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In about the most adorable thing ever, Diesel, the canine mascot for the Northern Illinois Huskies, high-fived a member of the team’s cheerleading squad — or someone standing nearby the squad — after the No. 20-ranked squad scored a touchdown en route to a 48-27 victory over the Ball State Cardinals on Wednesday night. With […]The post Northern Illinois’ canine mascot high-fives person after team scores touchdown (GIF) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
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