Northern Illinois Preparing for Homecoming Weekend

By Phillip Reed |

Published 10/11 2013 05:48PM

Updated 10/11 2013 06:33PM

DeKalb- Northern Illinois University is preparing for homecoming this weekend.  Students on campus dressed in red and black to show their support.

The students are looking forward to the Huskies taking on Akron tomorrow for their homecoming game. Officials say they want it to be a safe experience.

They plan on beefing up patrols for the weekend. Officials also advise those on campus to be responsible at all times while cheering on the Huskies.

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