Northwestern’s offense struggled throughout 2015. It’s first game of 2016 wasn’t any different.
Despite forcing five Wisconsin turnovers and holding the Badgers to a negative rushing total, it looked like Northwestern was going to lose. It looked that way a couple times, actually.
Northwestern turned the ball over three times on Saturday, but its defense bailed it out.
Northwestern expects to have its starting quarterback back in action this weekend against Purdue.
EVANSTON — It was the game that got away. But then the Cats got it back.