Initially, South Florida running back D'Ernest Johnson had nowhere to go. But on first and 10 from the 50-yard line, after taking a handoff from Bulls quarterback Quinton Flowers, Johnson was patient, bounced outside, scrambled down the left sideline and dove for the end zone for a touchdown.

The score gave South Florida a 28-16 lead over San Jose State after the extra point.

Johnson found daylight thanks to his patience and field vision, but the touchdown wouldn't have been possible without a monstrous block from South Florida wide receiver Tyre McCants, who took out San Jose State cornerback Andre Chachere as he was about to lunge at Johnson.

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Johnson dove for the end zone from somewhere around the five-yard line. From start to finish, his run was a thing of beauty. Watch below:

 

Andy Wittry has written for SI.com, Sporting News, the Indianapolis Star, Louisville Courier-Journal and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

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