Wildcats Down Boston College 22-13 - Match Report
Northwestern got a 106-yard performance from Mike Trumpy as a key part of its 22-13 victory over the Eagles on Saturday at Ryan Field.
Northwestern won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 55.5.
Kain Colter completed 16 of 20 pass attempts for 144 yards for the Wildcats in the win. He did not throw an interception in the game.
Rolandan Finch rushed for 19 yards for Boston College, while Tahj Kimble added 11 yards. Chase Rettig threw for 291 yards for the Eagles, while receivers Alex Amidon and Johnathan Coleman had 118 and 81 yards respectively.
Northwestern outgained Boston College 560-316 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 34-22 by the Wildcats.
The time of possession battle favored Northwestern as their offense was on the field for 35:56, longer than the 24:04 of their opponents.
Next game, Northwestern takes its act home to face South Dakota looking for another win. For Boston College, they head home to face Clemson.