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Boca Raton Bowl Rapid Reaction: Marshall 52, NIU football 23

NIU football plays the Marshall Thundering Herd in the Boca Raton Bowl.

Frank Gogola

December 23, 2014

What happened: The Huskies (11-3) lost to the Conference USA-champion Marshall Thundering Herd (13-1), 52-23, in the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl Tuesday at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Fla.How it happened: The Thundering Herd jumpstarted their scoring with a 93-yard kickoff returned for a touchdown by Deandre Rea...

Football draws Marshall in inaugural Boca Raton Bowl

Frank Gogola

December 7, 2014

Football will take on the Marshall Thundering Herd in the first Boca Raton Bowl in a matchup of conference champions and former conference rivals.The MAC champion Huskies (11-2) and the Conference USA champion Thundering Herd (12-1) will meet 5 p.m. Dec. 23 at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Fla. FAU Stadium i...