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.
2015 • First Team All-MAC kicker, Academic All-MAC and MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete. • NIU starting placekicker for all 14 games. • Converted 14-of-18 field goal attempts. • Made 52-of-54 PATs to finish as NIU’s second-leading scorer with 94 points. • Scored at least one point in every game for the Huskies, with successful field goals in eight different contests. • Crucially went 4-for-4 on field goals at Toledo (11-3), including a career-best 52-yarder in the third quarter, to earn MAC West Specialist of the Week. • His 14 points against the Rockets marked a season-high and helped the Huskies move into a tie for first in the MAC West. • Also was perfect at Ohio State (9-19), making two FGs and one PAT. • Kicked two field goals in games at Central Michigan (10-3) and Buffalo (11-11) as well - even with both games in rainy conditions. • Had a career-long streak of six straight made field goals stretched out during key #MACtion games at Toledo (11-3) and Buffalo (11-11). • Was a perfect 5-for-5 on FGs between 30 and 39 yards in 2015. • Kicked four field goals of 40 yards or longer during the season. • Took over kick-off duties for NIU, starting versus Ball State (10-10). • Finished the season with 53 kick-offs for 3,132 yards, finishing with a team-high average of 59.1 yards per attempt with 13 touchbacks. 2014 • Took over NIU’s starting placekicking duties in the Ball State game (11-5) and kept that role for the rest of the season. • Made 9-of-12 field goal attempts. • Converted all 23 extra point attempts. • Finished the year as the Huskies’ third-leading scorer with 50 points on the season. • Was 6-for-7 on field goals of 30-plus yards. • Went 3-for-3 on field goals in the MAC Championship Game victory against Bowling Green (12-5), from 35, 32 and 23 yards. • Also made three FGs in the Boca Raton Bowl vs. Marshall (12-23). • Converted a career-long 40-yard field-goal attempt at Western Michigan (11-28), giving NIU much-needed momentum heading into halftime. • Named MAC West Specialist of the Week after making his first two collegiate field-goal attempts against Toledo (11-11).
High School • Named first team all-state as an athlete and punter by the Omaha World-Herald following his senior season. • Garnered all-area recognition from the Omaha World-Herald and the Lincoln Journal Star, along with all-conference honors from multiple outlets. • Converted nine-of-15 field goal attempts and 60-of-61 PATs in 2013. • Averaged 33.0 yards per punt, including a long of 54 yards. Placed six punts inside the 20-yard line as a senior. • Recorded a single-season record 71 touchbacks on kickoffs in 2013. • Completed 153-of-240 passes for 2,200 yards and 24 touchdowns as a senior, setting school records for passing yards, completion percentage, touchdown passes and quarterback rating. • Rushed for 231 yards and two touchdowns on 65 carries. • Named to Nebraska's all-state team in baseball in 2013 as an infielder and a pitcher. Personal • Born Aug. 17, 1995, in Omaha, Neb. • Son of Steve and Alice Hagan. • Business administration major.
HAGAN'S SINGLE GAME CAREER HIGHS FG Made: 4, at Toledo, 11-3-15 FG Attempted: 4, twice, last at Toledo, 11-3-15 Long FG: 52, at Toledo, 11-3-15 PATs: 8, vs. Ball State, 10-10-15 Points: 15, vs. Bowling Green, MAC Champ. Game, 12-5-14