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A patient presents with acute onset headache, fever, and stiff neck. The following day, symptoms worsen and a petechial rash develops over his extremities. CSF exam shows a glucose content of 4 mg/dL, protein content of 82 mg/dL, and cell count of 119 leukocytes, with 72% polymorphonuclear cells. Which of the following is his diagnosis?

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