Minnesota drops Northwestern

Minnesota drops Northwestern

The Minnesota Golden Gophers outscored the Northwestern Wildcats 14-0 in the final quarter to win 35-24 on Saturday afternoon.

The Gophers covered the 1.5-point spread, while the final score played OVER the day's posted total of 50.

Adam Weber threw for two touchdown passes, while Duane Bennett ran in three more for the Gophers.

Mike Kafka threw for 311 yards, two touchdowns and one interception for the Wildcats.