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Alumni plans MAC Championship watch parties

December 5, 2013

Jordan Lynch celebrates a touchdownAs the Huskies aim for a third straight MAC Football Championship, alumni groups have set up watch parties across the country.

The Huskies face Bowling Green at 7 p.m. (CST) Friday.

Ranked No. 14 in the Bowl Championship Series, the Huskies have a 12-0 record (8-0 MAC) and have attained the nation’s longest active home winning streak with 26 games.

Have a great time with fellow alumni at one of the following parties to see the game, which will appear on ESPN2:

  • Chicago – Goose Island Wrigleyville, 3535 N. Clark St.
  • DeKalb – Fatty’s Pub & Grille, 1312 W. Lincoln Highway
  • Gurnee, Ill. – Timothy O’Toole’s Pub, 5572 Grand Ave.
  • Rockford, Ill. – Oscar’s Pub, 5980 E. State St.
  • Oakbrook Terrace, Ill. – Anyway’s Restaurant, 5 E. Roosevelt Road
  • Merrionette Park, Ill. – 115 Bourbon Street, 3359 W. 115th St. (NIU quarterback Jordan Lynch’s neighborhood!)
  • Aurora, Ill. – Fox and the Hound, Yorkshire Shopping Center, 4320 E. New York Ave.
  • Orland Park, Ill. – Buffalo Wild Wings, 15888 S. La Grange Road
  • Lombard, Ill. – Champps Americana, 2301 Fountain Square Drive (NIU College of Business watch party)
  • New York City – Overlook, 225 E. 44th St. (near Grand Central Station and the United Nations), Manhattan
  • Washington, D.C. – Ventnor Sports Café, 2411 18th St. NW
  • Atlanta area – Bedoe’s Bar & Grille, 6115 Hickory Flat Highway, Suite 101, Canton, Ga.
  • Denver – Wyman’s No. 5, 2033 E. 13th Ave.
  • Montgomery, Ala. – Irish Bred Pub & Restaurant, 78 Dexter Ave.
  • Phoenix – Half Moon Sports Grill, 2121 E. Highland Ave.
  • San Diego – Randy Jones All American Sports Grill, 7510 Hazard Center Drive, #215
  • Orange County, Calif. – OC Sports Grill, 450 N. State College Blvd., Orange, Calif.
  • Seattle – The House Sports Pub, 8551 Greenwood Ave. N., Suite 5

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