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Northern Illinois' Lynch Named MAC MVPWhile NIU will have to wait until Friday to play Kent State in the Mid-American Conference championships, the team has something it can already celebrate.
NIU QB Harnish Named MAC's Top PlayerNorthern Illinois quarterback Chandler Harnish was named the winner of the Vern Smith Leadership Award Wednesday, given to the MAC's top player.
2 Late FGs Give N. Illinois 41-38 Win Vs. Ball St.Mathew Sims hit two field goals in the final 2:46 and Northern Illinois piled up 710 yards of offense to defeat Ball State 41-38 on Tuesday night.
Harnish Leads NIU To 5th Straight WinChandler Harnish threw for 294 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 151 yards and another score to lead Northern Illinois to a 45-14 win over Bowling Green on Tuesday night.
Harnish Throws 6 TDs As Huskies Take Control Of MAC WestChandler Harnish threw a 4-yard strike to Perez Ashford with 19 seconds left for his sixth touchdown pass of the game, lifting Northern Illinois to a wild 63-60 victory over Toledo on Tuesday night.
Northern Illinois Defeats Buffalo 31-30Chandler Harnish gained 217 all-purpose yards in Northern Illinois' 31-30 win over Buffalo on Saturday.
NIU's Harnish Earns MAC HonorsFollowing the Huskie's 51-22 rout of Western Michigan, quarterback Chandler Harnish has been named Mid-American Conference West Offensive Player of the Week.
Northern Illinois Runs Over Western Michigan 51-22Northern Illinois rushed for 494 yards and six touchdowns Saturday en route to a 51-22 victory over Western Michigan.
Northern Illinois Tops Cal Poly 47-30Quarterback Chandler Harnish broke a 48-year-old school touchdown record as Northern Illinois snapped a two-game losing streak with a 47-30 victory over Cal Poly on Saturday.
No. 7 Badgers Overpower Northern Illinois 49-7Russell Wilson threw for 347 yards and three scores, Montee Ball rushed for another two touchdowns and No. 7 Wisconsin piled up more than 600 yards of total offense Saturday in a 49-7 rout of Northern Illinois at Soldier Field.
Harnish's 5 TD Passes Lead NIU Over Army 49-26Chandler Harnish helped give new Northern Illinois coach Dave Doeren a win in his debut. Harnish tossed a career-high five touchdown passes and rushed for another to lead the Huskies to a 49-26 victory over Army in Doeren's head coaching debut on Saturday.
NIU Picked To Finish 2nd In MAC WestDespite returning just two starters on defense and facing the task of breaking in a new head coach, expectations for Northern Illinois are still high this season.
Bowl Victory Give Huskies Most Wins In School's History