Gophers fans miss TD because ESPN was showing Allstate commercial

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ESPN incurred the ire of Gophers fans by missing the team's second touchdown in the Outback Bowl because it was showing a commercial.

The broadcaster was sneaking in a quick Allstate commercial, only to cut back as Bryce Witham was celebrating in the end zone having caught a pass from Seth Green.

The TD, coming from a fourth down, gave the Gophers a 17-10 lead over Auburn.

And while Gophers fans were naturally happy with the score, they were less than impressed with ESPN.

Fortunately, ESPN didn't deprive viewers of Tyler Johnson's insane touchdown catch just before the half, which gave Minnesota a 24-17 lead.

And here's the Witham touchdown that ESPN missed.

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