NIU To Play In Tailgreeter Cure Bowl
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The Northern Illinois University football team is set to play in the Tailgreeter Cure Bowl in Orlando, Florida. The Huskies accepted an invitation to play in the game after winning their sixth Mid-American Conference Championship over Kent State on Saturday. NIU will face Coastal Carolina at Exploria Stadium on December 17th. The Huskies will play in a bowl game for the 19th time in school history.