Tech, NIU fooled ‘guessperts’
In the Mid-American Athletic Conference, the Huskies were predicted for an overall mark of 5-7 and a bottom-dwelling windup in the Western Division.
Obviously, they mean about as much as another dieting plan by Oprah.
Tech produced a 7-5 record and shared second place in the WAC with Nevada and Hawaii.
Northern Illinois went 6-6 on the season and was No. 4 in the MAC’s West.
Oh, and they’re both headed for a Dec. 28 collision in the Independence Bowl.