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Jordan Lynch is on his way to New York.
Jordan Lynch's journey from Mount Carmel High School to NIU's star quarterback.
DETROIT – All season, opposing coaches and defensive coordinators have talked about how it’s impossible to stop Jordan Lynch.
DETROIT – Northern Illinois may have had the big-name quarterback coming into the Mid-American Conference Championship, but it was Bowling Green’s gunslinger who grabbed the glory.
DETROIT – Mathew Sims’ struggles have been well-documented. The senior kicker missed three consecutive kicks against Toledo and failed to convert on another short field-goal attempt against Western Michigan.
DETROIT – One is larger than 12.
Here is a collection of tweets from NIU's loss to Bowling Green in the Mid-American Conference championship.
DETROIT – Northern Illinois' dream season has ended.
Playing Bowling Green in a spotlight game is nothing new to Northern Illinois.
When the Bowl Championship Series expanded in 2006, it brought a flurry of teams from nonautomatic qualifying conferences with it.
1. Will Jordan Lynch have a Heisman moment?
Daily Chronicle sports editor Ross Jacobson and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, they compare the early ’90s Marshall dynasty to Northern Illinois’ recent run of title game appearances.
Senior class playing in in fourth MAC title game.
Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch is one of five finalists for the Walter Camp Player of the Year.
Senior quarterback also wins second Mid-American Conference MVP.
DeKALB – When people talk about Northern Illinois, Jordan Lynch is the first thing that comes to mind.
DeKALB – Northern Illinois kicker Mathew Sims has come up with some big kicks in the Mid-American Conference Championship Game.
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University alum Pete Lonsway is ready for the football team's Mid-American Conference championship game Friday.
Bowling Green football coach Dave Clawson has had the service of both his coordinators since he took the job after the 2008 season.
Offshore sports book Bovada took some money on Jordan Lynch before last week when the Northern Illinois quarterback was listed at 28/1 to win the Heisman.
Excitement is building for Northern Illinois' run at a possible third consecutive Mid-American Conference championship and back-to-back Bowl Championship Series bowl game appearances.
Northern Illinois is essentially in control of its own destiny in trying to get to a second consecutive Bowl Championship Series game.
DeKALB – P.J. Fleck got up to the podium and didn’t waste any time.
DeKALB – Stacey Robinson's single-game FBS record for rushing yards by a quarterback stood for more than 20 years.
DeKALB – P.J. Fleck tried hard to fight back his emotions while talking about his alma mater.
Photos from Tuesday night's NIU-Western Michigan game.
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1. Can the Huskies earn some style points?
Daily Chronicle sports editor Ross Jacobson and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, they discuss Northern Illinois, Fresno State and the latest BCS rankings.
DeKALB – Points were plentiful and came quickly for Northern Illinois men’s basketball in a 111-61 win at home against Saint Joseph’s College (Ind.) on Sunday.
DeKALB – Points were plentiful and came quickly for Northern Illinois in a 111-61 win at home against Saint Joseph's College (Ind.) on Sunday.
Huskies move up to No. 14
GENEVA, Ohio – The Northern Illinois University volleyball team saw their dreams of a conference championship dashed Saturday at the SPIRE Institute when the top-seeded Ohio Bobcats defeated the Huskies, 3-0.
DeKALB – Mike Dunbar spent time as an assistant at both Northern Illinois and Toledo.
NIU QB should get Heisman invite, at least
DeKALB, Ill. - With a strong rebounding presence and the wherewithal to sink shots when it counted, the Northern Illinois women's basketball improved to 2-0 in the NIU Convocation Center as it defeated Bradley, 63-60. The Huskies (2-2) out rebounded the Braves (2-3) in the contest, 45-43, with 19 on the offensive glass to account for 25 second chance points.
Lynch rushes for 3 TDs in MAC West clinching win
Huskies outscored Toledo, 28-7, in second half.
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Northern Illinois men's basketball center Jordan Threloff was named the Mid-American Conference's Scholar Athlete of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday.
Daily Chronicle sports editor Ross Jacobson and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give their viewpoints on those local sports. In this installment of their Take 2 column, they discuss if the Toledo game is the toughest of the season.
1. David Fluellen's health
DeKALB – Once again, everything comes down to Northern Illinois and Toledo.
Northern Illinois quarterback Jordan Lynch has been named one of five finalists for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award, which is given to the top senior or fourth-year junior quarterback in the country.
Tom Matukewicz has wanted to be a head coach since he was youngster.