Northern Illinois beat Northwestern, 23-15, on Saturday in Evanston.
But Northwestern thinks it beat itself, and the Cats have a point.
The Wildcats try to even their record at 1-1 on Saturday with an 2:30 p.m. matchup against Northern Illinois.
Northwestern will be without its top receiver when they take on Northern Illinois on Saturday in Evanston.
Justin Jackson only got eight carries Saturday, but he made the most of them.
Trevor Siemian's debut as Northwestern's lone quarterback wasn't as smashing as many had hoped.