Scores
INDEPENDENCE BOWL

Final

N Illinois 10

(6-7)

Coverage: ESPN

8:15 PM ET, December 28, 2008

1 2 3 4 T
NIU 7 0 3 010
LT 7 7 3 017

Top Performers

Passing: C. Harnish (NIU) - 186 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT

Rushing: D. Porter (LT) - 18 CAR, 78 YDS, 1 TD

Receiving: M. Simon (NIU) - 6 REC, 44 YDS

Scoring Summary

FIRST QUARTERNIULT
TD01:56Kyle Skarb 8 Yd Pass From Chandler Harnish (Mike Salerno Kick) 70
TD01:43Phillip Livas 97 Yd Kickoff Return (Brad Oestriecher Kick) 77
SECOND QUARTERNIULT
TD13:41Daniel Porter 11 Yd Run (Brad Oestriecher Kick) 714
THIRD QUARTERNIULT
FG11:54Brad Oestriecher 30 Yd 717
FG07:31Mike Salerno 20 Yd 1017

Team Stat Comparison

 
NIU
LT
1st Downs1712
3rd down efficiency
7-162-14
4th down efficiency
0-20-1
Total Yards339236
Passing186144
Comp-Att
20-4112-27
Yards per pass
4.55.3
Rushing15392
Rushing Attempts
3131
Yards per rush
4.93.0
Penalties7-706-40
Turnovers31
Fumbles lost
11
Interceptions thrown
20
Possession33:1226:48
Northern Illinois Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
C. Harnish20/401864.71228.7
M. Simon0/100.0001.7
Team20/411864.512-
Louisiana Tech Passing
 C/ATTYDSAVGTDINTQBR
R. Jenkins12/271445.30022.3
Team12/271445.300-
Northern Illinois Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
C. Spann14795.6027
C. Harnish12615.1017
N. Palmer11212.0012
M. Brown122.002
D. Grady210.501
-. Team1-2-2.000
Team311534.9027
Louisiana Tech Rushing
 CARYDSAVGTDLG
D. Porter18784.3120
P. Livas3155.0010
P. Jackson591.806
Q. Harris166.006
R. Jenkins4-16-4.000
Team31923.0120
Northern Illinois Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
M. Simon6447.3014
M. Perez24422.0040
R. Cunningham22613.0014
C. Spann2157.508
G. Turner2157.508
L. Cox2157.509
K. Skarb188.018
C. Flahive188.008
M. Brown166.006
B. Davis155.005
Team201869.3140
Louisiana Tech Receiving
 RECYDSAVGTDLG
P. Jackson13434.0034
H. Tuminello23015.0016
D. Porter12424.0024
P. Livas4184.507
P. Beck2178.5010
D. Morris11515.0015
S. Womack166.006
Team1214412.0034
Northern Illinois Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
Team000
Louisiana Tech Interceptions
 INTYDSTD
D. Young100
W. Brown100
Team200
Northern Illinois Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
R. Crider49523.828
Team49523.828
Louisiana Tech Kick Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
P. Livas19797.097
P. Beck12929.029
D. Mitchell166.06
Team313244.097
Northern Illinois Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
G. Turner144.04
M. Brown1-4-4.00
Team200.04
Louisiana Tech Punt Returns
 NOYDSAVGLG
P. Beck199.09
P. Livas1-4-4.00
Team252.59
Northern Illinois Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
M. Salerno1/1100.0201/14
Team1/1100.0201/14
Louisiana Tech Kicking
 FGPCTLONGXPPTS
B. Oestriecher1/250.0302/25
Team1/250.0302/25
Northern Illinois Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
A. Dittbenner519739.40044
M. Salerno11515.00015
Team621235.30044
Louisiana Tech Punting
 TOTYDSAVGTB-20LG
C. Keagle828535.60442
Team828535.60442
ATTENDANCE: 41,567