Tag: Northern Illinois

2017 Season G5 FBS College Football Picks: Mid-America Conference

CSJ’s Predicted Order of Finish East Division Ohio Miami Akron Bowling Green Buffalo Kent State West Division Toledo * Western Michigan Central Michigan Northern Illinois Eastern Michigan Ball State *Overall Champion Below are the overall rankings in a row. Toledo Fearless Forecast: Toledo has not played in the MAC title game since 2004. The Rockets […]

Not So Suddenly, The Big Ten’s Entire Rationale For Banning FCS Games Crumbles

  PHILADELPHIA, PA – In a way, it’s hilarious. This weekend, relatively quietly, two more teams of the FCS played, and beat, FBS schools. Granted, the Huskies of Northern Illinois are struggling, at 0-4 competing in the MAC. But the Huskies still were in one of the biggest bowls in college football -the Orange Bowl […]

Leathernecks Hold On Fourth Down, Defeat Northern Illinois

WESTERN PICKS UP SEVENTH CAREER FBS VICTORY IN THE 28-23 DECISION SATURDAY. By Patrick Osterman Special to College Sports Journal This story is courtesy of Western Illinois athletic communications     DeKALB, Ill. – Trying to stop Northern Illinois’ late rally, the Western Illinois defense held on 4th-and-3 at its own nine yard line in the […]