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  • Lynch's late touchdown leads Eskimos to Grey Cup

    Jordan Lynch scored a go-ahead touchdown late in the fourth quarter and helped the Edmonton Eskimos beat Ottawa 26-20 in the Grey Cup on Sunday night. ...
    Nov. 29, 2015 - 9:00 pm
  • Huskies split pair of games at SMU Thanksgiving Classic

    The Northern Illinois women's basketball split a pair of games over the weekend in the SMU Thanksgiving Classic – blowing out Cal State Fullerton 72-4 ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 6:41 pm
  • NIU football: Huskies in MAC title game for 6th straight season

    The Northern Illinois football team took the long route to Detroit.Western Michigan knocked off Tole ...
    Nov. 28, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Northern Illinois men's basketball at Idaho preview

    Tipoff: 9 p.m. tonight, Moscow, IdahoMedia: 98.9 FM/1360 AMRecords: Huskies 5-0 overall, Vandals 4-2 ...
    Nov. 27, 2015 - 2:18 pm
  • Carey happy with having state title games at home

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois football coach Rod Carey will have to watch the Illinois High School Association football championships through his window.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:10 pm
  • Former foes in 2013 title game, Hlava, Tears now teammates at NIU

    DeKALB – When Spencer Tears walks into Jake Hlava’s dorm room at Northern Illinois, he can’t help but see the state championship ring.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 3:09 pm
  • IHSA State Football Championship Central

    What kind of impact are the games having on DeKalb? How did they get here? What about the teams? What should we expect from the games. Get all the inf ...
    Nov. 30, 2015 - 1:17 am
  • NIU’s Gooden named MAC Coach of the Year

    Northern Illinois volleyball coach Ray Gooden was named the Mid-American Conference Coach of the Year on Tuesday, winning it for the fourth time.
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:10 am
  • Indiana University Northwest at Northern Illinois men’s basketball preview

    Tipoff7 p.m. tonight, NIU Convocation CenterMedia98.9-FM/AM-1360RecordsHuskies 4-0 overall, RedHawks ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Eddie Carifio: Huskies' running game picks bad time for terrible game

    DeKALB – There have been plenty of weaknesses this season for the Northern Illinois football team. ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 1:08 am
  • NIU football: Ryan Graham injured, Huskies fall to Ohio

    DeKALB – The Ohio football team knocked the Northern Illinois’ quarterback out of the game Tuesday and potentially knocked the Huskies out of the Mid- ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:17 am
  • Photos: Huskies Fall Short to Ohio

    After a slew of injuries, NIU drops off the end of the season with a loss to Ohio, 21-26. ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 10:19 pm
  • NIU basketball: Huskies roll past Eastern Illinois

    DeKALB – Courtney Woods and Jazmine Harris didn't miss much shooting the ball on Tuesday afternoon. ...
    Nov. 25, 2015 - 12:53 am
  • NIU volleyball: Top-seeded Huskies fall to No. 2 Ohio in MAC Championship

    Despite being the top seed in the Mid-American Conference Tournament, Northern Illinois was swept by Ohio in the championship on Sunday in Athens, Ohi ...
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:32 am
  • NIU football: Huskies look to clinch MAC West in regular season finale

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois redshirt freshman quarterback Ryan Graham has played in 10.5 quarters since taking over for Drew Hare at Toledo.
    Nov. 24, 2015 - 1:18 am
  • Fourth and short: Ohio

    1 – Wear the Bobcats downWhile Ohio has outscored teams 91-37 in the first quarter, they've been out ...
    Nov. 23, 2015 - 6:22 pm
  • Huskies reach 100 points, roll over Red Devils

    DeKALB – The Huskies scored triple digit points, including sixty-two points off the bench, and rolled over the
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 11:55 pm
  • Huskies square off against Miami (Ohio) in MAC semifinal

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois volleyball team has handled its business in the final six weeks of the season.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 11:27 pm
  • NIU men looking for best start since 1994-95

    DeKALB – Three games, three wins for the Northern Illinois men’s basketball team.After sweeping each ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 6:48 pm
  • NIU notebook: DT Corey Thomas out for season with torn ACL

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team lost another player for the year. Huskies coach Rod Ca ...
    Nov. 21, 2015 - 12:04 am
  • NIU volleyball: Austin named top player in MAC, Gonzalez named top setter

    For the first time since 2011, the Northern Illinois volleyball team had the Mid-American Conference Player of the Year and Setter of the Year.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:27 am
  • Severson: Huskies continue to frustrate Toledo, Western Michigan

    DeKALB – It all felt like Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner. No matter how hard Toledo and Western ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Huskies beat Western Michigan, survive behind defensive stands

    DeKALB – The hope for Detroit is alive and well for the Northern Illinois football team. Sophomore ...
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:48 am
  • Eddie Carifio: A lot of things go right for Huskies in pivotal win

    DeKALB – Maybe it was the play of Boomer Mays. Maybe it was the "long" drive – 97 yards in 53 seconds – that gave them the lead for good.
    Nov. 19, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • NIU baseball bringing in top class in MAC for 2017 season

    The recruiting by Northern Illinois baseball coach Mike Kunigonis is off to a good start.The Huskies ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 4:45 pm
  • Photos: NIU women's basketball tops Wisconsin Lutheran

    Images from the NIU women's basketball team's win against Wisconsin Lutheran ...
    Nov. 18, 2015 - 9:31 am
  • Fourth and short: Western Michigan

    1 – Fleck doing something crazyWith Western Michigan trailing Bowling Green, 21-17, in the second qu ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:13 pm
  • Carlsen earns first win with NIU, Lehman takes oath for ROTC

    DeKALB – First-year coach Lisa Carlsen earned her first Division I win with the Northern Illinois women's basketball team and Ally Lehman capped one o ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Huskies clash with Western Michigan in must-win MAC West battle

    DeKALB – In the regular season finale in 2014, the Northern Illinois football team needed a win over Western Michigan to keep its hopes alive for the ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 10:15 pm
  • Austin earns conference honor for fourth time this season

    For the fourth time this season, Northern Illinois junior outside hitter T'ara Austin has been honored by the Mid-American Conference.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 5:47 pm
  • Bouagnon, Turner nab MAC West honors

    The Northern Illinois football team nabbed two more conference honors after its 41-30 win at Buffalo.
    Nov. 16, 2015 - 6:19 pm
  • Ally Lehman to take oath for ROTC before Huskies play home opener

    DeKALB – Ever since she was in grade school, Ally Lehman wanted to be a soldier. Before the Norther ...
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:46 am
  • NIU keeps hot start alive in win over Wright State

    The Northern Illinois men’s basketball team continued their hot start to the season with a win over Wright State on Sunday afternoon, 65-59.
    Nov. 17, 2015 - 12:43 am
  • Four freshmen score in double figures, Huskies take season opener

    DeKALB – The youth movement kicked off on a positive note for the Northern Illinois men's basketball team.
    Nov. 14, 2015 - 12:15 am
  • WMU's Franklin second on team in rushing after winning MAC O-POY in 2014

    DeKALB – Last season, Western Michigan running back Jarvion Franklin became the first player to win the Mid-American Conference Offensive Player of th ...
    Nov. 13, 2015 - 7:14 pm
  • VIEWS: Despite early loss, Hare’s season-ending injury, Huskies now control own destiny

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – There were moments this season where it seemed Northern Illinois’ reign atop the Mid-American Conference West Division was coming to a ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:44 pm
  • NIU defense makes critical plays in win at Buffalo

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Buffalo football team got the ball inside the Northern Illinois 25-yard line three times in the first half on Wednesday night.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Volleyball: NIU wins MAC West, closes in on top seed in tourney

    The Northern Illinois volleyball team is Mid-American Conference West Division champs.One more win t ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 9:47 pm
  • MAC to appear in Poinsettia Bowl this year

    The Mid-American Conference will appear in this year's Poinsettia Bowl the league announced Thursday, guaranteeing the conference six berths.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 4:23 pm
  • NIU men's basketball announce three signed for 2016-17

    The Northern Illinois men's basketball team announced the signing of three recruits for the 2016-17 season.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Photos: Northern Illinois goes on the road to beat Buffalo

    Associated Press images from NIU's win at Buffalo ...
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 11:01 am
  • NIU volleyball controls own destiny heading into final two regular-season matches

    DeKALB – One more win clinches the Mid-American Conference West title for the Northern Illinois volleyball team.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 9:24 am
  • NIU football: Ryan Graham earns first victory as starter, Huskies win in Buffalo

    BUFFALO, N.Y. – Northern Illinois redshirt freshman quarterback Ryan Graham is undefeated as a starter for the Huskies.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • Huskies looking to get over .500 hump with talented young players, seasoned vets

    DeKALB – The past two seasons, the Northern Illinois men's basketball team finished two games below .500 – both overall and in conference play.
    Nov. 12, 2015 - 1:20 am
  • Fourth and short: Buffalo

    1 – Give Graham time to throwWhile redshirt freshman quarterback Ryan Graham had a phenomenal game c ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 6:34 pm
  • NIU football: Huskies facing tough defense on the road at Buffalo

    DeKALB – When the Bowling Green football team came to Buffalo on Oct. 3, the Falcons’ high-powered offense did just enough to survive for a 28-22 vict ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Versatile sophomore Smith ready to make impact for new-look Huskies

    DeKALB – As a freshman last season, Kelly Smith got significant playing time for the Northern Illinois women's basketball team partly because injuries ...
    Nov. 10, 2015 - 12:45 am
  • Mays, Hagan earn conference honors after win over Toledo

    The Northern Illinois football team nabbed two of the three Mid-American Conference Player of the Week honors after their dramatic 32-27 win at Toledo ...
    Nov. 9, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • NIU Hall of Famer Jack Pheanis dies

    Jack Pheanis, a four-time member of the Northern Illinois Athletics Hall of Fame, passed away on Friday, Nov. 6, at the age of 87.
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • NIU football: Drew Hare has surgery on ruptured Achilles tendon; Tommylee Lewis has sprained knee

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois football coach Rod Carey said junior quarterback Drew Hare had surgery on a ruptured Achilles tendon on Thursday after inju ...
    Nov. 6, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Korcek: NIU, MAC hoops scheduling must get tougher

    Nothing against college football, but I “cheated” the other day and was flipping through the Sporting News 2015-16 basketball preview magazine and rea ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • Jesse Severson: Thrust into spotlight, Ryan Graham helps propel Huskies' comeback

    TOLEDO, Ohio – When redshirt freshman Ryan Graham was suddenly thrust into the quarterback spot for Northern Illinois in the second quarter, junior wi ...
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 12:31 am
  • Notebook: Huskies defense steps up after first quarter in win over Toledo

    DeKALB – In the first quarter, the Toledo football team was running the ball at will against Northern Illinois.
    Nov. 5, 2015 - 12:08 am
  • NIU football: Drew Hare, Tommylee Lewis injured, but Huskies rally for dramatic win at No. 20 Toledo

    TOLEDO, Ohio – Northern Illinois junior quarterback Drew Hare stood on the sideline in the second half against Toledo, his shoulder pads and helmet re ...
    Nov. 4, 2015 - 12:26 am
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. Toledo

    Get all the action from Toledo live here. Chat with reporter Jesse Severson live from the Glass Bowl.
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • NIU volleyball's Mary Grace Kelly battles back from severe ankle injury to help down stretch

    DeKALB – When Northern Illinois outside hitter Mary Grace Kelly came down on a teammate's foot during practice in September, she knew she injured her ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 5:47 pm
  • Fourth and short: Toledo

    1 – Keep Toledo quietBoth teams come into this game with high-powered offenses. Northern Illinois ha ...
    Nov. 2, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • NIU football faces biggest conference game of season at Toledo

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team has gone up against potent running backs this season. ...
    Nov. 3, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • NIU volleyball rolls to fifth straight road win

    The Northern Illinois volleyball team continued its strong play on the road, winning in straight sets at Eastern Michigan on Friday night.
    Oct. 30, 2015 - 9:28 pm
  • Tie leaves Huskies awaiting MAC tourney fate

    Northern Illinois gave up a goal in the final minute, and will now have to wait for a tiebreaker to be sorted out to see if the team is going to the p ...
    Oct. 29, 2015 - 8:03 pm
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