Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch, who finished third in the Heisman Trophy voting, was named to the Associated Press All-America team Thursday afternoon.
Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch finished third in voting for the Heisman Trophy, only finishing behind winner Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and Alabama quarterback A.J. McCarron.
After stumbling in the MAC Championship Game and watching their BCS hopes vanish, can NIU salvage a win in the Poinsettia Bowl? CSNChicago.com's JJ Stankevitz and Vinnie Duber break things down.
1mAndrew Hendrix didn't look good when forced into action after Tommy Rees' injury Saturday, meaning that Rees, the maligned quarterback, now appears the only guy to run ND's offense.
1mSaturday's 56-32 loss to Wisconsin was never close, but the Illini prided themselves on not giving up. And they know there's still half a season in front of them to make necessary improvements.
1mThe Illini offense scored 32 points on Saturday, but they had no answer for the Wisconsin running game on the defensive side of the ball and fell, 56-32, in Champaign on Saturday night.
1mThe 1988 national title-winning Notre Dame team reunited Saturday during ND's win over USC, and prior to the reunion, Tony Rice and Mark Green talked about what seeing old teammates would mean.
1mIt wasn't pretty, but Notre Dame weathered an injury to quarterback Tommy Rees and held on to best USC, grabbing a 14-10 win in South Bend to improve to 5-2.
1mNotre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees departed Saturday night's game against USC after getting hit hard on a third-quarter sack by linebacker Will Dawson.
1mHuskies quarterback Jordan Lynch rushed for 316 yards -- the most ever in a single FBS game by a QB -- as Northern Illinois moved to 7-0 with a 38-17 win over Central Michigan.