REVIEWING THE OFFENSIVE LINE
Panan Tense will be a vital part of NIU's offensive line next fall.
The DeKalb Daily Chronicle's John Sahly continues his spring review by detailing the offensive line Tuesday. Read why Sahly believes Panan Tense is the Huskies' most improved player in the offensive trenches.
OWENS SHARES LUNCH WITH CONTEST WINNER
Congrats to Bittney, a fifth grade student at Malta Elementary. She entered a contest to win lunch with Head Women's Basketball Coach Carol Owens, and won! Brittney is a big Huskie fan who comes to lots of games. Her parents are both NIU alumni, and her father, William Patrick, even played football for the Huskies! Great job, Brittney, and keep up the terrific Huskie Spirit!
MORE ON Larry English ...
An excerpt from Dennis Dillon's (Sporting News) minicamp review article, posted May 4.
Chargers LB Larry English. The first-round pick looked pretty polished for a player who played most of his career with his hand on the ground at Northern Illinois. English had a solid three days, impressing coaches with his pass rush and coverage. Right now, he projects as Shawne Merriman's backup at strongside linebacker in the Chargers' 3-4.
MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TENNIS ANNOUNCE AWARD WINNERS AT BANQUET
The men's and women's tennis teams held their combined awards banquet at the Stratford Inn in Sycamore last Friday. The awards are listed below. Also, don't forget the two FREE tennis clinics at the Huskie Tennis Courts on Wednesday and Thursday of this week!
NIU MEN'S TENNIS AWARD WINNERS:
Team MVP - Javier Bernabe
NIU WOMEN'S TENNIS AWARD WINNERS:
STAY TUNED WITH THE MAC ON FACEBOOK, TWITTER
Facebook users can become "fans" of the league while Twitter users can "follow" the Conference. Fans and followers of the MAC will be one of the first people receive updates, breaking news and scores from various Conference events and happenings. Fans are also able to post on the "wall" of the Mid-American Conference and trade messages with other fans of the league.
CHECK OUT THIS Q&A WITH T/F and XC RUNNER Ashley Rittenbacher!
Senior track and field/cross country student-athlete Ashley Rittenbacher took some time off from studying for finals and training to talk with NIUHuskies.com. Rittenbacher and the Huskies take to the track for their first home meet in 27 years, Saturday, May 9, at the new NIU Track & Field and Soccer Complex.