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Northwestern fends off Illinois (1:12)

Northwestern improves to 10-2 this season after defeating Illinois 24-14. (1:12)

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T. Zalewski 27 yd FG MISSED (0:31)

Taylor Zalewski 27 yd FG MISSED (0:31)

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W. Lunt pass,to M. Turner for 25 yds for a 1ST down (0:10)

Wes Lunt pass complete to Malik Turner for 25 yds to the Nwest 13 for a 1ST down (0:10)

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W. Lunt pass intercepted,M. Harris return for 0 yds (0:35)

Wes Lunt pass intercepted Matthew Harris return for no gain to the Nwest 19 (0:35)

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W. Lunt pass,to J. Ferguson for 34 yds for a 1ST down (0:31)

Wes Lunt pass complete to Josh Ferguson for 34 yds to the Nwest 41 for a 1ST down (0:31)

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J. Mitchell 39 yd FG GOOD (0:20)

Jack Mitchell 39 yd FG GOOD (0:20)

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J. Jackson run for 27 yds for a 1ST down (0:11)

Justin Jackson run for 27 yds to the Illin 36 for a 1ST down (0:11)

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Tipped pass leads to Illinois interception and 54-yard return TD (0:51)

Clayton Thorson's pass is tipped at the line of scrimmage and falls to Mason Monheim, who goes 54 yards the other way for the defensive touchdown. (0:51)

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W. Lunt pass,to G. Allison for 24 yds for a 1ST down (1:32)

Wes Lunt pass complete to Geronimo Allison for 24 yds to the Nwest 31 for a 1ST down (1:32)

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C. Thorson pass,to S. Vault for 7 yds,S. Vault fumbled, forced by C. Clements, recovered by Illin C. Phillips (0:47)

Clayton Thorson pass complete to Solomon Vault for 7 yds Solomon Vault fumbled, forced by Chunky Clements, recovered by Illin Carroll Phillips (0:47)

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W. Lunt pass,to J. Ferguson for 20 yds for a 1ST down (1:42)

Wes Lunt pass complete to Josh Ferguson for 20 yds to the Illin 43 for a 1ST down (1:42)

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T. Zalewski 48 yd FG MISSED (0:19)

Taylor Zalewski 48 yd FG MISSED (0:19)

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J. Jackson run for 3 yds for a TD, (J. Mitchell KICK) (0:29)

Justin Jackson run for 3 yds for a TD (Jack Mitchell KICK) (0:29)

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C. Thorson pass,to M. Shuler for 39 yds for a 1ST down (0:35)

Clayton Thorson pass complete to Miles Shuler for 39 yds to the Illin 24 for a 1ST down (0:35)

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W. Long run for 3 yds for a TD, (J. Mitchell KICK) (0:31)

Warren Long run for 3 yds for a TD (Jack Mitchell KICK) (0:31)

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Vitale makes juggling TD catch for Northwestern (0:42)

Northwestern's Dan Vitale bats the ball into the air with one hand, and then uses both hands to make the catch and scoot 19 yards into the end zone. (0:42)

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W. Lunt run for 1 yd for a TD, (T. Zalewski KICK) (0:28)

Wes Lunt run for 1 yd for a TD (Taylor Zalewski KICK) (0:28)