NIU on TuneIn
Huskie fans, you can now listen to Northern Illinois University football and basketball games, as well as "Inside Huskie Football" each Monday during the football season (see schedule below) for FREE on TuneIn. TuneIn Radio brings NIU sports to you online or on your mobile phone. Listen here:
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"Inside Huskie Football" Radio Show
Mondays, 7 pm
AM 560 The Answer (Chicago), WLBK AM 1360 and FM 98.9 (DeKalb)
Listen to "Inside Huskie Football" from Fatty's Pub & Grille on Monday nights throughout the 2015 football season to get the latest news and insider information on NIU Football directly from Head Coach Rod Carey. Host Bill Baker, the NIU Hall of Famer who enters his 36th year as the "Voice of the Huskies" in 2015, will also interview Huskie student-athletes, NIU head coaches from other sports programs and administrators like Associate Vice-President and Director of Athletics Sean T. Frazier during the hour-long program.
Fans are invited to join the live audience as the show is broadcast live from Fatty's (1312 W. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb). This year, Fatty's will donate 15 percent of all food sales during the weekly radio show to the Huskie Athletic Fund to support NIU student-athletes.
You can hear the show each Monday night from 7-8 p.m. (CT) on 560 AM The Answer (WIND) in Chicago and WLBK AM 1360 and FM 98.9 in DeKalb. NIU is now also a TuneIn partner and fans will be able to listen to "Inside Huskie Football" as well as NIU football and men's basketball games online and on their mobile devices for free via the TuneIn player, or via NIUTube on NIUHuskies.com.
Dates for the "Inside Huskie Football" radio show at Fatty's this season are:
September 7, 14, 21, 28
October 5, 12, 19, 26
November 9, 16, 23, 30
** Note, due to the football road game at Toledo on Nov. 3, there will be NO SHOW Nov. 2
"NIU Weekly" Radio Show
Fridays, 10 pm
AM 560 The Answer and www.560theanswer.com
Saturdays, 9 am
WLBK AM 1360 & FM 98.9
Every week this fall, hear from NIU Associate Vice-President and Director of Athletics Sean T. Frazier, co-host Andy Garcia and Huskie head coaches as they discuss the latest news and happenings in Huskie Athletics on the "NIU Weekly" radio show. The 30-minute show airs on 560 AM The Answer (WIND) and on 560theanswer.com in Chicago at 10 p.m. every Friday night beginning Sept. 4, and on WLBK AM 1360 and FM 98.9 in DeKalb Saturday mornings at 10 a.m. NIU Football Head Coach Rod Carey will be a weekly guest, while Frazier will provide the latest news and Huskie head coaches from many different sports will stop by. If you miss the show, hear it at your convenience throughout the week on NIUTube.
WLBK AM 1360 and FM 98.9 in DeKalb, and 560 AM the Answer in Chicago will once again serve as the primary radio homes of NIU Athletics in 2015-16, while Huskie fans will have even more way to listen to NIU games and coaches shows online and through their mobile devices through the Huskies' new partnership with TuneIn.
WLBK AM and FM will bring every NIU football, men's basketball and women's basketball game to listeners in 2015-16, along with 14 live editions of the hour-long "Inside Huskie Football" show and 14 30-minute episodes of "NIU Weekly," the show that recaps all the happenings in Huskie Athletics.
For the second consecutive season, AM 560 The Answer provides NIU fans with one Chicago address for every Huskie home football game, and will also bring Huskie fans across Chicagoland the one-hour NIU football coaches radio show every week beginning August 31st, and all 14 episodes of "NIU Weekly".
AM 560 The Answer will also carry 12 Huskie men's basketball games to a coverage area that includes all of Chicagoland and reaches north into portions of Milwaukee. During the day, the signal can be heard across northwest Indiana and into southeast Wisconsin and northeast Illinois.
NIUTube on NIUHuskies.com
NIUTube, the exclusive All-Access video home of the Northern Illinois University Huskies, is the only service that brings you video coverage of NIU home men's and women's soccer, baseball and softball, volleyball, gymnastics and wrestling, as well as live access to every NIU football and basketball radio broadcast, including the "Inside Huskie Football" weekly radio show. In addition, watch the post-game men's and women's basketball press conferences, head coach Rod Carey's weekly press conferences and hear "NIU Weekly" through the archives available seven days a week and 365 days a year. For the most complete access to NIUTube, subscribe for just $9.95/month or $99.95 per year. A limited number of games and content will also be made available for free (no subscription required).