Win Probability 100%

NIU
BUFF
NIU 100%

NIU

30

BUFF

29

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NIU409
    • 394BUFF
  • Turnovers

    • NIU1
    • 0BUFF
  • Possession

    NIUBUFF
    35:0524:55
  • 1st Downs

    • NIU23
    • 26BUFF

Game Information

Ford Field
  • Detroit, MI
Attendance: 10,255
16%
Capacity: 65,000

Northern Illinois scores late to win MAC title game 30-29

Marcus Childers threw a touchdown pass -- his fourth of the game -- to D.J. Brown with 1:09 to go and Northern Illinois rallied from a 20-point, second-half deficit to take a 30-29 victory over Buffalo in the Mid-American Conference championship game...

12/1/2018 Associated Press

Scoring Summary

1234T
Northern Illinois01071330
Buffalo7157029
first QuarterNIUBUFF
TD
6:38
Kevin Marks 3 Yd Run (Alex McNulty Kick)
13 plays, 94 yards, 5:39
07
second QuarterNIUBUFF
TD
14:55
Anthony Johnson 13 Yd pass from Tyree Jackson (Alex McNulty PAT failed)
11 plays, 94 yards, 5:00
013
TD
9:51
Spencer Tears 13 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Andrew Gantz Kick)
12 plays, 75 yards, 5:04
713
TD
5:41
Anthony Johnson 26 Yd pass from Tyree Jackson (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
9 plays, 75 yards, 4:10
719
FG
1:42
Andrew Gantz 39 Yd Field Goal
12 plays, 53 yards, 3:59
1019
FG
0:03
Adam Mitcheson 24 Yd Field Goal
8 plays, 70 yards, 1:39
1022
third QuarterNIUBUFF
TD
11:25
Jaret Patterson 9 Yd Run (Adam Mitcheson Kick)
8 plays, 75 yards, 3:35
1029
TD
0:17
D.J. Brown 28 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Andrew Gantz Kick)
5 plays, 34 yards, 1:41
1729
fourth QuarterNIUBUFF
TD
12:51
Spencer Tears 32 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Andrew Gantz Kick)
4 plays, 63 yards, 1:17
2429
TD
1:09
D.J. Brown 35 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Two-Point Pass Conversion Failed)
8 plays, 70 yards, 2:11
3029
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