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  1. Northern Illinois hands men's basketball worst loss of season, 89-66Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Central Michigan Life

    Northern Illinois proved Tuesday night why it is known as one of the top defensive teams in the Mid-American Conference. Coming in on a three-game losing streak, the Central Michigan men's basketball team had a chance to rebound against the visiting Huskies.

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  2. NIU women's basketball: Huskies at Central Michigan previewRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Chronicle

    The lowdown: Central Michigan is in first place in the MAC, with Northern Illinois and Ball State tied for second place, a game behind the Chippewas. ... Chippewas coach Sue Guevara became the winningest coach in program history with their victory over Toledo.

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  3. NIU men's basketball: Huskies at Central Michigan previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Chronicle

    Last game: The Huskies lost, 88-80, in overtime to Toledo; the Chippewas lost, 109-100, in overtime to Ball State The lowdown: The Huskies have lost four in a row and seven out of their past nine games. The Chippewas have also been struggling, losing three consecutive contests.

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  4. Severson: Struggling to win at home not exclusive to HuskiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKALB – It's been home, not-so-sweet home for the Northern Illinois men's basketball team this season. A year after going an impressive 18-1 at the NIU Convocation Center and 8-1 at home in conference play, the Huskies suffered their latest loss in DeKalb, falling 88-80 in overtime to Toledo on Saturday afternoon.

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  5. UT men have gut check, survive blown leadRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 18 | Toledo Blade

    The University of Toledo men's basketball team surrendered another big second-half lead, but still managed a gutsy 88-80 overtime win Saturday against Northern Illinois at the Convocation Center. The Rockets , fresh off a loss Tuesday at Akron in which they held an 11-point second-half lead, saw a 15-point second-half lead slip away in this game against the Huskies and needed some late-game heroics to send the game to overtime.

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  6. 2016-2017 MAC Men's Basketball Recap: Toledo Rockets vs Northern Illinois HuskiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Hustle Belt

    The Northern Illinois Huskies hosted the Toledo Rockets on Saturday afternoon at 4:30 PM EST. The game featured a pair of clubs congested in a four-way tie for second place in the MAC West.

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  7. NIU men's basketball: Huskies blow late lead again for fourth straight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Daily Chronicle

    The rough stretch continued for the Huskies, who lost their fourth straight in their 88-80 loss to Toledo in overtime on Saturday afternoon at the NIU Convocation Center. The Huskies have now lost seven out of their last nine.

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  8. NIU roundup: Woollard's grand slam leads Huskies to win in season openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Daily Chronicle

    Alaynie Woollard smacked a grand slam as part of the Northern Illinois softball team's nine-run seventh inning and the Huskies opened the season with a 17-9 victory over Rutgers on Friday. The Huskies followed that up with a 2-2 halted game against Ohio in a non-conference contest.

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  9. NIU men's basketball: Toledo at Huskies previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Daily Chronicle

    The lowdown: The Huskies and Rockets are a part of a four-way tie for second place in the MAC West – just a game behind first-place Ball State. ... Northern Illinois won the first meeting between the two teams, surviving for a 74-72 victory at Toledo.

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  10. Second annual Victor E. Ball set for April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Daily Chronicle

    The Victor E. Ball, a premier fundraising event benefitting student-athlete scholarships, moves on campus to the Kenneth and Ellen Chessick Practice Center April 29 as the second version of this inspirational celebration highlighting Northern Illinois University student-athlete success. Fans, friends, alumni and members of the community are invited to join NIU dignitaries, Huskie head coaches and current student-athletes at what will be the first event of its kind ever inside the Chessick Practice Center.

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  11. NIU men's basketball: Montgomery said departing Wilson needed 'fresh start'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Daily Chronicle

    Hours after the Northern Illinois men's basketball team announced it had parted ways with the sophomore guard, the Huskies blew an eight-point lead in the final four minutes of regulation against Ball State and lost, 81-72, in overtime Tuesday night at the NIU Convocation Center. The news about the departure of Wilson, a 6-foot-3 guard from Oakdale, Minnesota, was far from stunning, however.

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  12. Local sports roundup a " Feb. 14thRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Daily Journal

    Greenwood Christian stormed back from a nine-point halftime deficit Tuesday night to pick up a 71-61 victory at Waldron. Payton Modlin paced the Cougars with 22 points, while Cooper Britt and Quentin Steele added 16 and 12, respectively.

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  13. Weber's 3 barrage leads Ball St. by N. Illlinois 81-72 in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Galveston County Daily News

    Ryan Weber scored 23 points shooting 7 for 11 from 3-point range and Trey Moses had 10 points and 12 rebounds to lead Ball State to an 81-72 overtime win over Northern Illinois on Tuesday night. The Cardinals started the extra session with a Jeremie Tyler 3, Franko House had a 3-point play and a jumper, and a Weber 3 capped an 11-0 run from which Northern Illinois could never recover.

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  14. Kube, Alex GlenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Northwest Herald

    Alex Glen Kube Born: October 31, 1987; in Phoenix, AZ Died: February 8, 2017; in Rockford, IL Alex Glen Kube, age 29 of Rockford, IL passed away February 8th, 2017 at MercyHealth Hospital surrounded by family. He was born October 31st, 1987 in Phoenix, Arizona.

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  15. Buffalo adds former Minnesota QB coach to staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | MSNBC

    In need of a boost to its passing game, Buffalo has hired former Minnesota assistant Jim Zebrowski . Zebrowski will serve as the team's new quarterbacks coach with plenty of experience to offer the program.

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  16. Women's basketball moves up in MAC West standings, Guevara ties recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Central Michigan Life

    Coming into the week, the Central Michigan women's basketball team was in third place in the Mid-American Conference West Division with just eight games left in the regular season. CMU has the same conference record as Northern Illinois but holds the tiebreaker over the Huskies because of a 109-94 win on Wednesday in Dekalb.

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  17. NIU roundup: Huskies women win in Buffalo; men fall at Western MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Daily Chronicle

    Trailing after three quarters, the Northern Illinois women's basketball team started the fourth scoring 16 straight points to take command in an 89-80 win at Buffalo on Saturday. Courtney Woods scored 8 of the points on the 16-0 run, including back-to-back 3-pointers to close the run for the Huskies .

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  18. NIU women win in Buffalo; men fall at Western MichiganRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Daily Chronicle

    Trailing in the fourth quarter, the Northern Illinois women's basketball team started the final frame scoring 16 straight to take command in an 89-80 win at Buffalo on Saturday. Courtney Woods scored eight of the points on the 16-0 run, including back-to-back 3-pointers to close the run for the Huskies .

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  19. 2017 MAC Men's Basketball Recap: Northern Illinois Huskies at Western Michigan BroncosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Hustle Belt

    Western Michigan jumped out to an early lead, 15-4, at the first timeout with 12:40 left in the first half. Thomas Wilder had 6, and Brandon Johnson 4 during the run.

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  20. Bulls shine on offense, but it still isn't enough as Northern Illinois picks up an 89-80 winRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | Bull Run

    Buffalo Bulls Women's Basketball did a tremendous job keeping up with Northern Illinois for three quarters but in the end, the Huskies emerged victorious on offense. Dropping this game 89-80, the Bulls now find themselves in a spot where they have to reconsider how they're going about defense, as the hot shooting teams of the MAC have become too much to handle.

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