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Bureau County Republican
Florian Bangertserving as secretary for 30 years. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954 to 1955
Bureau County Republican / Posted an hour ago
serving as secretary for 30 years. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954 to 1955. Florian was a member of BPOE Elks and Northern Illinois Shriners Club. He was also the past president of the Shriners and served as secretary for 25 years. He was... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Inside Illinois' $16 billion backlog: What does the state owe your town?City Treasurer Dekalb $489,066.42 Dekalb City Treasurer Dekalb $403,738.08
Chicago Tribune / Posted an hour ago
City Treasurer Dekalb $489,066.42 Dekalb City Treasurer Dekalb $403,738.08 Dekalb Public Library Dekalb $34,186.65 Northern Illinois University Dekalb $1,316,894.12 Goose Creek Township Carnegie Library De Land $661.53 Ayer Public... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Big phish in little ponds: Think your business is too small to be hacked? Think againbusiness will be hit with a cyberattack,” said Steve Bernas, president and CEO
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 hours ago
business will be hit with a cyberattack,” said Steve Bernas, president and CEO of the Better Business Bureau of Chicago and Northern Illinois. “Education is the most important thing, not just to educate yourself, but your employees.” Many... Read more
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SaukValley.com
NIU approves pay raises, tuition changesDeKALB – A 3-percent salary increase for eligible Northern Illinois University
SaukValley.com / Posted 13 hours ago
DeKALB – A 3-percent salary increase for eligible Northern Illinois University employees was approved without opposition Thursday morning during a special Board of Trustees meeting. For most affected employees, it will be the first pay increase they... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst appoints new director of Elmhurst History Museumto take the museum into new territory and to continue building bridges in the c
My Suburban Life / Posted 15 hours ago
to take the museum into new territory and to continue building bridges in the community," Oberg said in the release. Oberg has a bachelor's degree in history and political science and a master's degree in history from Northern Illinois Unive... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies ready to take on Bowling GreebD.J. Brown (10) runs wide to avoid UB's Ryan Williamson (26) late in the game.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
D.J. Brown (10) runs wide to avoid UB's Ryan Williamson (26) late in the game. The University at Buffalo Bulls hosted the Northern Illinois Huskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) DeKALB – When asked if... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Five NIB 12 schools invited to meeting about rebuilding I8them to a meeting on Oct. 30 to discuss rebuilding the Interstate Eight. Among
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
them to a meeting on Oct. 30 to discuss rebuilding the Interstate Eight. Among the other schools invited were current Northern Illinois Big 12 members Rochelle, Ottawa, LaSalle-Peru and Geneseo. Streator also was invited. Morris Principal... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Board of Trustees approves 3 percent salary increase for employeesDeKALB – A three percent salary increase for eligible Northern Illinois Univers
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
DeKALB – A three percent salary increase for eligible Northern Illinois University employees was approved without opposition Thursday morning during a special Board of Trustees meeting. For most affected employees, it will be the first pay increase... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Board of Trustees approves 3 percent raise for some employeesmember Eric Wasowicz offers his input during a Board of Trustees meeting on Thu
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
member Eric Wasowicz offers his input during a Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 inside Altgeld Hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.) David Valentiner, NIU professor of psychology, said the numbers he consulted from... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
FBI busts nationwide child sex trafficking ringrescued in a nationwide crackdown on child sex trafficking. The FBI also arres
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 21 hours ago
rescued in a nationwide crackdown on child sex trafficking. The FBI also arrested more than 120 people, including two from northern Illinois. During the sweep, FBI agents and task force officers staged operations in hotels, casinos and truck stops... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Board of Trustees approves 3 percent raise for some employeesof a long-awaited raise for employees during a Board of Trustees meeting on Thu
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
of a long-awaited raise for employees during a Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 inside Altgeld Hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.) Although the increase, slated to kick in Nov. 16, affects faculty, professional... Read more
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The Shawano Leader
Former Hawks reunite after college matchupformer Shawano Community High School teammates, found themselves on opposing Di
The Shawano Leader / Posted yesterday
former Shawano Community High School teammates, found themselves on opposing Division 1 sidelines on Saturday as Gueths’ Northern Illinois Huskies visited Hanauer and the Buffalo Bulls. The Huskies defeated the Bulls 14-13. After the game, the... Read more
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The Telegraph
COLLEGE MEN’S SOCCER: Cougars, IUPUI play to scoreless drawBuck made six saves to earn his first shutout. The Cougars continue Mid-Americ
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Buck made six saves to earn his first shutout. The Cougars continue Mid-American Conference play at 7 p.m. Saturday at Northern Illinois. http://www.thetelegraph.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_xxx-soccerlogo-2.jpg The Telegraph Story... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hate group posters found on NIU campusDeKALB – Northern Illinois University student Timothy Ries always knew hate gro
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University student Timothy Ries always knew hate groups existed. But it wasn’t until this week when it really hit home for Ries, after NIU officials found posters from a white supremacist group posted on NIU’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
White supremacists deserve to be ignoredof emergency. Locally, fliers promoting a “white identity” group Spencer leads
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
of emergency. Locally, fliers promoting a “white identity” group Spencer leads have been posted inside buildings on the Northern Illinois University campus, according to a statement from NIU acting President Lisa Freeman. The “alt-right”... Read more
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Ogle County News
Donations sought for Thanksgiving boxesto provide Thanksgiving meal boxes to local families in need. � The meal boxes
Ogle County News / Posted yesterday
to provide Thanksgiving meal boxes to local families in need. � The meal boxes, made possible in partnership with Northern Illinois Food Bank, contain a turkey, potatoes, stuffing, gravy, canned fruit and vegetables, coffee, and dessert –... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Hubs switch up scheme to end Sterling’s seasonHubs wasn’t a charm at all. Just 6 days after surviving through a one-goal roa
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
Hubs wasn’t a charm at all. Just 6 days after surviving through a one-goal road win over the Hubs, Sterling faced its Northern Illinois Big 12 rival once again in a 2A Kaneland Regional semifinal. This time, however, Rochelle figured things... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hate group posters found on NIU campusDeKALB – Northern Illinois University student Timothy Ries always knew hate gro
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University student Timothy Ries always knew hate groups existed. But it wasn’t until this week when it really hit home for Ries, after NIU officials found posters from a white supremacist group posted on NIU’s... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Prep soccer: Kaneland edges Marmion to reach regional finalson me and I just struck the ball off of the keeper and it went in the back of t
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
on me and I just struck the ball off of the keeper and it went in the back of the net." If Kaneland (14-3-3, 5-1-2 Northern Illinois Big 12) is going to win a regional championship, it will be without the help of srenior Ulysses Herrera.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Kaneland tops Marmion, reaches regional finalon me and I just struck the ball off of the keeper and it went in the back of t
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
on me and I just struck the ball off of the keeper and it went in the back of the net." If Kaneland (14-3-3, 5-1-2 Northern Illinois Big 12) is going to win a regional championship, it will be without the help of srenior Ulysses Herrera.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Prep soccer: Kaneland edges Marmion to reach regional finalson me and I just struck the ball off of the keeper and it went in the back of t
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
on me and I just struck the ball off of the keeper and it went in the back of the net." If Kaneland (14-3-3, 5-1-2 Northern Illinois Big 12) is going to win a regional championship, it will be without the help of srenior Ulysses Herrera.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Job recruiter: 'You name it, we basically need it'Center as they organize their information and research employers during a job f
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Center as they organize their information and research employers during a job fair on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.) NIU senior Evan Sologaistoa said he isn’t quite ready for the full-time job market,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Why Anies Baswedan, a new governor with big shoes to fill, is echoing hardline sentimentsunity in diversity. Not many outside Indonesia may recall, but Mr Baswedan had
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
unity in diversity. Not many outside Indonesia may recall, but Mr Baswedan had been a prominent academic, the alumnus of Northern Illinois University and the former rector of Paramadina University, an institution known for its promotion of... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Soccer begins road trip with stop at Buffalo Thursday, followed by visit to Akron Sundayhave also scored for them. Both teams have displayed solid passing ability thi
Ball State Daily News / Posted yesterday
have also scored for them. Both teams have displayed solid passing ability this season. Buffalo is tied for third with Northern Illinois with 1.4 assists per game, while Ball State is not far behind, ranking fifth in the MAC with 1.38. Ball... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
By the Book 10-19a.m., sewing machine cleaning day. Sign-up in advance is required. Saturday, O
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
a.m., sewing machine cleaning day. Sign-up in advance is required. Saturday, Oct. 21, 2 p.m., Birds of Prey Presentation: Northern Illinois Raptor Rehab and Education Center presents a live bird educational program along with a number of tabletop... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Husker Extra Mailbag: Do coordinators in the booth hinder communication?of any problems in that department from the Huskers. I do think pace plays a bi
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted yesterday
of any problems in that department from the Huskers. I do think pace plays a big role. Between Week 3 against Northern Illinois and last week against Ohio State, the Huskers didn't face much tempo offense. Tempo puts stress on... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hate group posters found around NIU campusDeKALB – Northern Illinois University officials have found posters from a white
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University officials have found posters from a white supremacist group, identified as “Identity Evropa,” posted around NIU’s campus this week. The university's acting president, Lisa Freeman, said in a statement posted... Read more
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The MidWeek
First ‘modern war’ explored at Glidden Homesteadincluding the use of tanks, weapons of mass destruction, air power, and, of cou
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
including the use of tanks, weapons of mass destruction, air power, and, of course, barbed wire. Cummings is a retired Northern Illinois University professor of accounting and has convened a class about WWI in the NIU Lifelong Learning... Read more
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The MidWeek
Cor Cantiamo receives support from foundationswill perform its first concert of the 2017-18 season at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22,
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
will perform its first concert of the 2017-18 season at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22, in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall on the Northern Illinois University campus. Cor Cantiamo, an ensemble in residence at the Northern Illinois University School of... Read more
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The MidWeek
Grammy nominatedpieces, “Oompah Suite,” won the Roger Bobo Award for excellence in recording.
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
pieces, “Oompah Suite,” won the Roger Bobo Award for excellence in recording. Bach taught music theory and composition at Northern Illinois University from 1966 to 1998. As a professor emeritus at NIU, he taught orchestration for another six years... Read more
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The MidWeek
Wooden Box Theater to present production of ‘Manos al Aire’and the tour will wrap on April 21 with “Chasing that Moon” at University Suite
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
and the tour will wrap on April 21 with “Chasing that Moon” at University Suite inside the Holmes Student Center at Northern Illinois University. Admission to Saturday’s show is $5 at the door. There is a semi-formal dress code. The Ellwood... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local concerns over state budget impasse discussed at DeKalb forumJeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Jeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executive director of Safe Passage; and Matt Streb, Northern Illinois University chief of staff. A number of attendees provided questions or comments. DeKalb Mayor Jerry Smith... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Mayfield, Love, Barkley lead AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends � Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends � Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles � Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da�Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers � Dorian O�Daniel,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU board leader donates $25,000 to CHANCE scholarshipsDeKALB – Two successful Northern Illinois University alumni recently made a $25
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
DeKALB – Two successful Northern Illinois University alumni recently made a $25,000 donation to support scholarships for promising students who may not have the resources to attend college. Wheeler Coleman, chairman of the Northern Illinois... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local concerns over state budget impasse discussed at forumJeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Jeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executive director of Safe Passage; and Matt Streb, Northern Illinois University chief of staff. A number of attendees provided questions or comments. DeKalb Mayor Jerry Smith... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Mayfield, Love, Barkley lead AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles — Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da’Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers — Dorian O’Daniel,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Stretch of Byron roadway named after fallen Marine.BYRON, Ill. -- A stretch of roadway in the northern Illinois community of Byron
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
BYRON, Ill. -- A stretch of roadway in the northern Illinois community of Byron is being named after a local U.S. Marine who was killed in combat in Afghanistan. According to published reports, a portion of state Route 72 just on the south side of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Barbs dispose of rival Sycamorerival Sycamore Spartans 25-11 and 25-14 to take the match. Oehlberg rained pow
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
rival Sycamore Spartans 25-11 and 25-14 to take the match. Oehlberg rained power shots on the Spartans (12-18, 2-8 in Northern Illinois Big 12), including three straight kills in the Barbs’ (23-11, 8-1) 9-0 run to close out game one. “It... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Prep volleyball: Oehlberg, Barbs overpower Spartans in sweeprival Sycamore Spartans 25-11 and 25-14 to take the match. Oehlberg rained pow
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
rival Sycamore Spartans 25-11 and 25-14 to take the match. Oehlberg rained power shots on the Spartans (12-18, 2-8 in Northern Illinois Big 12), including three straight kills in the Barbs’ (23-11, 8-1) 9-0 run to close out game one. “It... Read more
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Inquirier.net
As drug deaths soar, US indicts fentanyl producersto treat opioid drug overdoses on July 14, 2017 in Rockford, Illinois. Rockford
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
to treat opioid drug overdoses on July 14, 2017 in Rockford, Illinois. Rockford, a city of about 150,000 located in northern Illinois, averages about 2 overdose deaths per week, the majority of which are heroin related. Nationwide, an... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Mayfield, Love Barkley lead AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles — Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da’Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers — Dorian O’Daniel,... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Taylor scholars recognized at NIUCollege alumni Bill and Dian Taylor of Winnetka (center) continue to support IV
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
College alumni Bill and Dian Taylor of Winnetka (center) continue to support IVCC transfer students studying accounting at Northern Illinois University. Joining the Taylors at a recent NIU accountancy department reception are scholars Jacob Bonnell... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Jones leads Huskies' defenseAlbert Smalls (1) celebrates a late game interception that stopped a UB drive.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Albert Smalls (1) celebrates a late game interception that stopped a UB drive. The University at Buffalo Bulls hosted the Northern Illinois Huskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) DeKALB –�Moments after... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Graham out for extended time, Hagan in kicking funk, Huskies' defense has room to improveDeKALB – Northern Illinois quarterback Ryan Graham was expected to miss just tw
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois quarterback Ryan Graham was expected to miss just two weeks after suffering a shoulder injury during his Week 1 start against Boston College on Sept. 1. But on Tuesday, nearly seven weeks after he went down, NIU coach Rod... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
N.C. State lands three on AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends - Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends - Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles - Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da'Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers - Dorian O'Daniel,... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
Mid-American Conference football rundown: Week 7the .500 season mark. Akron leads the East Division, winning three straight ga
Ball State Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the .500 season mark. Akron leads the East Division, winning three straight games within the conference while Toledo and Northern Illinois round out the top two spots in the West Division. Here’s the MAC Rundown for week seven of the college... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Mayfield, Love, Barkley lead AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends - Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends - Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles - Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da'Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers - Dorian O'Daniel,... Read more
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Island Packet
AP Midseason All-America Team, Listsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles — Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da'Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers — Dorian O'Daniel,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Penn State's Saquon Barkley leads AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles — Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da'Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers — Dorian O'Daniel,... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Penn State's Barkley among leaders on AP midseason All-America teamsenior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern C
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
senior, South Florida. DEFENSE Ends — Christian Rector, sophomore, Southern California; Sutton Smith, sophomore, Northern Illinois. Tackles — Ed Oliver, sophomore, Houston; Da'Ron Payne, junior, Alabama. Linebackers — Dorian O'Daniel,... Read more
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