2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
0-4, 1st in MAC - West
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Western Illinois knocks down last chance to earn the upset (0:48)
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Pumphrey's 79-yard TD seals San Diego State win (0:29)
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San Diego State beats Northern Illinois 42-28

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.

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College Football's best 'truck stick' hits (1:33)
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48dBrett McMurphy

Sources: Big 12 to talk expansion with at least 20

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.

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Watch Live: MAC Football Media Day in Detroit

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.

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MAC's 12 most important players in 2016

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?

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MAC confidential: Opposing coaches dish on league

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

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Ex-NIU RB sues DFS sites for using his name

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

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McNichols, Rypien lead Boise State's rout of NIU (1:06)
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Boise State recieves the Poinsettia Bowl trophy (1:27)

Team Stats

Passing Yards238.5Tied-63rd
Rushing Yards186.5Tied-54th
Points For25.5Tied-90th
Points Against39.5Tied-115th