Huskies Win Fifth Straight

(WSCR) – While the Nothern Illinois Huskies won their fifth straight, Central Michigan lost their fifth straight. Nothern Illinois came out on top with a dominant 33-7 victory.

DE KALB, Ill. (AP) Chad Spann rushed for three touchdowns and 101 yards while Michael Cklamovski added four field goals in Northern Illinois’ 33-7 Mid-American victory over Central Michigan on Saturday.

The Huskies (6-2, 4-0) scored 30 unanswered points on the way to their fifth straight victory and first over the Chippewas (2-6, 1-4) since 2007.

The loss was Central Michigan’s fifth straight and its most lopsided of the season.

Spann has scored a rushing touchdown in seven consecutive games and has 11 for the season. This was his fourth 100-yard game in the last five. Spann scored on runs of 13 and 12 yards in the third quarter and added a 2-yard rushing TD with 5:33 remaining.

Updated October 23, 2010

w1 © 2010 by STATS LLC and Associated Press.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

More From CBS Chicago

News Via Email
Podcast Network

Watch & Listen LIVE