QUARTERBACK STORIES IN SUN-TIMES AND RR STAR
By Joe Summins | Posted at 3:31 pm on Friday, September 10, 2010
Wondering about the Northern Illinois quarterback situation? A couple scribes posted stories on the QB position today. Rick Armstrong filed this report for the Chicago Sun-Times, while Jay Taft of the Rockford Register Star posted his take on the position in his story today.
MEN'S SOCCER HOSTS ADIDAS/MAGNUSON INN INVITATIONAL
By Brett McWethy | Posted at 10:05 am on Friday, September 10, 2010
Remember Steve Simmons? The former Huskie men's soccer mentor, who led NIU to the 2005 MAC Championship, will be making his first return back to DeKalb when his Oregon State team takes on Northern Illinois today at 5 p.m., in its first match of the adidas Magnuson Inn Invitational at the Huskie Soccer & Track and Field Complex. Current NIU head coach Eric Luzzi will be looking for his second-straight victory over his former boss.
VOLLEYBALL IN ACTION AT 1 P.M. TODAY!
By Brett McWethy | Posted at 10:01 am on Friday, September 10, 2010
The Northern Illinois volleyball team will look to extend its best-ever start to a season this weekend, when the Huskies travel to Elon, N.C., for the Elon Classic. NIU will start things off with a 1 p.m. match with the hosts, followed by a 4:30 p.m. contest versus Liberty. The Huskies wrap things up Saturday morning, taking on Stetson for the first time in program history.
SCHEPLER, WERNER CATCH UP IN HUSKIEWIRE Q&A
By Brett McWethy | Posted at 9:39 am on Friday, September 10, 2010
Jason Schepler, a home-grown Sycamore native, sat down with Jeremy Werner of the DeKalb Daily Chronicle for a question & answer session that was posted last night. Not only is the tight end pumped up for his final home season-opener, but he's got an invested interest in tonight's DeKalb-Sycamore matchup under the lights at Huskie Stadium. Got an inkling who he's pulling for?
OFFENSIVE LINE PROGRESSING ENTERING HOME OPENER
By Brett McWethy | Posted at 9:34 am on Friday, September 10, 2010
Jay Taft of the Rockford Register Star caught up with head football coach Jerry Kill earlier this week, and the topic was the strength of NIU's offensive line. Kill was pleased with how his troops in the trenches performed at Iowa State, and hopes to see that trend continue Saturday vs. North Dakota.
PREVIEWING NORTH DAKOTA-NIU
By Joe Summins | Posted at 10:54 am on Thursday, September 9, 2010
Jeremy Werner of The Daily Chronicle broke down Saturday's contest, position by position, on his blog.
HOME OPENER SATURDAY!
By Joe Summins | Posted at 10:30 am on Thursday, September 9, 2010
The Northern Illinois football team opens the home protion of its 2010 slate when the Huskies welcome North Dakota to Huskie Stadium Saturday night at 6 p.m. Click here for complete details on the game. While the game will not be televised, fans can watch the game live via Huskie All-Access. Fans can also listen to the game live on 1360 AM WLBK, 1160 AM WYLL.