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For the first time ever a MAC school went on the road and beat two Big Ten schools in the same season. The Huskies rolled the Boilermakers 55-24 Saturday behind the arm of senior quarterback Jordan Lynch. Lynch added to his Heisman resume by throwing for 207 yards and three touchdowns. He also added a […]
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Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch was once a well-kept secret. Those days are long gone. Purdue knows it faces a great challenge in slowing down the Huskies' Heisman hopeful quarterback.
Jordan Lynch threw for 207 yards and three touchdowns, and Northern Illinois scored on a kickoff return and an interception return to rout Purdue 55-24.
It's the first time a Mid-American Conference team has beaten two Big Ten foes during the same regular season, and the Huskies (4-0) made it look easy, tying the MAC record for victory margin over a Big Ten school. Toledo beat...
With literally half the Big Ten on bye this week, it was up to the Illini and the Purdue Boilermakers to carry the flag against the MAC in two match-ups. Both were extremely lopsided. One went in favor of the Big Ten, the other most certainly did not (Purdue Boilermakers) Northern Illinois QB Jordan Lynch got off to 14-15 for 166 and 2 TDs start, and never looked back.
It’s that time again. The leaves are getting ready to change, Purdue is playing a homecoming game in September (err, wha?) and the Boilers have a MAC team in town to absorb the pounding they so richly deserve FOR HAVING THE TEMERITY TO SAUNTER INTO A BIG TEN SCHOOL’S BUILDING!
Oh, wait, sorry, I just had a flashback to the Jim Colletto era, when Purdue teams routinely demolished...