June brings return of #NIUSocialSummer

The third annual edition of “NIU Social Summer” has begun. NIU Athletics has brought back the popular feature designed to keep fans up-to-date and involved with Huskie sports on its social media platforms, as well as on, throughout the summer months. Using the hashtag #NIUSocialSummer, the Huskies will bring interactive components to fans Monday through Friday…

Master of his craft

Brad Ohrt
Northern Illinois University Director of Sports Performance Brad Ohrt received the prestigious title of master strength & conditioning coach by the Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches association at the CSCCa’s annual convention in Salt Lake City. “You have to hold yourself to a higher standard knowing you’re considered a master in this profession,” Ohrt said. “There…

Football game at UNLV remains scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 13

Coach Rod Carey
Northern Illinois University’s 2014 football game at UNLV will be played Saturday, Sept. 13 as originally scheduled, NIU Athletics officials confirmed Wednesday. Despite reports that the game had been moved to the night of Friday, Sept. 12, for television purposes, neither NIU nor UNLV ever announced a change from the contracted Saturday, Sept. 13, game date. For…

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