- Jeff Haley, ESPN Insider
2012-13: 5-25 (3-13 MAC); lost to Eastern Michigan 45-44, MAC first round
In-conference offense: 0.84 points per possession (12th)
In-conference defense: 1.00 points allowed per possession (6th)
In January, Northern Illinois did something both shocking and remarkable. In the first half of a game against Eastern Michigan, the Huskies scored only four points, before falling 42-25. A game like this is bound to produce some unusual numbers, but consider this one in particular: NIU shot just 1-of-33 from 3-point range.
Jeff Haley previews the 2013-14 season for the Northern Illinois Huskies. The Huskies need to find a player to shoulder the scoring load this season if they hope to move out of the MAC basement.