The Daily Northwestern

Women’s Basketball Feature: Jaeschke has new buddies battling boards with her

Sarah Kuta

November 9, 2009

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Ask a Big Ten basketball coach what comes to mind when thinking about Northwestern basketball and there's one resounding answer."When you think of Northwestern basketball, you think of Amy (Jaeschke)," Minnesota coach Pam Borto...

The Daily Breaks Down the Big Ten

Brian Chappatta and Danny Daly

November 9, 2009

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Men's1. Purdue - This team made the Sweet 16 last year and returns three key members of that group: center JaJuan Johnson, forward Robbie Hummel and guard E'Twaun Moore. The Boilermakers showed glimpses of brilliance last season ...

Men’s Basketball: Sophomores score big inside paint

Danny Daly

November 3, 2009

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Last year, Northwestern had to lean heavily on its freshmen to provide a strong post presence. The Wildcats brought five new players into the program, four of whom were 6-foot-8 or taller, to aid a team in desperate need of he...

Men’s Basketball: Slam-dunk exhibition opener for NU

Rodger Sherman

November 3, 2009

Filed under Basketball, Sports

Northwestern didn't forget they lost to an NAIA opponent in last year's exhibition opener.After falling 69-62 to the Eagles in last year's exhibition game, the Cats pulled away from Robert Morris early and never let them back...

Women’s Basketball: Bigger lineup helps Cats win big in exhibition

Robbie Levin

November 1, 2009

Filed under Basketball, Sports

For coach Joe McKeown and the Wildcats, bigger is better in 2009-2010.On Saturday Northwestern boasted a starting lineup with all but one player taller than 5'10". On the other hand, Robert Morris started only one player taller th...