Northern Illinois Has No Trouble With Eureka In 100-52 WinMarshawn Wilson scored 17 points on 6 of 8 shooting to help lead Northern Illinois to a 100-52 victory over Division III Eureka College on Saturday.
Hare Leads Northern Illinois Past Eastern Michigan, 49-21Drew Hare threw four touchdown passes, and Joel Bouagnon rushed for 136 yards and a score.
Boston College Edges NIU, 17-14Troy Flutie threw a touchdown pass in his first career start and Jon Hilliman had a tiebreaking 21-yard scoring run.
Fairdale Mourns Two Women Killed By TornadoBoth Geraldine Schultz, 67, and 69-year-old Jacklyn Klosa were friends and lived in Fairdale, which was leveled Thursday evening by an EF-4 tornado that reached 200 mph.
NIU Beats Ball State In Overtime, 71-67Anthony Johnson had 18 points.
Northern Illinois Sneaks By Western Michigan, 65-63Aaron Armstead scored 17 points, going 4-of-5 from 3-point range.
NIU Defeats Central Michigan, 73-55Aaric Armstead had 15 points.
Northern Illinois Edges Toledo, 84-82Travon Baker scored 18 points, including a game-tying 3-pointer in the final minute.
Talley, Eastern Michigan Hold On To Beat NIU, 73-65Mike Talley scored 19 of his career-high 25 in the first half, and Karrington Ward added 21 points and nine rebounds.
Central Michigan Tops Northern Illinois, 68-66Braylon Rayson scored 23 points and Central Michigan got its school-record 14th win on its home court this season.
Northern Illinois Handles Ball State, 75-63 Travon Baker scored 16 points, hitting four 3-pointers.
Baker Helps Northern Illinois Beat Miami (Ohio)Travon Baker scored 16 points, including the game-winning layup with three seconds left.