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NIU Huskies vs Idaho Vandals Postgame: Recaps, photos, video highlights and more

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Recaps, features, photos and video highlights from the 45-35 victory by the Northern Illinois Huskies over the Idaho Vandals.

Mike DiNovo-USA TODAY Sports

Well it's been a day since the Northern Illinois Huskies beat the Idaho Vandals. Man, that must have been a long trip getting up there and getting back. I'm sure that NIU is glad to be back in Dekalb finally. Let's take a look at what the media was saying about this one:

Recaps and features

NIU improves to 2-0 after surprisingly difficult win over lowly Idaho - Chicago Sun-Times
MOSCOW, Idaho — Things just weren’t going right for Northern Illinois. Penalties hurt the Huskies as Idaho drove right down the field for a touchdown on its first drive Saturday. The Huskies would go on to commit 11 penalties for 107 yards. The Huskies’ defense

Huskie Wire | VIEWS: Huskies win interesting game in a unique place

Northern Illinois Idaho -

The Idaho Vandals gave the Northern Illinois Huskies everything they could handle, but the BCS-busting Huskies could not be slowed down for all four quarters Saturday

HUSKIES PREVAIL AT IDAHO, 45-35 - NIUHUSKIES.COM - The Northern Illinois Official Athletic Site

The Northern Illinois Official Athletic Site, partner of College Network. The most comprehensive coverage of the Northern Illinois Huskies on the web with highlights, scores, game summaries, and rosters.

Huskie Wire | Huskies escape Kibbie Dome with 45-35 win

Vandals show progress, but fall short against Northern Illinois - Idaho Press-Tribune: Members
MOSCOW — Idaho coach Paul Petrino often talks about the process of turning around the Vandals.

Northern Illinois Outlasts Host Idaho 45-35 - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather
The Idaho Vandals, coach Paul Petrino said, improved by leaps and bounds over the past week – but it wasn't enough to subdue two-time MAC champion Northern Illinois as the Vandals dropped to 0-3 af

Vandals fall short of upset bid against Northern Illinois -
The Idaho Vandals (0-3) took a 28-21 lead into halftime against Northern Illinois Saturday, but fell short in their upset bid, losing to the Huskies 45-35.


There's a photo album on the Northern Illinois University facebook page right here. Hope that link works.


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