Who's Playing

Eastern Illinois @ Northern Illinois

Last Season Records: Northern Illinois 9-5; Eastern Illinois 1-10

What to Know

The Northern Illinois Huskies will play against a Division II opponent, the Eastern Illinois Panthers, in an early-season tune-up Thursday at 8 p.m. ET at Brigham Field at Huskie Stadium. While the Huskies were not exactly top dog last season, they did wrap up the year with a winning record of 9-5.

How To Watch

  • When: Thursday at 8 p.m. ET
  • Where: Brigham Field at Huskie Stadium -- DeKalb, Illinois
  • TV: ESPN Plus
  • Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
  • Follow: CBS Sports App
  • Ticket Cost: $10.00

Series History

Northern Illinois won the only game these two teams have played in the last eight years.

  • Sep 09, 2017 - Northern Illinois 38 vs. Eastern Illinois 10