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Ohio Bobcats vs. Northern Illinois Huskies: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Tuesday night the Ohio Bobcats will travel to take on the Northern Illinois Huskies. Ohio (7-4) looks for the upset win in this one against Northern Illinois (8-3) as both teams enter this one on win streaks. Coverage of this game airs on ESPNU beginning at 7:30 pm ET from Huskie Stadium. The Odds: Northern Illinois is a 14 point favorite against Ohio. The over/under for this...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois has no trouble with Eureka in 100-52 win

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) Marshawn Wilson scored 17 points on 6 of 8 shooting to help lead Northern Illinois to a 100-52 victory over Division III Eureka College on Saturday. Chuks Iroegbu finished with 12 points on 5 of 6 shooting and Jaylen Key added 12 more on 5 of 9 from the field for the Huskies (4-0), who are on a four game winning streak to begin the year. Northern Illinois shot...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NIU holds longest November winning streak

When the weather outside is frightful and the football is so delightful, the Northern Illinois Huskies are one of the best teams in the FBS. Wednesday night, the Huskies defeated the Western Michigan Broncos, 27-19, adding onto their already impressive win streak. According to, the Huskies’ win was the ninth straight over the Broncos which is already impressive enough...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois beats Western Michigan 27-19 behind Huff

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) Jordan Huff ran for 159 yards on eight carries, including an 87-yard touchdown run, and Northern Illinois beat Western Michigan 27-19 Wednesday night. Northern Illinois (8-3, 6-1) moved into a first-place tie in the Mid-American West with Toledo. Huff's score put the Huskies on top 14-3 early in the second quarter. Western Michigan pulled to 14-10 when Zach...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Northern Illinois RB Jordan Huff Crushes Central Michigan Defender With Awesome Stiff-Arm

This is a great time of year for football fans. On Monday, Thursday, and Sunday we have the NFL. Typically, we just have college football on Thursdays and Saturdays, but fans can now find games on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday as well. Wednesday night Northern Illinois and Central Michigan played. Northern Illinois, led by Jordan Huff's 159 yards and a touchdown on just eight carries...
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Northern Illinois Upsets Previously Unbeaten Toledo With Late Comeback

Tuesday night “MAC-tion” is alive and kicking and having an effect on the New Years Six bowl games. Entering last night’s game against Northern Illinois, the Toledo Rockets were one of three undefeated teams from the “group of five” conferences that was aiming for one of the top bowl games … with an outside shot of making the College Football Playoff. When it was all...
Via Gamedayr
21 days ago  |  Discuss

College Football Odds: Boston College Favored Over Northern Illinois

The Boston College Eagles will look to extend their 13-game straight up winning streak against opponents from the Mid-American Conference when they host the Northern Illinois Huskies on Saturday as 4.5-point betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Boston College has dominated the MAC since 2002, recording against the spread victories in nine of those 13 contests...
September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

NIU husky mascot Diesel dies after battle with cancer

The worst news to report is the death of a beloved part of the football world. The Northern Illinois Huskies are grieving after their long-time mascot Diesel passed away late Sunday night after a short battle with cancer. Sporting News reported that Diesel, who retired in 2013, passed away peacefully Sunday night. The official Facebook page of Diesel announced the sad news around...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bloguin Top 50: No. 45 – Northern Illinois

Northern Illinois Huskies 2014 Record: 11-3 (lost bowl game) 1 Burning Question: Can the Huskies Keep the Streak Alive? Two programs have won at least 11 games in each of the last five seasons. One is Oregon – no surprise. The other is NIU. Quietly, the boys from DeKalb have put together a Boise State-like run in the land of mid-majors. The Huskies have won three MAC titles during...
Via The Student Section
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

WR Aregeros Turner achieves catch-backflip hybrid

There is just about nothing more impressive on the planet than a backflip. Even people that can do backflips are impressed by backflips. So send your thank-yous to CollegeFootballTalk and every other site that has posted this flip-happy video of Aregeros Turner. Wide receiver Aregeros Turner displays his athleticism #TheHardWay @Two2TheMoney — NIU Football...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois To Wear Corn-Themed Jerseys For Charity

Normally wearing a special jersey and auctioning it off for charity is a gimmick reserved for minor league teams, but the Northern Illinois Huskies are going to be doing just that for their opener against Presbyterian. The proceeds from the corn-themed jerseys celebrating their agricultural roots will be sent to three different charities. [Coaching Search] The post Northern Illinois...
Via Diehardsport
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Late run lifts N. Illinois over Miami (Ohio) 53-41

Northern Illinois trailed for most of the game until a Travon Baker 3-pointer put the Huskies over the top en route to a 53-41 victory over Miami (Ohio) Tuesday night. Baker's deep basket for the lead came in the midst of a 15-0 run midway through the second half. Aaron Armstead reeled off the first eight points of the run with back-to-back 3-pointers and a layup to slice a...
Via AP on Fox
February 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois over Bethune-Cookman 65-51

Darrell Bowie scored 11 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Northern Illinois to a 65-51 victory over Bethune-Cookman on Friday night. Aaric Armstead had 11 points with five rebounds for the Huskies and Aaron Armstead came off the bench to add 10. The Huskies (6-6) started the game with an 8-0 run and went into the break leading 33-22. A Pete Rakocevic layup at 5:04 in the...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

N. Illinois rallies; beats Loyola of Chicago 55-49

Travon Baker scored 14 points as Northern Illinois overcame a 28-14 halftime deficit to beat Loyola of Chicago 55-49 Wednesday night. Darrell Bowie added 13 points and nine rebounds while Dontel Highsmith scored 10. Aaron Armstead chipped in 12 points off the bench. Northern Illinois (4-5) shot a frigid 23 percent in the first half and dug themselves a 14-point deficit. Loyola...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Western Michigan unveils special uniforms for Northern Illinois game

Shortly after the Northern Illinois Huskies unveiled their special uniforms for their Senior Day, Western Michigan unveiled a special set of uniforms.  The helmet and the jersey look great, the logo looks fantastic on the white helmet and the font for the numbers is great.  The pants on the other hand are a totally different story.  They are absolutely brutal and look too much...
Via Diehardsport
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois unveils “Dark Dog” uniforms for Senior Day

The Northern Illinois Huskies were given a special uniform for their Senior Day against the Western Michigan Broncos on Tuesday.  The jerseys look great, but the best part is clearly the helmet.  The enlarged logo and chrome facemask look fantastic. [@PhilHecken]
Via Diehardsport
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois Huskies vs. Western Michigan Broncos: Betting Odds, Point Spread, and tv info

On Tuesday night the No. 14 Northern Illinois Huskies will host the Western Michigan Broncos. Northern Illinois (11-0) will be looking to remain unbeaten when they take on a fellow MAC opponent in Western Michigan. (1-10) Coverage of the game between Northern Illinois and Western Michigan will air on ESPN2 beginning at 7:00 pm ET from Huskie Stadium in Dekalb, IL.  Western...
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois Huskies vs. Toledo Rockets: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

The Northern Illinois Huskies will take on the Toledo Rockies on Wednesday night in a match-up of two MAC schools. No. 16 Northern Illinois (10-0) will be looking to remain unbeaten when they travel to play against Toledo. (7-3) Coverage of the game between Northern Illinois and Toledo will air on ESPN2 beginning at 8:00 pm ET from the Glass Bowl in Toledo, OH.  Northern Illinois...
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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