Scary situation: Northwestern WR carted off after collision vs. Michigan State
This is a frightening situation unfolding in East Lansing.
Northwestern WR Berkeley Holman had to be carted off the field after a violent collision with a Michigan State defensive back.
Holman was attempting to catch a pass from quarterback Peyton Ramsey, but it was intercepted.
Here’s the play:
Dear god, I hope Berkeley Holman from @NUFBFamily is OK. Brutal hit. pic.twitter.com/HT5TpQObZv
— Christopher Boan (@cgboan) November 28, 2020
According to Chris Solari of the Detroit Free Press, doctors had to cut Holman’s helmet off at the scene.
Medics cut the facemask off Berkeley Holman's helmet.
— Chris Solari (@chrissolari) November 28, 2020
Per Adam Hoge of NBCS Chicago, Holman is awake and alert and being taken to a local hospital for precautionary reasons.
After a scary hit, Northwestern WR Berkeley Holman is awake, alert and talking. Being taken to a local hospital for precautionary reasons.
— Adam Hoge (@AdamHoge) November 28, 2020
Holman is a junior receiver from Irvine, Calif. He had two catches for 27 yards before leaving the game.
If Northwestern wins this game, it will clinch a spot in the Big Ten Championship game. The Wildcats are 5-0 and coming off a win over Wisconsin.