Pillote: Short passes aren’t working for Wildcats

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

October 22, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

It’s become an all too common sight for Northwestern fans this season: The Wildcats are in a third-and-manageable situation, drop back to throw and complete a pass short of the first down. The offense cedes the field to the... Read more »

Balk: Common excuses don’t explain basketball futility

Tim Balk, Reporter

October 21, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Sports

You hear it all the time. Ostensibly, Northwestern struggles at basketball for a preponderance of reasons: stringent academic standards, subpar facilities, lack of fan support, history, etc. But the truth is that none of those... Read more »

Women’s Golf: Wildcats set program record in impressive fifth-place finish

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 21, 2014

Filed under Golf, Sports, Women's Golf

In its final fall tournament, No. 5 Northwestern set a program-record 54-hole score while cruising to a fifth-place finish at the Stanford Intercollegiate this weekend in Stanford, California. The Wildcats finished only behind... Read more »

Women’s Swimming: Wildcats beat Fighting Illini despite winning fewer races

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 20, 2014

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Swimming and Diving Northwestern dove into... Read more »