It didn't take long for Mount Carmel junior quarterback Anthony Thompson (6-foot-1, 195 pounds) to make his verbal commitment tonight to Northern Illinois University and head coach Rod Carey.
College camps remain one of the most important aspects of recruiting, and several Illinois schools offer various camp options and
Friday, Northern Illinois will be back in the MAC Championship Game playing the team that denied them a conference title and a perfect season a year ago, Bowling Green.
ATHENS, Ohio — Drew Hare threw an 18-yard touchdown strike to a wide open Chad Beebe in the end zone with six minutes left, and Northern Illinois held on to beat Ohio, 21-14, on Tuesday night.
DEKALB — Cameron Stingily ran for a pair of second-half touchdowns to help Northern Illinois move into a first-place tie in the West Division of the Mid-American Conference with a 27-24 win over T