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UCLA rallies to stun Nebraska, cap emotional week

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UCLA’s emotional week ended with the Bruins making a comeback the likes of which rarely, if ever, has been seen at Memorial Stadium.

  Brett Hundley threw three touchdown passes while No. 16 UCLA wiped out an 18-point first-half deficit to defeat No. 23 Nebraska, 41-21, and stun into silence a record crowd of 91,471 on Saturday in Lincoln, Neb.

 The win came six days after UCLA receiver Nick Pasquale was killed when he was struck by a vehicle while he was walking in his hometown and a day before coaches and teammates travel to San Clemente, Calif., for his memorial service.

 ‘‘You can’t believe how tough it was on them,’’ Bruins coach Jim Mora said.

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