Northwestern announced on Friday morning that the ‘Cats will be wearing a matte black helmet, white jerseys and black pants as they look to remain unbeaten against Purdue Saturday evening.
The UA cleats also feature a unique design reminiscent of the scratch marks of a ferocious feline, as the ‘Cats will certainly need to sharpen their claws for Saturday’s battle.
According to Ella Brockway of The Daily Northwestern, the ‘Cats are 2-1 when wearing the combo, which last appearing in the narrow loss to Nebraska in 2019.
Week 4 Uniform Intel!— Ella Brockway (@ellabrockway) November 13, 2020
Record in W-B-B since 2012: 2-1
Games worn: W at Wisconsin (2015), W at Minnesota (2018), L at Nebraska (2019) https://t.co/jsOnbc0Zmj
With anticipation building for next week’s matchup against COVID-struck Wisconsin, the ‘Cats will look to advance to 4-0 to solidify their spot atop the Big Ten West and earn their third win in these threads.