Northern Illinois vs Western Michigan (10/14/06)


Scoring Summary


Scoring Summary (Final) Northern Illinois (4-3-0,3-2) vs. Western Michigan (4-2-0,2-1) Date: 10/14/06 Site: Kalamazoo, Mich. Stadium: Waldo Stadium Attendance: 19275 Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 Score ----------------- -- -- -- -- ----- Northern Illinois... 7 0 0 7 - 14 Western Michigan.... 0 10 3 3 - 16

Scoring Summary: 1st 10:24 NIU - CARTER, Jarret 0 yd blocked punt return (NENDICK, Chris kick) NIU 7 - WMU 0 2nd 11:39 WMU - MEYER, Nate 20 yd field goal 15 plays, 64 yards, TOP 6:39, NIU 7 - WMU 3 03:34 WMU - STEVENS, Matt 2 yd pass from CUBIT, Ryan (MEYER, Nate kick) 12 plays, 73 yards, TOP 5:57, NIU 7 - WMU 10 3rd 07:45 WMU - MEYER, Nate 39 yd field goal 9 plays, 45 yards, TOP 4:13, NIU 7 - WMU 13 4th 03:25 WMU - MEYER, Nate 40 yd field goal 9 plays, 30 yards, TOP 5:18, NIU 7 - WMU 16 01:19 NIU - DAVIS, Britt 31 yd pass from HORVATH, Phil (NENDICK, Chris kick) 8 plays, 80 yards, TOP 2:06, NIU 14 - WMU 16

Kickoff time: 2:06 End of Game: 5:14 Total elapsed time: 3:08 Officials: Referee: Nick DeFine; Umpire: Mark Shupe; Linesman: Jeff Szink; Line judge: Harold Deines; Back judge: Rob Luklan; Field judge: Charles Braum; Side judge: George Plesac; Scorer: Marv Moll; Temperature: 45 Wind: WNW 17 Weather: Mostly Cloudy


Team Statistics


Team Statistics (Final) NIU WMU FIRST DOWNS................... 10 21 Rushing..................... 1 6 Passing..................... 8 15 Penalty..................... 1 0 NET YARDS RUSHING............. 0 129 Rushing Attempts............ 22 40 Average Per Rush............ 0.0 3.2 Yards Gained Rushing........ 38 133 Yards Lost Rushing.......... 38 4 NET YARDS PASSING............. 157 251 Completions-Attempts-Int.... 14-25-3 29-44-1 Average Per Attempt......... 6.3 5.7 Average Per Completion...... 11.2 8.7 TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS........... 157 380 Total offense plays......... 47 84 Average Gain Per Play....... 3.3 4.5 Fumbles: Number-Lost.......... 0-0 1-0 Penalties: Number-Yards....... 3-21 7-59 PUNTS-YARDS................... 5-221 5-155 Average Yards Per Punt...... 44.2 31.0 Net Yards Per Punt.......... 36.2 19.0 Inside 20................... 0 1 50+ Yards................... 2 0 Touchbacks.................. 0 2 Fair catch.................. 1 1 KICKOFFS-YARDS................ 2-128 5-308 Average Yards Per Kickoff... 64.0 61.6 Net Yards Per Kickoff....... 43.5 49.0 Touchbacks.................. 1 3 Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD. 1-20-1 3-40-0 Average Per Return.......... 20.0 13.3 Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD 1-3-0 2-21-0 Average Per Return.......... 3.0 10.5 Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD.. 1-44-0 3-20-0 Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD. 0-0-0 0-0-0 Miscellaneous Yards........... 0 0 Possession Time............... 21:12 38:48 1st Quarter................. 3:08 11:52 2nd Quarter................. 4:16 10:44 3rd Quarter................. 8:00 7:00 4th Quarter................. 5:48 9:12 Third-Down Conversions........ 4 of 12 12 of 22 Fourth-Down Conversions....... 1 of 2 0 of 0 Red-Zone Scores-Chances....... 0-0 2-3 Sacks By: Number-Yards........ 0-0 3-26 PAT Kicks..................... 2-2 1-1 Field Goals................... 0-0 3-4


Individual Statistics


Individual Statistics (Final)

Northern Illinois

Rushing No Gain Loss Net TD Lg Avg -------------------------------------------- WOLFE, Garrett 18 37 12 25 0 8 1.4 HORVATH, Phil 4 1 26 -25 0 1 -6.2 Totals... 22 38 38 0 0 8 0.0 Passing Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack -------------------------------------------- HORVATH, Phil 25-14-3 157 1 31 3 Totals... 25-14-3 157 1 31 3 Receiving No. Yds TD Long ----------------------------------- DAVIS, Britt 7 89 1 31 WOLFE, Garrett 5 31 0 12 DAVIS, Brandon 1 22 0 22 CARTER, Jarret 1 15 0 15 Totals... 14 157 1 31 Punting No. Yds Avg Long In20 TB ---------------------------------------------- DITTBENNER, And 5 221 44.2 57 0 0 Totals... 5 221 44.2 57 0 0 Punts Kickoffs Intercept All Returns No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg --------------------------------------------- DAVIS, Britt 0 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 CARTER, Jarret 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 TURNER, Greg 1 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 MCCARTHY, Tim 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 44 44 Totals... 1 20 0 1 3 3 1 44 44 Field goal attempts ---------------------------------------- Kickoffs No. Yds TB OB Avg --------------------------------------- NENDICK, Chris 2 128 1 0 64.0


Western Michigan

Rushing No Gain Loss Net TD Lg Avg -------------------------------------------- BONDS, Mark 32 100 2 98 0 7 3.1 WEST, Brandon 6 22 0 22 0 11 3.7 CUBIT, Ryan 2 11 2 9 0 11 4.5 Totals... 40 133 4 129 0 11 3.2 Passing Att-Cmp-Int Yds TD Long Sack -------------------------------------------- CUBIT, Ryan 44-29-1 251 1 30 0 Totals... 44-29-1 251 1 30 0 Receiving No. Yds TD Long ----------------------------------- CHAPPLE, Joe 8 53 0 16 BONDS, Mark 4 31 0 14 SIMMONS, J. 4 26 0 12 WEST, Brandon 4 15 0 9 MARTIN, Herb 3 71 0 30 SCHULTZ, Keith 3 19 0 17 MARAGOS, Chris 2 34 0 23 STEVENS, Matt 1 2 1 2 Totals... 29 251 1 30 Punting No. Yds Avg Long In20 TB ---------------------------------------------- LANEY, Jim 1 42 42.0 42 0 0 TEAM 1 0 0.0 0 0 0 CUBIT, Ryan 3 113 37.7 46 1 2 Totals... 5 155 31.0 46 1 2 Punts Kickoffs Intercept All Returns No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg No.Yds.Lg --------------------------------------------- CHAPPLE, Joe 3 40 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 WEST, Brandon 0 0 0 1 23 23 0 0 0 ISMAIL, Ameer 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 20 20 BIGGERS, E.J. 0 0 0 1 -2 0 1 0 0 FRYAR, Londen 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Totals... 3 40 18 2 21 23 3 20 20 Field goal attempts ---------------------------------------- MEYER, Nate 2nd 11:39 20 yds - Good MEYER, Nate 2nd 00:16 21 yds - Missed MEYER, Nate 3rd 07:45 39 yds - Good MEYER, Nate 4th 03:25 40 yds - Good Kickoffs No. Yds TB OB Avg --------------------------------------- MEYER, Nate 5 308 3 1 61.6

FUMBLES: Northern Illinois-None. Western Michigan-CUBIT, Ryan 1-0.


Drive Chart


Drive Chart (Final) Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed Team Qtr Spot Time Obtained Spot Time How Lost Pl-Yds TOP ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- NIU 1st W33 12:44 Interception W33 12:10 Interception 1-0 0:34 NIU 1st W00 10:24 Punt W00 10:24 *TOUCHDOWN 0-0 0:00 NIU 1st N16 05:52 Punt N18 03:18 Punt 4-2 2:34 NIU 2nd N20 11:39 Kickoff W47 09:31 Interception 6-33 2:08 NIU 2nd N20 03:34 Kickoff N11 01:42 Punt 3--9 1:52 NIU 2nd N20 00:16 Missed FG N20 00:00 End of half 0-0 0:16 NIU 3rd N16 15:00 Kickoff N27 11:58 Punt 5-11 3:02 NIU 3rd N35 07:45 Kickoff N35 07:00 Interception 1-0 0:45 NIU 3rd N20 05:59 Punt N22 04:48 Punt 3-2 1:11 NIU 3rd N27 03:02 Punt W31 13:31 Downs 13-42 4:31 NIU 4th N20 10:56 Punt N26 08:43 Punt 3-6 2:13 NIU 4th N20 03:25 Kickoff W00 01:19 *TOUCHDOWN 8-80 2:06 WMU 1st W25 15:00 Kickoff N26 12:44 Interception 6-49 2:16 WMU 1st W20 12:10 Interception W20 10:24 Punt 3-0 1:46 WMU 1st W20 10:24 Kickoff N47 05:52 Punt 9-33 4:32 WMU 1st W33 03:18 Punt N03 11:39 *FIELD GOAL 15-64 6:39# WMU 2nd W27 09:31 Interception N00 03:34 *TOUCHDOWN 12-73 5:57# WMU 2nd N41 01:42 Punt N03 00:16 Missed FG 8-38 1:26# WMU 3rd W34 11:58 Punt N21 07:45 *FIELD GOAL 9-45 4:13 WMU 3rd N37 07:00 Interception N36 05:59 Punt 3-1 1:01 WMU 3rd W27 04:48 Punt W32 03:02 Punt 3-5 1:46 WMU 4th W31 13:31 Downs N46 10:56 Punt 8-23 2:35 WMU 4th W48 08:43 Punt N22 03:25 *FIELD GOAL 9-30 5:18 WMU 4th N48 01:19 Kickoff N42 00:00 End of half 3-6 1:19 NIU 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd Qtr Qtr Qtr Qtr Half Half Total --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Time of possession 03:08 04:16 08:00 05:48 07:24 13:48 21:12 3rd Down Conversions 0/1 1/3 0/3 3/5 1/4 3/8 4/12 Avg Field Position N41 N20 N24 N20 N28 N23 N25 4th Down Conversions 0/0 0/0 1/1 0/1 0/0 1/2 1/2 WMU 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 1st 2nd Qtr Qtr Qtr Qtr Half Half Total --------------------------------------------------------------------------- Time of possession 11:52 10:44 07:00 09:12 22:36 16:12 38:48 3rd Down Conversions 3/5 6/8 1/4 2/5 9/13 3/9 12/22 Avg Field Position W24 W43 W41 W43 W30 W42 W36 4th Down Conversions 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0/0
Drive Chart (By Quarter) Drive Started Drive Ended Consumed Team Qtr Spot Time Obtained Spot Time How Lost Pl-Yds TOP ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- WMU 1st W25 15:00 Kickoff N26 12:44 Interception 6-49 2:16 NIU 1st W33 12:44 Interception W33 12:10 Interception 1-0 0:34 WMU 1st W20 12:10 Interception W20 10:24 Punt 3-0 1:46 NIU 1st W00 10:24 Punt W00 10:24 *TOUCHDOWN 0-0 0:00 WMU 1st W20 10:24 Kickoff N47 05:52 Punt 9-33 4:32 NIU 1st N16 05:52 Punt N18 03:18 Punt 4-2 2:34 WMU 1st W33 03:18 Punt N03 11:39 *FIELD GOAL 15-64 6:39# NIU 2nd N20 11:39 Kickoff W47 09:31 Interception 6-33 2:08 WMU 2nd W27 09:31 Interception N00 03:34 *TOUCHDOWN 12-73 5:57# NIU 2nd N20 03:34 Kickoff N11 01:42 Punt 3--9 1:52 WMU 2nd N41 01:42 Punt N03 00:16 Missed FG 8-38 1:26# NIU 2nd N20 00:16 Missed FG N20 00:00 End of half 0-0 0:16 NIU 3rd N16 15:00 Kickoff N27 11:58 Punt 5-11 3:02 WMU 3rd W34 11:58 Punt N21 07:45 *FIELD GOAL 9-45 4:13 NIU 3rd N35 07:45 Kickoff N35 07:00 Interception 1-0 0:45 WMU 3rd N37 07:00 Interception N36 05:59 Punt 3-1 1:01 NIU 3rd N20 05:59 Punt N22 04:48 Punt 3-2 1:11 WMU 3rd W27 04:48 Punt W32 03:02 Punt 3-5 1:46 NIU 3rd N27 03:02 Punt W31 13:31 Downs 13-42 4:31 WMU 4th W31 13:31 Downs N46 10:56 Punt 8-23 2:35 NIU 4th N20 10:56 Punt N26 08:43 Punt 3-6 2:13 WMU 4th W48 08:43 Punt N22 03:25 *FIELD GOAL 9-30 5:18 NIU 4th N20 03:25 Kickoff W00 01:19 *TOUCHDOWN 8-80 2:06 WMU 4th N48 01:19 Kickoff N42 00:00 End of half 3-6 1:19


Defensive Statistics


Defensive Statistics (Final) Northern Illinois ## Player Solo Ast Tot TFL/Yds FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 33 BLALARK, Keenan 5 9 14 . . . . . . . . 35 UTSCHIG, Dustin 9 3 12 1.0/2 . . . . . . . 8 REITER, Mark 4 8 12 . . . . . . . . 99 RUSCH, Craig 4 5 9 1.0/2 . . . 1 . . . 26 HANSON, Cory 4 4 8 . . . . . . . . 53 MCCARTHY, Tim 2 5 7 . . . 1-44 1 . . . 92 SCHROEDER, Adam 2 4 6 . . . . . . . . 2 RICE, Melvin 3 2 5 1.0/1 . . . . . . . 49 BENSON, Brad 3 2 5 . . . . . . . . 24 PRUITT, Bradley 2 1 3 . . . . . . . . 51 ENGLISH, Larry 1 2 3 1.0/6 . . . . . . . 34 WEST, Ken 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 13 ADONIS, Evans 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 18 DITTBENNER, And 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 1 WOLFE, Garrett 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 87 DAVIS, Brandon 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 29 SCHIFFLER, Matt 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 45 BAEZ, Jason . 1 1 . . . . . . . . 9 ALLEN, Josh . 1 1 . . . . . . . . 32 FONTANA, Jeff . 1 1 . . . . . . . . 17 TURNER, Greg . . . . . . . . 1 . . Western Michigan ## Player Solo Ast Tot TFL/Yds FF FR-Yd Intc BrUp Blkd Sack/Yds QH -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 9 DELMAS, Louis 5 2 7 . . . . . . . . 43 ISMAIL, Ameer 2 4 6 2.0/11 . . 1-20 . . 0.5/5 . 6 FRYAR, Londen 3 2 5 . . . 1-0 . . . . 99 VARCADIPANE, N. 2 2 4 1.5/4 . . . . . . . 90 DAVIDSON, Zach 2 2 4 1.5/13 . . . . . 1.5/13 . 51 TITHOF, Paul 1 3 4 0.5/4 . . . . . 0.5/4 . 98 FLOM, Cory 2 1 3 . . . . . . . . 97 LUDEMAN, Matt 2 . 2 1.0/2 . . . . . . . 1 BIGGERS, E.J. 1 1 2 . . . 1-0 . . . . 38 GEBHART, A. 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . 37 BELMONTE, A. 1 1 2 . . . . . . . . 59 DUCLO, Dustin . 2 2 0.5/4 . . . . . 0.5/4 . 96 BERGHUIS, Mark 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 2 WEST, Brandon 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 35 PRITCHARD, A. 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 26 WILSON, C.J. 1 . 1 . . . . . . . . 19 ROBINSON, C. . 1 1 . . . . . . . .


Participation Report


Participation Report (Final) Northern Illinois Western Michigan POS ## OFFENSE POS ## OFFENSE WR 5 PEREZ, Marcus WR 28 MARAGOS, Chris LT 62 FREE, Doug WR 27 SIMMONS, J. LG 70 ACEVEDO, Chris LT 67 JOHNSON, Rob C 50 ADAMSKI, Eddie LG 72 MORAN, Dominic RG 61 ROGERS, Matt C 78 KRUTILLA, R. RT 60 BROST, Jon RG 62 WILLIAMS, Matt TE 87 DAVIS, Brandon RT 75 BLAIR, James QB 3 HORVATH, Phil WR 7 MARTIN, Herb TB 1 WOLFE, Garrett QB 12 CUBIT, Ryan Z 7 DAVIS, Britt RB 2 WEST, Brandon SL 14 CARTER, Jarret WR 10 CHAPPLE, Joe POS ## DEFENSE POS ## DEFENSE LE 34 WEST, Ken LDE 37 BELMONTE, A. NG 49 BENSON, Brad NG 98 FLOM, Cory T 99 RUSCH, Craig DT 99 VARCADIPANE, N. RE 51 ENGLISH, Larry RDE 90 DAVIDSON, Zach SLB 33 BLALARK, Keenan WLB 43 ISMAIL, Ameer MLB 53 MCCARTHY, Tim MLB 59 DUCLO, Dustin WLB 26 HANSON, Cory SLB 51 TITHOF, Paul LCB 2 RICE, Melvin HB 1 BIGGERS, E.J. SS 8 REITER, Mark FS 9 DELMAS, Louis FS 35 UTSCHIG, Dustin SS 26 WILSON, C.J. RCB 12 HANSBRO, Adriel CB 6 FRYAR, Londen

Northern Illinois: 4-BRYANT, David, 9-ALLEN, Josh, 13-ADONIS, Evans, 16-BIONDI, Luke, 17-TURNER, Greg, 18-DITTBENNER, And, 21-ANDERSON, Justi, 24-PRUITT, Bradley, 25-NENDICK, Chris, 27-WILLIAMSON, Spe, 29-SCHIFFLER, Matt, 32-FONTANA, Jeff, 42-TRANCHITELLA, J, 45-BAEZ, Jason, 65-ONYEBUAGU, Jaso, 81-GIERKE, Ryan, 88-BEAL, Brandon, 91-KORONKIEWICZ, D, 92-SCHROEDER, Adam, 97-ANTONACCI, Anth. Western Michigan: 15-DORCELY, Andy, 17-JONES, Mike, 19-ROBINSON, C., 21-PENN, Stephen, 22-THOMPSON, G., 23-SAAD, Nic, 25-MEYER, Nate, 30-BUSKIRK, Matt, 33-QUIVEY, Seth, 34-BONDS, Mark, 35-PRITCHARD, A., 38-GEBHART, A., 39-LANEY, Jim, 40-ELSWORTH, Kirk, 47-WRIGHT, J., 48-BRASKA, Justin, 50-SOSNOVICH, G., 63-WASIKOWSKI, P., 82-LEDBETTER, B., 84-STEVENS, Matt, 87-SCHULTZ, Keith, 91-NEMETH, Grant, 96-BERGHUIS, Mark, 97-LUDEMAN, Matt.


Box Score


Box Score (Final) Score by Quarters 1 2 3 4 Score ----------------- -- -- -- -- ----- Northern Illinois... 7 0 0 7 - 14 Record: (4-3-0,3-2) Western Michigan.... 0 10 3 3 - 16 Record: (4-2-0,2-1) Scoring Summary: 1st 10:24 NIU - CARTER, Jarret 0 yd blocked punt return (NENDICK, Chris kick), , NIU 7 - WMU 0 2nd 11:39 WMU - MEYER, Nate 20 yd field goal, 15-64 6:39, NIU 7 - WMU 3 03:34 WMU - STEVENS, Matt 2 yd pass from CUBIT, Ryan (MEYER, Nate kick), 12-73 5:57, NIU 7 - WMU 10 3rd 07:45 WMU - MEYER, Nate 39 yd field goal, 9-45 4:13, NIU 7 - WMU 13 4th 03:25 WMU - MEYER, Nate 40 yd field goal, 9-30 5:18, NIU 7 - WMU 16 01:19 NIU - DAVIS, Britt 31 yd pass from HORVATH, Phil (NENDICK, Chris kick), 8-80 2:06, NIU 14 - WMU 16

NIU WMU FIRST DOWNS................... 10 21 RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............ 22-0 40-129 PASSING YDS (NET)............. 157 251 Passes Att-Comp-Int........... 25-14-3 44-29-1 TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS..... 47-157 84-380 Fumble Returns-Yards.......... 0-0 0-0 Punt Returns-Yards............ 1-20 3-40 Kickoff Returns-Yards......... 1-3 2-21 Interception Returns-Yards.... 1-44 3-20 Punts (Number-Avg)............ 5-44.2 5-31.0 Fumbles-Lost.................. 0-0 1-0 Penalties-Yards............... 3-21 7-59 Possession Time............... 21:12 38:48 Third-Down Conversions........ 4 of 12 12 of 22 Fourth-Down Conversions....... 1 of 2 0 of 0 Red-Zone Scores-Chances....... 0-0 2-3 Sacks By: Number-Yards........ 0-0 3-26

RUSHING: Northern Illinois-WOLFE, Garrett 18-25; HORVATH, Phil 4-minus 25. Western Michigan-BONDS, Mark 32-98; WEST, Brandon 6-22; CUBIT, Ryan 2-9. PASSING: Northern Illinois-HORVATH, Phil 14-25-3-157. Western Michigan-CUBIT, Ryan 29-44-1-251. RECEIVING: Northern Illinois-DAVIS, Britt 7-89; WOLFE, Garrett 5-31; DAVIS, Brandon 1-22; CARTER, Jarret 1-15. Western Michigan-CHAPPLE, Joe 8-53; BONDS, Mark 4-31; SIMMONS, J. 4-26; WEST, Brandon 4-15; MARTIN, Herb 3-71; SCHULTZ, Keith 3-19; MARAGOS, Chris 2-34; STEVENS, Matt 1-2. INTERCEPTIONS: Northern Illinois-MCCARTHY, Tim 1-44. Western Michigan-ISMAIL, Ameer 1-20; BIGGERS, E.J. 1-0; FRYAR, Londen 1-0. FUMBLES: Northern Illinois-None. Western Michigan-CUBIT, Ryan 1-0. Stadium: Waldo Stadium Attendance: 19275 Kickoff time: 2:06 End of Game: 5:14 Total elapsed time: 3:08 Officials: Referee: Nick DeFine; Umpire: Mark Shupe; Linesman: Jeff Szink; Line judge: Harold Deines; Back judge: Rob Luklan; Field judge: Charles Braum; Side judge: George Plesac; Scorer: Marv Moll; Temperature: 45 Wind: WNW 17 Weather: Mostly Cloudy


Northern Illinois vs Western Michigan (10/14/06 at Kalamazoo, Mich.) SACKS (UA-A): Northern Illinois-None. Western Michigan-DAVIDSON, Zach 1-1; TITHOF, Paul 0-1; ISMAIL, Ameer 0-1; DUCLO, Dustin 0-1. TACKLES (UA-A): Northern Illinois-BLALARK, Keenan 5-9; UTSCHIG, Dustin 9-3; REITER, Mark 4-8; RUSCH, Craig 4-5; HANSON, Cory 4-4; MCCARTHY, Tim 2-5; SCHROEDER, Adam 2-4; BENSON, Brad 3-2; RICE, Melvin 3-2; PRUITT, Bradley 2-1; ENGLISH, Larry 1-2; WEST, Ken 1-0; DAVIS, Brandon 1-0; DITTBENNER, And 1-0; WOLFE, Garrett 1-0; SCHIFFLER, Matt 1-0; ADONIS, Evans 1-0; ALLEN, Josh 0-1; FONTANA, Jeff 0-1; BAEZ, Jason 0-1. Western Michigan-DELMAS, Louis 5-2; ISMAIL, Ameer 2-4; FRYAR, Londen 3-2; VARCADIPANE, N. 2-2; DAVIDSON, Zach 2-2; TITHOF, Paul 1-3; FLOM, Cory 2-1; LUDEMAN, Matt 2-0; BIGGERS, E.J. 1-1; GEBHART, A. 1-1; BELMONTE, A. 1-1; DUCLO, Dustin 0-2; BERGHUIS, Mark 1-0; WILSON, C.J. 1-0; WEST, Brandon 1-0; PRITCHARD, A. 1-0; ROBINSON, C. 0-1.

Game Starters: Northern Illinois POS ## OFFENSE WR 5 PEREZ, Marcus LT 62 FREE, Doug LG 70 ACEVEDO, Chris C 50 ADAMSKI, Eddie RG 61 ROGERS, Matt RT 60 BROST, Jon TE 87 DAVIS, Brandon QB 3 HORVATH, Phil TB 1 WOLFE, Garrett Z 7 DAVIS, Britt SL 14 CARTER, Jarret POS ## DEFENSE LE 34 WEST, Ken NG 49 BENSON, Brad T 99 RUSCH, Craig RE 51 ENGLISH, Larry SLB 33 BLALARK, Keenan MLB 53 MCCARTHY, Tim WLB 26 HANSON, Cory LCB 2 RICE, Melvin SS 8 REITER, Mark FS 35 UTSCHIG, Dustin RCB 12 HANSBRO, Adriel Western Michigan POS ## OFFENSE WR 28 MARAGOS, Chris WR 27 SIMMONS, J. LT 67 JOHNSON, Rob LG 72 MORAN, Dominic C 78 KRUTILLA, R. RG 62 WILLIAMS, Matt RT 75 BLAIR, James WR 7 MARTIN, Herb QB 12 CUBIT, Ryan RB 2 WEST, Brandon WR 10 CHAPPLE, Joe POS ## DEFENSE LDE 37 BELMONTE, A. NG 98 FLOM, Cory DT 99 VARCADIPANE, N. RDE 90 DAVIDSON, Zach WLB 43 ISMAIL, Ameer MLB 59 DUCLO, Dustin SLB 51 TITHOF, Paul HB 1 BIGGERS, E.J. FS 9 DELMAS, Louis SS 26 WILSON, C.J. CB 6 FRYAR, Londen

Player participation: Northern Illinois: 4-BRYANT, David, 9-ALLEN, Josh, 13-ADONIS, Evans, 16-BIONDI, Luke, 17-TURNER, Greg, 18-DITTBENNER, And, 21-ANDERSON, Justi, 24-PRUITT, Bradley, 25-NENDICK, Chris, 27-WILLIAMSON, Spe, 29-SCHIFFLER, Matt, 32-FONTANA, Jeff, 42-TRANCHITELLA, J, 45-BAEZ, Jason, 65-ONYEBUAGU, Jaso, 81-GIERKE, Ryan, 88-BEAL, Brandon, 91-KORONKIEWICZ, D, 92-SCHROEDER, Adam, 97-ANTONACCI, Anth. Western Michigan: 15-DORCELY, Andy, 17-JONES, Mike, 19-ROBINSON, C., 21-PENN, Stephen, 22-THOMPSON, G., 23-SAAD, Nic, 25-MEYER, Nate, 30-BUSKIRK, Matt, 33-QUIVEY, Seth, 34-BONDS, Mark, 35-PRITCHARD, A., 38-GEBHART, A., 39-LANEY, Jim, 40-ELSWORTH, Kirk, 47-WRIGHT, J., 48-BRASKA, Justin, 50-SOSNOVICH, G., 63-WASIKOWSKI, P., 82-LEDBETTER, B., 84-STEVENS, Matt, 87-SCHULTZ, Keith, 91-NEMETH, Grant, 96-BERGHUIS, Mark, 97-LUDEMAN, Matt.


Play-by-Play Summary


Play-by-Play Summary (1st quarter) NIU wins coin toss, defers to 2nd half. WMU to receive kick-off. N 1-10 N35 NIU ball on NIU35, clock 15:00. NENDICK, Chris kickoff 63 yards to the WMU2, WEST, Brandon return 23 yards to the WMU25 (UTSCHIG, Dustin;FONTANA, Jeff). W 1-10 W25 PENALTY WMU delay of game 5 yards to the WMU20. W 1-15 W20 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for loss of 1 yard to the WMU19 (RICE, Melvin). W 2-16 W19 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to MARTIN, Herb for 30 yards to the WMU49, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 1-10 W49 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 9 yards to the NIU42 (MCCARTHY, Tim). W 2-1 N42 WEST, Brandon rush for 5 yards to the NIU37, 1ST DOWN WMU (RUSCH, Craig). W 1-10 N37 WEST, Brandon rush for 11 yards to the NIU26, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (WEST, Ken). W 1-10 N26 CUBIT, Ryan pass intercepted by MCCARTHY, Tim at the NIU23, MCCARTHY, Tim return 44 yards to the WMU33 (WEST, Brandon). --------------- 6 plays, 49 yards, TOP 02:16 --------------- N 1-10 W33 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 12:44 (1st). N 1-10 W33 HORVATH, Phil pass intercepted by FRYAR, Londen at the WMU0, FRYAR, Londen return 0 yards to the WMU0, WMU ball on WMU20. --------------- 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:34 --------------- W 1-10 W20 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 12:10 (1st). W 1-10 W20 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the WMU23 (RUSCH, Craig;SCHROEDER, Adam). W 2-7 W23 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the WMU26 (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 3-4 W26 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to WEST, Brandon for loss of 6 yards to the WMU20 (ENGLISH, Larry). W 4-10 W20 LANEY, Jim punt BLOCKED, recovered by NIU CARTER, Jarret at WMU0, CARTER, Jarret for no gain to the WMU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:24 (blocked by TURNER, Greg). --------------- 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 01:46 --------------- NENDICK, Chris kick attempt good. ======================================= NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 0 =======================================

NENDICK, Chris kickoff 65 yards to the WMU0, touchback. W 1-10 W20 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 10:24 (1st), WEST, Brandon rush for 1 yard to the WMU21 (MCCARTHY, Tim;RUSCH, Craig). W 2-9 W21 BONDS, Mark rush for 7 yards to the WMU28 (BENSON, Brad). W 3-2 W28 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to BONDS, Mark for 8 yards to the WMU36, 1ST DOWN WMU (BLALARK, Keenan). W 1-10 W36 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to BONDS, Mark for 4 yards to the WMU40 (HANSON, Cory;REITER, Mark). W 2-6 W40 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the WMU41 (BENSON, Brad). W 3-5 W41 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to MARAGOS, Chris for 11 yards to the NIU48, 1ST DOWN WMU (REITER, Mark). W 1-10 N48 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to WEST, Brandon. W 2-10 N48 WEST, Brandon rush for 1 yard to the NIU47 (BLALARK, Keenan;SCHROEDER, Adam). W 3-9 N47 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to CHAPPLE, Joe. W 4-9 N47 CUBIT, Ryan punt 31 yards to the NIU16, downed. --------------- 9 plays, 33 yards, TOP 04:32 --------------- N 1-10 N16 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 05:52 (1st). N 1-10 N16 WOLFE, Garrett rush for no gain to the NIU16 (DAVIDSON, Zach), PENALTY WMU face mask 5 yards to the NIU21. N 1-5 N21 WOLFE, Garrett rush for no gain to the NIU21 (BELMONTE, A.;ISMAIL, Ameer). N 2-5 N21 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 1 yard to the NIU22 (FLOM, Cory). N 3-4 N22 WOLFE, Garrett rush for loss of 4 yards to the NIU18 (ISMAIL, Ameer;VARCADIPANE, N.). N 4-8 N18 DITTBENNER, And punt 45 yards to the WMU37, CHAPPLE, Joe return 11 yards to the WMU48 (ADONIS, Evans), PENALTY WMU personal foul (BIGGERS, E.J.) 15 yards to the WMU33, 1st and 10, WMU ball on WMU33. --------------- 4 plays, 2 yards, TOP 02:34 --------------- W 1-10 W33 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 03:18 (1st). W 1-10 W33 WEST, Brandon rush for 2 yards to the WMU35 (HANSON, Cory). W 2-8 W35 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the WMU38 (SCHROEDER, Adam). W 3-5 W38 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 6 yards to the WMU44, 1ST DOWN WMU (RICE, Melvin). W 1-10 W44 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to WEST, Brandon for 9 yards to the NIU47 (BLALARK, Keenan;RICE, Melvin). W 2-1 N47 PENALTY WMU false start (WILLIAMS, Matt) 4 yards to the WMU49. W 2-5 W49 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to MARAGOS, Chris for 23 yards to the NIU28, 1ST DOWN WMU (UTSCHIG, Dustin). ==========END OF 1st QUARTER=========== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 0 =======================================


Play-by-Play Summary (2nd quarter)

W 1-10 N28 Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00. W 1-10 N28 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SCHULTZ, Keith for loss of 2 yards to the NIU30 (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 2-12 N30 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to WEST, Brandon for 9 yards to the NIU21 (SCHIFFLER, Matt). W 3-3 N21 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SIMMONS, J. for 7 yards to the NIU14, 1ST DOWN WMU (PRUITT, Bradley). W 1-10 N14 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to LEDBETTER, B.. W 2-10 N14 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 5 yards to the NIU9, out-of-bounds (RICE, Melvin). W 3-5 N09 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to BONDS, Mark for 5 yards to the NIU4, 1ST DOWN WMU (REITER, Mark). W 1-G N04 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to STEVENS, Matt. W 2-G N04 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the NIU3 (SCHROEDER, Adam). W 3-G N03 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to CHAPPLE, Joe. W 4-G N03 MEYER, Nate field goal attempt from 20 GOOD, clock 11:39. ======================================= NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 3 ======================================= --------------- 15 plays, 64 yards, TOP 06:39 --------------- MEYER, Nate kickoff 65 yards to the NIU0, touchback. N 1-10 N20 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 11:39 (2nd), WOLFE, Garrett rush for 1 yard to the NIU21 (BELMONTE, A.). N 2-9 N21 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 5 yards to the NIU26 (PRITCHARD, A.). N 3-4 N26 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to WOLFE, Garrett for 7 yards to the NIU33, 1ST DOWN NIU (FLOM, Cory). N 1-10 N33 PENALTY WMU roughing passer 15 yards to the NIU48, 1ST DOWN NIU. N 1-10 N48 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to DAVIS, Britt. N 2-10 N48 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 5 yards to the WMU47 (FRYAR, Londen). N 3-5 W47 HORVATH, Phil pass intercepted by BIGGERS, E.J. at the WMU27, BIGGERS, E.J. return 0 yards to the WMU27. --------------- 6 plays, 33 yards, TOP 02:08 --------------- W 1-10 W27 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 09:31 (2nd). W 1-10 W27 PENALTY WMU delay of game 5 yards to the WMU22. W 1-15 W22 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SCHULTZ, Keith for 17 yards to the WMU39, 1ST DOWN WMU (HANSON, Cory). W 1-10 W39 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the WMU42 (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 2-7 W42 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SIMMONS, J. for 1 yard to the WMU43 (MCCARTHY, Tim;REITER, Mark), PENALTY WMU illegal shift declined. W 3-6 W43 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to BONDS, Mark for 14 yards to the NIU43, 1ST DOWN WMU (BLALARK, Keenan). W 1-10 N43 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to MARAGOS, Chris. W 2-10 N43 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the NIU40 (BENSON, Brad;ALLEN, Josh). W 3-7 N40 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to MARTIN, Herb for 20 yards to the NIU20, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (PRUITT, Bradley;REITER, Mark). W 1-10 N20 WEST, Brandon rush for 2 yards to the NIU18 (BENSON, Brad;UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 2-8 N18 BONDS, Mark rush for 2 yards to the NIU16 (BLALARK, Keenan;MCCARTHY, Tim). W 3-6 N16 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SIMMONS, J. for 12 yards to the NIU4, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds. W 1-G N04 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to STEVENS, Matt, PENALTY NIU holding (UTSCHIG, Dustin) 2 yards to the NIU2, NO PLAY. W 1-G N02 BONDS, Mark rush for no gain to the NIU2 (REITER, Mark). W 2-G N02 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to STEVENS, Matt for 2 yards to the NIU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:34. MEYER, Nate kick attempt good. ======================================== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 10 ======================================== --------------- 12 plays, 73 yards, TOP 05:57 --------------- MEYER, Nate kickoff 65 yards to the NIU0, touchback. N 1-10 N20 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 03:34 (2nd). N 1-10 N20 WOLFE, Garrett rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU18 (VARCADIPANE, N.). N 2-12 N18 HORVATH, Phil sacked for loss of 9 yards to the NIU9 (ISMAIL, Ameer;DUCLO, Dustin). N 3-21 N09 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 2 yards to the NIU11 (TITHOF, Paul;ISMAIL, Ameer). N 4-19 N11 Timeout Western Michigan, clock 01:58. N 4-19 N11 DITTBENNER, And punt 41 yards to the WMU48, CHAPPLE, Joe return 11 yards to the NIU41 (DAVIS, Brandon). --------------- 3 plays, minus 9 yards, TOP 01:52 --------------- W 1-10 N41 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 01:42 (2nd). W 1-10 N41 CUBIT, Ryan rush for 11 yards to the NIU30, 1ST DOWN WMU (BLALARK, Keenan). W 1-10 N30 BONDS, Mark rush for 6 yards to the NIU24 (BLALARK, Keenan;REITER, Mark). W 2-4 N24 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to STEVENS, Matt. W 3-4 N24 BONDS, Mark rush for 7 yards to the NIU17, 1ST DOWN WMU (HANSON, Cory;REITER, Mark), PENALTY NIU personal foul 9 yards to the NIU8. W 1-1 N08 1st and 8. W 1-G N08 BONDS, Mark rush for 7 yards to the NIU1 (REITER, Mark;ENGLISH, Larry). W 2-G N01 Timeout Western Michigan, clock 00:32. W 2-G N01 CUBIT, Ryan rush to the NIU3, fumble by CUBIT, Ryan recovered by WMU CUBIT, Ryan at NIU3. W 3-G N03 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to LEDBETTER, B.. W 4-G N03 MEYER, Nate field goal attempt from 21 MISSED - wide left, spot at NIU20, clock 00:16. --------------- 8 plays, 38 yards, TOP 01:42 --------------- N 1-10 N20 End of half, clock 00:00. ===========END OF 2nd QUARTER=========== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 10 ========================================

Play-by-Play Summary (3rd quarter)

N 1-10 N20 Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00, WMU ball on WMU35. MEYER, Nate kickoff 52 yards to the NIU13, DAVIS, Britt return 3 yards to the NIU16 (BERGHUIS, Mark). N 1-10 N16 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 15:00 (3rd), WOLFE, Garrett rush for 3 yards to the NIU19 (FRYAR, Londen;DAVIDSON, Zach). N 2-7 N19 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to WOLFE, Garrett for 12 yards to the NIU31, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (DELMAS, Louis). N 1-10 N31 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 7 yards to the NIU38 (DUCLO, Dustin;DELMAS, Louis). N 2-3 N38 WOLFE, Garrett rush for loss of 4 yards to the NIU34 (ISMAIL, Ameer). N 3-7 N34 HORVATH, Phil sacked for loss of 7 yards to the NIU27 (TITHOF, Paul;DAVIDSON, Zach). N 4-14 N27 DITTBENNER, And punt 57 yards to the WMU16, CHAPPLE, Joe return 18 yards to the WMU34 (DITTBENNER, And). --------------- 5 plays, 11 yards, TOP 03:02 --------------- W 1-10 W34 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 11:58 (3rd). W 1-10 W34 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the WMU37 (SCHROEDER, Adam;RUSCH, Craig). W 2-7 W37 BONDS, Mark rush for 4 yards to the WMU41 (MCCARTHY, Tim;SCHROEDER, Adam). W 3-3 W41 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SIMMONS, J. for 6 yards to the WMU47, 1ST DOWN WMU (PRUITT, Bradley). W 1-10 W47 BONDS, Mark rush for 6 yards to the NIU47 (RUSCH, Craig). W 2-4 N47 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to MARTIN, Herb for 21 yards to the NIU26, 1ST DOWN WMU. W 1-10 N26 Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 09:10, BONDS, Mark rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU28 (RUSCH, Craig). W 2-12 N28 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 7 yards to the NIU21 (BLALARK, Keenan;RUSCH, Craig). W 3-5 N21 Timeout Western Michigan, clock 07:56. W 3-5 N21 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to WEST, Brandon (RUSCH, Craig). W 4-5 N21 MEYER, Nate field goal attempt from 39 GOOD, clock 07:45. ======================================== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 13 ======================================== --------------- 9 plays, 45 yards, TOP 04:13 --------------- MEYER, Nate kickoff 61 yards to the NIU4, out-of-bounds, NIU ball on NIU35. N 1-10 N35 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 07:45 (3rd), HORVATH, Phil pass intercepted by ISMAIL, Ameer at the WMU43, ISMAIL, Ameer return 20 yards to the NIU37 (WOLFE, Garrett). --------------- 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:45 --------------- W 1-10 N37 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 07:00 (3rd). W 1-10 N37 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the NIU36 (MCCARTHY, Tim;REITER, Mark). W 2-9 N36 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to MARTIN, Herb, dropped pass. W 3-9 N36 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to STEVENS, Matt (MCCARTHY, Tim). W 4-9 N36 CUBIT, Ryan punt 36 yards to the NIU0, touchback. --------------- 3 plays, 1 yards, TOP 01:01 --------------- N 1-10 N20 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 05:59 (3rd). N 1-10 N20 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to DAVIS, Brandon. N 2-10 N20 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to WOLFE, Garrett for 2 yards to the NIU22 (ISMAIL, Ameer). N 3-8 N22 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to PEREZ, Marcus. N 4-8 N22 DITTBENNER, And punt 51 yards to the WMU27, out-of-bounds. --------------- 3 plays, 2 yards, TOP 01:11 --------------- W 1-10 W27 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 04:48 (3rd). W 1-10 W27 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the WMU28 (HANSON, Cory). W 2-9 W28 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to SCHULTZ, Keith for 4 yards to the WMU32 (HANSON, Cory). W 3-5 W32 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to CHAPPLE, Joe. W 4-5 W32 LANEY, Jim punt 42 yards to the NIU26, fair catch by PEREZ, Marcus. --------------- 3 plays, 5 yards, TOP 01:46 --------------- N 1-10 N26 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 03:02 (3rd), NIU ball on NIU27. N 1-10 N27 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 7 yards to the NIU34 (TITHOF, Paul;BIGGERS, E.J.). N 2-3 N34 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 2 yards to the NIU36 (VARCADIPANE, N.). N 3-1 N36 WOLFE, Garrett rush for no gain to the NIU36 (TITHOF, Paul). N 4-1 N36 HORVATH, Phil rush for 1 yard to the NIU37, 1ST DOWN NIU (FLOM, Cory;VARCADIPANE, N.). N 1-10 N37 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 1 yard to the NIU38 (DELMAS, Louis). N 2-9 N38 WOLFE, Garrett rush for no gain to the NIU38 (ROBINSON, C.;FRYAR, Londen). ===========END OF 3rd QUARTER=========== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 13 ========================================

Play-by-Play Summary (4th quarter)

N 3-9 N38 Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00. N 3-9 N38 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 11 yards to the NIU49, 1ST DOWN NIU (BIGGERS, E.J.). N 1-10 N49 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Brandon for 22 yards to the WMU29, 1ST DOWN NIU (WILSON, C.J.). N 1-10 W29 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to PEREZ, Marcus, dropped pass. N 2-10 W29 WOLFE, Garrett rush for 8 yards to the WMU21 (DELMAS, Louis), PENALTY NIU holding 10 yards to the WMU31. N 2-12 W31 2nd and 12, HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to PEREZ, Marcus. N 3-12 W31 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to PEREZ, Marcus. N 4-12 W31 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to DAVIS, Britt. --------------- 13 plays, 42 yards, TOP 04:31 --------------- W 1-10 W31 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 13:31 (4th). W 1-10 W31 Clock 13:31. W 1-10 W31 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to WEST, Brandon for 3 yards to the WMU34, out-of-bounds. W 2-7 W34 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 16 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN WMU (HANSON, Cory;BLALARK, Keenan). W 1-10 W50 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to WEST, Brandon, dropped pass. W 2-10 W50 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 2 yards to the NIU48 (BLALARK, Keenan;HANSON, Cory). W 3-8 N48 CUBIT, Ryan pass complete to CHAPPLE, Joe for 9 yards to the NIU39, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (BLALARK, Keenan). W 1-10 N39 BONDS, Mark rush for 2 yards to the NIU37 (ENGLISH, Larry;RUSCH, Craig). W 2-8 N37 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to MARTIN, Herb, dropped pass (HANSON, Cory), PENALTY WMU holding (JOHNSON, Rob) 10 yards to the NIU47, NO PLAY. W 2-18 N47 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the NIU46 (BENSON, Brad). W 3-17 N46 CUBIT, Ryan pass incomplete to BONDS, Mark, dropped pass. W 4-17 N46 CUBIT, Ryan punt 46 yards to the NIU0, touchback. --------------- 8 plays, 23 yards, TOP 02:35 --------------- N 1-10 N20 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 10:56 (4th). N 1-10 N20 WOLFE, Garrett rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU18 (LUDEMAN, Matt). N 2-12 N18 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 7 yards to the NIU25 (DELMAS, Louis). N 3-5 N25 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to WOLFE, Garrett for 1 yard to the NIU26 (LUDEMAN, Matt). N 4-4 N26 DITTBENNER, And punt 27 yards to the WMU47, fair catch by CHAPPLE, Joe. --------------- 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 02:13 --------------- W 1-10 W47 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 08:43 (4th), WMU ball on WMU48. W 1-10 W48 BONDS, Mark rush for 6 yards to the NIU46 (REITER, Mark). W 2-4 N46 BONDS, Mark rush for 6 yards to the NIU40, 1ST DOWN WMU (UTSCHIG, Dustin;REITER, Mark). W 1-10 N40 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the NIU37 (BLALARK, Keenan). W 2-7 N37 BONDS, Mark rush for 6 yards to the NIU31 (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 3-1 N31 BONDS, Mark rush for 4 yards to the NIU27, 1ST DOWN WMU (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 1-10 N27 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the NIU26 (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 2-9 N26 BONDS, Mark rush for 3 yards to the NIU23 (MCCARTHY, Tim). W 3-6 N23 BONDS, Mark rush for 1 yard to the NIU22 (RUSCH, Craig). W 4-5 N22 Timeout Western Michigan, clock 03:30. W 4-5 N22 MEYER, Nate field goal attempt from 40 GOOD, clock 03:25. ======================================== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 7, WESTERN MICHIGAN 16 ======================================== --------------- 9 plays, 30 yards, TOP 05:18 --------------- MEYER, Nate kickoff 65 yards to the NIU0, touchback. N 1-10 N20 NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 03:25 (4th), HORVATH, Phil sacked for loss of 10 yards to the NIU10 (DAVIDSON, Zach). N 2-20 N10 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 10 yards to the NIU20 (FRYAR, Londen). N 3-10 N20 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to CARTER, Jarret for 15 yards to the NIU35, 1ST DOWN NIU (DELMAS, Louis;GEBHART, A.). N 1-10 N35 HORVATH, Phil pass incomplete to PEREZ, Marcus, dropped pass. N 2-10 N35 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to WOLFE, Garrett for 9 yards to the NIU44 (GEBHART, A.). N 3-1 N44 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 14 yards to the WMU42, 1ST DOWN NIU (DELMAS, Louis). N 1-10 W42 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 11 yards to the WMU31, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (FRYAR, Londen). N 1-10 W31 HORVATH, Phil pass complete to DAVIS, Britt for 31 yards to the WMU0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:19. NENDICK, Chris kick attempt good. ========================================= NORTHERN ILLINOIS 14, WESTERN MICHIGAN 16 ========================================= N 1-G N35 Timeout Western Michigan, clock 01:19. --------------- 8 plays, 80 yards, TOP 02:06 --------------- NENDICK, Chris kickoff 11 yards to the NIU46, on-side kick, recovered by WMU on NIU46, BIGGERS, E.J. return -2 yards to the NIU48. W 1-10 N48 WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 01:19 (4th). W 1-10 N48 Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 01:13. W 1-10 N48 BONDS, Mark rush for 2 yards to the NIU46 (RICE, Melvin;BLALARK, Keenan). W 2-8 N46 Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 01:07. W 2-8 N46 BONDS, Mark rush for 2 yards to the NIU44 (UTSCHIG, Dustin). W 3-6 N44 BONDS, Mark rush for 2 yards to the NIU42 (BLALARK, Keenan;BAEZ, Jason). W 4-4 N42 End of game, clock 00:00. --------------- 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:19 --------------- ===============FINAL SCORE=============== NORTHERN ILLINOIS 14, WESTERN MICHIGAN 16 =========================================


Play Breakdown Summary


Play Breakdown Summary (Final)

Northern Illinois Western Michigan Down RUN PASS Total Down RUN PASS Total OVERALL.......... 19 28 47 OVERALL.......... 40 44 84 1ST DOWN......... 9 10 19 1ST DOWN......... 20 13 33 2ND DOWN-SHORT... 2 0 2 2ND DOWN-SHORT... 2 1 3 2ND DOWN-MIDDLE.. 1 0 1 2ND DOWN-MIDDLE.. 3 3 6 2ND DOWN-LONG.... 3 8 11 2ND DOWN-LONG.... 11 9 20 3RD DOWN-SHORT... 1 1 2 3RD DOWN-SHORT... 1 1 2 3RD DOWN-MIDDLE.. 1 1 2 3RD DOWN-MIDDLE.. 1 5 6 3RD DOWN-LONG.... 1 7 8 3RD DOWN-LONG.... 2 12 14 4TH DOWN......... 1 1 2 4TH DOWN......... 0 0 0 Northern Illinois Western Michigan Formation RUN PASS Total Formation RUN PASS Total ............... 19 28 47 ............... 40 44 84


Play Breakdown


Play Breakdown (Final) Northern Illinois (Sorted by Play type) 1ST DOWN RUN (9 RUN, 10 PASS) 1ST DOWN PASS 1-10 N16 #1 3 [ ] 1-10 N35 #3 to #43 INT [ ] 1-10 N20 #1 1 [ ] 1-10 W29 #3 to #5 - [ ] 1-10 N20 #1 -2 [ ] 1-10 N35 #3 to #5 - [ ] 1-10 N31 #1 7 [ ] 1-10 W33 #3 to #6 INT [ ] 1-10 N20 #1 -2 [ ] 1-10 W42 #3 to #7 11 [ ] 1-5 N21 #1 0 [ ] 1-10 W31 #3 to #7 31 [ ] 1-10 N16 #1 0 [ ] 1-10 N48 #3 to #7 - [ ] 1-10 N27 #1 7 [ ] 1-10 N20 #3 to #87 - [ ] 1-10 N37 #1 1 [ ] 1-10 N49 #3 to #87 22 [ ] 1-10 N20 #3 to # SACK [ ] 2ND-SHORT RUN (2 RUN, 0 PASS) 2ND-SHORT PASS 2-3 N38 #1 -4 [ ] 2-3 N34 #1 2 [ ] 2ND-MIDDLE RUN (1 RUN, 0 PASS) 2ND-MIDDLE PASS 2-5 N21 #1 1 [ ] 2ND-LONG RUN (3 RUN, 8 PASS) 2ND-LONG PASS 2-9 N21 #1 5 [ ] 2-7 N19 #3 to #1 12 [ ] 2-10 W29 #1 8 [ ] 2-10 N20 #3 to #1 2 [ ] 2-9 N38 #1 0 [ ] 2-10 N35 #3 to #1 9 [ ] 2-12 W31 #3 to #5 - [ ] 2-20 N10 #3 to #7 10 [ ] 2-12 N18 #3 to #7 7 [ ] 2-10 N48 #3 to #7 5 [ ] 2-12 N18 #3 to # SACK [ ] 3RD-SHORT RUN (1 RUN, 1 PASS) 3RD-SHORT PASS 3-1 N36 #1 0 [ ] 3-1 N44 #3 to #7 14 [ ] 3RD-MIDDLE RUN (1 RUN, 1 PASS) 3RD-MIDDLE PASS 3-4 N22 #1 -4 [ ] 3-4 N26 #3 to #1 7 [ ] 3RD-LONG RUN (1 RUN, 7 PASS) 3RD-LONG PASS 3-21 N09 #1 2 [ ] 3-5 W47 #3 to #1 INT [ ] 3-5 N25 #3 to #1 1 [ ] 3-10 N20 #3 to #14 15 [ ] 3-12 W31 #3 to #5 - [ ] 3-8 N22 #3 to #5 - [ ] 3-9 N38 #3 to #7 11 [ ] 3-7 N34 #3 to # SACK [ ] 4TH DOWN RUN (1 RUN, 1 PASS) 4TH DOWN PASS 4-1 N36 #3 1 [ ] 4-12 W31 #3 to #7 - [ ]

Play Breakdown


Play Breakdown (Final) Western Michigan (Sorted by Play type) 1ST DOWN RUN (20 RUN, 13 PASS) 1ST DOWN PASS 1-10 N41 #12 11 [ ] 1-15 W20 #12 to #10 -1 [ ] 1-10 N20 #2 2 [ ] 1-10 W49 #12 to #10 9 [ ] 1-10 N37 #2 11 [ ] 1-10 W44 #12 to #2 9 [ ] 1-10 W20 #2 1 [ ] 1-10 W50 #12 to #2 - [ ] 1-10 W33 #2 2 [ ] 1-10 W31 #12 to #2 3 [ ] 1-10 N39 #34 2 [ ] 1-10 N48 #12 to #2 - [ ] 1-10 W48 #34 6 [ ] 1-10 N43 #12 to #28 - [ ] 1-10 N40 #34 3 [ ] 1-10 W36 #12 to #34 4 [ ] 1-10 N27 #34 1 [ ] 1-10 N26 #12 to #53 INT [ ] 1-10 N37 #34 1 [ ] 1-10 N14 #12 to #82 - [ ] 1-10 N26 #34 -2 [ ] 1-4 N04 #12 to #84 - [ ] 1-10 W47 #34 6 [ ] 1-10 N28 #12 to #87 -2 [ ] 1-10 W34 #34 3 [ ] 1-15 W22 #12 to #87 17 [ ] 1-10 W20 #34 3 [ ] 1-8 N08 #34 7 [ ] 1-10 N30 #34 6 [ ] 1-10 N48 #34 2 [ ] 1-2 N02 #34 0 [ ] 1-10 W39 #34 3 [ ] 1-10 W27 #34 1 [ ] 2ND-SHORT RUN (2 RUN, 1 PASS) 2ND-SHORT PASS 2-1 N01 #12 -2 [ ] 2-2 N02 #12 to #84 2 [ ] 2-1 N42 #2 5 [ ] 2ND-MIDDLE RUN (3 RUN, 3 PASS) 2ND-MIDDLE PASS 2-6 W40 #34 1 [ ] 2-5 W49 #12 to #28 23 [ ] 2-4 N46 #34 6 [ ] 2-4 N47 #12 to #7 21 [ ] 2-4 N04 #34 1 [ ] 2-4 N24 #12 to #84 - [ ] 2ND-LONG RUN (11 RUN, 9 PASS) 2ND-LONG PASS 2-10 N48 #2 1 [ ] 2-12 N28 #12 to #10 7 [ ] 2-18 N47 #34 1 [ ] 2-10 N14 #12 to #10 5 [ ] 2-9 W21 #34 7 [ ] 2-10 W50 #12 to #10 2 [ ] 2-7 N37 #34 6 [ ] 2-7 W34 #12 to #10 16 [ ] 2-8 W35 #34 3 [ ] 2-12 N30 #12 to #2 9 [ ] 2-9 N26 #34 3 [ ] 2-7 W42 #12 to #27 1 [ ] 2-7 W37 #34 4 [ ] 2-9 N36 #12 to #7 - [ ] 2-7 W23 #34 3 [ ] 2-16 W19 #12 to #7 30 [ ] 2-8 N46 #34 2 [ ] 2-9 W28 #12 to #87 4 [ ] 2-8 N18 #34 2 [ ] 2-10 N43 #34 3 [ ] 3RD-SHORT RUN (1 RUN, 1 PASS) 3RD-SHORT PASS 3-1 N31 #34 4 [ ] 3-2 W28 #12 to #34 8 [ ] 3RD-MIDDLE RUN (1 RUN, 5 PASS) 3RD-MIDDLE PASS 3-4 N24 #34 7 [ ] 3-3 N03 #12 to #10 - [ ] 3-4 W26 #12 to #2 -6 [ ] 3-3 N21 #12 to #27 7 [ ] 3-3 W41 #12 to #27 6 [ ] 3-3 N03 #12 to #82 - [ ] 3RD-LONG RUN (2 RUN, 12 PASS) 3RD-LONG PASS 3-6 N23 #34 1 [ ] 3-8 N48 #12 to #10 9 [ ] 3-6 N44 #34 2 [ ] 3-5 W38 #12 to #10 6 [ ] 3-9 N47 #12 to #10 - [ ] 3-5 W32 #12 to #10 - [ ] 3-5 N21 #12 to #2 - [ ] 3-6 N16 #12 to #27 12 [ ] 3-5 W41 #12 to #28 11 [ ] 3-17 N46 #12 to #34 - [ ] 3-5 N09 #12 to #34 5 [ ] 3-6 W43 #12 to #34 14 [ ] 3-7 N40 #12 to #7 20 [ ] 3-9 N36 #12 to #84 - [ ] 4TH DOWN RUN (0 RUN, 0 PASS) 4TH DOWN PASS