NIU football

NIU Football
12:59 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Slideshow: Jordan Lynch Reacts To Heisman Invite

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Northern Illinois University’s quarterback says he has earned his trip to New York City this weekend. Jordan Lynch is one of six finalists for the Heisman Trophy, college football’s highest honor.

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NIU Football
5:24 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Lynch Named Heisman Finalist

Heisman finalist Jordan Lynch
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Northern Illinois University quarterback Jordan Lynch is a finalist for the Heisman trophy. Lynch is one of six finalists for the award which will be announced Saturday. He'll join 2012 winner Johnny Manziel, along with Tre Mason, AJ McCarron, Andre Williams, and Jameis Winston in New York City. 

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Sports
5:08 am
Tue December 3, 2013

NIU Remains Undefeated

Quarterback Jordan Lynch threw for 202 yards during the game against Toledo Nov. 20
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 The Northern Illinois University football team remains ranked #14 in the latest BCS standings. The Huskies (12-0, 8-0 Mid-American Conference) will face MAC East Champions Bowling Green in the 2013 MAC Championship Game at Detroit's Ford Field on Friday, Dec. 6.

According to NIU Athletics:  

***The  Huskies are 12-0 for the first time in school history. NIU’s previous best undefeated mark was a 10-0 record in 1963 when the Huskies won the College Division National Championship.

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NIU
10:57 am
Sat December 1, 2012

Huskies Win MAC Championship in 2OT

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Coach Dave Doeren to leave NIU for N.C. State

The NIU Huskies defeated No. 17 Kent State in a thriller Friday night at Ford Field in Detroit to claim NIU's second consecutive MAC championship. Fresh off the win, head football coach Dave Doeren announced he has accepted a job at N.C. State.  According to NIU Athletic Director Jeff Compher, Doeren's departure is effective immediately and he will not coach NIU in its bowl game.

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College Football
4:47 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Huskies Claim MAC West Title

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The NIU Huskies won a pivotal football game in DeKalb last night. Quarterback Jordan Lynch threw for 407 yards and three touchdowns to help Northern Illinois beat Toledo 31-24.

With the win, the Huskies claim a spot in the Mid-American Conference championship game later this month in Detroit.

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