July 22, 2010
- Northern Illinois, in partnership with CBSSports.com College Network, is excited to announce the Northern Illinois Huskies Toolbar, the newest way for fans to follow the Huskies online. The Northern Illinois Huskies Toolbar is designed to keep fans up to date on the latest Northern Illinois Huskies news and scores.
The Toolbar is equipped with several features which will give fans a virtual front row seat to all of Northern Illinois athletics. The Messaging Component will serve as a direct line of communication between Northern Illinois Athletics and fans. This way, Northern Illinois can deliver breaking news, video highlights, and special offers directly to the fans' browsers - ensuring that fans are the first to receive the latest Northern Illinois news.
The Northern Illinois Toolbar's scoreboard component will allow Northern Illinois fans from all over the world to follow the games directly on their browser. The score will render directly on the toolbar, and will update automatically every minute so that Northern Illinois fans everywhere will never miss a play. Fans will also receive Points for searching and shopping with the Northern Illinois Huskies Toolbar.
Huskies fans will be able to follow Northern Illinois wherever they are - at work, abroad, and at school - and the Northern Illinois Huskies Toolbar will allow fans to Never Miss a Moment of the action.