Idaho squeaks past Northern Illinois

Idaho squeaks past Northern Illinois

Nathan Enderle threw three first-half touchdown passes as the Idaho Vandals slammed the door on a late Northern Illinois comeback to claim a 34-31 non-conference victory on Saturday afternoon.

The Vandals won as 15-point underdogs, while the final score played OVER the day's posted total of 53.5.

Enderle was 18 of 23 for 270 yards, with Eric Greenwood, Preston Davis and Maurice Shaw catching three passes apiece.

Chandler Harnish was 17 of 23 for 184 yards, and he rushed for another 62 yards.