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Huskies win in walk-off form

By Northern Star staff | May 3, 2011

Visiting Valparaiso turned out to be the best thing to cure a three-game losing streak for the NIU baseball team, as the Huskies walked off in the ninth with a 7-6 victory. Coming off a three-game sweep against Central Michigan, NIU (21-21 overall, 11-8...

NCAA mandates use of new bats

By Andrew Singer | November 2, 2010

Come this spring, there will be one question racing through the minds of college baseball fans everywhere: Why aren’t the bats making that discernible ping sound?With an eye toward player safety and lower scoring, the NCAA has mandated that all teams...

Huskies complete fall ball set

By Andrew Singer | October 21, 2010

While the baseball world's attention is squarely on the 2010 MLB season's dying days, the NIU baseball team has already begun preparation for its 2011 campaign.Wednesday marked the conclusion of the Red/Black series for NIU. The annual intrasquad set...

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