Wildcats edge Gophers in double OT
The Northwestern Wildcats pulled out a 49-48 double OT win against Minnesota on Saturday, after the Golden Gophers failed to complete a two-point conversion for the win.
Northwestern could not cover the 6.5-point spread at home, and the combined score sailed OVER the posted total of 66.
C.J. Bacher completed 41-of-59 passes for 449 yards and four touchdowns, and carried the bal seven times for 21 yards with a TD in the win.
Adam Weber threw for 338 yards with five touchdowns, and ran for another 92 yards with a TD in the loss.