Northern Illinois : College Football Recap

No. 19 San Diego State holds off Northern Illinois

No. 19 San Diego State holds off Northern Illinois

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October 01 Back-to-back interceptions by Tariq Thompson and Kameron Kelly denied Northern Illinois' upset bid as No. 19 San Diego State survived a sluggish offensive performance to win 34-28 on Saturday night. FULL STORY

Bowling Green rolls over Northern Illinois 34-14

Bowling Green rolls over Northern Illinois 34-14

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December 05 Travis Greene rushed for two touchdowns and quarterback Matt Johnson threw for 235 yards and two scores as Bowling Green beat Northern Illinois 34-14 for the Mid-American Conference FULL STORY

Northern Illinois rallies to defeat No. 24 Toledo

Northern Illinois rallies to defeat No. 24 Toledo

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November 03 Northern Illinois rallied from an eight-point, fourth-quarter deficit to upset No. 24 Toledo 32-27 Tuesday night at the Glass Bowl. FULL STORY

No. 1 Buckeyes hold off scrappy Huskies 20-10

No. 1 Buckeyes hold off scrappy Huskies 20-10

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September 19 Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee returned an interception 41 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter to spark the struggling top-ranked Buckeyes to a 20-13 win FULL STORY

USU slows Lynch, tops NIU in Poinsettia Bowl

USU slows Lynch, tops NIU in Poinsettia Bowl

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December 26 Lynch, who completed 20 of 35 passes for 216 yards, connected on a 15-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver Juwan Brescacin with 1:44 left to FULL STORY

Lynch, Stingily pace Huskies to win over Rockets

Lynch, Stingily pace Huskies to win over Rockets

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November 20 Northern Illinois advanced to its fourth consecutive Mid-American Conference championship game in Detroit after Lynch scored three second-half FULL STORY

Late surge keeps Northern Illinois undefeated

Late surge keeps Northern Illinois undefeated

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November 13 Brown's second touchdown reception came with 5:49 to go. Northern Illinois added a 16-yard touchdown run by Lynch with 1:26 left and defensive end FULL STORY

Huskies help out MAC cause

Huskies help out MAC cause

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September 23 Nine years after beating Iowa State in DeKalb, the Huskies gained another home victory over a team from a BCS conference. Northern Illinois mounted a furious fourth-quarter comeback to pull out a 30-23 victory over Kansas in Huskie Stadium. FULL STORY