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Special moment in spring scrimmage

Updated: April 7, 2013, 2:44 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Jack Hoffman is not on scholarship at Nebraska, but he still led the Huskers in rushing at the team's spring scrimmage Saturday in Lincoln.

Clad in full Huskers gear, Hoffman, a 7-year-old brain cancer patient from Atkinson, Neb., ran 69 yards for the scrimmage's final touchdown.

"Jack was pretty hard to beat," Nebraska coach Bo Pelini said.

On fourth-and-1, Hoffman took a handoff from quarterback Taylor Martinez and -- after a brief detour to the left -- followed his blockers ...

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