The stakes are higher than ever for the Northern Illinois Huskies. With a win, they move onto their second consecutive BCS bowl game, but it won't be easy for the Huskies to notch their 13th win of the year.
Bowling Green hasn't given up a touchdown in their last four games, but their offense is also strong, averaging almost 35 points per game. NIU admits that the Green Falcons will be Northern Illinois' strongest competition to date, making for an evenly-matched MAC championship game. With a win, the Huskies would capture their third straight conference title.