Photo: Northern Illinois Will Wear American-Themed Helmets vs. Ball State

If you’re a fan of Wednesday night #MACtion — and why wouldn’t you be — then you’re in for a treat next week. Undefeated Northern Illinois will play host to 9-1 Ball State in a fight for the West Division lead. The game will be played on Military Appreciation Night for the Huskies, who will be wearing special helmets for the occasion:

You’ll be able to catch the game on ESPN2 at 8:00 EST — we’re getting excited already.

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