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Northern Illinois Outlasts Western Michigan 48-34

Jordan Lynch threw four touchdown passes and ran for two more Saturday, leading Northern Illinois to a 48-34 victory over Western Michigan.

10/27/2012

Kain Colter. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Northwestern Replaces Vanderbilt With Western Michigan On 2013 Schedule

One day after Vanderbilt canceled a home-and-home series with Northwestern for 2013 and 2014, the Wildcats filled the vacancy by adding Western Michigan to their 2013 schedule.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2012

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Western Michigan Routs Northern Illinois 78-53

Demetrius Ward scored 18 points and Western Michigan beat Northern Illinois 78-53 on Wednesday night.

02/15/2012

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Western Michigan Defeats Northern Illinois 77-68

Hayden Hoerdemann came off the bench to score 18 points as Western Michigan beat Northern Illinois 77-68 on Wednesday night.

01/11/2012

Players from the Purdue Boilermakers run on the court as a Purdue cheerleader waves a flag prior to taking on the Illinois Fighting Illini during the Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament at Conseco Fieldhouse on March 14, 2008 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Purdue Beats Western Michigan 37-32 In Pizza Bowl

Perhaps empowered by getting a contract extension recently, Purdue coach Danny Hope made the gutsy decision to go for two onside kicks in the first half and both gambles paid off for the Boilermakers in a 37-32 win over Western Michigan on Tuesday night in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.

12/27/2011

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Northern Illinois Runs Over Western Michigan 51-22

Northern Illinois rushed for 494 yards and six touchdowns Saturday en route to a 51-22 victory over Western Michigan.

10/15/2011

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Illini’s Dimke, Young Earn Big Ten Weekly Honors

Illinois kicker Derek Dimke was named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week Monday and running back Donovonn Young earned Big Ten Freshman of the Week honors.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2011

Nathan Scheelhaase

Wisch: Illini’s Table Is Set, But Can They Really Run It?

Considering that the University of Illinois hasn’t started out even 4-0 in a football season since the fall of 1951 – back when Dick Butkus was merely the meanest 8-year-old in Chicago – the message a friend of mine posted last Sunday on my Facebook did read a bit outrageous.

09/23/2011

Bruce Weber

Tisdale Leads Fighting Illini Over Western Michigan

Illinois coach Bruce Weber said his Fighting Illini played their best first half of the season on Saturday, when they took a 25-point lead into halftime.

11/27/2010