Feb. 2, 2011
DEKALB, Ill. - The Northern Illinois men's basketball game against Bowling Green scheduled for tonight at 7 p.m., will be played as scheduled. Admission will be free for all fans attending the game at the NIU Convocation Center.
Fans attending the game should park in Convocation Center lot C-2, the parking area immediately southeast of the arena. Parking for tonight's contest will also be free.
NIU (7-12, 3-4 MAC), led by the nation's second-leading scorer Xavier Silas, will look for its second-straight home win over a MAC East foe against the Falcons (10-11, 5-2 MAC) who have won nine of their last 12 games.
Prior to tonight's game, NIU head football coach Dave Doeren will speak about today's recruiting class at a reception at the Sixth Man Grille, located across from Victor E. Court, beginning at 6:15 p.m. Free coffee, hot chocolate and popcorn will be served.