8 hrs ago
NIU's Lynch Among Heisman Finalists
Northern Illinois University quarterback Jordan Lynch, who has led the Huskies to a near-perfect season, is among six finalists for the Heisman Trophy.
14 hrs ago
The Crimson Quarry
The Conference Championship Opponent Recap
Bowling Green 47, #14 Northern Illinois 27: A Friday at Ford Field proved to finally be the undoing of the Huskies, ending their perfect season and a BCS berth as well.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
BCS Rankings, Week 16: Northern Illinois Drops To No. 23
The final nails in the coffin holding the Huskies' BCS dreams were pounded into place Sunday night with the release of the final BCS standings of the 2013 regular season.
Heisman Watch 2013: Grading Top Contenders' Entire Season
The junior running back picked up over 300 yards and four scores while leading his team to a victory that is almost assuredly going to lead them to the BCS title game.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Florida St, Ohio St take top 2 spots in BCS
Florida State and Ohio State are in position to play for the BCS national championship, though Auburn and Missouri are close enough behind in the BCS standings to put pressure on the Buckeyes.
Mid-American Conference Bowl Outlook: Final Weekend
The complete bowl schedule will be known to all in fewer than 36 hours, but there are some mysteries about the picture yet to be solved.
MAC Championship Quarter-By-Quarter Report
The Huskies are down, 31-13, at the half. Key stat: Bowling Green scored on all three of its first-quarter possessions while running just 14 plays.
The Campbell Reporter
Sports digest: Chris Petersen leaves Boise State for Washington job
He replaces Steve Sarkisian, who left earlier this week to take the USC job. Also, Sarkisian hired Washington assistants Peter Sirmon, Johnny Nansen and Keith Heyward.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
NIU Game Day: BCS berth on line in Detroit
No. 14 Northern Illinois entered Friday night's Mid-American Conference championship against Bowling Green with BCS hopes and a quarterback pushing for an invitation to the Heisman Trophy ceremony.
Fiesta Bowl matchup with Northern Illinois would be ideal in Mike Gundy's world
This time, OSU athletic director Mike Holder won't stand in Gundy's way. Win the Big 12 with a Bedlam victory Saturday, and OSU is headed for the Fiesta Bowl against the kind of foe Gundy craves.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Northern Michigan News
Northern Illinois defeats Dartmouth 64-57
Darrell Bowie scored six of his 12 points in the final four minutes and Northern Illinois held on to defeat Dartmouth 64-57 Thursday night.
Experienced seniors, rookie coach lead NIU back to Detroit
DETROIT – Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey stood up from his seat at his Thursday press conference at Ford Field and carried off the Mid-American Conference West Division trophy, the program's fourth in as many seasons.
MAC Championship Game History, Part III: Who Are These Guys?
Today, we continue our four-part series about the history of the MAC Championship Game with a look at the years 2005 to 2008.
MAC Championship Game 2013 Preview: Bowling Green vs. No. 14 Northern Illinois
One team will play for a return trip to the Bowl Championship Series. The other will attempt to earn its first conference championship in 21 years.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Dartmouth Big Green
Midwest Trip Begins at Northern Illinois
The Game: Dartmouth at Northern Illinois Location: Convocation Center , DeKalb, Ill.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Legal Record
Huskies bound for fourth straight MAC championship game Friday
The Huskies tuned up for that game last Tuesday quarterback Jordan Lynch broke his NCAA record for rushing yards by a quarterback set just five weeks ago? NIU's Heisman Trophy hopeful broke that record Tuesday night as the Huskies beat Western Michigan 33-14 to finish their regular season undefeated.
Medford Mail Tribune
Upsets give Ducks faint BCS hope
A trip to San Antonio for the Alamo Bowl, a Pac-12 vs. Big 12 matchup, on Dec. 30 is the most likely postseason scenario for No.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Indianapolis Star
Quarterback Jordan Lynch #6 of the Northern Illinois Huskies runs for ...
Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch nearly doubled his share of the vote in the latest USA TODAY Sports Heisman Survey and sits in second place behind Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston entering the final week of voting.
Another MAC honor for NIU's Lynch
Northern Illinois University quarterback Jordan Lynch earned a his eighth Mid-American Conference Offensive Player of the Week honor after leading NIU to a 33-14 victory over Western Michigan, league officials announced Monday.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
BCS Rankings 2013: Live Top 25 Results, Reaction to Week 15 Standings
Auburn's victory will send it to the SEC title game and into the conversation for a berth in the title game, but how far will the Tigers rise in the new rankings? And how far will the Tide tumble? Florida State will take over as the new No.