| posted a series of stories on the schedules of all the Mid-American Conference schools, including a composite schedule with a list of top 10 MAC games and a top-10 list of non-conference match ups. Two Northern Illinois' contests were picked, one in each list. The website also did a breakdown of each team's schedules and potential records. also did a series of Spring Previews on each MAC team as well. They ask the big questions facing each team heading into spring and talk about expectations for 2011. also highlights the positions to watch for each team in the conference as well.