Stingily leads NIU to 38-24 win over Kent St.
N. Illinois 35, Ball St. 23
N. Illinois 45, Bowling Green 14
Northern Illinois will name its new football coach at 2 p.m. CT at NIU Convocation Center on Monday, the school announced late Sunday night.
Northern Illinois to play South Florida in International Bowl.
Quarterback Chandler Harnish threw a touchdown pass in his first appearance in nearly a month as Northern Illinois topped Ball State on Thursday.
Chandler Harnish threw two touchdowns passes and ran for two more scores as Northern Illinois took a 42-14 Mid-American Conference victory over Kent State on Tuesday night.
N. Illinois 16, Bowling Green 13
TCU will play in the first bowl of the season, accepting a bid Monday to represent the Mountain West Conference in the Poinsettia Bowl.
They might not be household names yet, but JaMarcus Russell, Adrian Arrington and Garrett Wolfe will be, writes Todd McShay.
Troy Smith tossed touchdown passes of 5 and 58 yards to Ted Ginn Jr. on top-ranked Ohio State's first two possessions to fuel the Buckeyes' 35-12 victory over Northern Illinois on Saturday.
When he's in the lineup, Northern Illinois RB Garrett Wolfe has carried the Huskies on his 5-foot-7 frame.
Iowa State 48, Northern Illinois 41