Illinois State tops Northern Iowa in overtime, 17-10
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) - Jackson Waring fired a 27-yard touchdown pass to Austin Nagel in overtime to give Illinois State a 17-10 win over No. 13-ranked Northern Iowa, the Redbirds first overtime win since 2015.
The Redbirds got their only touchdown during regulation when Clayton Isbell picked off a Theo Day pass and returned it 40 yards for the game’s first score.
They were held without a first down in the second half. Illinois State managed just 164 yards offense.
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