NIU Soccer 2020 Postgame Notes: CMU 40, NIU 10 – NIU Athletics

NIU Football 2020 Postgame Notes: CMU 40, NIU 10 - NIU Athletics

Soccer | November 12

***Cornerback Jordan Gandy pulled down the primary interception of his NIU profession within the second quarter.  Gandy’s interception was the Huskies’ second in as many video games.  NIU intercepted simply 4 passes a 12 months in the past. 

***The Huskies had been shut out within the first half versus Central Michigan, marking the primary time this season NIU has been shut out in a half.  NIU was shut out in a half thrice final season, together with within the second half of the 2019 sport at CMU.

***NIU began six true freshmen on protection Wednesday with defensive sort out James Ester and linebacker Daveren Rayner making their first profession begins, becoming a member of 2020 classmates Jordan Hansen (S) and Devin Lafayette (S), Raishein Thomas (DE) and Pierce Oppong (DE) who all made their first profession begins per week in the past. 

***NIU’s (three) sacks within the sport is greater than the Huskies recorded in any single sport a 12 months in the past. 

***Senior linebacker Kyle Pugh completed the sport with 14 tackles, probably the most for the sixth-year senior for the reason that 2017 season opener (9-1-17) when he had a profession excessive 17 stops versus Boston School (11 vs. Nebraska in 2017).

***Andrew Haidet threw the primary landing cross of his NIU profession when the grad switch related with Dennis Robinson for a 31-yard rating within the fourth quarter.

***Dennis Robinson’s landing seize was the second of his profession. His final landing catch got here within the 2018 sport versus Central Michigan (9-15) when he caught a seven-yard landing cross on the primary reception of his NIU profession.


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