The Daily Northwestern

Pope: If Thorson misses time, expect Andrew Marty to be Wildcats’ quarterback

Ben Pope, Sports Editor

May 1, 2018

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories

Football Andrew Marty said he first met the man he may replace this fall over the cheesy aromas of a Lou Malnati’s pizza. Marty, now a redshirt freshman quarterback, was then a junior in high school. Clayton Thorson...

Rapid Reaction: Northwestern pulls off 21-14 win against Purdue despite problems

Stephanie Kelly, Managing Editor

November 14, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

Gameday In a game expected to be easy for Northwestern, the No. 18 Wildcats (8-2, 4-2) struggled to pull together their 21-14 senior day win against Purdue (2-8, 1-5). What went right: For most of the game, not very muc...

QB Clayton Thorson pulled for Zack Oliver

Bobby Pillote, Gameday Editor

November 14, 2015

Filed under Football, Gameday, Latest Stories, Sports

After a shaky start that saw him complete just seven of 16 pass attempts and toss an interception, redshirt freshman quarterback Clayton Thorson was benched in favor of senior Zack Oliver late in the third quarter of Northwestern’s...