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7-year-old scores touchdown at Nebraska football game

Posted: 6:44 PM, Apr 07, 2013
Updated: 2013-04-07 18:56:01-04

NEBRASKA (PIX11)- One college football team made a little boys dreams come true this weekend.

7-year-old Jack Hoffman is Nebraska football’s biggest fan.

Little Jack is also battling brain cancer.

On Saturday the team invited him to their annual spring game.

In the fourth quarter they decided to let him gear up and run a play.

Wearing number 22 on his back, Jack ran 69 -yards for the winning touchdown! He not only scored but he put up the best stats of the day!

After he scored both benches from the team ran onto the field to congratulate the boy.

After the game, barely winded, Jack said “it felt awesome.”