Minnesota’s Zack Annexstad Taken To Hospital After Team’s Loss To Nebraska

first_imgMinnesota QB Zack Annexstad throwing a pass.LINCOLN, NE – OCTOBER 20: Quarterback Zack Annexstad #5 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers passes in the first half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on October 20, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Steven Branscombe/Getty Images)Minnesota quarterback Zach Annexstad, who started the game for the Golden Gophers against Nebraska and had to be replaced at halftime, was taken to the hospital after the contest.Annexstad, according to Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck, was taken to the hospital for an “internal, midsection injury.” It’s unclear exactly what injury Annexstad is suffering from.The good news is that Fleck seems to think Annexstad is going to be okay. He told reporters he expects the quarterback to be “released soon.”Annexstad, before leaving the game due to injury, was 9-of-20 for 135 yards with a touchdown. He was replaced by Tanner Morgan.Annexstad, just a freshman, has started every game this year for the Golden Gophers.#Gophers starting quarterback Zack Annexstad suffered an internal, midsection injury and went to the hospital, with the expectation he will be released soon, coach PJ Fleck said.— Andy Greder (@andygreder) October 20, 2018Nebraska wound up winning the contest 53-28 for their first victory of the year.Hopefully, Annexstad is alright. We’ll keep you updated on his status.last_img read more