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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009)
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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Western Michigan (2-3,1-1) vs. Northern Illinois (3-2,1-0)

Date: Oct 03, 2009 • Site: DeKalb, Ill.  • Stadium: Huskie Stadium  •  Attendance: 17608

Score by Quarters  Score 
Western Michigan   0  3  0  0  3 
Northern Illinois   7  14  10  7  38 

SCORING SUMMARY   WMU -NIU  
1st  10:31  NIU   PALMER, Nathan 33 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         9 plays, 74 yards, TOP 4:29  0 - 7 
2nd  14:13  WMU   POTTER,John 40 yd field goal 
         8 plays, 32 yards, TOP 2:22  3 - 7 
  07:53  NIU   Spann, Chad 1 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         12 plays, 69 yards, TOP 6:20  3 - 14 
  01:17  NIU   Spann, Chad 20 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         7 plays, 56 yards, TOP 4:13  3 - 21 
3rd  13:28  NIU   Spann, Chad 5 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         3 plays, 12 yards, TOP 1:19  3 - 28 
  03:59  NIU   Salerno, Mike 22 yd field goal 
         10 plays, 76 yards, TOP 4:11  3 - 31 
4th  14:47  NIU   Coffman, Jake 79 yd interception return (Salerno, Mike kick) 
           3 - 38 

Kickoff time: 2:37 pm  • End of Game: 5:21 pm  • Total elapsed time: 2:44
Referee: Tom McCabe  •  Umpire: Rich Ristau  •  Linesman: Paul Beyerle  •  Line judge: Steve Barnes  •  Back judge: Jeff Latkiewicz •  Field judge: Bob McElwee  •  Side judge: Rich Grube  •  Scorer: R. Houghtaling  • 
Temperature: 53  • Wind: NNW 5MPH • Weather: Occassional Rain
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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

 Team Totals  WMU  NIU 
FIRST DOWNS  15  20 
   Rushing  16 
   Passing  10 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  73  255 
   Rushing Attempts  23  50 
   Average Per Rush  3.2  5.1 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  85  266 
   Yards Lost Rushing  12  11 
NET YARDS PASSING  178  135 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  19-37-3  9-15-0 
   Average Per Attempt  4.8  9.0 
   Average Per Completion  9.4  15.0 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  251  390 
   Total offense plays  60  65 
   Average Gain Per Play  4.2  6.0 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  3-1  1-0 
Penalties: Number-Yards  1-9  6-30 
PUNTS-YARDS  6-274  5-183 
   Average Yards Per Punt  45.7  36.6 
   Net Yards Per Punt  39.8  34.6 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  2-114  7-474 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  57.0  67.7 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  41.5  50.3 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  2-10-0  2-35-0 
   Average Per Return  5.0  17.5 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  3-62-0  2-31-0 
   Average Per Return  20.7  15.5 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  3-112-1 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  23:07  36:53 
   1st Quarter  8:53  6:07 
   2nd Quarter  3:53  11:07 
   3rd Quarter  5:22  9:38 
   4th Quarter  4:59  10:01 
Third-Down Conversions  5 of 14  6 of 14 
Fourth-Down Conversions  1 of 2  1 of 1 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  0-2  3-3 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  0-0  0-0 
PAT Kicks  0-0  5-5 
Field Goals  1-1  1-2 
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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Western Michigan
  
Northern Illinois
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
WEST, Brandon   14  58  54  12  3.9 
BURDI,Drew   14  14  10  14.0 
WINCHESTER,A.   12  1.4 
CARDER,Alex   1.0 
PONDER,Ansel   0.0 
HILLER,Tim   -3  -3.0 
Totals...  23  85  12  73  12  3.2 
  
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
Spann, Chad   22  132  132  20  6.0 
Brown, Me'co   15  92  88  26  5.9 
GRADY, DeMarcus  18  18  6.0 
HARNISH, Chand   18  15  2.5 
ANDERSON, Justi  3.0 
Crider, Ricky   0.0 
Morris, Ryan   -4  -4.0 
Totals...  50  266  11  255  26  5.1 
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
HILLER,Tim   18-35-3  176  39 
ARNHEIM,Robert   1-1-0 
CARDER,Alex   0-1-0 
Totals...  19-37-3  178  39 
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
HARNISH, Chand   9-15-0  135  33 
Totals...  9-15-0  135  33 
  
  
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
WHITE,Jordan   81  39 
ARNHEIM,Robert   49  15 
RAVENELL,Chleb   19 
PONDER,Ansel   10 
WEST, Brandon   14  14 
THOMPSON,Glenis 
POTTER,John  
Totals...  19  178  39 
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Cox, Landon   14 
PALMER, Nathan   41  33 
Skarb, Kyle   33  33 
CUNNINGHAM, Ree  27  27 
Brown, Me'co   13  13 
Lewis, Marcus  
Totals...  135  33 
  
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
ARMER,Ben   274  45.7  62 
Totals...  274  45.7  62 
  
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Salerno, Mike   56  28.0  30 
Wilber, Josh   127  42.3  56 
Totals...  183  36.6  56 
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
WHITE,Jordan   10 
PONDER,Ansel   52  28 
WINCHESTER,A.   10  10 
Totals...  10  62  28 
  
  
  
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Davis, Tommy   35  29 
DANIELS, Kiaree 
GEORGE, Patrick  32  32 
Coffman, Jake   79  79 
ONYEBUAGU, Jaso 
Crider, Ricky   24  24 
Totals...  35  29  31  24  112  79 
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
WHITE,Jordan   81  10  91 
WEST, Brandon   54  14  68 
PONDER,Ansel   10  52  62 
ARNHEIM,Robert   49  49 
RAVENELL,Chleb   19  19 
WINCHESTER,A.   10  17 
BURDI,Drew   14  14 
THOMPSON,Glenis 
POTTER,John  
CARDER,Alex  
HILLER,Tim   -3  -3 
Totals...  73  178  62  10  323 
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Spann, Chad   132  132 
Brown, Me'co   88  13  101 
Coffman, Jake   79  79 
PALMER, Nathan   41  41 
Davis, Tommy   35  35 
Skarb, Kyle   33  33 
GEORGE, Patrick  32  32 
CUNNINGHAM, Ree  27  27 
Crider, Ricky   24  24 
GRADY, DeMarcus  18  18 
HARNISH, Chand   15  15 
Cox, Landon   14  14 
Lewis, Marcus  
ONYEBUAGU, Jaso 
ANDERSON, Justi 
DANIELS, Kiaree 
Morris, Ryan   -4  -4 
Totals...  255  135  31  35  112  568 
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
POTTER,John  2nd  14:13  40 yards  Good 
  
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
SALERNO, Mike  3rd  03:59  22 yards  Good 
SALERNO, Mike  3rd  01:00  53 yards  Missed 
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
POTTER,John   114  57.0 
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Salerno, Mike   474  67.7 
 
FUMBLES: Western Michigan-HILLER,Tim 1-1; WINCHESTER,A. 1-0; BURDI,Drew 1-0. Northern Illinois-MORRIS, Ryan 1-0.
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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
WMU   1st  W20  10:31  Kickoff  N16  03:13     Downs  16-64  7:18 
WMU   1st  W46  01:35  Punt  N22  14:13  FIELD GOAL  8-32  2:22    
WMU   2nd  W25  07:53  Kickoff  N46  05:30     Interception  6-29  2:23    
WMU   2nd  W31  01:17  Kickoff  W46  00:34     Punt  4-15  0:43    
WMU   3rd  W20  15:00  Kickoff  W20  14:47     Interception  1-0  0:13    
WMU   3rd  W40  13:28  Kickoff  W46  11:44     Punt  3-6  1:44    
WMU   3rd  W43  09:35  Punt  W41  08:10     Punt  3--2  1:25    
WMU   3rd  W20  03:59  Kickoff  W26  02:59     Punt  3-6  1:00    
WMU   3rd  W36  01:00  Missed FG  N12  14:47     Interception  6-52  1:13 
WMU   4th  W21  14:47  Kickoff  W45  12:57     Fumble  5-24  1:50    
WMU   4th  W13  11:17  Punt  W22  09:50     Punt  3-9  1:27    
WMU   4th  W14  04:16  Punt  W21  02:47     Punt  3-7  1:29    
WMU   4th  W21  00:00  Punt  W21  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:00    
  
NIU   1st  N26  15:00  Kickoff  W00  10:31  TOUCHDOWN  9-74  4:29    
NIU   1st  N16  03:13  Downs  N20  01:35     Punt  3-4  1:38    
NIU   2nd  N31  14:13  Kickoff  W00  07:53  TOUCHDOWN  12-69  6:20 
NIU   2nd  N44  05:30  Interception  W00  01:17  TOUCHDOWN  7-56  4:13    
NIU   2nd  N04  00:34  Punt  N30  00:00     End of half  2-26  0:34    
NIU   3rd  W12  14:47  Interception  W00  13:28  TOUCHDOWN  3-12  1:19 
NIU   3rd  N09  11:44  Punt  N09  09:35     Punt  3-0  2:09    
NIU   3rd  N19  08:10  Punt  W05  03:59  FIELD GOAL  10-76  4:11 
NIU   3rd  W40  02:59  Punt  W36  01:00     Missed FG  4-4  1:59    
NIU   4th  W00  14:47  Interception  W00  14:47  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
NIU   4th  W45  12:57  Fumble  W39  11:17     Punt  3-6  1:40    
NIU   4th  N16  09:50  Punt  W49  04:16     Punt  8-35  5:34    
NIU   4th  W49  02:47  Punt  N49  00:00     Punt  3--2  2:47    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Western Michigan   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   08:53   03:53   05:22   04:59      12:46   10:21      23:07  
3rd Down Conversions   4/5   1/3   0/4   0/2      5/8   0/6      5/14  
Average field position  W33   W28   W31   W16      W30   W25      W27  
4th Down Conversions   0/1   0/0   1/1   0/0      0/1   1/1      1/2  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Northern Illinois   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   06:07   11:07   09:38   10:01      17:14   19:39      36:53  
3rd Down Conversions   2/3   2/3   2/5   0/3      4/6   2/8      6/14  
Average field position  N21   N26   N44   N40      N24   N42      N34  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   1/1   0/0   0/0      1/1   0/0      1/1  
Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
NIU   1st  N26  15:00  Kickoff  W00  10:31  TOUCHDOWN  9-74  4:29    
WMU   1st  W20  10:31  Kickoff  N16  03:13     Downs  16-64  7:18 
NIU   1st  N16  03:13  Downs  N20  01:35     Punt  3-4  1:38    
WMU   1st  W46  01:35  Punt  N22  14:13  FIELD GOAL  8-32  2:22    
NIU   2nd  N31  14:13  Kickoff  W00  07:53  TOUCHDOWN  12-69  6:20 
  
WMU   2nd  W25  07:53  Kickoff  N46  05:30     Interception  6-29  2:23    
NIU   2nd  N44  05:30  Interception  W00  01:17  TOUCHDOWN  7-56  4:13    
WMU   2nd  W31  01:17  Kickoff  W46  00:34     Punt  4-15  0:43    
NIU   2nd  N04  00:34  Punt  N30  00:00     End of half  2-26  0:34    
WMU   3rd  W20  15:00  Kickoff  W20  14:47     Interception  1-0  0:13    
  
NIU   3rd  W12  14:47  Interception  W00  13:28  TOUCHDOWN  3-12  1:19 
WMU   3rd  W40  13:28  Kickoff  W46  11:44     Punt  3-6  1:44    
NIU   3rd  N09  11:44  Punt  N09  09:35     Punt  3-0  2:09    
WMU   3rd  W43  09:35  Punt  W41  08:10     Punt  3--2  1:25    
NIU   3rd  N19  08:10  Punt  W05  03:59  FIELD GOAL  10-76  4:11 
WMU   3rd  W20  03:59  Kickoff  W26  02:59     Punt  3-6  1:00    
NIU   3rd  W40  02:59  Punt  W36  01:00     Missed FG  4-4  1:59    
WMU   3rd  W36  01:00  Missed FG  N12  14:47     Interception  6-52  1:13 
NIU   4th  W00  14:47  Interception  W00  14:47  TOUCHDOWN  0-0  0:00    
  
WMU   4th  W21  14:47  Kickoff  W45  12:57     Fumble  5-24  1:50    
NIU   4th  W45  12:57  Fumble  W39  11:17     Punt  3-6  1:40    
WMU   4th  W13  11:17  Punt  W22  09:50     Punt  3-9  1:27    
NIU   4th  N16  09:50  Punt  W49  04:16     Punt  8-35  5:34    
WMU   4th  W14  04:16  Punt  W21  02:47     Punt  3-7  1:29    
NIU   4th  W49  02:47  Punt  N49  00:00     Punt  3--2  2:47    
WMU   4th  W21  00:00  Punt  W21  00:00     End of half  0-0  0:00    
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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

##  Western Michigan   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
28  DIXSON,Keith   11  .   .   .   .  
35  PRITCHARD,A.   10  .   .   .   .  
33  ARMSTRONG,Mario  .   .   .   .  
94  LEGRIER,D.   .   .   .   .  
34  BERRY,Jamail   .   .   .   .  
15  DORCELY,Andy   1.0/4   .   .   .  
68  CIELENSKI,Cody   2.0/3   .   .   .  
25  LEWIS,David   .   .   .   .  
38  PROM,Chris   .   .   .   .  
92  NOWAK,Drew   .   .   .   .  
97  BISHOP,Freddie   .   .   .   .  
48  BRASKA,Justin   .   .   .   .  
5   LAWRENCE,Deshon  .   .   .   .  
47  ZAJAC,Mitch   .   .   .   .  
8   PONDER,Ansel   .   .   .   .  
84  STEVENS,Matt   .   .   .   .  
95  PYANT,Chris   .   .   .   .  
83  WHITE,Jordan   .   .   .   .  
6   SMITH,Damond   .   .   .   .  
27  STEWART,Vernon   .   .   .   .  
17  POTTER,John   .   .   .   .  
56  LYNCH,T.J.   .   .   .   .  
##  Northern Illinois   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
25  Wilson, Tracy   1.0/2   .   .   .  
27  WILLIAMSON, Spe  .   .   .   .  
5   Smith, Chris   .   .   .   .  
37  Kube, Alex   .   .   .   .  
23  DANIELS, Kiaree  .   .   1-1   .  
53  Schiller, Pat   .   .   .   .  
26  Hanson, Cory   .   .   .   .  
33  GEORGE, Patrick  .   .   1-32  .  
38  Sobol, Mike   .   .   .   .  
4   Bryant, David   .   .   .   .  
54  Coffman, Jake   1.0/2   1-0   1-79  .  
95  Progar, Sean   .   .   .   .  
36  Clark, Tyrone   .   .   .   .  
92  Lawson, Brian   .   .   .   .  
40  JACQUES, Victor  .   .   .   .  
29  DELEGAL, Jordan  .   .   .   .  
28  Spann, Chad   .   .   .   .  
39  BARNAS, Garrett  .   .   .   .  
90  Baxter, Alan   .   .   .   .  
52  Brown, Phil   .   .   .   .  
56  Bice, Brandon   .   .   .   .  
89  Newcomb, Ron   .   .   .   .  
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Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Western Michigan  
Pos  ##  Offense 
LT   63  WASIKOWSKI,Paul 
LG   61  CLEMENS,Nick  
C   65  SWANSON,Phillip 
RG   64  JAEGER,Sam  
RT   72  PARKER,Anthony  
QB   3   HILLER,Tim  
RB   2   WEST, Brandon  
WR   83  WHITE,Jordan  
WR   13  RAVENELL,Chleb  
WR   12  ARNHEIM,Robert  
TE   84  STEVENS,Matt  
  
Western Michigan  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   97  BISHOP,Freddie  
DE   48  BRASKA,Justin  
DT   68  CIELENSKI,Cody  
DT   92  NOWAK,Drew  
CB   35  PRITCHARD,A.  
SS   33  ARMSTRONG,Mario 
CB   5   LAWRENCE,Deshon 
CB   25  LEWIS,David  
LB   47  ZAJAC,Mitch  
LB   38  PROM,Chris  
FS   34  BERRY,Jamail  
  
Northern Illinois  
Pos  ##  Offense 
C   50  Adamski, Eddie  
QB   12  HARNISH, Chand  
RB   28  Spann, Chad  
WR   80  Cox, Landon  
WR   11  Lewis, Marcus  
TE   83  CUNNINGHAM, Ree 
FB   34  Skarb, Kyle  
RT   74  Kiel, Adam  
RG   72  Pawlak, Joe  
LG   65  ONYEBUAGU, Jaso 
LT   62  Olson, Trevor  
  
Northern Illinois  
Pos  ##  Defense 
DE   56  Bice, Brandon  
NG   92  Lawson, Brian  
DT   98  Pirkle, D.J.  
DE   54  Coffman, Jake  
LB   37  Kube, Alex  
LB   53  Schiller, Pat  
LB   26  Hanson, Cory  
CB   33  GEORGE, Patrick 
SS   25  Wilson, Tracy  
FS   4   Bryant, David  
CB   5   Smith, Chris  

Western Michigan: 1-WIGGINS, Doug, 4-MURRAY,Jamelle, 6-SMITH,Damond, 7-SMITH,Trey, 8-PONDER,Ansel, 9-WILLIAMS,Tronic, 10-VAN TUBBERGEN,T, 11-WALKER,Dallas, 14-CARDER,Alex, 15-DORCELY,Andy, 17-POTTER,John, 18-BURDI,Drew, 19-PRICE,Josh, 22-THOMPSON,Glenis, 23-WINCHESTER,A., 27-STEWART,Vernon, 28-DIXSON,Keith, 29-VEREEN,Jermaine, 30-WALLACE,Dervon, 31-HINDS,Scott, 32-O'NEILL,James, 36-DESHAZOR,Jaron, 37-ARMER,Ben, 42-BALIKO,Chad, 53-PICKENS,Matt, 56-LYNCH,T.J., 60-MITCHELL,Nick, 69-HARRINGTON,Tom, 79-JACK,Jonathan, 85-HAMMOND,Blake, 93-DREHER,Paul, 94-LEGRIER,D., 95-PYANT,Chris, 96-PEIFFER,Weston, 99-HAZEL,Paul.

Northern Illinois: 1-MOORE, Martel, 3-GRADY, DeMarcus, 6-VAN LAANEN, Jod, 7-ASHFORD, Perez, 8-BROWN, Me'co, 15-MORRIS, Ryan, 16-SALERNO, Mike, 17-NG, Matt, 20-DAVIS, Tommy, 21-ANDERSON, Justi, 22-CRIDER, Ricky, 23-DANIELS, Kiaree, 27-WILLIAMSON, Spe, 29-DELEGAL, Jordan, 36-CLARK, Tyrone, 38-SOBOL, Mike, 39-BARNAS, Garrett, 40-JACQUES, Victor, 41-MCAVOY, Pat, 43-KREMER, John, 44-BOLDING, Darnel, 45-LEPPER, Mike, 47-FLAHIVE, Connor, 49-WILBER, Josh, 52-BROWN, Phil, 60-JACKSON, Ed, 61-TENSE, Panan, 68-OTIS, Keith, 70-PEGRAM, Logan, 71-WEDIGE, Scott, 81-PALMER, Nathan, 82-WILLIAMS, Prest, 84-CLASEY, Tyler, 89-NEWCOMB, Ron, 90-BAXTER, Alan, 95-PROGAR, Sean, 96-BECKNER, Bryan, 97-MARKS, Jack, 99-JEFFERSON, Naba.
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Box Score (Final)
Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Western Michigan....  0  3  0  0  -  3       Record: (2-3,1-1)
Northern Illinois...  7 14 10  7  - 38       Record: (3-2,1-0)



Scoring Summary:
1st 10:31 NIU - PALMER, Nathan 33 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (Salerno, Mike kick), 9-74 4:29, WMU 0 - NIU 7
2nd 14:13 WMU - POTTER,John 40 yd field goal, 8-32 2:22, WMU 3 - NIU 7
    07:53 NIU - Spann, Chad 1 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick), 12-69 6:20, WMU 3 - NIU 14
    01:17 NIU - Spann, Chad 20 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick), 7-56 4:13, WMU 3 - NIU 21
3rd 13:28 NIU - Spann, Chad 5 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick), 3-12 1:19, WMU 3 - NIU 28
    03:59 NIU - Salerno, Mike 22 yd field goal, 10-76 4:11, WMU 3 - NIU 31
4th 14:47 NIU - Coffman, Jake 79 yd interception return (Salerno, Mike kick), , WMU 3 - NIU 38



                                    WMU      NIU
FIRST DOWNS...................       15       20
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............    23-73   50-255
PASSING YDS (NET).............      178      135
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  37-19-3   15-9-0
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   60-251   65-390
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     2-10     2-35
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     3-62     2-31
Interception Returns-Yards....      0-0    3-112
Punts (Number-Avg)............   6-45.7   5-36.6
Fumbles-Lost..................      3-1      1-0
Penalties-Yards...............      1-9     6-30
Possession Time...............    23:07    36:53
Third-Down Conversions........  5 of 14  6 of 14
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 2   1 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      0-2      3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards........      0-0      0-0


RUSHING: Western Michigan-WEST, Brandon 14-54; BURDI,Drew 1-14;
WINCHESTER,A. 5-7; CARDER,Alex 1-1; PONDER,Ansel 1-0; HILLER,Tim 1-minus 3.
Northern Illinois-SPANN, Chad 22-132; Brown, Me'co 15-88; Grady, DeMarcus 3-18;
HARNISH, Chand 6-15; ANDERSON, Justi 2-6; Crider, Ricky 1-0; Morris, Ryan
1-minus 4.

PASSING: Western Michigan-HILLER,Tim 18-35-3-176; ARNHEIM,Robert 1-1-0-2;
CARDER,Alex 0-1-0-0. Northern Illinois-HARNISH, Chand 9-15-0-135.

RECEIVING: Western Michigan-WHITE,Jordan 6-81; ARNHEIM,Robert 5-49;
RAVENELL,Chleb 3-19; PONDER,Ansel 2-10; WEST, Brandon 1-14; THOMPSON,Glenis 1-3;
POTTER,John 1-2. Northern Illinois-COX, Landon 3-14; PALMER, Nathan 2-41; SKARB,
Kyle 1-33; CUNNINGHAM, Ree 1-27; Brown, Me'co 1-13; Lewis, Marcus 1-7.

INTERCEPTIONS: Western Michigan-None. Northern Illinois-COFFMAN, Jake
1-79; George, Patrick 1-32; Daniels, Kiaree 1-1.

FUMBLES: Western Michigan-HILLER,Tim 1-1; WINCHESTER,A. 1-0; BURDI,Drew
1-0. Northern Illinois-MORRIS, Ryan 1-0.

Stadium: Huskie Stadium        Attendance: 17608
Kickoff time: 2:37 pm   End of Game: 5:21 pm   Total elapsed time: 2:44
Officials: Referee: Tom McCabe; Umpire: Rich Ristau; Linesman: Paul Beyerle;
Line judge: Steve Barnes; Back judge: Jeff Latkiewicz; Field judge: Bob McElwee;
Side judge: Rich Grube; Scorer: R. Houghtaling;
Temperature: 53        Wind: NNW 5MPH  Weather: Occassional Rain



      Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

SACKS (UA-A): Western Michigan-None. Northern Illinois-None.

TACKLES (UA-A): Western Michigan-DIXSON,Keith 4-7; PRITCHARD,A. 6-4;
ARMSTRONG,Mario 3-4; LEGRIER,D. 5-0; DORCELY,Andy 2-3; BERRY,Jamail 2-3;
CIELENSKI,Cody 4-0; LEWIS,David 3-1; PROM,Chris 1-3; NOWAK,Drew 0-4;
BISHOP,Freddie 3-0; BRASKA,Justin 2-1; LAWRENCE,Deshon 1-2; ZAJAC,Mitch 0-2;
PONDER,Ansel 1-0; WHITE,Jordan 1-0; STEVENS,Matt 1-0; PYANT,Chris 1-0;
SMITH,Damond 0-1; LYNCH,T.J. 0-1; STEWART,Vernon 0-1; POTTER,John 0-1. Northern
Illinois-WILSON, Tracy 3-4; WILLIAMSON, Spe 3-2; Kube, Alex 3-2; Smith, Chris
3-2; Daniels, Kiaree 4-0; Schiller, Pat 3-1; Hanson, Cory 2-2; George, Patrick
3-0; Sobol, Mike 1-2; Bryant, David 1-2; Coffman, Jake 2-0; Progar, Sean 1-1;
Clark, Tyrone 0-2; Jacques, Victor 1-0; Delegal, Jordan 1-0; Lawson, Brian 1-0;
Barnas, Garrett 0-1; Brown, Phil 0-1; Baxter, Alan 0-1; Spann, Chad 0-1.


Game Starters:
Western Michigan

POS  ## OFFENSE
LT   63 WASIKOWSKI,Paul
LG   61 CLEMENS,Nick
C    65 SWANSON,Phillip
RG   64 JAEGER,Sam
RT   72 PARKER,Anthony
QB   3  HILLER,Tim
RB   2  WEST, Brandon
WR   83 WHITE,Jordan
WR   13 RAVENELL,Chleb
WR   12 ARNHEIM,Robert
TE   84 STEVENS,Matt

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   97 BISHOP,Freddie
DE   48 BRASKA,Justin
DT   68 CIELENSKI,Cody
DT   92 NOWAK,Drew
CB   35 PRITCHARD,A.
SS   33 ARMSTRONG,Mario
CB   5  LAWRENCE,Deshon
CB   25 LEWIS,David
LB   47 ZAJAC,Mitch
LB   38 PROM,Chris
FS   34 BERRY,Jamail

Northern Illinois

POS  ## OFFENSE
C    50 Adamski, Eddie
QB   12 HARNISH, Chand
RB   28 Spann, Chad
WR   80 Cox, Landon
WR   11 Lewis, Marcus
TE   83 CUNNINGHAM, Ree
FB   34 Skarb, Kyle
RT   74 Kiel, Adam
RG   72 Pawlak, Joe
LG   65 ONYEBUAGU, Jaso
LT   62 Olson, Trevor

POS  ## DEFENSE
DE   56 Bice, Brandon
NG   92 Lawson, Brian
DT   98 Pirkle, D.J.
DE   54 Coffman, Jake
LB   37 Kube, Alex
LB   53 Schiller, Pat
LB   26 Hanson, Cory
CB   33 George, Patrick
SS   25 Wilson, Tracy
FS   4  Bryant, David
CB   5  Smith, Chris


Player participation:


Western Michigan: 1-WIGGINS, Doug, 4-MURRAY,Jamelle, 6-SMITH,Damond, 7-SMITH,Trey, 8-PONDER,Ansel, 9-WILLIAMS,Tronic,
10-VAN TUBBERGEN,T, 11-WALKER,Dallas, 14-CARDER,Alex, 15-DORCELY,Andy, 17-POTTER,John, 18-BURDI,Drew, 19-PRICE,Josh,
22-THOMPSON,Glenis, 23-WINCHESTER,A., 27-STEWART,Vernon, 28-DIXSON,Keith, 29-VEREEN,Jermaine, 30-WALLACE,Dervon, 31-HINDS,Scott,
32-O'NEILL,James, 36-DESHAZOR,Jaron, 37-ARMER,Ben, 42-BALIKO,Chad, 53-PICKENS,Matt, 56-LYNCH,T.J., 60-MITCHELL,Nick,
69-HARRINGTON,Tom, 79-JACK,Jonathan, 85-HAMMOND,Blake, 93-DREHER,Paul, 94-LEGRIER,D., 95-PYANT,Chris, 96-PEIFFER,Weston,
99-HAZEL,Paul.

Northern Illinois: 1-MOORE, Martel, 3-GRADY, DeMarcus, 6-VAN LAANEN, Jod, 7-ASHFORD, Perez, 8-BROWN, Me'co, 15-MORRIS, Ryan,
16-SALERNO, Mike, 17-NG, Matt, 20-DAVIS, Tommy, 21-ANDERSON, Justi, 22-CRIDER, Ricky, 23-DANIELS, Kiaree, 27-WILLIAMSON, Spe,
29-DELEGAL, Jordan, 36-CLARK, Tyrone, 38-SOBOL, Mike, 39-BARNAS, Garrett, 40-JACQUES, Victor, 41-MCAVOY, Pat, 43-KREMER, John,
44-BOLDING, Darnel, 45-LEPPER, Mike, 47-FLAHIVE, Connor, 49-WILBER, Josh, 52-BROWN, Phil, 60-JACKSON, Ed, 61-TENSE, Panan,
68-OTIS, Keith, 70-PEGRAM, Logan, 71-WEDIGE, Scott, 81-PALMER, Nathan, 82-WILLIAMS, Prest, 84-CLASEY, Tyler, 89-NEWCOMB, Ron,
90-BAXTER, Alan, 95-PROGAR, Sean, 96-BECKNER, Bryan, 97-MARKS, Jack, 99-JEFFERSON, Naba.


  Play-by-Play Summary  
Play-by-Play Summary
The Automated ScoreBook
Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

1st Quarter

WMU won the toss and deferred. NIU will receive.
POTTER,John kickoff 51 yards to the NIU19, ONYEBUAGU, Jaso return 7 yards to the NIU26, out-of-bounds (SMITH,Damond;BERRY,Jamail).
Niu 1-10at Niu26Spann, Chad rush for no gain to the NIU26 (PRITCHARD,A.;NOWAK,Drew).
Niu 2-10at Niu26HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 7 yards to the NIU33, out-of-bounds (PROM,Chris).
Niu 3-3at Niu33HARNISH, Chand rush for 4 yards to the NIU37, 1ST DOWN NIU (PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 1-10at Niu37Spann, Chad rush for 2 yards to the NIU39 (CIELENSKI,Cody).
Niu 2-8at Niu39HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Lewis, Marcus for 7 yards to the NIU46 (LAWRENCE,Deshon).
Niu 3-1at Niu46Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the NIU49, 1ST DOWN NIU (BERRY,Jamail).
Niu 1-10at Niu49Spann, Chad rush for 15 yards to the WMU36, 1ST DOWN NIU (LEWIS,David;ARMSTRONG,Mario).
Niu 1-10at Wmu36Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the WMU33 (ARMSTRONG,Mario;BERRY,Jamail).
Niu 2-7at Wmu33HARNISH, Chand pass complete to PALMER, Nathan for 33 yards to the WMU0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 10:31.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 7, Western Michigan 0
Drive: 9 plays, 74 yards, TOP 04:29
Salerno, Mike kickoff 70 yards to the WMU0, touchback.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu20WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 10:31.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu20WEST, Brandon rush for 12 yards to the WMU32, 1ST DOWN WMU (Coffman, Jake).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu32HILLER,Tim pass complete to WHITE,Jordan for 9 yards to the WMU41, out-of-bounds (Kube, Alex).
Wmu 2-1at Wmu41WEST, Brandon rush for 2 yards to the WMU43, 1ST DOWN WMU (Schiller, Pat).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu43HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to WHITE,Jordan.
Wmu 2-10at Wmu43WEST, Brandon rush for 1 yard to the WMU44 (Progar, Sean).
Wmu 3-9at Wmu44HILLER,Tim pass complete to WHITE,Jordan for 9 yards to the NIU47, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (Smith, Chris).
Wmu 1-10at Niu47WEST, Brandon rush for 3 yards to the NIU44 (Schiller, Pat).
Wmu 2-7at Niu44HILLER,Tim pass complete to WHITE,Jordan for 5 yards to the NIU39 (Smith, Chris).
Wmu 3-2at Niu39HILLER,Tim pass complete to PONDER,Ansel for 5 yards to the NIU34, 1ST DOWN WMU (Hanson, Cory).
Wmu 1-10at Niu34WEST, Brandon rush for no gain to the NIU34 (Bryant, David;BAXTER, Alan).
Wmu 2-10at Niu34PONDER,Ansel rush for no gain to the NIU34 (Lawson, Brian).
Wmu 3-10at Niu34HILLER,Tim pass complete to ARNHEIM,Robert for 13 yards to the NIU21, 1ST DOWN WMU (Daniels, Kiaree).
Wmu 1-10at Niu21WEST, Brandon rush for 5 yards to the NIU16 (Kube, Alex;WILSON, Tracy).
Wmu 2-5at Niu16WEST, Brandon rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU18 (Wilson, Tracy).
Wmu 3-7at Niu18HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to RAVENELL,Chleb.
Wmu 4-7at Niu18ARNHEIM,Robert pass complete to POTTER,John for 2 yards to the NIU16 (Schiller, Pat).
Drive: 16 plays, 64 yards, TOP 07:18
Niu 1-10at Niu16NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 03:13.
Niu 1-10at Niu16Brown, Me'co rush for 2 yards to the NIU18 (LEGRIER,D.).
Niu 2-8at Niu18HARNISH, Chand rush for 2 yards to the NIU20 (PRITCHARD,A.;PROM,Chris).
Niu 3-6at Niu20HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Lewis, Marcus (LEGRIER,D.).
Niu 4-6at Niu20Wilber, Josh punt 36 yards to the WMU44, WHITE,Jordan return 2 yards to the WMU46 (WILLIAMSON, Spe).
Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:38
Wmu 1-10at Wmu46WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 01:35.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu46HILLER,Tim pass complete to WEST, Brandon for 14 yards to the NIU40, 1ST DOWN WMU (Bryant, David;KUBE, Alex).
Wmu 1-10at Niu40WEST, Brandon rush for 3 yards to the NIU37 (Wilson, Tracy).
Wmu 2-7at Niu37HILLER,Tim pass complete to WHITE,Jordan for 6 yards to the NIU31 (Smith, Chris).
Wmu 3-1at Niu31WEST, Brandon rush for 2 yards to the NIU29, 1ST DOWN WMU (Hanson, Cory).
Drive: 4 plays, 25 yards, TOP 02:22
Northern Illinois 7, Western Michigan 0
2nd Quarter

Wmu 1-10at Niu29Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Wmu 1-10at Niu29HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to STEVENS,Matt.
Wmu 2-10at Niu29HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to RAVENELL,Chleb (Bice, Brandon).
Wmu 3-10at Niu29HILLER,Tim pass complete to RAVENELL,Chleb for 7 yards to the NIU22 (Smith, Chris;WILSON, Tracy).
Wmu 4-3at Niu22POTTER,John field goal attempt from 40 GOOD, clock 14:13.
Northern Illinois 7, Western Michigan 3
Drive: 8 plays, 32 yards, TOP 02:22
POTTER,John kickoff 63 yards to the NIU7, Crider, Ricky return 24 yards to the NIU31 (BERRY,Jamail;POTTER,John).
Niu 1-10at Niu31NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 14:13.
Niu 1-10at Niu31HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Moore, Martel.
Niu 2-10at Niu31HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Brown, Me'co for 9 yards to the NIU40, out-of-bounds (BERRY,Jamail), PENALTY NIU holding (Cox, Landon) 1 yards to the NIU30, NO PLAY.
Niu 2-11at Niu30HARNISH, Chand rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU28 (CIELENSKI,Cody).
Niu 3-13at Niu28HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Brown, Me'co for 13 yards to the NIU41, 1ST DOWN NIU (BRASKA,Justin).
Niu 1-10at Niu41Brown, Me'co rush for 9 yards to the 50 yardline (BRASKA,Justin).
Niu 2-1at Niu50Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 11:44.
Niu 2-1at Niu50Brown, Me'co rush for 2 yards to the WMU48, 1ST DOWN NIU (PYANT,Chris).
Niu 1-10at Wmu48Brown, Me'co rush for 4 yards to the WMU44, out-of-bounds (BERRY,Jamail).
Niu 2-6at Wmu44HARNISH, Chand pass complete to CUNNINGHAM, Ree for 27 yards to the WMU17, 1ST DOWN NIU (ARMSTRONG,Mario).
Niu 1-10at Wmu17Brown, Me'co rush for 3 yards to the WMU14 (LEGRIER,D.).
Niu 2-7at Wmu14Spann, Chad rush for 1 yard to the WMU13 (BISHOP,Freddie).
Niu 3-6at Wmu13Spann, Chad rush for 9 yards to the WMU4, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (LEGRIER,D.).
Niu 1-Gat Wmu04Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the WMU1 (PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 2-Gat Wmu01Spann, Chad rush for 1 yard to the WMU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:53.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 14, Western Michigan 3
Drive: 12 plays, 69 yards, TOP 06:20
Salerno, Mike kickoff 69 yards to the WMU1, PONDER,Ansel return 24 yards to the WMU25 (WILLIAMSON, Spe).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu25WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 07:53.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu25WEST, Brandon rush for 10 yards to the WMU35, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (Delegal, Jordan).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu35HILLER,Tim pass complete to PONDER,Ansel for 5 yards to the WMU40 (George, Patrick).
Wmu 2-5at Wmu40HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to PONDER,Ansel.
Wmu 3-5at Wmu40HILLER,Tim pass complete to ARNHEIM,Robert for 8 yards to the WMU48, 1ST DOWN WMU (Sobol, Mike).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu48WEST, Brandon rush for 6 yards to the NIU46 (Brown, Phil;SOBOL, Mike).
Wmu 2-4at Niu46HILLER,Tim pass intercepted by Daniels, Kiaree at the NIU43, Daniels, Kiaree return 1 yards to the NIU44 (PONDER,Ansel).
Drive: 6 plays, 29 yards, TOP 02:23
Niu 1-10at Niu44NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 05:30.
Niu 1-10at Niu44Brown, Me'co rush for 2 yards to the NIU46 (LEGRIER,D.).
Niu 2-8at Niu46HARNISH, Chand rush for 9 yards to the WMU45, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (ARMSTRONG,Mario).
Niu 1-10at Wmu45Brown, Me'co rush for 7 yards to the WMU38 (PRITCHARD,A.;BERRY,Jamail), PENALTY NIU holding (Flahive, Connor) 10 yards to the NIU45, NO PLAY.
Niu 1-20at Niu45Brown, Me'co rush for 26 yards to the WMU29, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (LEWIS,David).
Niu 1-10at Wmu29Brown, Me'co rush for 4 yards to the WMU25 (NOWAK,Drew;PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 2-6at Wmu25Spann, Chad rush for 2 yards to the WMU23 (PRITCHARD,A.;NOWAK,Drew).
Niu 3-4at Wmu23HARNISH, Chand rush for 3 yards to the WMU20 (PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 4-1at Wmu20Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 01:25.
Niu 4-1at Wmu20Spann, Chad rush for 20 yards to the WMU0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 01:17.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 21, Western Michigan 3
Drive: 7 plays, 56 yards, TOP 04:13
Salerno, Mike kickoff 67 yards to the WMU3, PONDER,Ansel return 28 yards to the WMU31 (Wilson, Tracy;SPANN, Chad).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu31WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 01:17.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu31HILLER,Tim pass complete to ARNHEIM,Robert for 15 yards to the WMU46, 1ST DOWN WMU, out-of-bounds (Daniels, Kiaree).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu46HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to PONDER,Ansel.
Wmu 2-10at Wmu46HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to WEST, Brandon.
Wmu 3-10at Wmu46HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to PONDER,Ansel.
Wmu 4-10at Wmu46ARMER,Ben punt 50 yards to the NIU4, downed.
Drive: 4 plays, 15 yards, TOP 00:43
Niu 1-10at Niu04NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 00:34.
Niu 1-10at Niu04Brown, Me'co rush for 7 yards to the NIU11 (DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 2-3at Niu11Timeout Western Michigan, clock 00:23.
Niu 2-3at Niu11Brown, Me'co rush for 19 yards to the NIU30, 1ST DOWN NIU (LAWRENCE,Deshon;DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 1-10at Niu30End of half, clock 00:00.
Drive: 2 plays, 26 yards, TOP 00:34
Northern Illinois 21, Western Michigan 3
3rd Quarter

Niu 1-10at Niu30Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00.
Drive: 2 plays, 26 yards, TOP 00:34
Salerno, Mike kickoff 70 yards to the WMU0, touchback.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu20WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 15:00.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu20HILLER,Tim pass intercepted by George, Patrick at the WMU44, George, Patrick return 32 yards to the WMU12, out-of-bounds (WHITE,Jordan).
Drive: 1 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:13
Niu 1-10at Wmu12NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 14:47.
Niu 1-10at Wmu12HARNISH, Chand rush for loss of 1 yard to the WMU13 (CIELENSKI,Cody).
Niu 2-11at Wmu13Spann, Chad rush for 8 yards to the WMU5 (LAWRENCE,Deshon;DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 3-3at Wmu05Spann, Chad rush for 5 yards to the WMU0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:28.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 28, Western Michigan 3
Drive: 3 plays, 12 yards, TOP 01:19
Salerno, Mike kickoff 69 yards to the WMU1, out-of-bounds, WMU ball on WMU40.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu40WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 13:28.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu40WEST, Brandon rush for loss of 2 yards to the WMU38 (Coffman, Jake).
Wmu 2-12at Wmu38WEST, Brandon rush for 8 yards to the WMU46 (Schiller, Pat;HANSON, Cory).
Wmu 3-4at Wmu46HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to RAVENELL,Chleb.
Wmu 4-4at Wmu46ARMER,Ben punt 51 yards to the NIU3, Davis, Tommy return 6 yards to the NIU9, clock 11:44, PENALTY NIU holding (Kremer, John) 4 yards to the NIU5.
Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 03:53
Niu 1-10at Niu05Brown, Me'co rush for 8 yards to the NIU13 (DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 2-2at Niu13Brown, Me'co rush for 5 yards to the NIU18, out-of-bounds (DIXSON,Keith), PENALTY NIU holding (Cox, Landon) 5 yards to the NIU8, NO PLAY.
Niu 2-7at Niu08HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to PALMER, Nathan, dropped pass.
Niu 3-7at Niu08Brown, Me'co rush for 1 yard to the NIU9 (BISHOP,Freddie).
Niu 4-6at Niu09Wilber, Josh punt 56 yards to the WMU35, WHITE,Jordan return 8 yards to the WMU43 (WILLIAMSON, Spe;SOBOL, Mike).
Drive: 3 plays, 0 yards, TOP 00:00
Wmu 1-10at Wmu43WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 09:35.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu43WINCHESTER,A. rush for 3 yards to the WMU46 (WILLIAMSON, Spe).
Wmu 2-7at Wmu46WINCHESTER,A. rush for loss of 6 yards to the WMU40, fumble by WINCHESTER,A. recovered by WMU WASIKOWSKI,Paul at WMU41.
Wmu 3-12at Wmu41HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to WHITE,Jordan.
Wmu 4-12at Wmu41ARMER,Ben punt 40 yards to the NIU19, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, minus 2 yards, TOP 01:25
Niu 1-10at Niu19NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 08:10.
Niu 1-10at Niu19Spann, Chad rush for 16 yards to the NIU35, 1ST DOWN NIU (DIXSON,Keith;DORCELY,Andy).
Niu 1-10at Niu35Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the NIU38 (ARMSTRONG,Mario).
Niu 2-7at Niu38HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 6 yards to the NIU44, out-of-bounds (LEGRIER,D.).
Niu 3-1at Niu44Spann, Chad rush for 1 yard to the NIU45, 1ST DOWN NIU (CIELENSKI,Cody).
Niu 1-10at Niu45HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Skarb, Kyle for 33 yards to the WMU22, 1ST DOWN NIU (LEWIS,David).
Niu 1-10at Wmu22Spann, Chad rush for 12 yards to the WMU10, 1ST DOWN NIU (DORCELY,Andy).
Niu 1-Gat Wmu10Spann, Chad rush for 5 yards to the WMU5 (BRASKA,Justin;ARMSTRONG,Mario).
Niu 2-Gat Wmu05HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Cox, Landon (DORCELY,Andy).
Niu 3-Gat Wmu05HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Cox, Landon.
Niu 4-Gat Wmu05Salerno, Mike field goal attempt from 22 GOOD, clock 03:59.
Northern Illinois 31, Western Michigan 3
Drive: 10 plays, 76 yards, TOP 04:11
Salerno, Mike kickoff 70 yards to the WMU0, touchback.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu20WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 03:59.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu20HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to WHITE,Jordan.
Wmu 2-10at Wmu20WEST, Brandon rush for 6 yards to the WMU26 (Bryant, David).
Wmu 3-4at Wmu26HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to RAVENELL,Chleb (Wilson, Tracy).
Wmu 4-4at Wmu26ARMER,Ben punt 43 yards to the NIU31, Davis, Tommy return 29 yards to the WMU40, out-of-bounds (STEVENS,Matt).
Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:00
Niu 1-10at Wmu40NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 02:59.
Niu 1-10at Wmu40HARNISH, Chand pass complete to PALMER, Nathan for 8 yards to the WMU32, out-of-bounds (DORCELY,Andy;DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 2-2at Wmu32Brown, Me'co rush for no gain to the WMU32 (PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 3-2at Wmu32Brown, Me'co rush for loss of 4 yards to the WMU36 (DORCELY,Andy).
Niu 4-6at Wmu36Salerno, Mike field goal attempt from 53 MISSED - hit right upright, spot at WMU36, clock 01:00.
Drive: 4 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:59
Wmu 1-10at Wmu36WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 01:00.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu36HILLER,Tim pass complete to WHITE,Jordan for 39 yards to the NIU25, 1ST DOWN WMU (Wilson, Tracy).
Wmu 1-10at Niu25HILLER,Tim pass complete to ARNHEIM,Robert for 5 yards to the NIU20 (Smith, Chris;HANSON, Cory).
Wmu 2-5at Niu20HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to WINCHESTER,A. (Coffman, Jake).
Wmu 3-5at Niu20HILLER,Tim pass complete to THOMPSON,Glenis for 3 yards to the NIU17 (George, Patrick), PENALTY WMU illegal formation declined.
Wmu 4-2at Niu17Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 00:04.
Wmu 4-2at Niu17HILLER,Tim pass complete to RAVENELL,Chleb for 5 yards to the NIU12, 1ST DOWN WMU (Daniels, Kiaree).
Drive: 5 plays, 52 yards, TOP 01:13
Northern Illinois 31, Western Michigan 3
4th Quarter

Wmu 1-10at Niu12Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Wmu 1-10at Niu12HILLER,Tim pass intercepted by Coffman, Jake at the NIU21, Coffman, Jake return 79 yards to the WMU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 14:47.
Drive: 6 plays, 52 yards, TOP 01:13
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 38, Western Michigan 3
Salerno, Mike kickoff 59 yards to the WMU11, WINCHESTER,A. return 10 yards to the WMU21 (WILLIAMSON, Spe;BARNAS, Garrett).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu21WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 14:47.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu21BURDI,Drew rush for 10 yards to the WMU31, fumble by BURDI,Drew recovered by WMU TEAM at WMU35, 1ST DOWN WMU, PENALTY WMU illegal forward pass (BURDI,Drew) 9 yards to the WMU26, 2nd and 5, WMU ball on WMU26.
Wmu 2-5at Wmu26HILLER,Tim pass complete to RAVENELL,Chleb for 7 yards to the WMU33, 1ST DOWN WMU (George, Patrick).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu33HILLER,Tim pass complete to WHITE,Jordan for 13 yards to the WMU46, 1ST DOWN WMU (Kube, Alex).
Wmu 1-10at Wmu46WINCHESTER,A. rush for 2 yards to the WMU48 (Kube, Alex).
Wmu 2-8at Wmu48Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 13:07.
Wmu 2-8at Wmu48HILLER,Tim rush for loss of 5 yards to the WMU43, fumble by HILLER,Tim recovered by NIU Coffman, Jake at WMU45.
Drive: 5 plays, 24 yards, TOP 01:50
Niu 1-10at Wmu45NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 12:57.
Niu 1-10at Wmu45Brown, Me'co rush for 5 yards to the WMU40 (BISHOP,Freddie).
Niu 2-5at Wmu40HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 1 yard to the WMU39 (DORCELY,Andy;DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 3-4at Wmu39HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to WILLIAMS, Prest, dropped pass.
Niu 4-4at Wmu39Salerno, Mike punt 26 yards to the WMU13, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 3 plays, 6 yards, TOP 01:40
Wmu 1-10at Wmu13WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 11:17.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu13HILLER,Tim pass complete to ARNHEIM,Robert for 8 yards to the WMU21 (Daniels, Kiaree).
Wmu 2-2at Wmu21WINCHESTER,A. rush for 1 yard to the WMU22 (Wilson, Tracy;CLARK, Tyrone).
Wmu 3-1at Wmu22HILLER,Tim pass incomplete to WHITE,Jordan (Newcomb, Ron).
Wmu 4-1at Wmu22ARMER,Ben punt 62 yards to the NIU16, downed.
Drive: 3 plays, 9 yards, TOP 01:27
Niu 1-10at Niu16NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 09:50.
Niu 1-10at Niu16Spann, Chad rush for 11 yards to the NIU27, 1ST DOWN NIU (LEWIS,David).
Niu 1-10at Niu27Spann, Chad rush for 6 yards to the NIU33 (DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 2-4at Niu33Spann, Chad rush for 4 yards to the NIU37, 1ST DOWN NIU (ARMSTRONG,Mario;ZAJAC,Mitch).
Niu 1-10at Niu37Spann, Chad rush for 2 yards to the NIU39 (PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 2-8at Niu39Grady, DeMarcus rush for 9 yards to the NIU48, 1ST DOWN NIU (DIXSON,Keith;STEWART,Vernon).
Niu 1-10at Niu48ANDERSON, Justi rush for 3 yards to the WMU49 (PROM,Chris;NOWAK,Drew).
Niu 2-7at Wmu49ANDERSON, Justi rush for 3 yards to the WMU46 (ZAJAC,Mitch;DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 3-4at Wmu46Grady, DeMarcus rush for 2 yards to the WMU44 (PRITCHARD,A.).
Niu 4-2at Wmu44PENALTY NIU delay of game 5 yards to the WMU49.
Niu 4-7at Wmu49Wilber, Josh punt 35 yards to the WMU14, fair catch by WHITE,Jordan.
Drive: 8 plays, 35 yards, TOP 05:34
Wmu 1-10at Wmu14WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 04:16.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu14WINCHESTER,A. rush for 6 yards to the WMU20 (Jacques, Victor).
Wmu 2-4at Wmu20CARDER,Alex rush for 1 yard to the WMU21 (Clark, Tyrone;PROGAR, Sean).
Wmu 3-3at Wmu21CARDER,Alex pass incomplete to WALLACE,Dervon.
Wmu 4-3at Wmu21ARMER,Ben punt 28 yards to the WMU49, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 3 plays, 7 yards, TOP 01:29
Niu 1-10at Wmu49NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 02:47.
Niu 1-10at Wmu49Grady, DeMarcus rush for 7 yards to the WMU42 (PROM,Chris;LYNCH,T.J.).
Niu 2-3at Wmu42Crider, Ricky rush for no gain to the WMU42 (DIXSON,Keith).
Niu 3-3at Wmu42Morris, Ryan rush for no gain to the WMU42, fumble by Morris, Ryan recovered by NIU Morris, Ryan at WMU46.
Niu 4-7at Wmu46PENALTY NIU delay of game 5 yards to the NIU49.
Niu 4-12at Niu49Salerno, Mike punt 30 yards to the WMU21, fair catch by WHITE,Jordan.
Drive: 3 plays, minus 2 yards, TOP 02:47
Wmu 1-10at Wmu21WESTERN MICHIGAN drive start at 00:00.
Wmu 1-10at Wmu21End of game, clock 00:00.
FINAL SCORE
Northern Illinois 38, Western Michigan 3
  Play Breakdown Summary  
Play Breakdown Summary (Final)
The Automated ScoreBook
Western Michigan vs Northern Illinois (Oct 03, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)




Western Michigan                       Northern Illinois

Down               RUN PASS  Total     Down               RUN PASS  Total

OVERALL..........   23   37     60     OVERALL..........   50   15     65
1ST DOWN.........   12   14     26     1ST DOWN.........   25    3     28
2ND DOWN-SHORT...    2    0      2     2ND DOWN-SHORT...    5    0      5
2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    2    4      6     2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    2    3      5
2ND DOWN-LONG....    6    4     10     2ND DOWN-LONG....    7    5     12
3RD DOWN-SHORT...    1    2      3     3RD DOWN-SHORT...    3    0      3
3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    0    3      3     3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    5    1      6
3RD DOWN-LONG....    0    8      8     3RD DOWN-LONG....    2    3      5
4TH DOWN.........    0    2      2     4TH DOWN.........    1    0      1

Western Michigan                       Northern Illinois

Formation        RUN PASS  Total       Formation        RUN PASS  Total

...............   23   37     60       ...............   50   15     65




Western Michigan (Sorted by Play type)

1ST DOWN RUN  (12 RUN, 14 PASS)                                  1ST DOWN PASS
1-10 W21 #18  10 [    ]                                          1-10 W13 #3  to #12     8 [     ]
1-10 N34 #2    0 [    ]                                          1-10 W31 #3  to #12    15 [     ]
1-10 W25 #2   10 [    ]                                          1-10 N25 #3  to #12     5 [     ]
1-10 N21 #2    5 [    ]                                          1-10 W46 #3  to #2     14 [     ]
1-10 W40 #2   -2 [    ]                                          1-10 W20 #3  to #33   INT [     ]
1-10 N47 #2    3 [    ]                                          1-10 N12 #3  to #54   INT [     ]
1-10 W48 #2    6 [    ]                                          1-10 W35 #3  to #8      5 [     ]
1-10 N40 #2    3 [    ]                                          1-10 W46 #3  to #8      - [     ]
1-10 W20 #2   12 [    ]                                          1-10 W36 #3  to #83    39 [     ]
1-10 W46 #23   2 [    ]                                          1-10 W33 #3  to #83    13 [     ]
1-10 W14 #23   6 [    ]                                          1-10 W43 #3  to #83     - [     ]
1-10 W43 #23   3 [    ]                                          1-10 W32 #3  to #83     9 [     ]
                                                                 1-10 W20 #3  to #83     - [     ]
                                                                 1-10 N29 #3  to #84     - [     ]

2ND-SHORT RUN  (2 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
2-1  W41 #2    2 [    ]
2-2  W21 #23   1 [    ]

2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (2 RUN, 4 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
2-4  W20 #14   1 [    ]                                          2-5  W26 #3  to #13     7 [     ]
2-5  N16 #2   -2 [    ]                                          2-4  N46 #3  to #23   INT [     ]
                                                                 2-5  N20 #3  to #23     - [     ]
                                                                 2-5  W40 #3  to #8      - [     ]

2ND-LONG RUN  (6 RUN, 4 PASS)                                    2ND-LONG PASS
2-12 W38 #2    8 [    ]                                          2-10 N29 #3  to #13     - [     ]
2-10 W20 #2    6 [    ]                                          2-10 W46 #3  to #2      - [     ]
2-10 W43 #2    1 [    ]                                          2-7  N37 #3  to #83     6 [     ]
2-7  W46 #23  -6 [    ]                                          2-7  N44 #3  to #83     5 [     ]
2-8  W48 #3   -5 [    ]
2-10 N34 #8    0 [    ]

3RD-SHORT RUN  (1 RUN, 2 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
3-1  N31 #2    2 [    ]                                          3-2  N39 #3  to #8      5 [     ]
                                                                 3-1  W22 #3  to #83     - [     ]

3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (0 RUN, 3 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
                                                                 3-4  W26 #3  to #13     - [     ]
                                                                 3-4  W46 #3  to #13     - [     ]
                                                                 3-3  W21 #14 to #30     - [     ]

3RD-LONG RUN  (0 RUN, 8 PASS)                                    3RD-LONG PASS
                                                                 3-5  W40 #3  to #12     8 [     ]
                                                                 3-10 N34 #3  to #12    13 [     ]
                                                                 3-7  N18 #3  to #13     - [     ]
                                                                 3-10 N29 #3  to #13     7 [     ]
                                                                 3-5  N20 #3  to #22     3 [     ]
                                                                 3-10 W46 #3  to #8      - [     ]
                                                                 3-12 W41 #3  to #83     - [     ]
                                                                 3-9  W44 #3  to #83     9 [     ]

4TH DOWN RUN  (0 RUN, 2 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
                                                                 4-2  N17 #3  to #13     5 [     ]
                                                                 4-7  N18 #12 to #17     2 [     ]


Northern Illinois (Sorted by Play type)

1ST DOWN RUN  (25 RUN, 3 PASS)                                   1ST DOWN PASS
1-10 W12 #12  -1 [    ]                                          1-10 N31 #12 to #1      - [     ]
1-10 N48 #21   3 [    ]                                          1-10 N45 #12 to #34    33 [     ]
1-4  W04 #28   3 [    ]                                          1-10 W40 #12 to #81     8 [     ]
1-10 N26 #28   0 [    ]
1-10 W10 #28   5 [    ]
1-10 W22 #28  12 [    ]
1-10 N37 #28   2 [    ]
1-10 N35 #28   3 [    ]
1-10 N19 #28  16 [    ]
1-10 N49 #28  15 [    ]
1-10 W36 #28   3 [    ]
1-10 N37 #28   2 [    ]
1-10 N16 #28  11 [    ]
1-10 N27 #28   6 [    ]
1-10 W49 #3    7 [    ]
1-10 W45 #8    5 [    ]
1-20 N45 #8   26 [    ]
1-10 W29 #8    4 [    ]
1-10 N44 #8    2 [    ]
1-10 N16 #8    2 [    ]
1-10 N05 #8    8 [    ]
1-10 W17 #8    3 [    ]
1-10 N04 #8    7 [    ]
1-10 N41 #8    9 [    ]
1-10 W48 #8    4 [    ]

2ND-SHORT RUN  (5 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
2-3  W42 #22   0 [    ]
2-1  W01 #28   1 [    ]
2-2  W32 #8    0 [    ]
2-1  N50 #8    2 [    ]
2-3  N11 #8   19 [    ]

2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (2 RUN, 3 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
2-6  W25 #28   2 [    ]                                          2-5  W05 #12 to #80     - [     ]
2-4  N33 #28   4 [    ]                                          2-5  W40 #12 to #80     1 [     ]
                                                                 2-6  W44 #12 to #83    27 [     ]

2ND-LONG RUN  (7 RUN, 5 PASS)                                    2ND-LONG PASS
2-8  N46 #12   9 [    ]                                          2-8  N39 #12 to #11     7 [     ]
2-8  N18 #12   2 [    ]                                          2-7  N38 #12 to #80     6 [     ]
2-11 N30 #12  -2 [    ]                                          2-10 N26 #12 to #80     7 [     ]
2-7  W49 #21   3 [    ]                                          2-7  N08 #12 to #81     - [     ]
2-7  W14 #28   1 [    ]                                          2-7  W33 #12 to #81    33 [     ]
2-11 W13 #28   8 [    ]
2-8  N39 #3    9 [    ]

3RD-SHORT RUN  (3 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
3-1  N44 #28   1 [    ]
3-1  N46 #28   3 [    ]
3-2  W32 #8   -4 [    ]

3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (5 RUN, 1 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
3-4  W23 #12   3 [    ]                                          3-4  W39 #12 to #82     - [     ]
3-3  N33 #12   4 [    ]
3-3  W42 #15   0 [    ]
3-3  W05 #28   5 [    ]
3-4  W46 #3    2 [    ]

3RD-LONG RUN  (2 RUN, 3 PASS)                                    3RD-LONG PASS
3-6  W13 #28   9 [    ]                                          3-6  N20 #12 to #11     - [     ]
3-7  N08 #8    1 [    ]                                          3-13 N28 #12 to #8     13 [     ]
                                                                 3-5  W05 #12 to #80     - [     ]

4TH DOWN RUN  (1 RUN, 0 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
4-1  W20 #28  20 [    ]