NIU Hosts First Huskie Bowl 4/20/13

Published 04/20 2013 10:33PM

Updated 04/20 2013 10:39PM

NIU hosts first ever Huskie Bowl.

The NIU Huskies started a new tradition, and it involved two of the football team's favorite things: bragging rights, and lots of food.

The players were divided into two teams, selected by coach Kevin Kane and coach Joe Tripodi, and competed in a scrimmage style event where the winner would be taken to a steak dinner. Turnovers were the story early, as the game began on three straight interceptions on deflected passes. Eventually everyone found a groove, as both the offense and defense showed flashes of top notch talent.

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