Anna Martin scored 30 points to lead No. 21 DePaul to a 65-46 victory Saturday against Northern Illinois and give Blue Demons coach Doug Bruno his 500th victory with the school.
Keisha Hampton scored 11 points to eclipse 1,000 for her career and help DePaul (No. 24 AP) to a 72-52 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday.
Nebraska beat Northern Illinois 69-44 on Sunday for its school-record 10th straight win and the best start in program history.
Felicia Chester scored 16 points to lead five players in double figures, and DePaul (No. 21 ESPN/USA Today, No. 15 AP) defeated Northern Illinois 78-67 on Saturday.
Northern Illinois athletic director Jim Phillips has accepted an offer from Northwestern to become their next athletic director.
Allie Quigley scored 19 points to lead DePaul to a 90-58 win over Northern Illinois, matching the Blue Demons' best start at 9-0.
Allyssa DeHaan scored 17 points to lead Michigan State to a 67-40 victory over Northern Illinois in the opening game of the Caribbean Challenge.
Ali Mann scored 23 points and added 16 rebounds to lead Bowling Green (No. 17 ESPN/USA Today; No. 18 AP) to an 85-76 victory Saturday over Northern Illinois.
Missy Mitidiero scored 19 points and No. 19 DePaul beat Northern Illinois 71-68 Saturday.
The NCAA announced Wednesday it is placing Northern Illinois University on probation for one year after finding a faculty member had improperly bought a plane ticket and paid other expenses for a former women's basketball player.
Bowling Green survived a shaky start and advanced to the semifinals of the Mid-American conference tournament with a 73-61 win over Northern Illinois.
Allie Quigley matched her season high with 23 points to help No. 16 DePaul beat Northern Illinois 89-46 on Monday night.
DEKALB, Ill. -- Northern Illinois turned to one of its Hall of Fame hardwood greats this week, naming Carol Owens as its eighth head women's basketball coach of the school's modern era since 1957-58.
Notre Dame 73, Northern Illinois 39
DePaul 73, Northern Illinois 59
(8) KANSAS ST 60, NORTHERN ILL 41