Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • NIU301
    • 429GT
  • Turnovers

    • NIU1
    • 1GT
  • Possession

    NIUGT
    31:0528:55
  • 1st Downs

    • NIU15
    • 25GT

Game Information

Bobby Dodd Stadium
  • Atlanta, GA 30313
Attendance: 33,651
61%
Capacity: 55,000

Lombardi lifts Northern Illinois past Georgia Tech, 22-21

— Thomas Hammock had no interest in his underdog Northern Illinois team settling for an overtime against Georgia Tech.

9/5/2021 AP

Scoring Summary

1234T
Northern Illinois770822
Georgia Tech0701421
first QuarterNIUGT
TD
1:56
Harrison Waylee 35 Yd Run (John Richardson Kick)
70
second QuarterNIUGT
TD
10:17
Miles Joiner 5 Yd pass from Rocky Lombardi (John Richardson Kick)
140
TD
0:47
Kyric McGowan 22 Yd pass from Jordan Yates (Brent Cimaglia Kick)
147
fourth QuarterNIUGT
TD
7:44
Dontae Smith 15 Yd Run (Brent Cimaglia Kick)
1414
TD
6:32
Jordan Yates 4 Yd Run (Brent Cimaglia Kick)
1421
TD
0:38
Clint Ratkovich 3 Yd pass from Rocky Lombardi (Rocky Lombardi Pass to Tyrice Richie for Two-Point Conversion)
2221
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