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MAC Football 2014 All-Conference Team

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 2 days ago
The 2014 college football season kicks off on Aug. 27 and concludes in Dallas with the first four-team playoff in the FBS ranks on January 12, 2015. Since it’s never too early to start thinking about the upcoming college football season, Athlon Sports has already released its projected rankings for 2014, as well as conference predictions. With the predictions released, it’s time...

MAC Football 2014 Predictions

By Steven Lassan, 4 months 2 weeks ago
 2014 MAC PredictionsEast DivisionMACOverall 1. Bowling Green (No. 59)8-011-2 2. Ohio (No. 95)5-37-5 3. Akron (No. 97)5-36-6 4. Buffalo (No. 104)4-46-6 5. Kent State (No. 114)3-54-8 6. Miami, Ohio (No. 120)2-63-9 7. UMass (No. 121)2-62-10 West DivisionMACOverall 1. Toledo (No. 75)6-27-6 2. N. Illinois (No. 77)6-28-4 3. Ball State (No....

2014 College Football Rankings: #77 Northern Illinois

By Athlon Sports, 4 months 3 weeks ago
The 2014 college football season starts on Aug. 27 and continues into mid-January with the first edition of the four-team playoff. Athlon Sports is counting down until kickoff with projections and previews for all 128 FBS teams. Here is our team preview for No. 77 Northern Illinois.Previewing Northern Illinois’ Offense for 2014:Once known as Tailback U for its string of 1,000-yard rushers...

Recap: Northern Ill vs. Utah State

By Anonymous (not verified), 9 months 3 weeks ago
San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Joey DeMartino rushed for 143 yards and a touchdown to lead Utah State to a 21-14 win over 24th-ranked Northern Illinois in the Poinsettia Bowl on Thursday.Darell Garretson completed 17-of-28 passes for 121 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions and Brandon Swindall finished with four catches for 28 yards and a score for the Aggies (9-5), who finished...

Lynch held in check as Utah State downs NIU in Poinsettia Bowl

By Evan Buhler, 9 months 3 weeks ago
Brian Suite intercepted Jordan Lynch's pass and recovered a fumble by the Heisman Trophy finalist to help Utah State beat No. 24 Northern Illinois 21-14 on Thursday night in the Poinsettia Bowl.

Lynch leads NIU vs Utah St in Poinsettia Bowl

By Evan Buhler, 9 months 4 weeks ago
Jordan Lynch will make a run at history Thursday night when he suits up for the final time for No. 24 Northern Illinois in the Poinsettia Bowl against Utah State.

Poinsettia Bowl Preview and Prediction: Utah State vs. Northern Illinois

By Mitch Light, 9 months 4 weeks ago
Northern Illinois’ quest for a second straight trip to a BCS bowl was derailed by Bowling Green in the MAC Championship Game. The 47–27 loss cost the Huskies a spot in the Fiesta Bowl and a shot at the school’s first undefeated season since 1963. But a week in San Diego is not a bad consolation prize — especially when you make DeKalb, Ill., home.Northern Illinois opened...

Utah State (8-5) vs. (24) Northern Illinois (12-1) (ET)

By Anonymous (not verified), 10 months 3 days ago
GAME NOTES: Jordan Lynch will play the final game of his collegiate career as the 24th-ranked Northern Illinois Huskies square off with the Utah State Aggies in the Poinsettia Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium.Lynch finished third in the voting for the Heisman Trophy after leading NIU to a 12-0 regular season record that included victories over Iowa, Purdue, Ball State and Toledo. The Huskies looked like...

Huskies and Aggies collide in Poinsettia Bowl

By Anonymous (not verified), 10 months 3 days ago
San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordan Lynch will play the final game of his collegiate career as the 24th-ranked Northern Illinois Huskies square off with the Utah State Aggies in the Poinsettia Bowl at Qualcomm Stadium.Lynch finished third in the voting for the Heisman Trophy after leading NIU to a 12-0 regular season record that included victories over Iowa, Purdue, Ball State and Toledo....

NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl

By Anonymous (not verified), 10 months 5 days ago
NCAA Bowl Game Matchup -- San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl Utah State Aggies:== Aug 29 - L at Utah, 26-30== Sep 7 - W at Air Force, 52-20== Sep 14 - W vs. Weber State, 70-6== Sep 21 - L at USC, 14-17== Sep 27 - W at San Jose St, 40-12== Oct 4 - L vs. BYU, 14-31== Oct 12 - L vs. Boise...