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Spann, Harnish lead Northern Illinois to 45-14 win

Oct 16, 2010 - 11:58 PM DEKALB, Ill. (AP) -- Chad Spann rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns while Chandler Harnish threw two TD passes and had a scoring run as Northern Illinois beat Buffalo 45-14 Saturday.

Backup quarterback Jordan Lynch added a 90-yard TD run in the fourth quarter for the Huskies (5-2, 3-0 Mid-American Conference), who won their fourth straight.

Jerry Davis threw an 81-yard touchdown pass to Marcus Rivers, and Gordon DuBois returned an interception 27 yards for a TD for the Bulls (2-4, 1-1).

Spann had touchdown runs of 1 and 2 yards on a career-high 31 carries while helping Northern Illinois to 24 first downs, compared to 10 for Buffalo.

Harnish hit Landon Cox with a 10-yard scoring pass, found Willie Clark from 25 yards out and added a 12-yard TD run.








  • NCAAF FINAL
    1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH TOTAL
    --- --- --- --- -----
    BUFFALO 0 14 0 0 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 0 21 10 14 45 FINAL
    SCORING SUMMARY
    2ND QUARTER: NORTHN ILL - TD, LANDON COX 10 YD PASS FROM
    CHANDLER HARNISH (MICHAEL
    CKLAMOVSKI KICK), 3:02.
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 7-0
    BUFFALO - TD, GORDON DUBOIS 27 YD
    INTERCEPTION RETURN (A.J.
    PRINCIPE KIC

    Oct 16 6:42 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 45 0:00 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Oct 16 6:42 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 45 4:27 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Buffalo 14, Northern Illinois 45  4th - 4:27Oct 16 6:33 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 38 7:19 LEFT, 4TH QTR

    Buffalo 14, Northern Illinois 38  4th - 7:19Oct 16 6:22 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 31 0:00 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Oct 16 6:03 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 31 3:51 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Buffalo 14, Northern Illinois 31  3rd - 3:51Oct 16 5:53 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 24 12:02 LEFT, 3RD QTR

    Buffalo 14, Northern Illinois 24  3rd - 12:02Oct 16 5:41 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 21 0:00 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Oct 16 5:11 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 14
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 21 0:31 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Buffalo 14, Northern Illinois 21  2nd - 0:31Oct 16 5:07 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 7
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 21 1:10 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Buffalo 7, Northern Illinois 21  2nd - 1:10Oct 16 5:03 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 7
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 14 2:57 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Buffalo 7, Northern Illinois 14  2nd - 2:57Oct 16 4:55 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 7
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 7 7:32 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Buffalo 7, Northern Illinois 7  2nd - 7:32Oct 16 4:39 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 0
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 7 11:58 LEFT, 2ND QTR

    Buffalo 0, Northern Illinois 7  2nd - 11:58Oct 16 4:18 PM


  • NCAAF
    BUFFALO 0
    NORTHN ILLINOIS 0 0:00 LEFT, 1ST QTR

    Oct 16 4:09 PM