Published Wednesday, January 1, 2014 AT 9:59 PM / Updated at 10:01 PM
99-yard score puts Quincy Enunwa atop two NU records lists
Big Red Today Omaha World-Herald

Quincy Enunwa’s 12th scoring reception of the season, a 99-yard touchdown catch in the Gator Bowl, pushed the Husker receiver past Nebraska legend Johnny Rodgers’ single-season touchdown receptions record.

Enunwa’s score was also the longest touchdown in Husker history.

Check out a comparison of the single-season efforts by Rodgers and Enunwa below:

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JOHNNY RODGERS (1971)

Sept. 18 vs. Minnesota
28 yards, 7:38 left in the first quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.
20 yards, 6:50 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.
37 yards, 3:23 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Sept. 27 vs. Texas A&M
32 yards, 4:24 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Oct 2 vs. Utah State
36 yards, 5:55 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Oct 9 vs. Missouri
28 yards, 7:57 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Oct. 16 vs. Kansas
37 yards, 1:33 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Oct. 23 vs. Oklahoma State
6 yards, 3:45 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Nov. 13 vs. Kansas State
6 yards, 9:21 left in the first quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.
17 yards, 6:00 left in the fourth quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

Dec. 4 vs. Hawaii
33 yards, 2:50 left in the third quarter. Pass from Jerry Tagge.

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QUINCY ENUNWA (2013-14)

Aug. 31 vs. Wyoming
3 yards, 4:08 left in the third quarter. Pass from Taylor Martinez.
7 yards, 11:38 left in the fourth quarter. Pass from Taylor Martinez.

Sept. 7 vs. Southern Miss
16 yards, 1:24 left in the first quarter. Pass from Taylor Martinez.

Sept. 14 vs. UCLA
11 yards, 9:45 left in the first quarter. Pass from Taylor Martinez.
14 yards, 0:31 left in the first quarter. Pass from Taylor Martinez.

Oct. 5 vs. Illinois
4 yards, 5:53 left in the first quarter. Pass from Tommy Armstrong.

Oct. 12 vs. Purdue
8 yards, 12:47 left in the fourth quarter. Pass from Ron Kellogg III.

Nov. 2 vs. Northwestern
3 yards, 6:37 left in the second quarter. Pass from Tommy Armstrong.

Nov. 23 vs. Penn State
27 yards, 13:14 left in the second quarter. Pass from Ron Kellogg III.

Nov. 29 vs. Iowa
15 yards. 11:25 left in the fourth quarter. Pass from Ron Kellogg III.

Jan. 1 vs. Georgia
5 yards, 9:05 left in the second quarter. Pass from Tommy Armstrong.
99 yards, 4:58 left in the third quarter. Pass from Tommy Armstrong.

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