Northwestern to honor local heroes during game against Indiana State

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A member of the Chicago Fire Department holds the flag during the National Anthem before the Northwestern Wildcats
take on the Illinois State Redbirds at Ryan Field on September 10, 2016 in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

When the Northwestern Wildcats take the field against Indiana State tomorrow, it will be 20 years since the September 11th attacks on the Twins Towers in New York. Northwestern plans to honor local heroes during the game. Coach Pat Fitzgerald shares his memories of September 11th, 2001, and talks about why it’s so important to remember those we lost over the last two decades.

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