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Sophomore forward Tyler Gut tries scoring on Robert Morris University during a Feb. 14 game at Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville, Illinois.

Hockey can’t get any offensive pressure in loss to Robert Morris University

By Matt Boecker | February 16, 2020

DeKALB — Hockey had a plethora of power play opportunities, but couldn’t make them count in a 6-1 loss to the Robert Morris University Eagles on Saturday night.After taking six penalties and one game misconduct on Friday night, NIU played much more...

Sophomore goaltender Chad Dodero blocks a shot from a Robert Morris University player on Feb. 14 at Edge Ice Arena in Bensenville, Illinois.

Hockey starts strong, but can’t hang on in a game one loss to Robert Morris University

By Matt Boecker | February 15, 2020

DeKALB — The Huskies held the lead after the first period, but it wasn’t enough to fend off the 23rd ranked Robert Morris University Eagles in Bensenville on Friday night. With the 10-3 loss, NIU’s record dips to 5-21 with only five games remaining...

Leasing Manager Adam Friedberg talks to perspective lessees
about availability of units at the grand opening of Fornelli Hall
on Saturday afternoon.

New apartment complex holds grand opening

By Joe Palmer | February 5, 2012

Fornelli Hall celebrated the grand opening of its new location in DeKalb on Saturday.The new two-building apartment complex, 832 Ridge Drive, is accepting early leasing for the 2012-2013 school year.The grand opening event showcased the demo unit of the...

Jen Knobloch | Northern Star College Square residents were given
eviction notices last week so the building could be renovated.

College Square Apartments to evict tenants complex is renovated

By Dave Gong | November 8, 2011

College Square Apartments, 808 Ridge Drive, 832 Ridge Drive and 835 Edgebrook Drive, will be converted to student-only housing, said new owner Michael Gatto. Gatto said his company, Granite DeKalb LLC, purchased the property out of bankruptcy and is pursuing...

NIU cross country places sixth in NIU open

By Jasmine Willett | September 11, 2011

NIU cross country placed sixth overall at the NIU open on Saturday.The Huskies defeated UIC, Knox College and Robert Morris University to win their invitational.NIU's Claire McAuley and Courtney Oldenburg were two of NIU's key runners who stood out in...

NIUs Mike Sible (19) and Peter Alfano (11) attack against SLU earlier this season.

Hockey wins two of three

By Korey Peterson | November 15, 2010

NIU hockey took a break from divisional play this past weekend to showcase its skills at the Robert Morris University Showcase in Bensenville. The Huskies (10-7-2) won two out of their three weekend games by defeating RMU-Peoria, 10-2, and RMU-Springfield,...