AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Deji Ibitayo scored 18 points and No. 7 seed Akron beat 10th-seeded Northern Illinois 76-52 on Monday in the first round of the Mid-American Conference tournament.
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MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Anthony Johnson had 18 points on Friday night, and Northern Illinois closed the season with its first four-game winning streak, beating Ball State 71-67 in overtime.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Aaron Armstead scored 17 points, including four of five from 3-point range, to help lead Northern Illinois past Western Michigan 65-63 on Tuesday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Association for Black Culture Centers will move its headquarters to Northern Illinois University’s DeKalb campus this July.
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) — Braylon Rayson scored 23 points and Central Michigan got its school-record 14th win on its home court this season, holding off Northern Illinois for a 68-66 win Wednesday night.
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) — David Brown scored 17 points and converted a key layup late to help Western Michigan beat Northern Illinois 69-65 on Saturday night.
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Travon Baker, playing in his 78th consecutive start, scored 21 points, including a pair of free throws with four seconds left to play, as Northern Illinois held off Akron 64-61 for a Mid-American Conference victory Wednesday night.