Scores

Final

N Illinois 10

(1-4, 0-2 MAC)

Cent Michigan 35

(2-3, 2-0 MAC)

12:00 PM ET, September 29, 2007

Kelly/Shorts Stadium, Mount Pleasant, MI

1 2 3 4 T
NIU 7 3 0 010
CMU 21 14 0 035

Top Performers

Passing: D. Nicholson (NIU) - 293 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: J. Hoskins (CMU) - 14 CAR, 93 YDS, 2 TD

Receiving: M. Simon (NIU) - 9 REC, 205 YDS, 1 TD

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNIUCMU
TD08:46Justin Hoskins 40 Yd Run (Andrew Aguila Kick)
Drive: 4 plays, 80 yds, 1:01
07
TD02:04Dan Lefevour 32 Yd Pass From Duane Brooks (Andrew Aguila Kick)
Drive: 9 plays, 99 yds, 3:17
014
TD01:46Matt Simon 92 Yd Pass From Dan Nicholson (Chris Nendick Kick)
Drive: 1 plays, 92 yds, :18
714
TD01:31Antonio Brown 90 Yd Kickoff Return (Andrew Aguila Kick) 721
SECOND QUARTERNIUCMU
TD14:57Dan Lefevour 2 Yd Run (Andrew Aguila Kick)
Drive: 5 plays, 28 yds, 1:28
728
FG07:57Chris Nendick 25 Yd
Drive: 16 plays, 64 yds, 7:00
1028
TD03:05Justin Hoskins 5 Yd Run (Andrew Aguila Kick)
Drive: 11 plays, 80 yds, 4:52
1035

Team Stat Comparison

 
NIU
CMU
1st Downs2821
3rd down efficiency
5-172-11
4th down efficiency
2-51-1
Total Yards521381
Passing318204
Comp-Att
24-4919-28
Yards per pass
6.57.3
Rushing203177
Rushing Attempts
3938
Yards per rush
5.24.7
Penalties7-858-80
Turnovers61
Fumbles lost
21
Interceptions thrown
40
Possession33:5426:06
Northern Illinois Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
D. Nicholson21/412937.11247.1
R. Morris3/8253.1020.7
Team24/493186.514-
Central Michigan Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
D. LeFevour18/271726.40072.5
D. Brooks1/13232.010100.0
Team19/282047.310-
Northern Illinois Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Anderson281575.6018
D. Bryant7395.6013
G. Turner188.008
D. Nicholson3-1-0.303
Team392035.2018
Central Michigan Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
J. Hoskins14936.6240
D. LeFevour9424.7114
O. Sneed12393.3011
D. Brooks155.005
-. Team2-2-1.000
Team381774.7340
Northern Illinois Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Simon920522.8192
B. Davis66010.0017
G. Turner4246.009
J. Anderson3134.3010
R. Crider199.009
L. Cox177.007
Team2431813.3192
Central Michigan Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
A. Brown77410.6020
T. Bradley35117.0027
D. LeFevour13232.0132
B. Anderson33010.0016
J. Bockheim199.009
J. Hoskins242.003
J. Gardner144.004
O. Sneed100.000
Team1920410.7132
Northern Illinois Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Central Michigan Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
J. Lapsley1520
V. Doman1100
C. West150
R. Keith140
Team4710
Northern Illinois Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
P. George24522.523
G. Turner24522.526
M. Simon2115.511
Team610116.826
Central Michigan Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Brown19090.090
Team19090.090
Northern Illinois Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
Team000.00
Central Michigan Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
A. Brown11616.016
Team11616.016
Northern Illinois Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
C. Nendick1/250.0251/14
Team1/250.0251/14
Central Michigan Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
A. Aguila0/00.0--5/55
Team0/00.0--5/55
Northern Illinois Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Dittbenner29547.51051
Team29547.51051
Central Michigan Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
T. Mikulec622437.31153
Team622437.31153
ATTENDANCE: 18,465