YPSILANTI, Mich. – Akeem Daniels scored a career-best four touchdowns and No. 24 Northern Illinois ended its regular season with its 11th straight victory, 49-7 against Eastern Michigan on a cold and snowy Saturday.
Daniels finished with a career-best 112 yards on 12 carries as the Huskies (11-1, 8-0) ended a perfect run through the Mid-American Conference and set the stage for next week's title game against No. 23 Kent State.
Northern Illinois scored six straight touchdowns after Eagles (2-10, 1-7) tied the game late in the first quarter.