NCAA among groups to file amicus briefs to NLRB

Alex Putterman, Reporter

July 4, 2014
Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Various outside parties have filed amicus briefs to the National Labor Relations Board in the case to determine whether Northwestern football players are university employees.  ... Read more »

Big Ten presidents voice support for college athletes' rights

Alex Putterman, Reporter

June 25, 2014
Filed under Sports

The 14 Big Ten university presidents released a statement Tuesday advocating for increased rights for college athletes. The presidents expressed support for scholarships that are guaranteed for four years and cover the full... Read more »

Northwestern announces plans for Ryan Field video board upgrades

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

June 9, 2014
Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Ryan Field's video board capabilities are getting a massive upgrade, Northwestern's athletic department announced Monday. The stadium, home of the Wildcats' football team, will have its existing video board tripled in size... Read more »

Baseball: Cardinals select Ruchim in 39th round of MLB Draft

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

June 7, 2014
Filed under Baseball, Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern shortstop Kyle Ruchim was drafted Saturday by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 39th round of the Major League Baseball draft. After batting .365 with a .974 OPS in 2013 as a junior, Ruchim missed almost all of 2014... Read more »