| Nov 1, 2011
| 9:19 PM
TOLEDO, Ohio -- Chandler Harnish threw a 4-yard strike to Perez Ashford with 19 seconds left for his sixth touchdown pass of the game, lifting Northern Illinois to a wild 63-60 victory over Toledo on Tuesday night.
The Huskies and Rockets combined for 1,...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 8:54 PM
BOWLING GREEN, Ohio -- One week after playing in the highest-scoring regular season game in Mid-American Conference history, Northern Illinois' defense took care of business in the second half to keep wraps on the MAC West Division lead.
| Nov 14, 2011
| 2:10 PM
The Northwestern men's soccer team got a dubious reward for winning both the Big Ten regular-season and conference tournaments titles this season.
The Wildcats drew a Thursday game at defending national champion Akron in the first round of the NCAA...
| Nov 17, 2011
| 7:11 PM
For winning the Big Ten regular-season and tournament titles, the Northwestern men's soccer team somehow drew a road game at defending national champion Akron in the first round of the NCAA College Cup.
For winning the Mid-American Conference...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 7:29 PM
Disappointment wasn't exactly painted across their faces as you would expect from a team that may have played its final game of the season.
In many ways their finale brought everything they expected.
Ball State knew it was going to be a high scoring...
| Dec 1, 2011
| 7:51 AM
Quarterbacks Dan Persa and Chandler Harnish will receive the National Football Foundation’s Mental Toughness Award on Feb. 20 at Halas Hall.
Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald will introduce Persa, and Northern Illinois boss Dave Doeren will fete...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 6:29 PM
Grand Rapids Community College is dealing with a housing controversy that involves the school’s football team, after 20 people were evicted from a rental property.
As of Wednesday, however, it is looking more and more like the situation may be a...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 5:37 PM
A federal judge today agreed to release Chicago Bears receiver Sam Hurd on $100,000 cash bond, a day after he was charged with accepting a kilogram of cocaine from an undercover federal agent posing as a drug supplier.
Under an agreement with federal...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 8:13 PM
Ball State entered Saturday's Mid-American Conference opener with a much more impressive record than their opponents, Western Michigan. The Cardinals were 8-4, while Western Michigan was just 6-8. However, a closer look at the Cardinals and Broncos non-...