Recap: Ball State vs. Northern Ill
Muncie, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Cameron Stingily rushed for 148 yards and three touchdowns to lead Northern Illinois to a 35-21 win over Ball State on Wednesday.
Drew Hare threw for 126 yards and also added 40 yards rushing for the Huskies (7-2, 4-1 MAC), who have won three straight.
Jack Milas completed 16-of-39 attempts for 174 yards with one touchdown and three interceptions for the Cardinals (3-6, 2-3).
Stingily broke a 14-14 tie with his 1-yard TD run late in the third quarter. Anthony Brooks then gave the visitors a 28-14 lead when he returned an interception 21 yards for a score.
Horactio Banks cut the deficit to seven after his 4-yard touchdown scamper with 10 1/2 minutes left, but Stingily put the game away with 2-yard TD run late in the fourth.
Aregeros Turner and Stingily helped Northern Illinois to a 14-0 lead with touchdown runs in the first quarter.
Jahwan Edwards, who finished with 92 yards rushing for Ball State, cut the deficit in half with a 1-yard run later in the first. Milas hooked up with Jordan Williams for the only touchdown of the second to tie the game at half.Game Notes