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.
2015 Starting left tackle has been one of the Huskies’ top offensive linemen in 2015. NIU has recorded 300 or more rushing yards in three games with a season-high 334 at Buffalo. O-line did not allow a sack in WMU or CMU games. The line has led the way for Joel Bouagnon’s MAC-leading 1,000-yard rushing campaign as well as 31 rushing scores. NIU also ranks sixth in the country in red zone offense and is 33rd in scoring offense. Myers, along with Aidan Conlon and Andrew Ness, have been the constants on the Huskie offensive line. In his first year as a starter.
2014 • Appeared in all 14 games. • Served as the reserve left tackle and played on offense and special teams. • Blocked on an offensive line that conceded only 14 quarterback sacks on the year. • Played in the MAC Championship Game against Bowling Green (12-5) for the second consecutive year. • Helped the Huskies average 5.1 yards per carry while scoring 36 rushing touchdowns.
2013 • Saw action in six games as a reserve offensive tackle. • First career snaps came at Iowa (8-31) in the 2013 season opener. • Also played in the Husies' blowout victory at Purdue (9-28) and in back-to-back MAC games vs. Eastern Michigan (10-26) and UMass (11-2). • Got into the Western Michigan (11-26) contest and the MAC Championship game versus Bowling Green (12-6).
2012 • Redshirted. • Named the Offensive Scout Team Co-Player of the Week after the Iowa (9-1) game.
High School • First team all-state honoree by the WFCA and Associated Press following his senior year. • Named all-area and all-conference on offense and defense in 2011. • Finalist for the Joe Thomas Award, given annually to the top senior offensive lineman in the state of Wisconsin. • Also named the team's MVP following his senior season. • Earned first team all-Southeast Conference honors as a junior. • Ranked as the ninth-best recruit in Wisconsin by Rivals.com and the 10th-best in the state by ESPN. • Second-best offensive lineman in the state by Wisconsin Sports Network.
Personal • Born Feb. 4, 1994, in Milwaukee, Wis. • Son of Marion and Catherine Myers. • Marketing major.