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.
2013 Appeared in 12 games for the Huskies as part of the defensive line rotation. Recorded four solo tackles and four assisted tackles on the year. Notched a half sack and a solo tackle versus Massachusetts (11-2). Posted two stops at Toledo (11-20). Registered his first career tackle against Idaho (9-14). 2012 Redshirted.
High School Three-time all-conference selection. Recorded 65 tackles with 10 tackles for loss, six sacks, eight pass breakups, two fumble recoveries and a blocked kick as a senior. Earned all-state honorable mention, Daily Herald all-area and Naperville Sun all-city team honors following the 2011 season. Named first team all-area by the Daily Herald and to the Naperville Sun's all-city team in 2010. Registered 75 tackles, including 16 for loss, and had 10 sacks as a junior. Garnered all-conference honors after recording 30 tackles, seven tackles for loss and eight sacks in 2009. Tallied 170 tackles, 33 tackles for loss and 24 sacks in three seasons.
Personal Born Nov. 17, 1993. Son of Joseph and Kathryn Ippolito. Majoring in business administration.