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Huskies Football Named As One Of NCAA’s Best Academic Teams

On Tuesday, the North Illinois football team was named as one of the top academic teams in the country. The Huskies were one of only 14 FBS football teams to be honored with a Public Recognition Award from the NCAA.

670 The Score–05/17/2011

NIU Linebacker Devon Butler

Practice Canceled After NIU Football Player’s Shooting

Spring football practice is canceled at Northern Illinois University, as a Huskies football player remains critically wounded from a shooting.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

NIU Linebacker Devon Butler

Practice Canceled After NIU Football Player’s Shooting

Spring football practice is canceled at Northern Illinois University, as a Huskies football player remains critically wounded from a shooting.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2011

NIU Huskies

NIU To Introduce Montogmery As Basketball Coach

Northern Illinois University is set Thursday to introduce Mark Montgomery as its new head basketball coach.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2011

Jimmy Drew

DePaul’s Season Ends With Loss In Big East Tournament

Kemba Walker proved to be too much for the DePaul Blue Demons. His 26 points led the way for the Connecticut Huskies in a 97-71 win over over DePaul in the first round of the Big East Tournament.

670 The Score–03/08/2011

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NIU Hires Wisconsin’s Doeren As Head Coach

Northern Illinois has hired Wisconsin defensive coordinator Dave Doeren as its new head football coach.

12/13/2010

Tony Freeland

DePaul Defeats Northern Illinois

Tony Freeland scored a career-high 25 points and Brandon Young added 17 as DePaul defeated Northern Illinois 86-84 on Thursday night.

12/03/2010

Northern Illinois Huskies

NIU Breaks Into AP Top 25 Poll

Huskies ranked for the first time since 2003.

11/28/2010

Northern Illinois Huskies (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

NIU Clinches Share Of MAC West Title

Chad Spann rushed for three touchdowns and Northern Illinois clinched at least share of the Mid-American West Division title and a berth in the conference championship game with a 59-21 victory over Ball State on Saturday.

11/20/2010

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Northern Illinois Rallies Past Temple 31-17

Chandler Harnish threw two touchdown passes and Chad Spann rushed for 100 yards and a score as Northern Illinois beat Temple 31-17 on Saturday.

10/09/2010

Daniel Dufrene

Illinois Survives Upset Bid By N. Illinois, 28-22

By DAVID MERCER, Associated Press Writer CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Running back Mikel Leshoure rushed for 180 yards and two touchdowns and quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase added 115 yards and another score to lead the Fighting Illini […]

670 The Score–09/19/2010

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