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Rapid Reaction: Northwestern falls 32-14 to Purdue in Wildcat Classic

CHICAGO, Ill. — The Friendly Confines were not so kind today.

The Northwestern Wildcats (3-8, 1-7 B1G) fell 29-14 to the Purdue Boilermakers (7-4, 5-3 B1G) on Saturday to extend the Wildcat losing streak to a season-high five games.

The story offensively was fifth-year senior quarterback Aidan O’Connell and junior receiver Milton Wright. The duo connected eight times for 213 yards and three touchdowns. Fellow junior receiver David Bell finished with 12 receptions for 101 yards.

There were not many bright spots for the ‘Cats, but the star of the afternoon was running back Evan Hull.