Football
Northwestern 61, Illinois 23

Recap

Illinois      0  2  0 21-23
Northwestern 14 14 12 21-61
First Quarter
NU-Anderson 21 run (Long kick), 12:04.
NU-Kustok 3 run (Long kick), 7:44.
Second Quarter
NU-Anderson 10 run (Long kick), 9:43.
Ill-Safety, ball snapped out of end zone, 5:54.
NU-Kustok 2 run (Long kick), :35.
Third Quarter
NU-Worley 1 pass from Kustok (kick blocked), 8:59.
NU-Anderson 1 run (kick failed), :07.
Fourth Quarter
NU-Anderson 1 run (Long kick), 13:31.
Ill-Ward 14 run (Tubbs kick), 10:14.
NU-Danielson 16 run (Huffman kick), 6:22.
Ill-Smith 31 pass from Ward (Tubbs kick), 4:23.
NU-Stuckey 23 run (Huffman kick), 2:43.
Ill-Smith 2 pass from Ward (Tubbs kick), :38.
A-40,658.
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                         Ill  NU
First downs                19      35
Rushes-yards           36-116  71-315
Passing                   246     163
Comp-Att-Int          20-37-1 19-32-0
Return Yards                9      51
Punts-Avg.              16-26    3-39
Fumbles-Lost              4-2     1-0
Penalties-Yards          5-54    8-70
Time of Possession      26:14   33:46
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INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS RUSHING-Illinois, Harvey 15-65, Harris 14-51, Cook 3-4, Ward 4-(minus 4). Northwestern, Anderson 39-179, Kustok 14-57, Stuckey 5-48, Lawrence 7-40, Danielson 3-14, Simmons 1-11, Johnson 1-5, team 1-(minus 39).
PASSING-Illinois, Ward 20-37-1-246. Northwestern, Kustok 17-28-0-150, Danielson 2-4-0-13.
RECEIVING-Illinois, Smith 8-83, Cook 4-22, McGoey 3-65, Moorehead 2-38, Lewis 2-18, Young 1-20. Northwestern, Schweigharadt 5-49, Johnson 3-40, Thompson 3-19, Simmons 2-19, Jordan 2-10, Patrick 2-8, Farman 1-17, Worley 1-1.
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