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  • Video: NIU quarterback Drew Hare reacts to preseason poll

    In this short video from Mid-American Conference media day in Detroit, Northern Illinois quarterback ...
    July 29, 2015 - 11:08 am
  • NIU hosts 7th annual Women’s Football Clinic

    DeKALB – Women of all ages gathered at the Yordon Center next to Huskie Stadium for the seventh annual Northern Illinois Women’s Football Clinic on Fr ...
    July 24, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • NIU player charged with driving under the influence

    SYCAMORE – A Northern Illinois University football player faces felony charges after police said they stopped him drunkenly driving 93 mph on Route 23 ...
    July 24, 2015 - 11:00 pm
  • Photos: NIU Women's Clinic

    Female family and community members spent an evening in the Huskies' shoes. ...
    July 24, 2015 - 10:04 pm
  • NIU football focused on start of practice

    CHICAGO – The Northern Illinois football program isn’t satisfied with its bowl game loss to Marshall in December, but coach Rod Carey is ready to move ...
    July 24, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Women's basketball: NIU's Lisa Carlsen rounds out her coaching staff

    Northern Illinois women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen announced her staff Friday afternoon, hiring three new assistant coaches ahead of the 2015-16 ...
    July 22, 2015 - 5:57 pm
  • Camp Power wraps up with volleyball, softball at NIU

    Northern Illinois University student-athletes, camp counselors and campers gathered for the third and final day of Camp Power hosted at NIU on Wednesd ...
    July 22, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • NIU pitcher Andrew Frankenreider earns Cape Cod all-star berth

    After an impressive first half of the season, Northern Illinois pitcher Andrew Frankenreider was named to the Cape Cod League’s West All-Star team Sun ...
    July 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Camp Power participants spend time with NIU football team

    DeKALB – When the children participated in the Camp Power event with the Northern Illinois football players at Huskie Stadium, a theme emerged on the ...
    July 15, 2015 - 11:47 pm
  • Photos: Camp Power Visits NIU Football

    University Village's Camp Power visited Huskie Stadium on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, to run drills with the Northern Illinois University football team.
    July 15, 2015 - 8:11 pm
  • Jordan Lynch looking to prove himself with CFL's Edmonton Eskimos

    Despite being a lightly recruited quarterback out of high school, Jordan Lynch emerged as one of the most highly decorated players in the Northern Ill ...
    July 14, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • NIU's Logan named to Thorpe Award watch list

    Northern Illinois cornerback Paris Logan was named to the Jim Thorpe Award watch list on Monday, given to the best defense back in NCAA Football Bowl ...
    July 13, 2015 - 9:22 pm
  • NIU's Lee wins Ohio Amateur Championship

    Northern Illinois men's golfer Joo-Young Lee had a strong final round and won the Ohio Amateur Championship in the first playoff hole on Friday.
    July 10, 2015 - 4:54 pm
  • Ness named to Outland Trophy watch list

    The preseason attention is piling up for Northern Illinois center Andrew Ness.The center was named t ...
    July 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • Lynch scores touchdown in Edmonton's win over Ottawa

    Jordan Lynch only had one yard on one carry in the Edmonton Eskimos' home opener on Thursday, but he made it count.
    July 10, 2015 - 4:53 pm
  • Michael Turner headlines NIU hall of fame class

    Running back Michael Turner headlines the list of seven new inductees into Northern Illinois Athletics’ Hall of Fame the school released Thursday.
    July 10, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Photos: Camp Power at NIU

    Highlights from Camp Power held at NIU ...
    July 9, 2015 - 2:48 pm
  • Huskies helping kids – NIU basketball teams host University Village youth as part of Camp Power

    DeKALB – Growing up on the east side of Detroit, Northern Illinois men’s basketball player Travon Baker never had the opportunity to attend any basket ...
    July 9, 2015 - 12:49 am
  • VIEWS: Hiring Carlsen good move, but comes with questions

    DeKALB – A head coach who had a sensational three-year run at Division II or an assistant coach for a strong Division I program?
    July 6, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Take 2: Charging NIU students may not be answer, but something has to be done to boost football attendance

    Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Jesse Severson spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they g ...
    July 1, 2015 - 11:59 pm
  • New NIU women's head coach Carlsen led Division II Lewis over Huskies last season

    DeKALB – If you can’t beat ‘em, hire ‘em.When Northern Illinois athletic director Sean Frazier annou ...
    June 30, 2015 - 2:38 pm
  • NIU's Sean Frazier on new women's basketball coach Lisa Carlsen: 'She's a winner'

    DeKALB – When Northern Illinois athletic director Sean Frazier introduced Lisa Carlsen as the newest women’s basketball coach on Tuesday morning, one ...
    June 30, 2015 - 11:03 pm
  • NIU to name women's basketball coach Tuesday

    The Northern Illinois athletic program will name its women's basketball coach on Tuesday and documents obtained by the Daily Chronicle appear to show ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:19 am
  • Jordan Lynch makes regular-season CFL debut

    Jordan Lynch made his regular-season CFL debut on Saturday night with the Edmonton Eskimos rushing two times for 17 yards, including a 13-yard scrambl ...
    June 30, 2015 - 12:22 am
  • Russell Wilson brings football camp to Huskie Stadium

    DeKALB – Russell Wilson was much kinder to Northern Illinois this time around.Years after torching t ...
    June 26, 2015 - 12:07 am
  • Huskies still deciding on new women's basketball head coach

    DeKALB – According to Northern Illinois associate athletic director Debra Boughton, the Huskies are the only women's basketball team at Division I wit ...
    June 24, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • NIU football: Oswego's Austin Warner commits to Huskies

    Oswego offensive tackle Austin Warner almost didn’t attend to the Northern Illinois University Big Dawg camp Saturday, and he’s sure glad he did in th ...
    June 23, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • Ex-NIU QB Jordan Lynch makes cut with Edmonton Eskimos

    Despite a modest beginning in his first two Canadian Football League preseason games, former Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch survived roste ...
    June 23, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • NIU football looking to boost dropping attendance

    Since 2010, only three Football Bowl Subdivision programs have won more games than Northern Illinois – Oregon, Alabama and Florida State.
    June 21, 2015 - 11:24 pm
  • NIU approves $360K for football team air charter

    The Northern Illinois University Board of Trustees approved a request Thursday to purchase an air charter service for the football team’s upcoming sea ...
    June 19, 2015 - 12:47 am
  • Huskies' game at Ohio State to be broadcast on ABC

    For the third time in program history, the Northern Illinois football team will play on ABC.The Husk ...
    June 13, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • McHenry’s Corey Lersch commits to Huskies

    Corey Lersch didn’t need a lot of time to decide.The McHenry linebacker has been a Northern Illinois ...
    June 12, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • McHenry's Corey Lersch commits to Northern Illinois

    Corey Lersch didn’t need a lot of time to decide.The McHenry linebacker has been a Northern Illinois ...
    June 11, 2015 - 11:35 am
  • NIU, MAC announce times for most 2015 football games

    It won't take long for the Northern Illinois football team to be on national television.The Huskies ...
    June 10, 2015 - 3:46 pm
  • New turf, design installation finished at Huskie Stadium

    Brigham Field’s makeover is finally complete.The new turf for the field at Huskie Stadium, which fea ...
    June 9, 2015 - 3:23 pm
  • MAC, CBS Sports agree to four-year deal

    The Mid-American Conference announced on Wednesday that it has reached a multi-year deal with CBS Sports Network to televise up to 12 football and 12 ...
    June 3, 2015 - 2:01 pm
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