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  • Pep rallies set on eve of Boca Bowl

    The two teams are chosen and Florida Atlantic University's stadium was nearly sold out last week, but for college football fans who still want in on the action for ESPN's first Boca Raton Bowl, there's a pep rally and after party in Boca the night...
  • Football | Kaneland grad P.J. Fleck staying put at Western Michigan

    Football | Kaneland grad P.J. Fleck staying put at Western Michigan
    He engineered the best turnaround in program and Mid-American Conference history, taking Western Michigan from 1-11 to 8-4 in his second season. Not surprisingly, P.J. Fleck’s name has since surfaced on lists as a potential candidate for more than...
  • N. Illinois respects Boca Raton Bowl opponent Marshall

    N. Illinois respects Boca Raton Bowl opponent Marshall
    Rod Carey, the coach at Northern Illinois, step off the plane, tilted his head up toward the Florida sunshine and smiled as he and his Huskies arrived in Palm Beach for the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl. Several of the Huskies smiled too as they looked at the...
  • Drew Hare gives NIU surprise lift, steers Huskies to Boca Raton Bowl

    WEST PALM BEACH — One of the biggest question marks coming into the 2014 college football season for Northern Illinois head coach Rod Carey was how he and the Huskies were going to replace quarterback Jordan Lynch, who finished third in the...
  • Tuesday's bowl games: Boca Raton and Poinsettia

    Boca Raton Bowl MARSHALL (12-1) VS. NORTHERN ILLINOIS (11-2) Time: 3 p.m. PST. Location: Boca Raton, Fla. TV: ESPN. The buzz: This one is essentially a showdown between the top Group of Five teams left out of a major bowl. Marshall quarterback...
  • Marshall's Rakeem Cato eager to score home win in Boca Raton Bowl

    WEST PALM BEACH — When quarterback Rakeem Cato takes the field for Marshall Tuesday night against Northern Illinois University in the inaugural Boca Bowl at FAU Stadium, he will be making his final appearance as a college athlete. The Miami...
  • Boca Raton Bowl matchup: Northern Illinois vs. Marshall

     Boca Raton Bowl matchup: Northern Illinois vs. Marshall
    TV/radio: 5 p.m., Tuesday, ESPN, AM 560 WIND Line: Marshall by 9 1/2. Records: Marshall (12-1), Northern Illinois (11-2). Last meeting: Marshall won 37-15 on Oct. 6, 2001, in DeKalb. On the offensive: Marshall ranks sixth in the country in rushing...
  • Record-setting Rakeem Cato leads Marshall to win in Boca Raton Bowl

    BOCA RATON — Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato did not make any spectacular plays during Tuesday's inaugural Boca Raton Bowl, which served as his final college game. Instead, Cato made smart play after smart play and did not make any mistakes...
  • Grading NIU's performance against Marshall

    Grading NIU's performance against Marshall
    Northern Illinois dropped its third straight bowl game because it had no answer for Marshall's quarterback-receiver tandem of Rakeem Cato and Tommy Shuler. What figured to be an entertaining shootout Tuesday night saw the Huskies stumble repeatedly in the...
  • Marshall routs Northern Illinois 52-23 in Boca Raton Bowl

    Marshall routs Northern Illinois 52-23 in Boca Raton Bowl
    BOCA RATON, Fla. — Rakeem Cato performed as advertised Tuesday night, leading Marshall to a resounding 52-23 shellacking of Northern Illinois in the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl. Cato completed 25 of 37 passes for 281 yards and three touchdowns,...
  • Huskie takeaways

    Huskie takeaways
    Big D: The Huskies came up big when it counted, forcing six turnovers against Western Michigan. Perez Ford, Sean Folliard, Ben Compton and William Lee each recorded a sack. Albert Smalls and Dechan Durante had interceptions. Ford, Folliard, Brandon Mays...