Pitt RB James Conner makes impact in return from cancer

Pittsburgh’s James Conner made his triumphant return to college football Saturday after battling cancer.

Conner caught one touchdown and ran for another in his return against Villanova, which lead to a 28-7 victory.

The Pittsburgh running back hadn’t played since Sept. 5, 2015.  However, Conner didn’t miss a beat as he carried the ball 13 times during the opening half.

 

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