The Cardinals come back from down 17 to push the Huskies to 1-4
It’s Bronze Stalk Week!! The Huskies and Cardinals will face off in their annual trophy game
Northern Illinois Huskies
The Huskies take on their second straight SEC opponent as they head down to Lexington to face a top-ten Wildcats team.
NIU, without Lombardi, struggles in second half and falls in the first of their two scheduled SEC contests in 2022.
This Saturday the Huskies will play host to an SEC school for just the second time ever.
The Huskies travel south to Oklahoma for their first road game of the season.
The Huskies have some work to do moving forward, especially on the defensive side.
The Huskies survive a scare from the Panthers of Eastern Illinois
The Huskies open their 2022 season at home against in-state rival Eastern Illinois
NIU only managed three interceptions last season...a number this team will look to improve upon
The Huskies will look for their defensive front seven to improve this year and get to the opposition quicker.
The Huskies will rely on their front five to set up their offense...luckily it’s one of the deepest groups in the MAC.
The Huskies return a lot of offensive firepower as they look to repeat as MAC Champions in 2022.
Rudolph was the Huskies’ leading receiver during their 2021 MAC title run, securing all-conference honors in the process.
Three season-ending injuries, a year hampered by COVID, and two MAC titles later, Kyle Pugh begins one last journey at NIU.
NIU’s non-conference slate features a pair of SEC squads and a tough AAC team.
The conference tournament is all set, as Ball State wins the regular season MAC title and will host CMU, Toledo and Ohio in the postseason tourney.
Central Michigan takes a half game lead for the regular season championship into the last weekend. Ball State is lurking and ready to take advantage of any mistakes.
Ohio sweeps Akron and creates a gap with the teams chasing them for the last spot in the MAC Tournament. Eastern Michigan splits with NIU fall back.
The Ball State Cardinals made their mark on the conference standings this weekend, sweeping Central Michigan. Hosting the MAC tournament is theirs to lose.
NIU’s Mid-American Conference success is translating to the NFL, with three selections over the last five drafts.
Toledo sweeps Eastern Michigan to create a gap between themselves and the mess of teams competing for fourth in a vital clash over the week of #MACBats.
Ball State has the smallest slip-up while Central Michigan uses it to create a gap. Ohio and Toledo take three of four from their opponents and put themselves in playoff positions.
Ball State wins a game against a top 25 ranked Oregon team, and CMU keeps rolling. They swept Northern Illinois. The rest of the conference is a soup, but it will settle into layers soon enough.
Five Huskies will pursue their draft dreams in 2022, as a young pup roster still tries to take shape in DeKalb.
Central Michigan and Ball State are (once again) on a collision course in the battle for the top seed in the MAC.
Ball State has an early conference lead in a very run friendly league. Central Michigan has the best pitching staff and is the only team built around outstanding pitching.
Ball State, Central Michigan and Ohio are off to great starts and are top three in the conference. Runs return and good pitching is the difference in winning performances.
Pitching dominated a cold and wet weekend. Miami is the hottest team in the MAC and the Chippewas and Flashes split their shortened series.