Northern Illinois Huskies

Northern Illinois Huskies

5th MIDAM FBS | 0-4
  • Passing Yards
    61st
    237.3 PYPG
  • Rushing Yards
    124th
    113.5 RYPG
  • Total Yards Per Game
    104th
    350.8 YPG
  • The Associated Press

    Eskridge helps Western Michigan rally for 30-27 victory

    KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) -- D'Wayne Eskridge ran a kickoff back for a touchdown and capped a big day with a reverse that set up the winning field goal as unbeaten Western Michigan edged Northern Illinois 30-27 on Saturday.

  • 2020 MAC Football Week 3 Game Preview: NIU at Ball State
    Hustle Belt

    2020 MAC Football Week 3 Game Preview: NIU at Ball State

    However, since 1999 NIU has reclaimed the series - going 17-4 and, at one point, claiming ten straight wins over Ball State (2009-2018) before BSU ended the streak last season. It wasn’t until 2008 that a trophy was introduced. And, as a tribute to both universities’ rural locations, a stalk of corn became the inspiration for the trophy.