DeKalb resident John Walker is starting up a multi-faceted Youth Pride Foundation that aims to offer everything from AAU basketball and tutoring to youth counseling and more. "It really does take a village," Walker said.
After spring camp ended for the Huskies, here's three storylines to keep an eye on as we continue barrelling toward the fall, including an interesting conundrum at backup quarterback and going with the flow at running back.
Billy Dozier had a pair of long runs, including one of over 90 yards, at the NIU spring showcase on Saturday. Dozier said he is hoping the move to running back from wide receiver lasts longer than just for this spring.
After NIU’s MAC championship season came to end, Rocky Lombardi zeroed in on his offseason project. The QB began working with Fabin McCray, hoping to help the sophomore make the leap the team needs him to in order to create pass-catching depth.