Chris Autman-Bell's TD grab vs. Nebraska is one of the best you'll see all season
The offense for the Minnesota Golden Gophers is having a big-time performance in the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers.
Minnesota is up 21-9 at home at halftime after senior quarterback Tanner Morgan connect with redshirt senior Chris Autman-Bell on a tough seven-yard touchdown reception against a tightly contested defensive back of Nebraska. He was able to snag and secure the ball with the defender in his face through the entirety of the play.
They call @chrisautmanbell 🦀, because he has really strong hands.
— Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) October 16, 2021
The offense for Minnesota is having a big game as several players are having big-time performances. Morgan has thrown for 171 yards and two touchdowns on 14 completions and only one incompletion.
Autman-Bell is having a career day with Minnesota just in the first half. Autman-Bell has caught nine receptions (the most in his career) for 100 yards and one touchdown.
A CAREER HALF. #Gophers
Receiver Chris Autman-Bell has a career-high nine receptions, going for 100 yards and a touchdown IN THE FIRST HALF.
What a difference it makes for Minnesota to have a healthy, go-to possession AND big-play receiver in its offense
— Andy Greder (@andygreder) October 16, 2021
Minnesota has outgained Nebraska in total yards accounted for 247-to-134 as well as first downs accounted for 16-to-7. Minnesota will get the ball to start the second half against Nebraska.