It seemed like just another team meeting in the McCareins Room at the Yordon Center Saturday, August 16. Take a look at behind the scenes footage of the Huskies unveiling of their new uniforms on August 16, pranking the team before revealing them.
NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.
2014 • Appeared in 11 games as a reserve offensive lineman and special teams blocker. • Made collegiate debut in the season opener against Presbyterian (8-28). • Featured in the first 10 games of the season and the Boca Raton Bowl (12-23).
2013 •Did not appear in any games in 2013.
2012 •Redshirted. •Named the Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week following the Kansas (9-22) game.
High School • Named to the all-Detroit, all-Metro and all-state first teams in 2011 by The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press. • Recorded 79 tackles and 4.5 sacks on defense as a senior. • Earned first team Division I all-state honors after his junior season. • Named first-team all-Detroit and all-Metro in 2010 by The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press. • Earned all-Detroit honors as a sophomore. • Posted 131 solo tackles and 7.5 sacks in three seasons.
Personal • Born Jan. 8, 1994, in Detroit, Mich. • Son of Anthony and Ronnette Brown. • Given name is Daron but goes by Ron at NIU in order to avoid confusion with wide receiver Da'Ron Brown. • Nationally-ranked chess player. • Organizational and corporate communications major.