You can stay on top of North Central College athletics right here on NCTV17. Hosted by Justin Zipser, "The Red Zone" focuses on the NCC football team, previewing upcoming games while breaking down previous contests. “The Cardinal Report” takes viewers through highlights and analysis of other NCC sports from golf to tennis to track. Both programs include highlights, profiles, and interviews with key players as well as the coaching staff. Learn more about NCC Athletics.
The Red Zone
UW-Platteville's high-powered offense was no problem for NCC in its 54-24 second round playoff victory. Head coach John Thorne, along with seniors Trey Hartema and Ryan Szudarski, preview NCC's road trip to Bethel University for the national quarterfinals.
Albion College proved no match for North Central in its 63-7 first-round playoff victory. Head coach John Thorne, defensive back Jordan Dean and offensive lineman Eric Knaperek look forward to UW-Platteville, which is coming off its first program postseason victory.
A win versus Augie caps a perfect 10-0 regular season for the CCIW champs. Head coach John Thorne, along with seniors Nick Dace and Michael Weidner, discuss the season and preview another North Central playoff run.
The Little Brass Bell will spend the next year touring Naperville after a 35-16 victory over Wheaton. With the win, NCC clinches the CCIW's automatic bid to the playoffs. Head coach John Thorne, wideout Chad O'Kane and defensive lineman Brian Wilson reflect on the past few weeks.
North Central is in the midst of two of its most important games of the regular season. A 46-17 win at Illinois Wesleyan University gives NCC sole possession of first place in the CCIW. Next is the Battle for the Little Brass Bell in Wheaton.
Following a 72-20 win over Carthage College, North Central now readies for its biggest test of the season -- a tilt in Bloomington against fellow-unbeaten conference foe Illinois Wesleyan University. First place in the CCIW is on the line.
The Cardinal Report
Another great fall season of North Central athletics has wrapped up. We recap the season and get a visit from the men's cross country team. Head coach Al Carius and USTFCCCA Midwest Region Athlete of the Year John Crain chat about another successful fall campaign.
We kick off the fall season of The Cardinal Report with players and coaches from the women's golf and women's cross country teams. Golf capped off a solid fall season with an impressive CCIW Championships showing -- cross country looks to do the same in November.
The North Central men's track and field team brought back a 5th place finish from the DIII national meet. Guided by John Crain, Josh Winder and Zach Heerspink, the Cardinals concluded a highly successful 2012-2013 campaign. Join host Marc Dahlquist as he recaps NCC's season.