Published Friday, October 5, 2012 AT 11:29 AM / Updated at 11:51 AM
Coming Sunday: Social Gridiron — Huskers vs. Buckeyes
World-Herald Sports Omaha World-Herald

By late Saturday, you’ll know who won the Ohio State-Nebraska game.

But right here early Sunday morning, you’ll find out who won the game off the field.

The Omaha World-Herald and the Columbus Dispatch have teamed up with VoterTide to bring you the Social Gridiron, a project that will measure which team’s fans made a bigger dent on Twitter during the game.

The Social Gridiron features an interactive breakdown of the minute-by-minute Twitter activity. It will track top words, tweets and hashtags and pull in fan photos from the game.

Can Husker Nation pull this one out? You can help! To make your game-related tweets count toward the final standings, just use the hashtag “#Huskers” during the game.

Whose fans tweeted the most during Saturday’s game? Who had the most retweeted comments and photos?

We’ll tally the results Saturday night – and they’ll be unveiled early Sunday morning, so bookmark omaha.com/socialgridiron.

The project will go live right after the game.

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Comments

  1. Dos Passos says:

    The side with the lowest number wins, I say. Pry your nose away from your smartphone and get a life.

  2. Jimmy Winter says:

    Watch out for ol’ fun hater Dos Passos! He’s gonna make you sit down and pay attention!

  3. Brian says:

    Don’t forget to track #GBR as that one is used a lot too.

    1. Jimmy Winter says:

      Thanks Brian! We got it in there!