Win Probability 100%

KENT
NIU
NIU 100%

KENT

3

NIU

24

End of 4th Quarter

Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • KENT131
    • 266NIU
  • Turnovers

    • KENT4
    • 3NIU
  • Possession

    KENTNIU
    30:0030:00
  • 1st Downs

    • KENT9
    • 15NIU

Game Information

Huskie Stadium
Coverage: ESPN3
  • DeKalb, IL 60115
Attendance: 11,398
10/7/2017 Associated Press

N. Illinois defense handles Kent St. in 24-3 victory

Marcus Childers threw three touchdowns and Northern Illinois' defense suffocated Kent State's offense with a 24-3 win on Saturday night in the Huskies' Mid-American Conference opener.

Scoring Summary

1234T
Kent State03003
Northern Illinois7710024
first QuarterKENTNIU
TD
2:00
Spencer Tears 10 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Christian Hagan Kick)
12 plays, 80 yards, 5:35
07
play
Childers finds Tears for 10-yard TD (0:19)

Marcus Childers hits Spencer Tears in the end zone for a touchdown. (0:19)

second QuarterKENTNIU
FG
6:33
Shane Hynes 18 Yd Field Goal
10 plays, 89 yards, 4:42
37
TD
1:01
Shane Wimann 25 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Christian Hagan Kick)
8 plays, 48 yards, 2:54
314
play
Wimann catches and runs for 25-yard TD (0:37)

Marcus Childers finds a wide open Shane Wimann who runs into the end zone for a touchdown. (0:37)

third QuarterKENTNIU
TD
10:34
Jordan Huff 2 Yd pass from Marcus Childers (Christian Hagan Kick)
2 plays, 11 yards, 0:32
321
play
Childers hits Huff for 2-yard TD (0:22)

Marcus Childers extends Northern Illinois' lead with a 2-yard touchdown pass to Jordan Huff. (0:22)

FG
4:48
Christian Hagan 41 Yd Field Goal
4 plays, 8 yards, 1:04
324

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