Sept. 23, 2009
DEKALB, Ill. - The Northern Illinois University wrestling team would like to invite fans, alumni and parents of Huskie wrestlers to join this year's edition of the Huskie wrestling team its tailgate party before the Huskies' football game with Idaho Saturday, September 26.
The tailgate, which will begin at 11 a.m. in the Pride Lot behind the West Stands of Huskie Stadium, is a perfect opportunity to meet and greet with coaches and the team. The wrestling team will provide the food and drink, as well as a tour of the Huskies' new wrestling room located in the West Stands.
After the tailgating festivities, fans are welcome to join the team inside Huskie Stadium to cheer on the Huskies against the Vandals. Kick-off is set for 2:30 p.m. Tickets are still available and can be purchased for $20 by calling 815-752-6800. Be sure to indentify yourself as a member of the wrestling group. Or you can order your tickets online by logging on to www.niuhuskies.com.