Huskers back in the lead after 40-yard De'Mornay Pierson-El touchdown

The Huskers needed a spark on offense, and they found it with De'Mornay Pierson-El.

Tommy Armstrong connected with his receiver on a 40-yard touchdown pass to get back in the lead. The extra point made it 17-14 midway through the third quarter.

Two plays before that, Brandon Reilly made a big catch on third down to prolong the drive.

Check out video from Pierson-El's touchdown below.

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