Boy battling brain cancer scores winning touchdown

Posted on: 1:24 pm, April 8, 2013, by and

LINCOLN, Neb. – A 7-year-old boy battling brain cancer scored the winning touchdown for the Nebraska Cornhuskers over the weekend.

Little Jack Hoffman ran 69 yards to make the final touchdown during the scrimmage.

Nebraska running back Rex Burkhead got to know Hoffman last year and is the captain of his support network,“Team Jack.”

Hoffman sported number 22.

Read more on the touchdown from the Huskers here.