Harbison: 'We’re aiming towards a better ending for next year. We want a better result. We want to win a MAC championship.'
DeKALB – After Northern Illinois was routed by Duke in the Quick Lane Bowl on Dec. 26, Marcus Jones and Tre Harbison exited Ford Field and walked together to NIU’s locker room.
Once inside, the pair of NIU running backs embraced each other and made a promise. They didn’t want to taste defeat again in a bowl game and vowed to lead the Huskies’ backfield to new heights in 2018.
“We’re the leaders now,” said Jones Saturday following a spring practice. “We’re taking that leadership role and setting the example.