Graduates Represent 15 Northern Illinois Teams and 25 Different Majors
Both coaches satisfied with depth and talent
Highlights from the Huskies historic game
Players and coach Rod Carey visit children at Baptist Children Hospital
Behind the scenes look at the new uniforms
Lots of sand, lots of food and jet skis.
The Huskies arrive in Miami
NIU captured its first MAC football championship since 1983, defeating Ohio, 23-20
2011: Played in every game on several Huskie special teams and as a reserve defensive back. Finished the year with 19 tackles, 11 solo, and two fumble recoveries. Posted a career-high five tackles against Army (9-3) in his first career start. Made three tackles each against Kansas (9-10), Wisconsin (9-17) and Western Michigan (10-15). Recovered a muffed punt at Buffalo (10-22) that set up NIU's final touchdown of the game. Also recovered an Arkansas State (1-8) fumble, leading to the third Huskie touchdown of the game. Recorded at least one tackle in eight of the first nine games of the year.
2010: Played in eight games for NIU as a reserve cornerback as well as on a couple of the Huskies' special teams units. Picked off a pass in his collegiate debut at Akron (10-2) and returned it 11 yards. INT came on Akron's last drive of the game. Made his first career tackle versus Buffalo (10-16) and finished the season with three tackles, including two solo stops, and one for loss. Played in seven of the Huskies' last eight games of the year and made a season-best two tackles, with a two-yard tackle for loss, at Eastern Michigan (11-26).
High School: Earned three varsity letters and was a two-time captain and two-time defensive MVP for the Tigers. Named to the Southwest Prairie All-Conference first team, All-Area first team and the IHSA Academic All-State team his senior year. Recorded 35 tackles, three interceptions, three tackles for loss and blocked three kicks in his senior season. Posted a perfect grade point average as a junior.
Personal: Born November 23, 1990 in Chicago. Son of Charmaine Watts-Ware and Gene Ware. Majoring in finance. Admires Kevin Kasper. Also enjoys running track.
WARE'S CAREER GAME HIGHS
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