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NIU wrestlers Bryan Deutsch and Brad Dieckhaus are competing today at the 2011 NCAA Wrestling Championships at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pa. Fans can watch all the action live via ESPN3.com. This is the 40th straight season NIU has sent a wrestler to the NCAA Championships, a streak that dates back to 1972. “It’s...
Tristen DeShazer
NIU’s wrestling team will have the home mat advantage on its side as the Huskies play host to the 2011 Mid-American Conference Wrestling Championships this weekend at the NIU Convocation Center.  The championships open Saturday, March 5, with preliminary matches at 1 p.m. The semifinals begin at 3 p.m. and the consolation semifinals start at...
Bryan Deutsch
The Northern Illinois University wrestling team travels Saturday afternoon to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville to face Knox College and the Cougars at the SIUE Fitness Center.  NIU will face Knox College at 1:30 p.m. and SIUE at 3 p.m. This weekend’s match begins a two-match road trip before the MAC Championships in March.  “You approach every match...
Brad Dieckhaus
NIU head coach Dave Grant couldn’t have scripted his final home regular season match at NIU any better Friday night as the Huskies posted a 21-18 win over Eastern Michigan in Victor E. Court on Senior Night.  The victory, the first Mid-American Conference win for the Huskies (3-10, 1-4) this season, was Grant’s final home match...
NIU Huskies wrestling
The Northern Illinois University wrestling team returns home to face Mid-American Conference rival Eastern Michigan at 7 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 4, at Victor E. Court in the Convocation Center. Tonight’s match against the Eagles is Senior Night for NIU’s six departing seniors: Vince Castillo (Western Springs, Ill./Lyons Township), Tristen DeShazer (Wichita, Kan./Wichita West), Bryan Deutsch...
NIU Huskie wrestling
The NIU wrestling team battled No. 17 Central Michigan in the Mid-American Conference opener Thursday night, but fell to the Chippewas, 21-13 at Victor E. Court in the NIU Convocation Center. “I think our guys wrestled extremely well,” said NIU head coach Dave Grant. “We had some really close matches. I thought we competed well...
NIU Huskie wrestling
NIU’s wrestling team opens a big weekend of competition Thursday, Jan. 6, when the Huskies welcome No. 17 Central Michigan in the Mid-American Conference opener to Victor E. Court in the NIU Convocation Center. The first bout is set for 7 p.m. “We’re not changing our approach,” said NIU head coach Dave Grant of the conference...
NIU Huskie wrestling
NIU’s wrestling team welcomes Michigan State to the Convocation Center Friday, Dec. 3, for its annual Showcase Meet. The first match begins at 7 p.m. “We’ve got some big match-ups where ranked guys will be wrestling each other. This is the one meet a year that we bring in an opponent, usually a Big Ten team, and...
Collage of Huskie wrestlers
The Northern Illinois University wrestling team began its 2010-11 season with some solid performances Saturday at the Michigan State Open at Jenison Field House. The Huskies saw many of their veterans, as well as newcomers, make runs in their respective weight classes and place. Overall, NIU head coach Dave Grant was pleased with the effort....
Huskie wrestling
The Northern Illinois University wrestling team opens its 2010-11 campaign in East Lansing, Mich. when the Huskies compete Saturday in the Michigan State Open at Jenison Field House. NIU head coach Dave Grant, who begins his 15th and final season with the Huskies, is excited to get the season under way. “We’ve been training for...
Dave Grant
The Northern Illinois University wrestling team has determined match-ups for its annual Wrestle-Offs, which will take place at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, in Victor E. Court in the Convocation Center. As he heads into his 15th and final season at the helm of the Northern Illinois University wrestling program, head coach Dave Grant is...