Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • BGSU574
    • 454NIU
  • Turnovers

    • BGSU1
    • 2NIU
  • Possession

    BGSUNIU
    24:5834:10
  • 1st Downs

    • BGSU27
    • 29NIU

Game Information

Coverage: ESPN2
Attendance: 21,106
12/7/2013 Associated Press

Bowling Green ruins N. Illinois' BCS hopes

Matt Johnson threw four of his career-high five touchdown passes in the first half and Bowling Green routed No. 16 Northern Illinois 47-27 on Friday night for the Mid-American Conference title, ending the Huskies' shot at playing in a marquee bowl game.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Bowling Green171401647
Northern Illinois767727
first QuarterBGSUNIU
TD
12:27
Matt Johnson pass complete to Tyler Beck for 28 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
bgsu drive: 5 plays 75 yards, 02:33 bgsu td, 2:33
70
XP
12:27
Tyler Tate extra point GOOD.
bgsu drive: 5 plays 75 yards, 02:33 bgsu td, 2:33
70
TD
9:08
Jordan Lynch pass complete to Juwan Brescacin for 14 yards for a TOUCHDOWN, BOWLING GREEN penalty holding declined.
niu drive: 11 plays 73 yards, 03:14 niu td, 3:14
77
XP
9:08
Mathew Sims extra point GOOD.
niu drive: 11 plays 73 yards, 03:14 niu td, 3:14
77
FG
6:49
Tyler Tate 26 yard field goal GOOD.
bgsu drive: 5 plays 67 yards, 02:19 bgsu fg, 2:19
107
TD
2:32
Matt Johnson pass complete to Ronnie Moore for 36 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
bgsu drive: 5 plays 76 yards, 02:35 bgsu td, 2:35
177
XP
2:32
Tyler Tate extra point GOOD.
bgsu drive: 5 plays 76 yards, 02:35 bgsu td, 2:35
177
second QuarterBGSUNIU
FG
14:51
Mathew Sims 51 yard field goal GOOD.
niu drive: 9 plays 48 yards, 02:34 niu fg, 2:34
1710
FG
11:22
Mathew Sims 45 yard field goal GOOD.
niu drive: 6 plays 37 yards, 01:45 niu fg, 1:45
1713
TD
5:39
Matt Johnson pass complete to Heath Jackson for 22 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
bgsu drive: 9 plays 88 yards, 05:34 bgsu td, 5:34
2413
XP
5:39
Tyler Tate extra point GOOD.
bgsu drive: 9 plays 88 yards, 05:34 bgsu td, 5:34
2413
TD
0:13
Matt Johnson pass complete to Alex Bayer for 12 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
bgsu drive: 8 plays 51 yards, 00:52 bgsu td, 0:52
3013
XP
0:13
Tyler Tate extra point GOOD.
bgsu drive: 8 plays 51 yards, 00:52 bgsu td, 0:52
3113
third QuarterBGSUNIU
TD
12:23
Jordan Lynch rush for 8 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
niu drive: 7 plays 64 yards, 02:29 niu td, 2:29
3119
XP
12:23
Mathew Sims extra point GOOD.
niu drive: 7 plays 64 yards, 02:29 niu td, 2:29
3120
fourth QuarterBGSUNIU
FG
14:50
Tyler Tate 52 yard field goal GOOD.
bgsu drive: 10 plays 39 yards, 05:32 bgsu fg, 5:32
3420
TD
10:17
Matt Johnson pass complete to Travis Greene for 6 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
bgsu drive: 4 plays 20 yards, 02:41 bgsu td, 2:41
4020
TD
2:44
Travis Greene rush for 16 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
bgsu drive: 10 plays 59 yards, 05:22 bgsu td, 5:22
4620
XP
2:44
Tyler Tate extra point GOOD.
bgsu drive: 10 plays 59 yards, 05:22 bgsu td, 5:22
4720
TD
0:14
Jordan Lynch rush for 2 yards for a TOUCHDOWN.
niu drive: 11 plays 79 yards, 02:26 niu td, 2:26
4726
XP
0:14
Mathew Sims extra point GOOD.
niu drive: 11 plays 79 yards, 02:26 niu td, 2:26
4727

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