EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Northern Illinois University wrestling team faced some of the region’s best programs Saturday inside Jenison Fieldhouse, where the Huskies got five placewinners at the MSU Open.
Hopes to have announcement near end of July
Jeremy Kenny sparred in the Kaneland wrestling room as a high school student in the early 2000s. He often remained after workouts, a practice that helped pave the way to Kenny getting his name painted on the wall.
DES MOINES, Iowa – Northern Illinois redshirt junior Matt Mougin's run at the 2013 NCAA Championships ended Friday evening with a 4-1 loss against No. 8 Nick Heflin of Ohio State.
BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Northern Illinois wrestling team will send at least one Huskie to the 2013 NCAA Championships, as Matt Mougin clinched an automatic bid as part of the Huskies' fifth place finish at Sunday's Mid-American Conference Championships. Mougin's berth marks the 42nd consecutive season in which at least one NIU wrestler has advanced to the NCAA Championships.
CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Northern Illinois wrestling team capped their 2012-13 regular season Sunday afternoon with wins against Gardner-Webb and Cleveland State.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Northern Illinois wrestling team went back and forth with Buffalo Saturday afternoon, but it was the Huskies who emerged with a 20-18 win.
DEKALB – The Northern Illinois wrestling team closed out their home slate Friday with a 36-6 loss to in-state rival Northwestern on Senior Night.
DEKALB – The Northern Illinois wrestling team dropped both of their dual matches Saturday in Victor E. Court, losing to No. 7 Missouri and Eastern Michigan.
DEKALB – The Northern Illinois wrestling team put a scare into No. 12 Central Michigan Friday night at Victor E. Court, but they were unable to pull off the upset in a 23-12 defeat.
DEKALB – The Northern Illinois wrestling team’s return home after a month-long road trip was not a warm one, as the Huskies lost to Mid-American Conference foe Ohio, 32-13.
EDWARDSVILLE - The Northern Illinois wrestling team recorded two wins Sunday afternoon in Edwardsville, Ill., as the Huskies defeated Southern Conference foes Appalachian State and SIU Edwardsville.