This is an image of a football on a field at night with the scoreboard and goal posts in the background.

Sioux City, Iowa — The Northwestern Red Raider football team upset the number 1 Morningside Mustangs Saturday afternoon in the national semifinals.

Number 6 Northwestern claimed the 44-41 win via a 75-yeard touchdown pass from Tyson Kooima to Michael Storey with 16-seconds left in the game.

Cade Moser picked up a school record 303 years receiving for the Red Raiders, and Kooima threw for 490 yards and three scores in the contest. Eli Stadler set a single-season record for field goals made, with 914.

With the win over Morningside, the Raiders advance to the Championship game where they’ll face Lindsey Wilson.

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