Northwestern survives against Eastern Michigan
|Northwestern survives against Eastern Michigan|
Stefan Demos kicked a 49-yard field goal with six seconds remaining to give the Northwestern Wildcats a 27-24 win over the Eastern Michigan Eagles on Saturday afternoon.
The Wildcats failed to cover as 21.5-point favorites, while the final score played just UNDER the day's posted total of 52.
Stephen Simmons led the Wildcats with 75 yards rushing and two touchdowns.
Andy Schmittt threw one touchdown for the Eagles to go with 149 yards passing and two interceptions.