| Oct 18, 2014
| 7:06 PM
DEKALB — Northern Illinois' offensive production was prolific, while its defense was much less than aesthetically pleasing.
Regardless, NIU outlasted Miami of Ohio 51-41 Saturday at Huskie Stadium.
"We never discount winning around here," NIU...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Northern Illinois seems to have rectified its issues on offense with Saturday's 51-41 victory over Miami of Ohio. Now if NIU can only raise the level of its performances on defense, the Huskies might be able to challenge for another Mid-American...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 2:33 PM
Northern Illinois defensive back Marlon Moore is one of three Mid-American Conference football players who will serve a suspension in the first half of this weekend’s games, the conference announced Monday.
Moore was ejected in last Saturday&...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 6:01 PM
Northern Illinois needs to improve in all three phases. The Huskies had their 28-game home stadium winning streak snapped with a 34-17 loss to Central Michigan. The Chippewas also ended NIU's string of 24 straight regular-season MAC wins.
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Points of no return: What has happened to NIU's once-prolific offense? Since being pummeled at Arkansas 52-14 the Huskies have managed to score just 17 points against struggling Kent State and 17 versus Central Michigan, both at home. NIU's time of...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:25 PM
DEKALB — Rod Carey said he was prepared for a "big-boy slugfest" when his Huskies played host to Central Michigan on Saturday afternoon.
The Huskies wound up getting socked 34-17, ending the nation's longest home-stadium winning streak at 28....
| Oct 10, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Radio: 4 p.m. Saturday; WIND-AM 560, WCPT-FM 92.5.
Line: NIU by 9.
Records: Northern Illinois 4-1, 1-0 MAC; Central Michigan 3-3, 1-1.
Last meeting: NIU won 38-17 on Oct. 19, 2013, in Mt. Pleasant, Mich.
On the offensive: While the Huskies were...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:50 PM
If he had his druthers, Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey probably would prefer to settle on one quarterback at this stage of the season.
But the Huskies (4-1, 1-0 MAC) continue to count on both Drew Hare starting and Anthony Maddie coming off the bench...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 3:31 PM
Northern Illinois extended its home winning streak to 28 games Saturday, but the 17-14 victory over winless Kent State was less than impressive. Central Michigan visits Huskie Stadium on Saturday for the second of three straight home games against Mid-...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:34 PM
Hut one, hut two: The Huskies are still trying to get their signals straight at quarterback. Starter Drew Hare (8 of 15 for 93 yards) struggled to move the offense. Anthony Maddie (7 of 10 for 105 yards) had more success but threw a late interception....
| Oct 2, 2014
| 10:08 AM
First collegiate starts
Tara Tralewski, a freshman volleyball player at Central College (Wis.), had 36 digs in two matches against Aurora and Wisconsin Lutheran Saturday in the NACC/IIAC Crossover tournament in Milwaukee.
Tralewski is a Naperville...