2012 Events

January 21st Men's Basketball Alumni Weekend
  Men's basketball will host their annual alumni weekend January 21st as the current men's team takes on Ball State. Events include the Alumni Basketball Game, Nelson Suite access during the game, and post game wrap up with current coaches. For more information contact Jason Larson @ jlarson5@niu.edu

January 22nd Women's Basketball Alumni Weekend
  Women's basketball will host their annual alumni weekend January 22nd as the current women's team takes on Buffalo. Events include pre-game welcome, Nelson Suite access during the game, and post game wrap up with current coaches. For more information contact Stephanie Smith @ ssmith25@niu.edu
January 29th Leadoff Banquet
  The annual Northern Illinois baseball Leadoff Banquet will be held Sunday, January 29 from 4-8 p.m. at the White Eagle Golf Club in Naperville, Ill. The event will be an opportunity to meet and greet with the Huskies and get a preview of the 2012 season. For $60 per person, the festive night includes dinner, a silent auction, the 2011 NIU team awards presentation, keynote speaker Gene Lamont, former Major League catcher, American League Manager of the Year and current third base coach for the Detroit Tigers. NIU baseball gear will also be available for sale. All proceeds will benefit the NIU baseball program. Tickets can be purchased by calling the Huskie Baseball Office at 815-753-0147 by 5 p.m. Monday January 25.
February 12th Wrestling Alumni Weekend
  All former wrestlers are invited to join the NIU Huskies current team to celebrate Alumni Weekend. NIU will face off against SIU-Edwardsville at 12:00 and Tiffin at 4:00pm. Following the final match the team will proceed to Pizza Pro's located just south of campus for food and drinks. For more information contact Ryan Ludwig @ rludwig@niu.edu
February 15th 6th Annual HASF Kickoff Classic
  Receive information about football season tickets and the 2012 Soldier Field Showdown. Enjoy two complementary tickets to the basketball game following the HASF Kickoff. RSVP by Friday, February 10 to the HASF Office at 815-753-1923
March 24th Gymnastics Alumni Weekend
  The Northern Illinois women's gymnastics team invites all former gymnasts back to campus on Saturday, March 24 for the 2012 Huskie Gymnastics Alumnae Weekend which will be held during the 2012 Mid-American Conference Gymnastics Championships at the NIU Convocation Center.
April 14th Men's Tennis Alumni Weekend
   
April 21st HASF Tailgate Showdown
  If you think you have what it takes to win this year's Huskie Tailgate Showdown, fill out and return the form below or contact Aaron Scissors at 815-753-9198 or ascissors@niu.edu. Deadline to register is April 13, 2012.
July 18th Football 101 (Women's Clinic)
  Great opportunity to increase your knowledge of football through an interactive and hands on clinic. Coach Doeren, his staff, and football student-athletes will lead demonstrations and activities on aspects of football to give you an in depth understand of the game and make your game day experience much better.
July 20th Brigham-Novak Golf Event
  The 17th Annual Brigham-Novak Gridiron Classic will be held on July 20th at the Seven Bridges Golf Club located in Woodridge, IL. The tournament directly supports the NIU Football program and continues the tradition of bringing alumni together to support the Huskies.
August 18th Men's Soccer Alumni Day
  NIU soccer alums are invited to join us for the 50th Anniversary of the Men's Soccer program at NIU. We will have our annual Alumni Game before the current squad takes on DePaul in a preseason matchup. Afterwards we will have an Alumni social at Molly's. | "Like" this event on Facebook
August 31st Kitty O'Sheas/Soldier Field
  NIU alums, fans and Varsity Club members are invited to join us at Kitty O'Sheas to kick-off the 2012 Football season before we take on Iowa at Soldier Field, September 1st. Located at 720 South Michigan Ave., Chicago, IL 60605 | "Like" this event on Facebook
September 7th Track and Field / Cross Country Alumni Weekend
   
September 8th All-Sport Reunion & Tailgate
  This event will be held outside of Huskie Stadium before the Huskies take on Tennessee-Martin. You will be able to enjoy food, drinks and catching up with old teammates, coaches, and current players inside our Varsity Club tailgate tent previous to the game. | "Like" this event on Facebook
September 22nd Women's Soccer Alumni Weekend
  Come back to DeKalb to help celebrate the 20th Anniversary of Huskies Women's Soccer and enjoy an exciting doubleheader of NIU Athletics action! For more information contact Coach Christie Chappell at cchappell@niu.edu.