2nd Quarter Recap: N. Illinois 10, Iowa 6

Keith Harris had a productive quarter for Northern Illinois. He ran for seven yards and one touchdown, and the Huskies have taken the lead 10-6. Harris’ seven-yard touchdown run put Northern Illinois on top 7-3, the last of an 11-play, 61-yard drive. The Huskies threw just two times on that possession.

Iowa capped off a 51-yard drive when Mike Meyer kicked a 29-yard field goal to make the score 7-6.

Northern Illinois added to its advantage when Mathew Sims kicked a 28-yard field goal, putting a bow on a nine-play, 64-yard drive to give the Huskies the lead, 10-6.

Northern Illinois will start the second half with the ball.

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Falcore on 9/1/2012 @ 5:16pm EST Said:

Go, Northern Illinois! It’s very rare that I ever root for an “Ill-annoying” team, (Bears, Bulls, Cubs, Sox), but would really like to see the Huskies upset those “pigskin pretenders” from Iowa (BTW, how many people visit, much less know where Iowa City is?).

dustin on 9/1/2012 @ 5:36pm EST Said:

a LOT of us visit and know where it is. Iowa has one of the biggest fanbases out there.