2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
7-6, 1st in MAC - East
5d

N. Illinois wins MAC championship 41-23 over Kent St.

— Quarterback Rocky Lombardi ran for three touchdowns and Jay Ducker ran for 146 yards on 29 carries to power Northern Illinois to a 41-23 victory over Kent State in the Mid-American Conference title game on Saturday.

Rocky Lombardi fools Kent State twice on fourth-quarter TD runs (0:34)
5d
Dustin Crum's pass attempt ends in disaster as NIU gets a pick-six (0:34)
2d
12d

Kent State holds off Miami (Ohio) 48-47 in OT, wins MAC East

— Dustin Crum scored from the 1 on a misdirection play in overtime, and Montre Miller broke up a two-point conversion pass as Kent State held off Miami (Ohio) 48-47 on Saturday to earn a spot in the Mid-American Conference championship game.

Miami (OH) RedHawks vs. Kent State Golden Flashes: Full Highlights (2:25)
12d
Kent State wins MAC East as Miami (OH)'s 2-point conversion falls short (0:39)
12d
Dustin Crum runs it in for 10-yard Kent State TD (0:41)
19d
Lew Nichols goes off for 215 yards and 4 TDs (1:25)
28d
End Zone! Marquez Cooper scores 36-yard Rushing touchdown vs. Northern Illinois (0:27)
35d
Cooper manages to fight off traffic for a 15-yard TD (0:27)
47d
Kent State Golden Flashes vs. Western Michigan Broncos: Full Highlights (1:51)
54d
Dante Cephas makes catch for 40-yard Receiving touchdown (0:27)
60d
Dustin Crum runs for 11-yard touchdown (0:27)
68d
Taulia Tagovailoa throws 9-yard TD Pass vs. Kent State (0:31)
75d

Team Stats

Passing Yards237.563rd
Rushing Yards243.34th
Points For32.666th
Points Against35.1118th