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Cooper Rush threw two touchdown passes and Brian Eavey kicked three field goals Saturday to help Central Michigan overtake Northern Illinois for a 29-19 win in the Mid-American Conference opener
Huskies lose in terrible fashion
Northern Illinois QB Drew Hare was leading a desperate drive, down 10 points with three minutes to play. It didn't end well for Hare, who had an unforced fumble that all but ended the game. Central Michigan prevailed 29-19.
Huskies not done yet
Northern Illinois RB Joel Bouagnon shrunk the Huskies' deficit with this fourth quarter touchdown. After a failed two-point conversion, they trail Central Michigan 29-19 with five minutes left in the game.
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NIU's Joel Bouagnon has rushed for 104 yards on 25 carries. First back to have a 100-yard day against CMU since Syracuse last year
Well, that escalated quickly
Central Michigan RB Jahray Hayes ran for a four-yard TD to extend his team's lead over Northern Illinois, 26-13. The Chippewas have outscored the Huskies 23-3 in the third quarter.
Chippewas take the lead
Cooper Rush completes a 23-yard pass to Jesse Kroll, who stretches it out for the go-ahead touchdown. Central Michigan leads 20-13 over Northern Illinois with five minutes to go in the third quarter.
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