The Student Association of Northern Illinois University is considering asking DeKalb officials to allow underage people to go into bars to be with some of their older friends, even if they’re not allowed to drink alcohol, reports WBBM’s Bernie Tafoya.
Anthony Johnson had 18 points, Travon Baker scored seven of his 15 in overtime and Northern Illinois beat UC Riverside 72-67 on Friday night.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Darrell Bowie scored 22 points — one shy of his career best — and Aaron Armstead added 12 points with a career-high eight steals as Northern Illinois defeated Hampton 83-51 on […]
Pat Connaughton had 21 points and 10 rebounds, leading No. 16 Notre Dame to a win.
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) – Alex Mitola hit four 3-pointers in overtime, including the game-winner as time expired, helping Dartmouth outlast Northern Illinois 58-55 on Friday night. Mitola, who finished with 18 points, grabbed the lead […]
A TV meteorologist – educated at NIU – has been shot and wounded in the station’s parking lot near Waco, Texas.
Since 1998, NIU has a .610 winning percentage, far better than that of Illinois or Northwestern.
A DeKalb County judge has rejected four former Northern Illinois University fraternity members’ claim that the state’s hazing statute is unconstitutional.
Jordan Threloff split a pair of free throws with 15 seconds left in overtime for the games’ final point as seventh-seeded Northern Illinois beat No. 10 seed Bowling Green 54-51 in the first round of the Mid-American Conference tournament on Monday.
Jordan Lynch was sitting on the sideline drinking some Gatorade when the NFL coaches at NIU’s pro day caught him off guard.
Shayne Whittington scored 21 points Tuesday and David Brown added 18 as Western Michigan downed Northern Illinois 61-56.
NIU made the announcement Friday and said Rod Carey’s salary will be increased for 2014.
Jordan Lynch already owns the major college record for yards rushing for a quarterback, with 1,881. With 119 yards to go, he can become the first player to rush for 2,000 yards and throw for 2,000.
Northern Illinois University quarterback Jordan Lynch, who has led the Huskies to a near-perfect season, is among the finalists for the Heisman Trophy, the Associated Press is reporting.
Following a 47-27 loss to Bowling Green in the MAC Championship Game, Northern Illinois will not play in a BCS game this year. Instead the Huskies have accepted a bid to play in the Poinsettia Bowl in San Diego.
That trophy doesn’t change Lynch’s fantastic stats or his team’s accomplishments, the latter of which I’m fairly confident hold more importance to a guy like Lynch.
Mr. Irrelevant is finally relevant.
It was a year ago today when a college student from Palatine headed off to Northern Illinois University for his freshman year.
Trustees at Northern Illinois University voted to approve a 2 percent tuition increase for new, in-state undergraduate students and current graduate students.
There appears to be a plea deal in the works for a 36-year-old DeKalb man about to go on trial for the murder of a Northern Illinois University freshman.