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  1. Huskies explode on offense in home openerRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Chronicle

    NIU beat Bowling Green, 12-3. Danielle Guerra - dguerra@shawmedia.com NIU second baseman Justin Fletcher pulls a double play after tagging second before Bowling Green baserunner Greg Basalyga touched the bag to retire the side in the fourth inning during the Huskies' home opener on Friday, March 27, 2015.

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  2. Rockets Drop 4-3 Decision In MAC Match to Northern IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | University of Toledo

    The Toledo women's tennis team lost its first Mid-American Conference match of the season, in a 4-3 back-and-forth contest at Northern Illinois. UT led off the match by claiming the doubles point for the seventh-consecutive contest and 16th time this season.

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  3. NIU tops Toledo in thrillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Chronicle

    The Northern Illinois University women's tennis team knockedd off Toledo in Mid-American Conference action on Friday morning, as the Huskies topped the Rockets 4-3 in a thrilling, back-and-forth contest at the Boylan Tennis Center in Rockford. Two Huskies – Mary Malkin and Arantza De La Torre – recorded come-from-behind, three-set victories, while Nelle Youel kept her undefeated season alive with a straight-set singles win.

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  4. Injury to Bouagnon puts Harris Jr. with starting rotation in springRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Chronicle

    With one of the Huskies' leading rushers from last year sidelined himself, Harris is getting reps with the team's starting rotation. “We always have a next-man-up mentality,” Harris said.

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  5. Rockets Continue MAC Play With Two Weekend MatchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | University of Toledo

    TOLEDO, OH The Toledo women's tennis team will continue Mid-American Conference action this weekend with two matches against Northern Illinois and Ball State. The Rockets will hit the road for a contest against the Huskies in Rockford, IL on Friday, March 27, then will return to the Glass City to host Ball State on Sunday, March 29. Sunday's match is scheduled for a 1:00 p.m. start time at Shadow Valley Tennis Club.

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  6. NIU women's track sweeps MAC awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Daily Chronicle

    Courtesy of three home runs, the Northern Illinois University softball team picked up a big non-conference win Wednesday in Normal, with a 6-3 victory over Illinois State in eight innings. Alaynie Woollard hit two roundtrippers – including the go-ahead three-run shot in the eighth – and Kali Kossakowski added another for the Huskies , who held the Redbirds scoreless in the final five innings.

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  7. Neumann emerging as ace of Huskies pitching staffRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Daily Chronicle

    Danielle Guerra - dguerra@shawmedia.com Northern Illinois University senior pitcher Ben Neumann fields a ball during a defensive drill at practice in the Chessick Center on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. After three years of coming out of the bullpen, the Huskies wanted to make Neumann a starting pitcher under new coach Mike Kunigonis.

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  8. MAC preview: 5 conference games to watch in 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Huskies have won 57 games over the past five seasons while becoming a fixture in annual rankings. Quite the feather in the cap of the Mid-American Conference .

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  9. Portland Thunder open 2015 Arena Football League season Friday vs. LA KissRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Oregonian

    The 2015 Arena Football League season starts this week with the Portland Thunder hosting the Los Angeles Kiss Friday at the Moda Center. The game is scheduled to kick off at 7 p.m. The Portland Thunder begins its second ever AFL season with a home opener against expansion rivals, the LA KISS, at Moda Center, March 27 at 7:00 p.m. Last year both squads finished last in their respective divisions, however, 2015 begins with fresh starts for each team.

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  10. SEVERSON: Time flying by in NIU spring seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKALB – The realization came midway through covering the Northern Illinois football team's eighth practice of the spring season. With 15 practices slated – including the Huskie Bowl on April 11 – the Huskies are now on the back half of the spring season.

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  11. Six More Weeks of NFL Draft Hype: The Ultimate Survival GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BleacherReport

    There will be few trades and no major free-agent signings in the next six weeks, give or take Adrian Peterson . There are no games, obviously.

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  12. Tennis Wins MAC OpenerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Miami University RedHawks

    OXFORD, Ohio Miami University's women's tennis started its Mid-American Conference season with an impressive 7-0 victory over the Western Michigan Broncos Friday afternoon at the Hepburn Varsity Tennis Courts. The win was the sixth for the RedHawks in their last eight matches and it marked their eleventh consecutive victory in their MAC opener.

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  13. Bigby comes into season close to five NIU outdoor track recordsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Chronicle

    Northern Illinois University runner Latesha Bigby competes at the UTEP Invitational in El Paso, Texas on April 12. Bigby was less than a combined two seconds from breaking school records in five different events – the 100-meter dash, 100 hurdles, 200, 400 and the 400 hurdles. After last year's outdoor track and field season, Northern Illinois sprinter Latesha Bigby was less than a combined two seconds from breaking school records in five different events – the 100-meter dash, 100 hurdles, 200, 400 and the 400 hurdles.

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    Thursday Mar 19 | Miami University RedHawks

    OXFORD, Ohio The Miami University women's tennis returns home this weekend to open up Mid-American Conference play with a pair of matches against Western Michigan and Northern Illinois. The RedHawks will face the Broncos on Friday March 20 and then the Huskies on Sunday March 22. Both matches will start at 1:00 p.m. and are currently scheduled to be played at the Hepburn Varsity Tennis Courts, but will be moved to Hamilton in case of inclement weather.

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  15. COLUMN: Women were impressive considering circumstancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | Central Michigan Life

    Senior forward Lorreal Jones puts up a shot during the Central Michigan University women's basketball team's loss to Western Michigan University on March 11 at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland. Amidst a season overshadowed by high-profile injuries, the Central Michigan University women's basketball team made a small run in the Mid-American Conference tournament.

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  16. Eagles have second highest score of season but fall to NIURead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 15 | The Eastern Echo

    The Eastern Michigan gymnastics team fell short in their final regular season meet against Northern Illinois, 195.800-195.525. The Eagles finish the season with a 13-5 record.

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  17. NIU's Corral brings her 'A' game to court and classroomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Daily Herald

    They certainly weren't a great representation of who she is now -- one of the most accomplished students in the history of the Northern Illinois athletics. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.

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  18. NIU's Youel wins MAC Singles Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Daily Chronicle

    Northern Illinois senior women's tennis player Nelle Youel was named the Mid-American Conference Singles Player of the Week for the second time this season. Youel, who has won the award seven times in her career, is 22-0 on the season for the Huskies – including 12-0 in singles play.

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  19. Jesse Severson: NIU men's, women's basketball dealt with injuries all seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Daily Chronicle

    Northern Illinois women's coach Kathi Bennett draws out a play in the first half against Akron on Feb. 7 in DeKalb. NIU men's coach Mark Montgomery watches the Huskies in the first half against Bowling Green on Feb. 7 in DeKalb.

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  20. Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Western Michigan Broncos MAC women's tournament previewRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Hustle Belt

    The first men's or women's game to take place in Cleveland will be the Central Michigan Chippewas facing in-state rival Western Michigan in a women's match up tomorrow at noon. Both teams won on Monday, and Central's 49-44 upset victory over eighth-seeded Northern Illinois gave them a birth to Cleveland.

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