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Wildcats run over Panthers for 31-24 Pinstripe Bowl victory

Northwestern running back Justin Jackson (21) tallied 224 yards and three touchdowns in the Wildcats' 31-24 win over Pitt in the Pinstripe Bowl. Elaina Zachos | Senior Staff Photographer

By Steve Rotstein | Sports Editor

December 28, 2016

The Pitt football team closed out the regular season as one of the hottest teams in college football, but finished its year with a dud of a performance against Northwestern in New York City. The Panthers (8-5) fell to the Wildcats (7-6), 31-24, in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium in Bronx, N...

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