DeKALB — Director of Athletics Sean Fraizer announced the return of the Chi-Town Showdown, with the football team hosting Brigham Young University on Oct. 24 at SeatGeek Stadium in Bridgeview.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
DeKALB — The baseball team will travel to Winter Haven, Florida to face the Boston College University Eagles and raise awareness of ALS during this weekend’s matchup.
DeKALB — The Huskies go into Wednesday having achieved victory against the Bowling Green State University Falcons Saturday in an overtime thriller, 92-87.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
DeKALB — Friday, senior guard Eugene German scored 27 points to move up toward eighth place in the all-time Mid-American Conference scoring list.
DeKALB — The football team added 14 new members to their roster as part of Signing Day on Wednesday, including a former U.S. Navy SEAL with championship experience.
Monday, February 10, 2020
DeKALB — The one thing that has sparked the men’s basketball team’s six-game winning streak has been the ability to impose its will on the opponent on the defensive end.
DeKALB — The wrestling team dominated Ohio University on Sunday with a 31-6 win to move to second place in the West Division of the Mid-American Conference.
Sunday, February 09, 2020
DeKALB — The women’s basketball team edged out the Bowling Green University Falcons 92-87 in overtime Saturday. NIU trailed Bowling Green late in the fourth quarter, but with five seconds left, junior forward Riley Blackwell nailed a 3-pointer to send the game into overtime.
Saturday, February 08, 2020
DeKALB — Gymnastics recorded season-best scores in each event Friday against Eastern Michigan University, finishing with a win and a school record on balance beam.
DeKALB — It was a historic night Wednesday in Mount Pleasant, Mich. as NIU redshirt senior forward Courtney Woods eclipsed 2,000 career-points. Woods scored 18 points in the Huskies’ 66-60 loss against the Central Michigan University Chippewas to reach the feat.
DeKALB — The wrestling team started its weekend road trip to Ohio with a 24-6 decision win over the Cleveland State University Vikings on Friday night in Cleveland.
DeKALB — Hockey struggled on both ends of the ice against the 29th ranked McKendree University Bearcats in a loss Friday night in O’Fallon, Illinois.
Thursday, February 06, 2020
DeKALB — The Chicago Cubs might be looking to part ways with third baseman Kris Bryant amidst his denied grievance claim for service time manipulation. Bryant and his agent Scott Boras claimed the Cubs kept him off the opening day roster in 2015 so the club could have an extra year of control.
DeKALB — With a five-game winning streak and its best start in Mid-American Conference play in 17 years, the men’s basketball team heads home for a primetime, nationally televised game on CBS Sports Network against the Kent State Golden Flashes 6 p.m. Friday at the Convocation Center.
Wednesday, February 05, 2020
DeKALB — Falling behind early, women’s basketball lost its Wednesday night match against the Central Michigan University Chippewas 66-60.
DeKALB — The men’s basketball team will look to extend their 5 game winning streak against Kent State and women’s softball looks to open up the season well with a couple wins at the FAU First Pitch Classic.
DeKALB — The women’s tennis team dropped a meeting Friday with the University of Wisconsin Badgers. The team rallied on Saturday by taking two matches against Eastern Illinois University and the University of Milwaukee.
DeKALB — NIU Hockey will take its two-game win streak to O’Fallon, Illinois for a grudge match Feb. 7 and 8 against the McKendree University Bearcats.
DeKALB — The Kansas City Chiefs won Super Bowl LIV over the San Francisco 49ers after a heroic performance Sunday by Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes in the second half.