Halftime Reaction: Northwestern 14, Western Illinois 7

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

September 20, 2014
Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back Northwestern showed many signs of progress in the first half. Save for one very ugly red zone drive that resulted in a fumble by senior quarterback Trevor Siemian, the offense... Read more »

Gameday: The lost season

Gameday: The lost season

November 15, 2013

Gameday: Northwestern finding no love from above

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

November 14, 2013
Filed under Gameday, Sports

Tips lead to picks. That’s what defensive coordinator Mike Hankwitz has preached since day one. But in the past year, two tips have lead to two soul-crushing losses for Northwestern. Two weeks ago in Lincoln, Neb., a Hail... Read more »

Gameday: Oft-criticized Dwight White keeps his head up as playing time goes down

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 31, 2013
Filed under Gameday, Sports

Why does Northwestern’s most maligned player keep smiling? Dwight White, bag of ice in hand and two bananas in pocket, must have better things to do than stand in the cold outdoor air and chat about his tumultuous 2013 season... Read more »

Gameday: Northwestern defense looks to get back to ball-hawking ways

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 30, 2013
Filed under Gameday, Sports

It’s been a spooky past two weeks for the Northwestern defense. The unit has allowed only three offensive touchdowns in two games against Minnesota and Iowa — but only has two losses to show for its efforts. Coach... Read more »