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Dartmouth Outlasts NIU

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 […]

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Meteorologist, NIU Grad Shot In Parking Lot Near Waco TV Station

A TV meteorologist – educated at NIU – has been shot and wounded in the station’s parking lot near Waco, Texas.

12/17/2014

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Wisch: NIU Primed To Break Through In A B1G Way

Since 1998, NIU has a .610 winning percentage, far better than that of Illinois or Northwestern.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

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Judge Rules Against Ex-Frat Members In NIU Hazing Case

A DeKalb County judge has rejected four former Northern Illinois University fraternity members’ claim that the state’s hazing statute is unconstitutional.

05/29/2014

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NIU Sneaks By Bowling Green 54-51 In OT

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.

03/10/2014

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Hoge: Jordan Lynch Goes Through Defensive Back Drills At Pro Day But Maintains He’s An NFL QB

Jordan Lynch was sitting on the sideline drinking some Gatorade when the NFL coaches at NIU’s pro day caught him off guard.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

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Western Michigan Beats Northern Illinois 61-56

Shayne Whittington scored 21 points Tuesday and David Brown added 18 as Western Michigan downed Northern Illinois 61-56.

03/04/2014

Northern Illinois head coach Rod Carey. (Courtesy NIU)

NIU Extends Contract Of Football Coach Rod Carey

NIU made the announcement Friday and said Rod Carey’s salary will be increased for 2014.

02/21/2014

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NIU’s Lynch Aiming For History With Poinsettia Bowl Appearance

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.

12/25/2013

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NIU’s Lynch Among Heisman Finalists

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.

12/09/2013

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NIU To Play In Poinsettia Bowl

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.

12/08/2013

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Baffoe: A Heisman Snub Won’t Define Lynch

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.

670 The Score–12/06/2013

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Video: Chandler Harnish Nails Pam Oliver In The Face With Wayward Pass

Mr. Irrelevant is finally relevant.

670 The Score–08/19/2013

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New Details In Fatal Hazing On NIU Campus

It was a year ago today when a college student from Palatine headed off to Northern Illinois University for his freshman year.

08/15/2013

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Tuition Rising At Northern Illinois

Trustees at Northern Illinois University voted to approve a 2 percent tuition increase for new, in-state undergraduate students and current graduate students.

06/21/2013

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Accused Killer Working On Plea Deal In Murder Of NIU Student Toni Keller

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.

04/02/2013

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Family Of NIU Student Who Died In Hazing Incident Files Lawsuit

The family of a Northern Illinois University freshman who died in an alcohol-related hazing incident last November filed a lawsuit Thursday in Cook County Circuit Court seeking unspecified damages.

02/14/2013

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Report: Prosecutors Could Take Another Look At NIU Rape Case

Prosecutors could take a second look at a botched rape case, involving a former NIU police officer.

01/21/2013

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Akron Defeats Northern Illinois 68-53

Reggie McAdams scored 20 points, making all six of his shots from the field, and Akron breezed past Northern Illinois 68-53 on Saturday.

01/12/2013

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NIU Students Charged With Hazing Make Court Appearance

Three Northern Illinois University students, facing felony hazing charges in death of a freshman, went before a judge this afternoon.

01/04/2013

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