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Quarterback Clayton Thorson passed for 285 yards and three touchdowns Saturday and resurgent Northwestern coasted past Indiana 24-14 for its third consecutive victory.
Brian Bennett ESPN Staff Writer
Northwestern's stunning offensive turnaround continues, as the Wildcats have put two quick touchdowns on the board against Indiana. Pat Fitzgerald's team scored 92 points combined in back-to-back road games at Iowa and Michigan State. The wide receivers are catching everything and the offensive line has come together after a shaky start to the season. Wildcats still could be a factor in Big Ten West.
QB Clayton Thorson seems to have found a comfort zone for the first time in his career as Northwestern suddenly is clicking offensively and winning.
Fallica likes Northwestern's trajectory
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Wildcats headed for the Big Apple?
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Northwestern @ Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio Stadium - Sat 10/29