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TOUGH BLOW—NMU quarterback Drake Davis drops back to pass during Saturdays 21-14 loss to Michigan Tech. The Wildcats have now lost 11 straight meetings against the Huskies dating back to 2010. Photo courtesy of NMU Athletics.

Wildcats’ football loses 11th straight Miner’s Cup in heartbreaker to Michigan Tech

Travis Nelson, Sports Editor October 18, 2021

It seems whenever Northern Michigan and Michigan Tech lock horns on the football field, the Wildcats find a new way to fall short. The same can be said for this year’s edition of the U.P. rivalry, as...

Photo by Neil Flavin: Junior running back Jake Mayon caps-off the first quarter of the Wildcats game against Davenport.

NMU drops Miner’s Cup: Michigan Tech takes 13th victory in the last 16 years

Trevor Drew October 5, 2017

After shooting out to a 14-point lead in the first quarter of the 2017 Miner’s Cup, it looked as though the Wildcats might actually snap their 7-year losing streak against their rival, the Michigan Tech...

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