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Dan Persa exits late with foot pain

Updated: October 1, 2011, 7:06 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Northwestern senior quarterback Dan Persa sat out his team's final two offensive series of Saturday's 38-35 loss to Illinoisi as a precautionary measure after feeling pain in his right foot.

The injury occurred when Persa was tripped up from behind by Illinois' Michael Buchanan on a second-down play early in the fourth quarter. Persa left the game following the play and did not return.

"I got hit when I was running, and I felt some pain at the bottom of my ...

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