Cougars fall to Northwestern with last-minute TD
The University of Minnesota, Morris erased a 20-point deficit in the fourth quarter, but fell 50-45 to Northwestern on Saturday at Big Cat Stadium.
Donnie Mavencamp started for the first time in his career and threw for a 404 yards, setting a new school record.
Northwestern forced a three and out in the opening possession for the Cougars and took advantage going on a nine-play, 44-yard drive to take a 7-0 lead.
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