Maine vs Northwestern Wrap - Northwestern Wins 35-21
|Maine vs Northwestern Wrap - Northwestern Wins 35-21|
Northwestern earned a 35-21 victory over Maine on Saturday in Week 4 action at Ryan Field.
The Wildcats won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 28-point spread. UNDER bettors were rewarded when the final score pointed to an UNDER play.
Kain Colter completed 5 of 9 pass attempts for 85 yards for the Wildcats in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Black Bears defense.
Nigel Jones rushed for 73 yards for Maine, while Marcus Wasilewski added 19 yards. Marcus Wasilewski threw for 237 yards for the Black Bears, while receivers Derrick Johnson and Justin Perillo had 90 and 81 yards respectively.
Northwestern was outgained by Maine 379-373 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-20 by the Black Bears.
Maine led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:10/26:50 split in that important category.