Northern Illinois football accomplished more last season than any before. But this year's edition will get a chance to trump the 2012 squad in their first game this season.
Iowa was the only team to beat NIU during the regular season last year, and NIU will get a chance at revenge in their first game. The opener is set for August 31st at Iowa. Kickoff is set for 2:30 and the game will be televised on the Big 10 Network.
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