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NIU Huskies come up just short vs. Iowa at Soldier Field

NIU Huskies come up just short vs. Iowa at Soldier Field
  In Soldier Field Showdown III the PA system didn’t work for almost nearly a half. There wasn’t a lot of material noise, but a message was sent with the college football being played at the home of the Chicago Bears. For the NIU Huskies this was a home game, but the crowd was overwhelmingly... Read more »

Chandler Harnish is Probably NIU's Best Quarterback Ever

Chandler Harnish is Probably NIU's Best Quarterback Ever
Northern Illinois University is kind of known as the mid-major version of “Tailback U.” The DeKalb, IL institution has produced some of the most electric runners (LeShon Johnson, Michael Turner, Garrett Wolfe and Chad Spann) in not just the MAC, but all of college football. The Huskies are known for tailbacks, not quarterbacks. However, they... Read more »

College Football 77 in 77: #74 NIU Huskies

From a mid-major standpoint, Northern Illinois University has become “Running Back U.” (Leshon Johnson, Garret Wolfe, Michael “the Burner” Turner, Chad Spann). Sure, only Michael Turner is the only one from that group to do anything in the NFL, but these rushers all dominated the collegiate level. NIU will look to keep that running game... Read more »
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NIU Nationally Ranked, Going for School Victory Record Tonight

Northern Illinois is essentially the mid-major embodiment of “Tailback University.” LeShon Johnson, Michael “the Burner” Turner, Garrett Wolfe are some of the recent names that come to mind. And Chad Spann, the current running back, has already broken the school record for rushing touchdowns in a season with 20. And he still has two games left... Read more »