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  • NIU and Boston College are set to play home-and-home football games

    Boston College will visit Northern Illinois in either 2016 or 2017, and barring any further schedule changes, it will mark the first visit by a Power ...
    Sept. 10, 2014 - 12:35 am
  • Sycamore rallies for draw against Morris

    SYCAMORE – In an exciting six-goal thriller, the Sycamore boys soccer team played to a back-and-forth 3-3 draw Tuesday against Morris.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 10:40 pm
  • The Tampa Bay Buccaneers added Northern Illinois grad Larry English to their 53-man roster Tuesday.E ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:43 pm
  • NIU's Roddy up for national award

    Northern Illinois senior volleyball player Mackenzie Roddy was named a candidate for the 2014 Senior CLASS Award Tuesday.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 3:19 pm
  • All-22 Slideshow of Bears loss to Bills

    Where did it all go wrong for the Bears? We go in-depth in the All-22 Slideshow ...
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 1:44 pm
  • DeKalb alumna Big Ten VB player of week

    DeKalb High School graduate and current Wisconsin senior Courtney Thomas was named Big Ten Volleyball Player of the Week on Monday.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 12:48 am
  • PREP ROUNDUP: G-K shuts out Rockford Christian

    The Genoa-Kingston boys soccer team defeated Rockford Christian, 2-0, to improve to 5-1-1 and 3-0-0 in conference play.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 12:45 am
  • Flowers hits tying, winning homers for White Sox

    CHICAGO – Tyler Flowers shocked the Oakland Athletics on Monday night — but probably no more than he surprised himself.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Zone read still a challenge for Bears

    LAKE FOREST — The zone read isn’t going away any time soon, and the Bears know that they’ll see a lot of it next Sunday, and going forward.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 8:24 am
  • MAC Notebook: League having success against the Big Ten

    For the eighth consecutive year, a team from the Mid-American Conference has defeated a Big Ten team – it’s the longest streak in conference history.
    Sept. 9, 2014 - 12:50 am
  • NIU women's golf 2nd at Redbird Invite

    The Northern Illinois women's golf team took second after the final round of the Redbird Invitational at Weibring Golf Club on Monday.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 9:30 pm
  • Forte leaves lasting impression

    CHICAGO – Matt Forte took his time, keeping his back turned to the pack of reporters waiting in front of his locker Sunday afternoon.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 9:10 pm
  • Lemon named MAC West Defensive Player of the Week

    Northern Illinois junior linebacker Rasheen Lemon was named MAC West Defensive Player of the Week on Monday.
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 5:17 pm
  • NCAA lifts Penn State's postseason ban

    The NCAA has lifted the on-the-field sanctions placed on the Penn State football team for the Jerry Sandusky scandal, including immediately eliminatin ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 2:40 pm
  • Ravens cut RB Ray Rice after release of video

    BALTIMORE – Ray Rice was let go by the Baltimore Ravens on Monday and suspended indefinitely by the NFL after a video was released showing the running ...
    Sept. 8, 2014 - 2:37 pm
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