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Duke to Face Northern Illinois in Quick Lane Bowl

The Duke Blue Devils will play in the Quick Lane Bowl on Tuesday, December 26th.

Duke will face the Northern Illinois Huskies from the Mid-American Conference.

The Quick Lane Bowl will be played at Ford Field in Detroit, Michigan.

After a 4-0 start to the season, the Blue Devils went on a six game losing streak before rebounding with back to back wins over Georgia Tech and Wake Forest to become bowl eligible.

This is the fifth bowl game for Duke in the last six seasons after failing to earn a bowl bid since the 1994 season.

The Blue Devils finished the regular season 6-6, with a 3-5 record in the ACC.  The Huskies finished with a regular season record of 8-4, going 6-2 in conference play, good for second in the West Division of the MAC.