NIU Huskies

Women’s hoops falls short in comeback effort versus Valpo

Ally Lehman
With stalwart defense and hot shooting in the second half, the NIU women’s basketball team outscored the Valparaiso women’s basketball team, 35-27, led by sophomore Ally Lehman’s 18-points. The Huskies (1-2) would fall to the Crusaders (2-1) however, 65-50. Lehman (Nineveh, Ind./Indian Creek) led all scorers with a career-high 22 points as she finished 10-for-23 from the…

Four volleyball players earn All-MAC accolades

Mackenzie Roddy
The Northern Illinois University volleyball team had four players earn All Mid-American Conference honors Thursday. Mackenzie Roddy (San Bernardino, Calif./Cajon), Alexis Gonzalez (Fresno, Calif./Bullard) and Jenna Radtke (Buffalo Grove, Ill./Stevenson) were named First Team All-MAC and Shelby Seurer (Delano, Minn./Delano) was named to the All-Freshman team. This marks the seventh consecutive season in which multiple Huskies collected…

NIU tops ’Cats to set up WMU showdown

Chad Beebe
The Northern Illinois University football team (9-2, 6-1) scored a touchdown with six minutes remaining, and the Huskies forced a turnover with less than two minutes left in the game to defeat the Ohio University Bobcats, 21-14, at Peden Stadium. The win keeps NIU in the driver’s seat in pursuit of its fifth straight MAC West…

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