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: Played in all 13 games with six starts as a junior tight end...finished fifth on the team in receiving yards (90)...made nine receptions, including recording exactly two catches in three consecutive games against Kent State (10-4), Central Michigan (10-11) and Miami (10-18)...had an 11-yard reception at Ball State (11-5) and short catches against Ohio (11-18) and Western Michigan (11-28).
2013: Saw action in 13 games and started five. Sixth on the team in receptions with 11 for 113 yards. Scored his first career touchdown on a 25-yard catch against Akron (10-12). Set career highs with two receptions for 27 yards at Purdue (9-28). Caught a pair of passes for 23 yards versus Utah State (12-26). Ran for 10 yards and a first down on a fake punt against the Aggies.
2012: Appeared in 12 games at tight end for the Huskies, with two starts as a true freshman. Primarily used as a blocker. Ran 35 yards on a fake punt in the Orange Bowl against Florida State (1-1). Contributed to a Huskie offense that led the MAC and ranked 12th in the nation in rushing offense with 238.2 yards per game.
High School: Earned all-conference and all-city honors following his senior season. Tallied 160 receptions for 2,720 yards and 31 touchdowns in three seasons. Recorded 59 receptions for 1,289 yards in 2011. Caught 50 passes for 793 yards as a junior and snagged 32 receptions for 438 yards his sophomore year. Ranked as the 35th-best prospect in Illinois by ESPN.
Personal: Born May 30, 1993 in Jamaica. Son of Radcliff Maxwell and Nadine Wilson.
MAXWELL'S CAREER GAME HIGHS Catches: 2, twice, last vs. Kent State, 10-5-13 Receiving Yards: 29, at Purdue, 9-28-13