Keaton Peters commits for the 2021-2022 season!

Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Keaton Peters to our 2021-2022 recruiting class. Peters, a 6’0” 165 lbs. defenseman from Moline, Illinois previously playing for Peoria Mustangs.  Assistant GM Wayne Bower commented “Were very excited to have Keaton join our program after having played for two years with the Peoria … Continued

Matt Martin Commits to NIU!

Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Matt Martin to our 2021-2022 recruiting class. Martin, a 5’9” 165 lbs. forward from Muskegon, Michigan previously playing for Detroit Fighting Irish. Coach Madonia commented, “Matt was someone that jumped off the screen when we started our recruiting process. Matt has the ability to … Continued

Marks Commits to NIU for 2021-2022

Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Luke Marks to our 2021-2022 recruiting class. Marks, a 6’1” 181 lbs. forward from Andover, Minnesota previously playing for Dells Ducks.  Assistant GM Wayne Bower commented “I had the chance to watch Luke play a few times and what impressed me from the start … Continued

Weitzel Commits to NIU for 2020-2021

Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Brandon Weitzel to our 2020-2021 recruiting class. Weitzel, a 5’8″ 175 lbs. forward from Morris, Illinois previously playing for Joliet Jaguars. Coach Rucinski stated “I like the speed and energy Brandon brought to the game and look forward to seeing him perform with us.” Weitzel said … Continued

Ruttenberg Commits to NIU for 2020-2021

Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Max Ruttenburg to our 2020-2021 recruiting class. Ruttenburg, a 5’10” 178 lbs. forward from Barrington, Illinois previously playing for Barrington High School this past season. Coach Wallace commented “He is a smart player both on and off the ice, who we look forward to observing his continuing … Continued

Tennell Commits to NIU for 2020-2021

Northern Illinois University Hockey is excited to announce the addition of Shane Tennell to our 2020-2021 recruiting class. Tennell, a 5’8″ 145 lbs. forward from Cary, Illinois previously playing for the D155 Predators HS. Tennell said “I chose NIU because it gives me the opportunity to get a good education and play competitive hockey while staying close to … Continued

Huskies Wrap Up Season with MCH Conference Playoffs Lose to Maryville

By Morgan Haga 3/7/2020   Dekalb, IL – The D1 Huskies traveled to St. Louis, Missouri for MCH Conference Playoffs. Friday March 6, the Huskies took on Maryville University Saints for round one. Unfortunately, the Huskies fell to the Saints 3-6.   Friday’s game, the Huskies skated out ready to fight for a second round chance. … Continued