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COMPHER SPEAKING TO BUSINESS LEADERS

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NIU Director of Athletics Jeff Compher is one of the featured speakers at today's Daily Herald Newsmakers' Forum on the Business of Sports, which will be held at The Meadows Club in Rolling Meadows, Ill. 

Compher and his fellow panelists, Dan Migala (The Migala Report), Vince Pellegrino (Western Golf Association), Andy Viano (Schaumburg Boomers Baseball Club) and Roger Wexelberg (Chicago Rush) will address "How to Score with Your Sports Marketing Dollars" to the 100-150 attendees representing small businesses from throughout the region. 

The session, presented by the Chicago Rush and the NIU College of Business MBA program and put on by the Daily Herald Business Ledger, includes a lunch in addition to the presentations by the presenters and the panel discussion.

In addition to Compher, several members of the athletic staff, including Associate Athletic Director Shelley Binegar, Director of Marketing Ryan Harris, Director of Ticket Operations Eric Schultz and General Manager of NIU IMG College Robert Heck will attend the seminar on behalf of Northern Illinois.

NIU Weekly Set for Saturday

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Huskie fans, remember to get your weekly update of all the news from NIU Athletics, and hear interviews with head coaches every Saturday morning at 7:30 am on WSCR 670 AM The Score on "NIU Weekly." 

Hosts Andy Garcia and NIU Associate Vice-President and Director of Athletics Jeff Compher bring you up-to-date on Huskie sports.  This week's special guest is first-year Northern Illinois gymnastics coach Sam Morreale, who makes his NIU Weekly debut to talk about his team's season to date and upcoming homestand. 

Don't miss the show this Saturday morning at 7:30 a.m. on WSCR 670 AM The Score! 

18 HOLES WITH DAVE DOEREN

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Northern Illinois University head football coach Dave Doeren hit the links with Teddy Greenstein of the Chicago Tribune for Greenstein's 18 Holes of Golf With Dave Doeren. The pair, joined by NIU Associate Vice President/Director of Athletics Jeff Compher, played at Rich Harvest Farms, the home to Huskie Golf and owned by proud NIU alumn Jerry Rich.

During the trio's round, Greenstein interviewed the first-year head coach about a number of topics including Doeren's drive down to DeKalb in the middle of a snow storm, and how he won his golf clubs.

"NIU LIVE" TONIGHT

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Tune into 670 AM WSCR tonight at midnight to catch NIU Associate Vice President and Director of Athletics Jeff Compher and host Andy Garcia as they discuss all the goings on at NIU. The duo will be joined by NIU head baseball coach Ed Mathey and NIU women's track & field head coach Connie Teaberry.

DOEREN, COMPHER AT HALAS HALL MONDAY

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Northern Illinois Head Coach Dave Doeren and Huskie Associate Vice-President and Director of Athletics Jeff Compher are in Lake Forest, Illinois today for the National Football Foundation Chicago Metro Chapter Awards Ceremony.  The annual event features a "who's who" of football on the professional, collegiate and high school level in the Chicago area.  

Doeren will introduce the keynote speaker, his former boss and on Sept. 17, 2011, coaching foe, Wisconsin head coach Bret Bielema.   Among the honorees are former Chicago Bear Richard Dent, who will be recognized for his selection to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and long-time Big Ten Conference referee Bill LeMonnier.   Bears' General Manager Jerry Angelo and Northwestern Head Coach Pat Fitzgerald are also expected to be in attendance, and the chapter will present $18,000 in college scholarships to deserving high school seniors.   The NFF gathering also provides a chance for Doeren to meet and interact with more of the Chicago media as the event will draw coverage from across the city.