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Four Chicago-area recruits signed national letters of intent with Northern Illinois University, a Mid-American Conference school. Tight end Kevin Tennenbaum of Buffalo Grove, Ill., was an additional signee Wednesday afternoon for the Huskies and first-year head coach Dave Doeren.

Earlier Wednesday, NIU signed 6-foot-3, 297-pound defensive tackle Mason Fuller of Chicago Urban Prep, 6-3, 290-pound offensive lineman Aidan Conlon of Homewood-Flossmoor and safety Rasheen Lemon of Proviso West.