Northern Star

NIU men’s basketball sweeps Kent State, sets school record with six consecutive MAC wins

Sophomore Darius Beane (no.24) drives under the basket Feb. 7 during NIU's 57-54 win over Kent State University at the Convocation Center.

Mike Knapp

February 8, 2020

DeKALB — The men’s basketball team proved it was more than ready for primetime Friday night.Playing in front of a national audience on CBS Sports Network and one of the more raucous crowds of the season, the Huskies ran their winning streak to six consecutive games when they beat the Kent State U...