YPSILANTI, Mich. -- Jordan Lynch rushed 142 yards and scored two touchdowns and Northern Illinois beat Eastern Michigan 71-3 Friday in the last game of the regular season.
The Huskies (10-2, 8-0, Mid-American) finished with 646 total offense yards, 544 on the ground, to Eastern Michigan's (2-10, 2-6) 160 total offense yards.
Lynch scored on runs of 81 yards and 61 yards and led three other Huskies who scored two touchdowns each.
Michael Cklamovski also kicked a field goal for Northern Illinois.
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