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- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride08/17/2010
Northern Illinois men's basketball coach Ricardo Patton picked up his second verbal commitment for the Class of 2011 today. Learn more about DeAndre Barnette in this report as HuskiePride.com talks with his father Jerrith…
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride06/19/2010
A variety of hoops talent from the area, and as far away as Minnesota, converged on the Northern Illinois Satellite Team Camp at Proviso West High School this weekend. We run down the camp and some of the standout performers in this report.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride06/17/2010
Northern Illinois men's basketball coach Ricardo Patton welcomes in the best in high school hoops prospects this weekend as the Huskies host their annual High School team camp. This year there is a new twist as the camp moves to the western suburbs.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride04/19/2010
With a number of scholarships to offer for the class of 2011, Northern Illinois coach Ricardo Patton has his eye set on a trio of players from the Chicago area that play for the Illinois Wolves AAU program. Learn more about who Patton is targeting in this report.
- Chris Monter | Gopher Illustrated01/16/2010
Jonah Travis, a 6-foot-6 forward from DeLaSalle, is one of the state's top players in the Class of 2011. Travis, who had a strong spring and summer with the Minnesota Pump N Run 16-and-under AAU program, has four scholarship offers and is receiving plenty of recruiting interest. GoldenSports.Net caught up with Travis to learn the latest on his recruitment.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride09/29/2009
With the Fall signing period coming up soon, NIU brought two Class of 2010 prospects to campus last weekend and the Huskies have two more in the class coming this weekend. Learn more about Coach Ricardo Patton's plans for the Class of 2010 and beyond in this report.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride07/26/2009
With coaches from Northern Illinois watching, the Rising Stars Gold team from Illinois managed to upset the heavily favored All Ohio Red team in the 17U AAU Super Showcase tournament in Orlando. Jordan Threloff, a 6-10 class of 2010 NIU recruit from DeKalb, was one of the solid performers for Rising Stars Gold.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride07/03/2009
2010 guard Mike McCall from Chicago's Foreman High School plays in what is arguably the best backcourt in the state of Illinois this season. Learn more about McCall and the schools that are giving him interest in this story.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride07/02/2009
As we head into the critical July evaluation period for basketball recruiting, we take note of a few off-season developments for Northern Illinois on the hardwood. We also look at the tentative non-conference schedule for the Huskies.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride06/28/2009
The Northern Illinois men's basketball staff wrapped up another team camp at Moody Bible Institute in Chicago last weekend. The HuskiePride.com staff was in the gym for all the action. Get all of the details in this report…
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride06/15/2009
DEKALB, Ill. - Northern Illinois sophomore guard Darion "Jake" Anderson has decided to withdraw from the 2009 NBA Draft. Anderson will return for his junior season with the Huskies, HuskiePride.com has learned.
- NIU Sports | Huskie Pride04/30/2009
DEKALB, Ill. - Northern Illinois sophomore guard Darion "Jake" Anderson has decided to make himself eligible for the 2009 NBA Draft. Anderson will not hire an agent, leaving the possibility of returning to the Huskies next season.
- S. Newhouse & S. Phillips | We Are DePaul04/16/2009
Scout.com was on hand at the Attack Athletics Center in Chicago on April 10th & 11th to take in the Chicago Showdown AAU tournament. In this report, we recap the action and look at prospects for the Classes of 2010, 2011, & 2012.
- Scout.com | We Are DePaul03/26/2009
On Friday, April 3rd, 2009 the Chicago High School Classic boy's basketball senior All-Star game will take place at Niles North High School (9800 N. Lawler Ave, Skokie, IL 60077). The classic will feature the best of Illinois' high school basketball stars.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride02/04/2009
NIU head football Coach Jerry Kill announced his 2009 recruiting class, which contains 24 prospects stretching across eight states from Wisconsin to Florida and covering nine positions, on Wednesday as part of College Football's annual National Signing Day.
- Chris Monter | Gopher Illustrated01/02/2009
Marshall Bjorklund, a 6-foot-7 junior forward from Arlington (MN) Sibley East, is one of the top players in the state in the Class of 2010. Bjorklund has paced the Wolverines to a 4-0 start and he has already attracted three scholarship offers. GoldenSports.Net recently caught up with Bjorklund to learn the latest on his recruitment.
- NIU Sports Information | Huskie Pride11/18/2008
DeKALB - The Northern Illinois men's basketball backcourt tandem of sophomore Darion "Jake" Anderson and freshman Mike DiNunno combined for 54 points, with each chipping in 27, to lift the Huskies (2-1) to an 86-79 win over Missouri Valley Conference foe Indiana State (0-1) at the Convocation Center Tuesday night.
- NIU Sports Information | Huskie Pride11/15/2008
KENNESAW, Ga. - Freshman guard Mike DiNunno's 19 points led a threesome of Huskies in double-figures, as the Northern Illinois men's basketball team (1-1) picked up its first win of the season with a 65-54 victory over Western Illinois (0-2) in the consolation round of the 100 Club Classic at the KSU Convocation Center Saturday evening.
- NIU Sports Information | Huskie Pride11/14/2008
KENNESAW, Ga. -- Freshman guard Mike DiNunno scored 23 points in his college basketball debut, but it wasn't enough to give the Northern Illinois men's basketball team (0-1) a victory in its season opener, as the Huskies dropped a 77-64 decision at the hands of Maine (1-0) in the first-round of the 100 Club Classic at the KSU Convocation Center Friday evening.
- NIU Sports Information | Huskie Pride11/14/2008
DEKALB, Ill. - Northern Illinois head men's basketball coach Ricardo Patton bolstered his Windy City recruiting ties Wednesday, with the official signing of 6-foot-4, 190-pound guard Tony Nixon. Nixon is a South Holland, Ill., product, and is in his senior season at Seton Academy. He will have four years of eligibility beginning in the 2009-10 campaign.
- HuskiePride.com Staff | Huskie Pride11/13/2008
Ante Dzepina, a 6-8 235 lb. center from Highland Community College in Freeport, Illinois has been cleared to play for Northern Illinois this season. The Croatian native will make his debut for the Huskies in Friday's men's basketball season opener versus the Maine Black Bears. Dzepina recently spoke with HuskiePride.com.