Win Probability 100%

WMU
NIU
NIU 100%

WMU

31

NIU

35

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • WMU321
    • 312NIU
  • Turnovers

    • WMU1
    • 3NIU
  • Possession

    WMUNIU
    26:5833:02
  • 1st Downs

    • WMU17
    • 17NIU

Game Information

Huskie Stadium
  • DeKalb, IL 60115
  • Line: NIU -9.5
  • Over/Under: 49
Attendance: 7,732
11/16/2017 Associated Press

Huff runs for 185 yards, 2 TDs; N. Illinois beats WMU 35-31

Jordan Huff ran for two touchdowns and a career-high 185 yards as Northern Illinois scored a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns to beat Western Michigan 35-31 on Wednesday night.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Western Michigan7714331
Northern Illinois14701435
first QuarterWMUNIU
TD
12:41
Jordan Huff 31 Yd Run (Christian Hagan Kick)
1 play, 31 yards, 0:08
07
play
Huff starts game with TD (0:41)

On their first play from scrimmage, Northern Illinois running back Jordan Huff breaks off a 31-yard touchdown run. (0:41)

TD
4:18
Keishawn Watson 7 Yd pass from Reece Goddard (Josh Grant Kick)
4 plays, 63 yards, 1:46
77
play
Goddard tosses TD for Broncos (0:20)

Western Michigan quarterback Reece Goddard throws a touchdown to Keishawn Watson that evens the score at 7-7. (0:20)

TD
2:34
Marcus Childers 1 Yd Run (Christian Hagan Kick)
6 plays, 43 yards, 1:44
714
play
Childers' 1-yard TD (0:20)

Marcus Childers walks into the end zone on a quarterback draw for a Northern Illinois touchdown. (0:20)

second QuarterWMUNIU
TD
12:04
Jarvion Franklin 2 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
6 plays, 16 yards, 2:56
1414
play
Franklin punches in TD (0:27)

Jarvion Franklin gets in the end zone from 2 yards out for another Broncos touchdown. (0:27)

TD
6:22
Sutton Smith 58 Yd Fumble Return (Christian Hagan Kick)
1 play, -4 yards, 0:12
1421
play
Smith capitalizes on turnover with scoop-and-score (0:30)

Northern Illinois' Sutton Smith picks up the fumble and takes it to the house. (0:30)

third QuarterWMUNIU
TD
3:06
Reece Goddard 7 Yd Run (Josh Grant Kick)
3 plays, 12 yards, 1:24
2121
play
Goddard scrambles for TD (0:26)

Reece Goddard scrambles for a 7-yard Western Michigan touchdown to tie the game at 21 (0:26)

TD
1:36
Donnie Ernsberger 13 Yd pass from Reece Goddard (Josh Grant Kick)
3 plays, 24 yards, 1:14
2821
play
Ernsberger dives for TD (0:27)

Donnie Ernsberger takes the Reece Goddard pass 13 yards for a Western Michigan touchdown. (0:27)

fourth QuarterWMUNIU
TD
14:04
Jordan Huff 14 Yd Run (Christian Hagan Kick)
5 plays, 70 yards, 2:32
2828
FG
10:37
Josh Grant 28 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 84 yards, 3:27
3128
TD
6:20
Mitchell Brinkman 26 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Christian Hagan Kick)
10 plays, 67 yards, 4:17
3135
play
Brinkman grabs 26-yard TD (0:36)

Mitchell Brinkman takes the Marcus Childers pass to the house and gives the Huskies the lead. (0:36)

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