Thorson's TD Run Helps Lift Northwestern A 17-10 Overtime Win Over IowaIowa had a chance to tie, but Nate Stanley's pass for Noah Fant on a fourth-and-3 play fell incomplete, ending the game.
Jackson, Thorson Lead Northwestern Past Maryland, 37-21Justin Jackson scored two touchdowns and ran for 171 yards to become Northwestern's career rushing leader.
McSorley, Barkley Lead Penn State Over Northwestern, 31-7Trace McSorley threw for 245 yards and a touchdown, and Saquon Barkley ran for two scores in the second half.
No. 10 Wisconsin Holds Off Northwestern For 33-24 WinWisconsin's defense swarmed Northwestern before holding on.
Thorson's Career Day Leads Northwestern Past Bowling Green, 49-7Clayton Thorson threw for a career-high 370 yards and two touchdown passes.
QB Jones' 4 TDs Lead Duke To A Rout Of Northwestern, 41-17Daniel Jones accounted for 413 total yards and four touchdowns.
Thorson's Late TDs Lift Northwestern Over Nevada, 31-20Trailing 20-17 in the fourth quarter, Thorson directed a 75-yard touchdown drive, then added another late score.
Alabama Starts Atop AP Poll For 2nd Straight YearOhio State is No. 2 in the preseason poll for the eighth time.
Northwestern Football Will Host Notre Dame In '18Northwestern will host Notre Dame next season for the first time in more than 40 years.
Northwestern Football Player Suspended After Weekend Drug ArrestDefensive end Xavier Washington, 20, was arrested on Sunday at an “off-campus location,” according to a university spokesman.
Report: Northwestern, Pat Fitzgerald Agree On Contract ExtensionFitzgerald is 77-62 in his 11 years leading the Wildcats, who went 7-6 and won the Pinstripe Bowl in 2016.
Report: Northwestern, Chris Collins Reach Deal On Contract ExtensionCollins directed the Wildcats to their first NCAA Tournament berth in school history last season.