The Daily Northwestern

Men’s Basketball: Wildcats’ defense leads rout of Fairleigh-Dickinson

Rebecca Friedman, Reporter

November 18, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Men's Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

Not many fans in Welsh-Ryan Arena had heard of Fairleigh Dickinson University, and that certainly won't change after the Knights’ performance against Northwestern on Sunday. The Wildcats trounced the Knights 80-53 in a game...

Walfish: Joe McKeown makes Northwestern relevant

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 13, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

To say Northwestern women's basketball was irrelevant before Joe McKeown wouldn't be completely accurate. The Wildcats have made the NCAA Tournament six times, five of which came under the tutelage of Don Perrelli from 198...

Nadkarni: Here we go again

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

November 8, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Sports, Winter Sports

Has there ever been a better microcosm of anything in the universe than the Ohio State game was for the men’s basketball team last year? If you enjoy inflicting pain on yourself, these next couple paragraphs are for you....

Basketball: Season starts for both teams at Northwestern

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 6, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Men's Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

It's the most wonderful time of the year for college sports fans: Football is reaching the crux of its season and basketball is just beginning its long journey to March. November basketball balances the interests of coaches,...

Nadkarni: Crawford’s time is now

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

October 24, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Fall Sports, Sports, Winter Sports

Last year, heartbreak became the norm for Northwestern’s men’s basketball team. The team suffered so many tough, close losses – Minnesota, Purdue, Michigan and Ohio State to name a few – that the failure to reach the...

Knicks confirm Shurna signing

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

September 11, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

The New York Knicks announced Tuesday that they have signed former Northwestern forward John Shurna. The 2012 graduate is the Wildcats’ all-time leading scorer with 2,038 points, also leading the Big Ten last season with...

NU Draws Maryland in ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Kevin Trahan

May 13, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports

NU officially adds Swopshire, Olah

Kevin Trahan

April 24, 2012

Filed under Basketball, Sports