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  • NIU can boost bowl status with victory in MAC championship game

    NIU can boost bowl status with victory in MAC championship game
    Bowling Green was fast and furious in last year's Mid-American Conference championship game. The Falcons offense kept Northern Illinois on its heels en route to a 47-27 thrashing. The same teams meet Friday night at Ford Field in Detroit and the...
  • Huskies takeaways

    Huskies takeaways
    Big D: NIU defenders set the tone in the first half with a pair of interceptions. Dechane Durante and Paris Logan picked off James Knapke passes to help the Huskies to an early 10-0 lead. Durante added another pick in the second half to set a MAC title...
  • Northern Illinois routs Bowling Green 51-17 for MAC championship

     Northern Illinois routs Bowling Green 51-17 for MAC championship
    DETROIT — With former Heisman Trophy candidate Jordan Lynch watching along the sideline, Northern Illinois avenged last season's Mid-American Conference championship game loss to Bowling Green with a dominating 51-17 victory over the Falcons on...
  • Grading NIU in MAC championship game

     Grading NIU in MAC championship game
    The Huskies played their best overall game of the season Friday night to capture the Mid-American Conference championship with a 51-17 thumping of Bowling Green. Last year NIU sputtered at the end, losing the MAC title game to the Falcons and then the...
  • Northern Illinois eagerly awaits bowl destination

    Northern Illinois eagerly awaits bowl destination
    Northern Illinois' football program continues in the right direction after capturing another Mid-American Conference championship Friday night against Bowling Green. What direction the Huskies will be headed for a bowl game will be announced Sunday....
  • Marshall to play Northern Illinois in Boca Raton Bowl

    Marshall to play Northern Illinois in Boca Raton Bowl
    Marshall quarterback Rakeem Cato is coming home for his final college football game, according to multiple reports.  Cato, who played high school football at Miami Central, will lead the Thundering Herd against Northern Illinois in the inaugral Boca...
  • Champion NIU vs. champion Marshall in Boca Raton Bowl

    Champion NIU vs. champion Marshall in Boca Raton Bowl
    Northern Illinois’ bowl matchup will feature something most others won’t: two conference champions. The Huskies, Mid-American Conference champions, will face Marshall, the Conference USA winner, in the inaugural Boca Raton Bowl on Dec. 23....
  • Orange Bowl headlines trio of South Florida games

    Orange Bowl headlines trio of South Florida games
    Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen and Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson have a lot of mutual respect for one another. The two coaches on Sunday noted that they haven't crossed paths much during their careers. That will change later this month when...
  • Miramar's Miller recommits to FAU

    Miramar's Miller recommits to FAU
    Herbert Miller knew his decision would surprise people. Late Monday night, Miller, a safety at Miramar High, announced on his Twitter account that he had recommitted to FAU. Miller had been committed to Northern Illinois for the last five months...
  • Marshall, NIU coaches say they look forward to tough Boca bowl showdown

    Marshall coach Doc Holliday wanted to make one thing clear Wednesday during the Boca Raton Bowl news conference: The Thundering Herd wanted to play Northern Illinois. Sure, Marshall, the champion of Conference USA, could have chosen to play in different...
  • Football: 2014 Chicago Tribune All-State second team

    Football: 2014 Chicago Tribune All-State second team
    Gabe Green, Springfield Sacred Heart-Griffin, Sr., QB Led the Cyclones to consecutive Class 5A championships and posted big numbers in the process. Southern Mississippi recruit threw for 2,841 yards on 75-percent passing with 37 TDs and two INTs as a...