April 7, 2011
Northern Illinois head coaches Dave Doeren and Mark Montgomery will appear live as guests of the Boers and Bernstein Show on WSCR The Score 670 AM this Friday, April 8 at Fatty's Pub and Grille in DeKalb, and NIU fans are invited to come out and show your Huskie Pride!
Doeren will be on with hosts Terry Boers and Jason Goff at approximately 1:50 p.m., while Montgomery, NIU's new head basketball coach, will talk to the hosts at 3:50 p.m. The show will be live from Fatty's from 1-6 p.m. (CT) and NIU fans unable to make it out are encouraged to listen on your radio at 670 AM The Score or online at www.670thescore.com. Fatty's is located at 1312 West Lincoln Highway in DeKalb.
Northern Illinois is in the midst of 2011 spring football practices with the Annual Spring Game scheduled for Saturday, April 23 at 2 p.m. at Huskie Stadium. Admission and parking around the stadium for the spring game, the last of NIU's 15 spring practices this fall, is free.
Prior to the spring game, Huskie fans will come together for the fifth annual HASF Tailgate Showdown on the West Side of the Stadium beginning at Noon. Admission to the Tailgate Showdown, featuring fantastic tailgate fare from private groups, as well as area restaurants, is $15 for adults and $10 for children (14 and under). Cash will be accepted at the door.
For more information on the HASF Tailgate Showdown or the NIU Spring Football game, contact the NIU Athletics External Office at 815-753-1923. For more information on 2011 football tickets, including tickets to Soldier Field Showdown II, go to the special football tickets website at www.huskiefootball2011.com.
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