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Baker Lifts Northern Illinois Over Kent St. 50-49

Travon Baker made two free throws with 5.2 seconds left to lift Northern Illinois to a 50-49 victory over Kent State Wednesday night.

01/29/2014

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Stingily Leads NIU To 38-24 Win Over Kent St.

Cameron Stingily ran for a career-high 266 yards and two scores as Northern Illinois remained undefeated with a 38-24 win over Kent State on Saturday.

10/06/2013

Matt Dellinger of the Kent State Golden Flashes tries to tackle LSU's Terrence Magee. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

LSU Frat Disses Kent State By Referring To 1970 Campus Shooting

In an attempt to prove their college football dominance, LSU frat Delta Kappa Epsilon took about the cheapest shot one can take.

09/16/2013

The Northern Illinois Huskies celebrate their second straight MAC title. (Photo by Dave Reginek/Getty Images)

Northern Illinois Wins MAC And BCS Lobbying Begins

Jordan Lynch ran for three touchdowns, including a 2-yarder in the second overtime, and Demetrius Stone’s interception in the end zone gave No. 19 Northern Illinois a 44-37 victory over No. 18 Kent State in a stirring Mid-American Conference championship game Friday night.

11/30/2012

Dave Doeren holds up the MAC Championship Trophy in December of 2011. (Photo by Mark A. Cunningham/Getty Images)

Long Shot Scenario Has NIU Thinking Orange Bowl

An unlikely sequence of events played out over the weekend that now has Northern Illinois smelling oranges.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2012

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Video: College Football Player Returns Fumble 58 Yards In Wrong Direction

There are bonehead plays – and then there’s this.

670 The Score–08/31/2012

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NIU’s Newcomb Earns MAC Defensive Honor

Senior defensive tackle Ron Newcomb posted 2 1/2 sacks and a career-best nine tackles, including five solo stops in NIU’s 40-10 victory over Kent State. For his efforts, Newcomb was named Mid-American Conference West Player of the Week.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2011

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Northern Illinois Defeats Kent State 40-10

Northern Illinois’ defense allowed just 70 yards and recorded seven sacks as the Huskies defeated Kent State 40-10 on Saturday.

10/08/2011