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The ‘eyes’ have it: Huskies unveil new basketball floor

New basketball floor
NIU Athletics and the NIU Convocation Center unveiled a new basketball floor and court design today. The new surface is just the second for the Huskies in the Convocation Center, replacing the original floor that debuted with the building in 2002. Along with a new court design, the new floor also includes increased padding to help cushion…

Radio, radio: Huskies find new broadcast home on AM 560

AM 560 The Answer logo
AM 560 The Answer (WIND-AM) is the new Chicago radio home of the Northern Illinois University Huskies. NIU Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Sean T. Frazier, AM 560 General Manager Jeff Reisman and Learfield Sports, the new multimedia rights holder for NIU Athletics, made the announcement today. The new agreement provides NIU fans with one…

SchedulePalooza concludes with NIU-Maryland series

Keith Harris Jr.
NIU Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Sean T. Frazier capped off Huskie Football SchedulePalooza by announcing that the Huskies will play the University of Maryland in a home-and-home series in 2020 and 2021. On Sept. 25, 2021, Maryland, now a member of the Big Ten Conference, will become the first team from that league…

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