It's time to put up or shut up in the state of Iliinois today as the Huskies from Dekalb take on the Wildcats from Evanston. Northwestern owns a commanding 6-0-1 lead over Northern Illinois in the series that goes back to 1975. All seven of the games have taken place in Evanston.
The teams last met in 2005 when the Huskies fell a two-point conversion short of a last second victory. Is this the year they finally get a win?
When: Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at 2:30 CST.
Where: Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.
TV: This game will be broadcast live on the Big Ten Network. Eric collins and Chuck Long have the call. Lisa Byington is handling sideline duties.
Streaming: This game can be streamed live via BTN2GO or NIUtube.
Radio: Huskies fans can listen to this game live on AM 560, FM 92.5. The game will also be broadcast on FM 87.7 for Wildcat fans.
Odds: Northwestern - 7.5