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Halftime reaction: Cal 24, Northwestern 7

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

August 30, 2014

The ugly, the ugly and the ugly ESPN babbled about unions and fake injuries during its pregame coverage, but Northwestern can’t use either of those as excuses for its poor play thus far. The Wildcats simply looked lost in the first half, with just about everything that could going wrong for ...

Predicting Northwestern’s season

Daily Sports Staff

August 29, 2014

Football season is finally upon us. Check out our staff’s predictions for Northwestern in 2014.  BOBBY PILLOTE: NU will have a winning record and will make it to a bowl game this season, but don't expect much more from this team. Senior quarterback Trevor Siemian will lead an offense that is good but ...

ETHS student diagnosed with whooping cough

Paige Leskin, Reporter

August 28, 2014

A student who attended summer activities at Evanston Township High School was diagnosed with whooping cough, a highly contagious illness, according to a letter sent out to students’ parents Tuesday. The student was diagnosed and treated while he was participating in summer programming. Whooping...

Bill requiring warrant for GPS tracking signed into law

Paige Leskin, Reporter

August 27, 2014

Gov. Pat Quinn signed off Tuesday on a bill sponsored by state Sen. Daniel Biss (D-Evanston) that will add regulations on how law enforcement acquires GPS tracking data. Effective immediately, the legislation requires law enforcement to first obtain a court order before accessing information from...

2014 Northwestern football preview: cornerbacks, safeties

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

August 27, 2014

Depth Chart: Cornerback 1. No. 23 Nick VanHoose, junior 1. No. 27 Matthew Harris, sophomore 2. No. 2 Dwight White, sophomore 2. No. 17 Marcus McShepard, redshirt freshman Safety: 1. No. 24 Ibraheim Campbell, senior 1. No. 10 Traveon Henry, junior 2. No. 16 Godwin Igwebuike, redshirt freshma...