NIU's Butler Upgraded To 'Serious' Condition NIU linebacker Devon Butler has been been upgraded from "critical" to "serious condition, according to officials at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. He was the victim of an off-campus shooting on Wednesday.
Bowl Victory Give Huskies Most Wins In School's History
Bowl Preview: Huskies Take On BulldogsNorthern Illinois had a great season, being just one win away from having the most successful season in the school's history. They face Fresno State in the Humanitarian Bowl Saturday and the Bulldogs are looking for a third straight victory.
LBs Coach To Lead Northern Illinois In Bowl GameNorthern Illinois linebackers coach Tom Matukewicz was named the team's interim head coach on Tuesday as it begins preparation for next week's uDrove Humanitarian Bowl.