Northwestern traveled to West Point en masse today, with thousands of fans selling out Army's beautiful Michie Stadium. Several fans provided some great pre-game photos on their twitter accounts...
- — NU_Sports (@NU_Sports)Sat, Sep 17 2011 12:26:57
- Northwestern elects to receive the opening kickoff, and away we go!
- — CassidyHubbarth (@CassidyHubbarth)Sat, Sep 17 2011 12:39:42Should Dan Persa be worried?... Cleared to play bur Coulter gets the start and looking super athletic. #Northwestern
- — NU_SportsLIVE (@NU_SportsLIVE)Sat, Sep 17 2011 12:43:17Sea of cadets in the east stands is impressive, as is the sea of purple enveloping the south end zone of Michie Stadium! #NUvsArmy
- — DanHillReports (@DanHillReports)Sat, Sep 17 2011 12:40:55
Army quarterback Trent Steelman has seven carries for 49 yards on the Black Knights' opening drive, finishing with a 17-yard TD run to give the home team a 7-0 lead near the end of the first quarter. NU then suffers a 3-and-out in the shadow of its own goal line.
- — TeddyGreenstein (@TeddyGreenstein)Sat, Sep 17 2011 13:05:48Strap it on. This is gonna be a dogfight. Army looking good. Colter victimized by drops by Ebert, C Jones.