Mid American Conference
Drew Hare ran for Northern Illinois’ final two touchdowns as the Huskies scored 24 unanswered points to defeat Western Michigan and win a fifth consecutive Mid-American Conference West title.
Former Bears punter Brad Maynard is one of seven inductees to the 2013 Mid-American Conference Hall of Fame class.
I’ve always found it odd that here in Illinois, despite being the fifth most populous state in the country, we have only three major college football programs.
Jordan Lynch threw for 407 yards and three touchdowns Wednesday night and Northern Illinois defeated Toledo 31-24 to claim a spot in the Mid-American Conference championship game.