nebraska (10-4) lost its third consecutive bowl game.  They led 24-23 at halftime but the two second-half turnovers helped seal the deal for Georgia.

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