College Football Spotlight: Which BCS Buster Has Inside Track To The Bowl Championship Series?Northern Illinois looks to become the second back-to-back BCS Buster in the history of the BCS, joining TCU. Fresno State, currently the top team in the BCS-busting Mountain West Conference, is looking to reach their first BCS bowl game. So, who has the best shot?
Harris: NIU Looks To Turn The Page After Orange Bowl Run Coming off possibly the most successful year in Northern Illinois Football history, new head coach Rod Carey has one message for his team: turn the page, the Orange Bowl is behind them.
Caravan Of NIU Students En Route To Miami For Orange BowlThe caravan carrying 1,300 students and 52 staffers started leaving the DeKalb campus shortly after 11 a.m. on Sunday, and was expected to arrive in Miami around 1 p.m. Monday.
NIU Football Team Headed To Florida For Orange BowlThe Northern Illinois University football team and coaches were on their way to Miami on Wednesday morning, headed for their New Year’s Day matchup with Florida State in the Orange Bowl.
Photo: 'Kirk Herbstreit Can Bite Me' T-ShirtIt's safe to say Kirk Herbstreit isn't the most popular man in DeKalb.
DeKalb Gas Station Has A Message For ESPNBy now, the shock should have dissipated...
Haugh: Herbstreit Was Wrong To Criticize NIU's Orange Bowl BidSince news broke than Northern Illinois University would play in the Orange Bowl after a 12-1 season that saw them on top of the Mid-American Conference, fans and analysts have criticized the Huskies for being undeserving of their BCS bowl bid.
NIU Offers Students Free Orange Bowl TicketsNIU students concerned about the cost of a ticket to see their school play in the Orange Bowl can breathe a sigh of relief.
Northern Illinois Headed To Orange BowlThe Huskies are headed to the Orange Bowl, set to make their Bowl Championship Series debut against Florida State.
Notre Dame In Talks With ACC About Orange BowlNotre Dame says it has had talks with the Atlantic Coast Conference about the Orange Bowl.
Report: Big Ten's Playoff Plan May Not Gain Approval As those in charge of college football continue to meet in Dallas, discussing the fate of the BCS, it appears the Big Ten's proposed playoff plan may not fly among the rest of the college football teams.
Zuba: The Case For A College Football PlayoffI've never understood the obsession with college bowl games. Teams compete all season long, for what? A chance to win the Sugar Bowl? The Little Caesars Pizza Bowl? Or even worse -- the Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl?