Win Probability 100%

PUR
NW
NW 100%

PUR

13

NW

23

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • PUR438
    • 390NW
  • Turnovers

    • PUR1
    • 0NW
  • Possession

    PURNW
    32:4727:13
  • 1st Downs

    • PUR22
    • 22NW

Game Information

Ryan Field
Coverage: ESPN2
  • Evanston, IL 60208
Attendance: 33,765
11/12/2017 Associated Press

Thorson's 2 touchdowns lead Northwestern over Purdue 23-13

Clayton Thorson had a pair of touchdowns, Charlie Kuhbander hit all three of his second-half field goal attempts and Northwestern won its fifth straight with a 23-13 victory over Purdue on Saturday night.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Purdue007613
Northwestern0146323
second QuarterPURNW
TD
9:45
Clayton Thorson 4 Yd Run (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
7 plays, 54 yards, 3:01
07
play
Thorson runs it in for Northwestern score (0:23)

QB Clayton Thorson uses his legs to put the Wildcats on the board. (0:23)

TD
0:16
Bennett Skowronek 11 Yd pass from Clayton Thorson (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
7 plays, 96 yards, 1:33
014
play
Skowronek high-points it for TD catch (0:37)

Bennett Skowronek goes Randy Moss on Purdue cornerback Josh Okonye in the corner of the end zone for the score. (0:37)

third QuarterPURNW
FG
9:10
Charlie Kuhbander 19 Yd Field Goal
15 plays, 73 yards, 5:50
017
FG
5:30
Charlie Kuhbander 24 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 50 yards, 2:53
020
TD
2:26
Jarrett Burgess 21 Yd pass from Elijah Sindelar (Spencer Evans Kick)
9 plays, 80 yards, 2:58
720
play
Sindelar throws a strike for TD (0:39)

Elijah Sindelar rips a perfect pass to Jarrett Burgess for the Purdue touchdown. (0:39)

fourth QuarterPURNW
FG
11:49
Charlie Kuhbander 36 Yd Field Goal
5 plays, 26 yards, 1:55
723
TD
5:32
Anthony Mahoungou 12 Yd pass from Elijah Sindelar (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
9 plays, 64 yards, 2:28
1323
play
Mahoungou dives in for Purdue TD (0:32)

Anthony Mahoungou stretches inside the pylon to cut the Purdue deficit to 10. (0:32)

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