3rd Quarter Recap: Northwestern 35, S. Dakota 7
Northwestern racked up 84 rushing yards in the third, and the margin is still 28, as the Wildcats lead 35-7. Northwestern made its lead 35-0 when Treyvon Green pounded in a 33-yard touchdown run on the last play of a six-play, 71-yard drive. The Wildcats kept the ball on the ground during the drive, throwing only one pass.
A 56-yard drive that ended when Josh Vander Maten scrambled for a four-yard touchdown run helped South Dakota narrow the deficit to 35-7.
Venric Mark clinched a 100-yard rushing game with 20 in the quarter, part of his 117-yard day through three quarters for Northwestern.
The Wildcats have the ball at the Coyotes’ 38-yard line to begin the fourth quarter.
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