| Nov 26, 2014
| 8:19 PM
Iowa 70, Northern Illinois 49: Aaron White and Anthony Clemmons scored 14 points apiece to pace the Hawkeyes in the easy win over the visiting Huskies.Adam Woodbury added 12 points and six rebounds for Iowa (4-2). Gabriel Olaseni added 10 points and...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 4:04 AM
Iowa responded to a two-game losing streak against ranked teams with a victory over visiting Pepperdine and plays host to Northern Illinois on Wednesday. The Hawkeyes, who received votes in the USA Today Coaches Poll, rebounded from losses to No. 10 Texas...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 5:40 PM
By defeating Ohio 21-14 Tuesday night, the Huskies (9-2, 6-1 MAC) did their part to set up a high-stakes regular-season finale Nov. 28 against Western Michigan in Kalamazoo, Mich. In the meantime, the Broncos (7-3, 5-1) will try to get past Central...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:57 PM
ATHENS, Ohio — This is how Northern Illinois can win the West: simply beat Western Michigan in the season-finale Nov. 28.
The Huskies (9-2, 6-1 MAC) retained control of their Mid-American Conference West destiny Tuesday night when they hung on...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 9:03 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m. Tuesday; ESPNU, WIND-AM 560, WCPT-FM 92.5.
Line: NIU by 4.
Records: NIU 8-2, 5-1 MAC; Ohio 5-5, 3-3.
Last meeting: NIU won 23-20 on Dec. 2, 2011, in the MAC championship game in Detroit.
On the offensive: The Huskies are tied...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:48 PM
With two regular-season games remaining, Northern Illinois is in protection mode — trying to safeguard its precarious position in the Mid-American Conference West while continuing to protect its quarterback.
"You keep winning, each game gets...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:53 PM
2013-14 record: 15-17, 8-11 Mid-American Conference (4th in MAC West).
MAC tournament: Lost to Eastern Michigan in the second round.
NCAA tournament: Did not appear.
Key players: Leading scorer Dontel Highsmith (10.5 points per game), a sophomore...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 5:05 PM
The Huskies (8-2, 5-1) remain in control of their destiny in the Mid-American Conference West race after defeating Toledo (6-3, 5-1), 27-24 Tuesday night in DeKalb. NIU travels to Ohio on Tuesday night before winding up the regular season Nov. 28 at...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 10:10 PM
DEKALB — Northern Illinois thought it had Toledo right where it wanted the Rockets on Tuesday night.
Northern Illinois held on to defeat Toledo 27-24 for a fifth straight time to move into a tie for first place in the Mid-American Conference...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 4:44 PM
TV/radio: 7 p.m., Tuesday; ESPN2, WIND-AM 560.
Records: Toledo 6-3, 5-0 MAC; Northern Illinois 7-2, 4-1.
Last meeting: NIU won 35-17 on Nov. 20, 2013, at Toledo.
On the offensive: The Huskies offense has scored 14 of its last 15...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Northern Illinois cornerback Anthony Brooks has been named Mid-American Conference West Defensive Player of the Week.
The sophomore from Detroit had four tackles, one pass breakup and a clutch interception return for a touchdown in the Huskies’ 35-...