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  • Fourth and Short: Ball State

    1 – Putting together four quartersNorthern Illinois coach Rod Carey preaches about making games four ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 6:25 pm
  • NIU look to end losing streak, host Ball State in 'Battle for the Bronze Stalk'

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team is intent on keeping the Bronze Stalk.The traveling tro ...
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 6:27 pm
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. Ball State

    Chat live with writer Jesse Severson and sports editor Eddie Carifio, both of whom are at the game. Also check out stats, scoreboards and more.
    Oct. 9, 2015 - 3:03 pm
  • Despite bomb threat, NIU goes on with Midnight Madness

    DeKALB – There was certainly madness at the NIU Convocation Center on Thursday night.After temporari ...
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • Korcek's Corner: Gregolunas heads into NIU Hall of Fame

    Bob Gregolunas. If they haven’t already, let those four syllables of his surname breach your consciousness.
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:40 am
  • NIU basketball hosting Midnight Madness at Convo Center

    Fans will get their first look at the Northern Illinois men's and women's basketball teams with at Midnight Madness tonight at the NIU Convocation Cen ...
    Oct. 7, 2015 - 8:02 pm
  • Austin's incredible stretch helping lead NIU volleyball

    DeKALB – Racking up 31 kills in a match is sure to get you attention – whether its from your conference or on social media.
    Oct. 8, 2015 - 12:59 am
  • Huskies happy to be home after losing skid on road

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team is ready to get back to Huskie Stadium.After losing thr ...
    Oct. 6, 2015 - 10:54 pm
  • VIEWS: What to make of Huskies after latest loss?

    MT. PLEASANT, Mich. – The two sides of my brain battled to figure out what to think after the Huskies’ 29-19 loss to Central Michigan.
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Disastrous third quarter dooms Huskies in loss at Central Michigan

    MT. PLEASANT, MICHIGAN – The third quarter was a nightmare for the Northern Illinois football team.A ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 11:21 pm
  • Second half turnovers costly for Huskies in loss at Central Michigan

    MT. PLEASANT, MICHIGAN – Things went from bad to worse for the Northern Illinois football team.The H ...
    Oct. 4, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • Friday Night Rewind: Week 6

    Check out all the action and photos from this week, plus vote in our polls. ...
    Oct. 3, 2015 - 3:20 pm
  • Fourth and short: Central Michigan

    1 – Get the run game goingAfter a pair of lackluster performances by the Northern Illinois rushing a ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • Huskies open conference against Chippewas

    DeKALB – Central Michigan is the last team to beat Northern Illinois inside Huskie Stadium.The last ...
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. Central Michigan

    Got questions for Jesse Severson, who is at the game. Ask them here. Also check out photos, videos, insights, updates and more.
    Oct. 2, 2015 - 3:08 pm
  • NIU football: Marlon Moore's skills at safety helping propel defense's strong performances

    DeKALB – Whenever the Northern Illinois defense comes up with a tackle, there’s a good chance safety Marlon Moore is somewhere nearby.
    Oct. 1, 2015 - 12:36 am
  • NIU notebook: Carey praises Central Michigan QB's ability in pocket

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois football coach Rod Carey had high praise for Central Michigan quarterback Cooper Rush on Tuesday.
    Sept. 30, 2015 - 8:20 am
  • Women's soccer: Huskies blanked by CMU

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois women’s soccer team suffered another loss in the 2015 season after falling to Central Michigan 2-0 on Sunday afternoon ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 12:35 am
  • Jesse Severson: NIU's 2 losses to Power 5 schools felt eerily similar

    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass.– It felt like deja vu.The Northern Illinois defense played lights out while the ...
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 12:09 am
  • NIU football: Huskies head into conference play after 2nd straight loss

    CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – This wasn’t the way the Northern Illinois football team wanted to enter conference play.
    Sept. 28, 2015 - 12:06 am
  • Offense stalls for NIU again, Huskies fall to Boston College

    CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS – For the second consecutive game, the Northern Illinois offense struggled to move the ball as the Huskies lost 17-14 at ...
    Sept. 26, 2015 - 3:53 pm
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. Boston College

    Chat live with Jesse Severson, staff writer, live from Boston. Also get updates, insight and more. ...
    Sept. 26, 2015 - 11:39 am
  • Huskies look to avoid losing streak, set to take on Eagles

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team hasn't lost consecutive games in the regular season since 2011.
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Fourth and short: Boston College

    1 – Take advantage of opportunitiesAfter the loss to Ohio State, Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey s ...
    Sept. 25, 2015 - 3:05 pm
  • Frazier denies report that Huskies will play game at US Cellular Field

    Northern Illinois athletic director Sean Frazier denied a Chicago Sun-Times report on Thursday that the Huskies are playing a game in the 2016 season ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 9:17 pm
  • Download the HuskieWire podcast: Sept. 24

    The guys talk about the Huskies' game against top-ranked Ohio State – if they should have punted on fourth-and-1 and the performance from the defense. ...
    Sept. 24, 2015 - 9:17 am
  • Confident Lurry shining early at cornerback for Huskies

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois cornerback Shawun Lurry isn’t lacking of confidence.However, the sophomor ...
    Sept. 23, 2015 - 11:28 pm
  • NIU Notebook: Huskies facing top defense in nation against BC

    DeKALB – For the second time in as many weeks, the Northern Illinois offense is facing off a top-five defense.
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 10:34 pm
  • VIEWS: Decisions to punt frustrating, yet understandable

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – I was thinking the same thing you probably were.When Northern Illinois faced a pair ...
    Sept. 22, 2015 - 9:36 am
  • NIU’s strong defensive effort spoiled in close loss to No. 1 Buckeyes

    COLUMBUS, Ohio – It was a performance for the ages by the Northern Illinois defense.However, the bri ...
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • AP photo gallery from the Northern Illinois-Ohio State football game

    Sept. 20, 2015 - 11:02 pm
  • Huskies drop close game against top-ranked Ohio State

    COLUMBUS – The Northern Illinois offense had the ball three times with a chance to tie it against top-ranked Ohio State in the final minutes and all t ...
    Sept. 20, 2015 - 8:35 am
  • Huskies ready for challenge against No. 1 Ohio State

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team is ready to grab a slingshot.Facing off against the Gol ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 6:46 pm
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. Ohio State

    Chat live with writer Jesse Severson live from Columbus, Ohio. ...
    Sept. 18, 2015 - 3:35 pm
  • Logan journey to football began because substitute teacher

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois senior cornerback Paris Logan is only preparing for top-ranked Ohio State this week because of a substitute teacher.
    Sept. 16, 2015 - 8:35 pm
  • Korcek: Talking to the men who know what it's like to face No. 1

    Scheduling a No. 1 is one thing. Beating a No. 1 is totally another. So is competing with a No. 1.Fo ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 10:36 pm
  • VIEWS: Heading to Ohio Stadium like scene from ‘Hoosiers’

    DeKALB – In the iconic movie “Hoosiers,” the basketball team from small-town Hickory High School walks into the gymnasium hosting the state championsh ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 10:37 pm
  • MAC notebook: Toledo, Bowling Green pick up marquee wins for conference

    The Mid-American Conference had an impressive second week of the season.While the conference went on ...
    Sept. 15, 2015 - 12:23 am
  • Views: Jekyll and Hyde start to season for Logan, Huskies

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team has been what most people expected it to be – except when it hasn’t.
    Sept. 13, 2015 - 11:50 pm
  • Hare has second big game of season in win over Murray State

    DeKALB — Murray State did everything it could to stop the run against Northern Illinois.Instead, Hus ...
    Sept. 14, 2015 - 12:24 am
  • NIU starts slow, beats Murray State

    DeKALB – For the second time in as many weeks, the Northern Illinois football team had to overcome a slow start.
    Sept. 13, 2015 - 2:34 pm
  • Photos: NIU football beats Murray St.

    Images from the NIU football team's victory against Murray St. ...
    Sept. 13, 2015 - 9:37 am
  • NIU roundup: Volleyball takes down Texas State

    Senior Alexis Gonzalez and juniors T’arwa Austin and Jenna Radtke all recorded double-doubles for the Northern Illinois volleyball team Friday night a ...
    Sept. 12, 2015 - 3:46 am
  • Fourth and short

    1 – Blow 'em outNorthern Illinois should blow Murray State out of the water. While this seems like i ...
    Sept. 11, 2015 - 5:16 pm
  • Huskies face high-tempo offense in Murray State

    DeKALB – Unfortunately for Murray State, this isn't men's basketball.However, Northern Illinois coac ...
    Sept. 12, 2015 - 12:33 am
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. Murray State

    Chat live with NIU beat writer Jesse Severson and sports editor Eddie Carifio here durring the Murray Stae game, starting at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.
    Sept. 12, 2015 - 2:07 pm
  • Take 2: Keeping the focus on Murray St., not Ohio State

    Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Jesse Severson spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they g ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 11:48 pm
  • Lee overcomes rough patch, ready to lead NIU men's golf

    DeKALB – For a stretch of last season, the green was a place of nightmares for Northern Illinois men’s golfer Joo-Young Lee.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 11:54 pm
  • Korcek: Diesel was epitome of Huskie mascot

    Just typing out loud.Topic No. 1: Two thoughts come to mind regarding the recent death of NIU’s Sibe ...
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 6:05 pm
  • Threloff to play basketball in Spain

    Former NIU and DeKalb basketball player Jordan Threloff has signed a contract to play professionally with Aceitunas Fragata Morón in Spain.
    Sept. 9, 2015 - 6:04 pm
  • VIEWS: Huskies focused only on Murray State – and that’s a good thing

    DeKALB – Rod Carey isn't ready to talk about Ohio State.While the top-ranked Buckeyes await the Husk ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • NIU Notebook: Harris likely done for season with knee injury

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey said on Tuesday that junior running back Keith Harris is likely done for the season after suffering a knee ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 10:12 pm
  • Photos: Diesel, NIU Huskies mascot

    Daily Chronicle images of beloved mascot Diesel, who died this weekend. ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 12:46 pm
  • Photos: NIU football wins season opener against UNLV

    Mary Beth Nolan images of the NIU football team's victory against UNLV ...
    Sept. 8, 2015 - 8:33 am
  • VIEWS: Loss of NIU mascot hurts, but Diesel’s memory remains

    I sure hope they have touchdowns in doggie heaven.On Sunday night, I found out that Diesel, the Sibe ...
    Sept. 7, 2015 - 11:01 pm
  • Golladay has huge debut in Huskies’ season-opening win over UNLV

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois wide receiver Kenny Golladay had a debut to remember.Playing in his first ...
    Sept. 6, 2015 - 10:42 pm
  • Carifio: Bouagnon does things the hard way in win

    DeKALB – Joel Bouagnon certainly lived up to the Northern Illinois football team’s motto, “The Hard Way.”
    Sept. 6, 2015 - 10:45 pm
  • Huskies shake off slow start, win opener over Rebels

    DeKALB – The Northern Illinois football team started the 2015 season the way it spent most of 2014.T ...
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 10:50 pm
  • NIU GameDay Live: Huskies vs. UNLV

    From 15 minutes before kickoff until the end of the game, your one-stop shop for everything about the NIU game - including live chats with our writers ...
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 2:13 pm
  • Fourth-and-short: UNLV Rebels

    1. Jumping out earlyAlong with bringing in Tony Sanchez as the new coach at UNLV, the Rebels also br ...
    Sept. 5, 2015 - 11:27 am
  • Reader Poll

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