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Abdel Nader
The Northern Illinois men’s basketball team fell, 74-70, in overtime to Carthage College in exhibition action Friday evening at the NIU Convocation Center. Carthage connected on 13 three-pointers in the contest and shot 69.2 percent (9-of-13) from beyond the arc in the second half. Freshman wing Abdel Nader (Skokie, Ill./Niles North) lead the Huskies with...
Antone Christian
The Northern Illinois men’s basketball team will take to the court for the first time this season on Friday when it hosts Carthage College in an exhibition contest at 7 p.m. at the NIU Convocation Center. Friday’s contest will mark head coach Mark Montgomery’s first game along the sidelines for the Huskies. Montgomery, the 27th...
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Abdel Nader has signed to join the Huskie men’s basketball program this coming fall, head coach Mark Montgomery announced Wednesday. The 6-foot-7 product of Niles North High School in Skokie, Ill., becomes the seventh NIU signee for the 2011-12 freshmen class. “We are extremely pleased that Abdel will be joining the NIU program,” Montgomery said. “He is...
Mark Montgomery
Northern Illinois men’s basketball head coach Mark Montgomery announced Wednesday that Marquavis Ford, Keith Gray and Kevin Gray have signed national letters of intent to join the Huskie basketball program in the fall. Ford is a 6-foot-2 guard from Saginaw High School in Saginaw, Mich., while Keith and Kevin Gray are 6-foot-7 twin forwards from...