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Sean McGuire threw for 315 yards and a touchdown, the Western Illinois defense came up with two late stops, and the FCS Leathernecks upset Northern Illinois 28-23 on Saturday.
Donnel Pumphrey ran for three touchdowns and Christian Chapman threw for three more as San Diego State won its 13th consecutive game, beating Northern Illinois 42-28 on Saturday.
Quinton Flowers threw for 350 yards and four touchdowns to lead South Florida to a 48-17 rout of Northern Illinois on Saturday night.
Virginia Tech will sport new uniforms at Bristol Motor Speedway, while Air Force's sharktooth helmet will make its debut. Oregon has new threads, too.
Josh Allen eluded three would-be tacklers on a wild touchdown scramble from 7 yards out in the third overtime to lift Wyoming to a 40-34 win over Northern Illinois in a game that began nearly two
Alabama and USC pass the eye test when it comes to their talent level, but the Tide have more of it in the most important places. Plus, Bill Snyder's advice on stopping Christian McCaffrey.
Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby will conduct video conferences with at least 18 schools that have contacted the league about being considered as expansion candidates.
The Mid-American Conference's head coaches and select players are at MAC media day on Thursday to kick off the 2016 season at Ford Field.
Bowling Green took home last season's MAC title, but Western Michigan brings back receiver Corey Davis and a high-powered offense. Who are the other players to watch in the conference?
How do MAC coaches think 2016 will go? Opposing coaches dish on why Ohio will be good (again), Kareem Hunt should hit 1,000 yards (again) and Western Michigan will throw it a lot (again).
Watch: Northern Illinois signing day coverage
Tune in for comprehensive coverage all day long as the next class of Northern Illinois stars sign the dotted line to play for the Huskies. Live on ESPN3
Former Northern Illinois running back Akeem Daniels filed a lawsuit Wednesday against DraftKings and FanDuel alleging they used his name to generate millions of dollars in revenue.
The worst bowl performance ever?
Michigan State's abysmal playoff showing got all the attention, but Northern Illinois piled up 33 total yards in its 55-7 loss to Boise State. Coach Rod Carey's statement that it "wasn't a good performance" could be the understatement of the year. Best and worst of bowl season
Boise State jumped out to a 7-0 lead in the game's first minute and never looked back as the Broncos cruised to a 55-7 win over Northern Illinois.
Northern Illinois @ Ball State Cardinals
Scheumann Stadium - Sat 10/1