Win Probability 100%

NW
ILL
NW 100%

NW

42

ILL

7

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NW446
    • 239ILL
  • Turnovers

    • NW1
    • 3ILL
  • Possession

    NWILL
    27:3132:29
  • 1st Downs

    • NW21
    • 11ILL

Game Information

Memorial Stadium (Champaign, IL)
Coverage: FS1
  • Champaign, IL 61820
  • Line: NW -16.5
  • Over/Under: 46
Attendance: 30,456
11/25/2017 Associated Press

Jackson, defense lead No. 23 Northwestern past Illinois

Justin Jackson ran for 144 yards and a touchdown and No. 23 Northwestern won its seventh straight, beating Illinois 42-17 on Saturday.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Northwestern014141442
Illinois70007
first QuarterNWILL
TD
8:38
Cam Thomas 23 Yd Run (Chase McLaughlin Kick)
12 plays, 69 yards, 5:14
07
play
Illinois' Thomas gets into the end zone untouched (0:31)

Cam Thomas fakes the handoff and bursts for a 23-yard touchdown. (0:31)

second QuarterNWILL
TD
10:35
Garrett Dickerson 11 Yd pass from Clayton Thorson (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
6 plays, 51 yards, 1:59
77
play
Northwestern's Dickerson grabs game-tying TD (0:20)

Clayton Thorson hits Garrett Dickerson for an 11-yard touchdown to tie the score at 7-7. (0:20)

TD
8:03
Jelani Roberts 5 Yd Run (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
2 plays, 57 yards, 0:29
147
play
Northwestern's Roberts scored TD on jet sweep (0:18)

Jelani Roberts goes around the edge for a 5-yard touchdown. (0:18)

third QuarterNWILL
TD
10:13
Sam Miller 3 Yd Fumble Return (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
3 plays, -7 yards, 0:52
217
play
Strip sack results in Northwestern TD (0:38)

Joe Gaziano strip sacks Cam Thomas and Sam Miller scoops up the loose ball for a 3-yard touchdown. (0:38)

TD
8:47
Justin Jackson 1 Yd Run (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
2 plays, 80 yards, 0:17
287
play
Jackson finishes 2-play drive with TD (0:17)

Justin Jackson barrels into the end zone for a 1-yard touchdown. (0:17)

fourth QuarterNWILL
TD
12:05
Jeremy Larkin 4 Yd Run (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
10 plays, 31 yards, 6:07
357
play
Northwestern's Larkin powers into end zone (0:32)

Jeremy Larkin fights through two defenders for a 4-yard touchdown. (0:32)

TD
6:01
Jesse Brown 18 Yd Run (Charlie Kuhbander Kick)
7 plays, 77 yards, 4:31
427

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