DEKALB -- George Rainey admitted sleep was a little hard to come by on Christmas night.
By Jack McCarthy
MIAMI (AP) -- What a weekend for Northern Illinois: Win a conference championship, lose a coach and bust the BCS.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Dave Doeren is leaving Northern Illinois to take over at North Carolina State.
DETROIT (AP) Jordan Lynch and Northern Illinois won a MAC title game that lived up to the hype.
Now the Huskies are lobbying for a chance to play on an even bigger stage.