Northern Illinois announced Monday the Huskies will play Nebraska at Soldier Field in 2016.
Northern Illinois junior quarterback Jordan Lynch said Thursday the Huskies are using critics who say they can't defeat Florida State in the Orange Bowl as motivation.
Northern Illinois, which became the first MAC school to earn a BCS bowl berth, has announced it will offer free Orange Bowl tickets to students who can get to Miami for the Jan. 1 game against Florida State.
Northern Illinois has reassigned offensive coordinator Mike Dunbar so he can focus on his fight with cancer.
Northern Illinois junior linebacker Devon Butler was granted his release from the program on Wednesday following his second off-campus incident in the past two years.
A day after backing out of an agreement with NIU, a source said P.J. Fleck is heading to Tampa.
P.J. Fleck resigned as Northern Illinois offensive coordinator after one day
Northern Illinois coach Dave Doeren announced the addition of P.J. Fleck as his offensive coordinator and Mike Uremovich as his running backs coach and special teams coordinator on Thursday.
Northern Illinois suspended junior defensive end Sean Progar and sophomore wide receiver Anthony Johnson for the GoDaddy.com Bowl, the school announced on Wednesday.
Northern Illinois redshirt freshman linebacker Jamaal Bass was suspended for one game after he knocked down a member of Toledo's marching band before Tuesday's game, the school announced on Wednesday.
There was no Heisman media blitz for the Northern Illinois running back in 2006, and that was fine by him.
Northern Illinois athletic director Jeff Compher said Wednesday he would be interested in the Huskies playing a football game at Wrigley Field.
The Northern Illinois Huskies added Geneva quarterback Matt Williams to their 2012 class.
Northern Illinois junior quarterback DeMarcus Grady has joined the Huskies basketball team, the school announced on Tuesday.
Tom Matukewicz will remain on new coach Dave Doeren's staff at NIU.
Northern Illinois will name its new football coach at 2 p.m. CT at NIU Convocation Center on Monday, the school announced late Sunday night.