2/19/2015 The Northern Illinois University men's basketball team trailed by as much as 16, but rallied to tie inside the final minute before falling, 68-66, to Central Michigan on Wednesday night at McGuirk Arena in Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.
2/15/2015 Western Michigan was just good enough on Valentine's Day to hold off a pesky NIU squad. Austin Richie returned to action for the Broncos; his first since January 21t.
2/8/2015 H. Rick Bamman - firstname.lastname@example.org NIU head coach Mark Montgomery watches the Huskies in the first half against Bowling Green on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 in DeKalb. H. Rick Bamman - email@example.com NIU guard Anthony Johnson drives the lane against
2/4/2015 It was nice to see the Huskies continue their Wisconsin pipeline when recruiting offensive linemen. NIU was able to haul two 3-star linemen in Nathan Veloz and Vince Hughes as well as 2-star Jordan Steckler .
2/1/2015 Down six in less than a minute, the Northern Illinois men's basketball team played catchup all Saturday night against Toledo at the Convocation Center. While the Huskies got close a couple of times, they couldn't get over the hump in an 80-68 loss,
1/30/2015 Dechane Durante probed at safety for NIU, now he hopes to be the safety for an NFL team. - Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports NIU's big safety Dechane Durante has a nice frame for the NFL, but his technical abilities may limit his chances at making an NFL roster.
1/26/2015 Niners GM Trent Baalke spent time scouting players at the Senior Bowl this past week. It was a year ago at this time that 49ers general manager Trent Baalke fell in love with Northern Illinois' defensive back Jimmie Ward.
1/24/2015 Da'ron Brown looks to continue a successful post season with a big pro day and then hopefully the NFL draft. From Huskie's deep threat to possible NFL slot receiver with questionable speed.
1/16/2015 Head coach Rob Murphy and his 0-3 Eastern Michigan Eagles are in desperate need of a MAC win. Perhaps on their home floor, they can finally get one.
1/15/2015 Last we saw the Bulls , they struggled throughout in an ugly road loss to Western Michigan . The good news, from here on out? Counting tonight, nine of Buffalo's final 16 regular season games are at home.
1/13/2015 Cam Stingily coasts down the sideline during the MAC title game vs. Bowling Green. Stingily finished the game with 116 yards and 2 touchdowns.
1/11/2015 Devareaux Manley scored all of his 19 points in the second half and Kris Brewer's free throws with 15.1 seconds lifted Kent State over Northern Illinois 67-65 Saturday night. Brewer was fouled on a drive for Kent State with the game tied at 65. Anthony
1/7/2015 Mark Montgomery leads the Huskies to Athens as NIU looks to maintain a winning record. - Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports The NIU Huskies are coming to Athens for a meet up with the Bobcats who are still trying to find their footing in year one under Coach Saul
1/5/2015 Doris J. GoffSaukValley.comDoris was a member of First Congregational United Church of Christ in DeKalb, the Red Hats, and the NIU Booster Club. She loved watching the NIU Huskies football and basketball teams. Survivors include a daughter, Keri (Kevin)
12/27/2014 The Northern Illinois Huskies can't complain too much with their fifth straight 11 win season, making them one of just two teams that have 11+ wins each of the past five season . The losses are in bold in the table below.
12/24/2014 Rakeem Cato finished off his illustrious career at Marshall by leading his team to a win in the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl. Cato threw for 281 yards with three touchdowns and also rushed for two scores in the Thundering Herd's 52-23 win over Northern Illinois.