Huskies edge Redhawks

Garrett Wolfe rushed for 162 yards and two touchdowns on 29 carries Sunday night to lead the Northern Illinois Huskies past the Miami (Ohio) Redhawks 28-25.

The Huskies had been favored by 13-points in the game, but were unable to cover the large spread. The combined score was just UNDER the posted over/under total (54.5).

Northern Illinois quarterback Phil Horvath completed 15-of-25 passes for 186 yards with a touchdown and an interception.

Mike Kokal completed 21-of-29 passes for 324 yards with a touchdown and an interception for Miami. Dustin Woods caught eight passes for 178 yards and a touchdown in the loss.