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Northern Illinois edges North Dakota 23-17

Sep 12, 2010 - 3:01 AM DeKALB, Ill.(AP) -- Chandler Harnish threw for one touchdown and rushed for another as Northern Illinois claimed a 23-17 victory over North Dakota Saturday night.

The visiting Fighting Sioux (0-2) never led, but closed the deficit to 16-14 after an 85-yard touchdown pass from Jake Landry to Greg Hardin with 1:45 left in the third quarter.

Two minutes later, Harnish had a career-long 40-yard touchdown run to boost the Huskies' lead to 23-14.

Harnish was 14 of 25 for 146 yards and rushed for 178 more for Northern Illinois (1-1) while Chad Spann rushed for 140 yards and a touchdown. Landry went 18 of 31 for 267 yards, while Hardin had six catches for 171 yards.








  • SCORING SUMMARY

    North Dakota 0, Northern Illinois 0  FinalSep 11 11:21 PM


  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    NORTH DAKOTA 0 7 7 3 17
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 13 3 0 7 23 FINAL
    SCORING SUMMARY
    1ST QUARTER: NORTHN ILL - TD, CHAD SPANN 79 YD RUN (MATHEW
    SIMS KICK), 0:21. NORTHN
    ILLINOIS 7-0
    NORTHN ILL - TD, MARTEL MOORE 4 YD PASS FROM
    CHANDLER HARNISH (PAT
    FAILED), 9:00. NORTHN
    ILLINOIS 13-0
    2N

    Sep 11 10:12 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 17
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 23 0:00 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Sep 11 10:12 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 17
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 23 2:47 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    North Dakota 17, Northern Illinois 23  4th - 2:47Sep 11 9:57 PM
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    RUWTbot Added 63 roots (Close Finish)

    North Dakota 17, Northern Illinois 23  4th - 2:47Sep 11 9:57 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 23 14:53 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    North Dakota 14, Northern Illinois 23  4th - 14:53Sep 11 9:29 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 16 0:00 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Sep 11 9:25 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 16 1:45 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    North Dakota 14, Northern Illinois 16  3rd - 1:45Sep 11 9:21 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 7
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 16 0:00 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Sep 11 8:31 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 7
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 16 0:13 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    North Dakota 7, Northern Illinois 16  2nd - 0:13Sep 11 8:28 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 0
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 16 6:08 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    North Dakota 0, Northern Illinois 16  2nd - 6:08Sep 11 8:12 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 3
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 13 14:55 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    North Dakota 3, Northern Illinois 13  2nd - 14:55Sep 11 8:01 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 0
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 13 0:00 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Sep 11 8:01 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 0
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 13 5:47 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    North Dakota 0, Northern Illinois 13  1st - 5:47Sep 11 7:48 PM


  • NCAAF
    NORTH DAKOTA 0
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 7 14:39 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    North Dakota 0, Northern Illinois 7  1st - 14:39Sep 11 7:41 PM