| Oct 22, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Winning has not come easily of late for Northern Illinois, yet the Huskies should come away with a victory Saturday at Eastern Michigan.
The Eagles dropped to 2-5 and 1-2 in the Mid-American Conference with their 36-14 loss Saturday at Massachusetts....
| 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 17, 2014
| 4:52 PM
Radio: 4 p.m. Saturday; WIND-AM 560, WCPT-FM 92.5.
Line: NIU by 13.
Records: Northern Illinois 4-2, 1-1 MAC; Miami 1-6, 1-2.
Last meeting: Miami won 26-21 for the MAC championship game on Dec. 3, 2010 in Detroit.
On the offensive: NIU has averaged...
| 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 3, 2014
| 10:10 PM
After graduating from Lake Forest High School, Cody Murphy hoped to play college hockey in Illinois.
The problem: No Divison I schools in his home state have varsity hockey teams.
"It would be nice for a lot of Chicagoans to have a place to call home,...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 7:56 PM
P.J. Walker threw two touchdown passes and the Owls scored twice on special teams as they blanked the Hornets in Philadelphia.
Walker finished 10-of-14 for 127 yards and two interceptions while Kenneth Harper added two touchdowns for Temple (2-1),...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 5:12 PM
What if there was a way to make Big Ten season ticket holders happier, to give players a better experience, to get more cash from TV partners, to create a more legitimate conference champion, to impress the playoff selection committee and to avoid writing...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:42 AM
Just hours after receiving his first college scholarship offer, Keishawn Watson abruptly put an end to his recruiting process.
The Wheaton Warrenville South senior wide receiver followed his instinct and gave a verbal commitment to Western Michigan...
| May 10, 2014
| 1:28 PM
The Ravens drafted Ball State quarterback Keith Wenning in the sixth round with the 194th overall selection, their final pick in the draft.
Wenning is expected to compete with Tyrod Taylor for the backup quarterback job.
"I’m a good competitor...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 3:42 PM
The exclamation mark Hayden Carlson put on the 10-8 victory over Lincoln-Way East in last November's Class 7A state championship game made him an instant Glenbard West legend.
With less than two minutes to play and nothing else standing between All-...