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Women’s Basketball: No. 18 Northwestern picks up seventh win in a row versus Wisconsin

Women’s Basketball: No. 18 Northwestern picks up seventh win in a row versus Wisconsin

Ella Brockway, Sports Editor

February 23, 2020

Women's Basketball Another day, another win. A 16-0 fourth-quarter run and another show-stopping performance from junior guard Lindsey Pulliam fueled No. 18 Northwestern to its seventh straight win of the season in a 82-66 takedown of Wisconsin in Madison on Saturday. The victory tied the ...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern loses its 11th straight game in blowout fashion

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern loses its 11th straight game in blowout fashion

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

February 23, 2020

Men's Basketball Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips made the long walk near the end of the first half, going from his seat at the top of Welsh-Ryan Arena’s lower bowl all the way down to the Wildcats bench. NU was having its worst half of the season Sunday against Minnesota, and Phi...

Lacrosse: No. 6 Northwestern loses its second top-10 matchup of the season

Lacrosse: No. 6 Northwestern loses its second top-10 matchup of the season

Gabriela Carroll, Assistant Sports Editor

February 23, 2020

Lacrosse No. 6 Northwestern wanted its loss to then-No. 7 Notre Dame to be a wake-up call that would push them to be better. After Saturday’s 16-11 loss to now-No. 7 Syracuse, Kelly Amonte Hiller’s team is still waiting for it. The Orange (4-1) jumped out to an early 7-3 lead, and the Wildc...

Rapid Recap: Minnesota 83 Northwestern 57

Rapid Recap: Minnesota 83 Northwestern 57

John Riker, Assistant Sports Editor

February 23, 2020

Northwestern’s hopes for an upset against Minnesota hinged on whether the Wildcats could stifle star center Daniel Oturu, who had handled the Cats in their first matchup this season Oturu answered the question quickly, torching NU (6-20, 1-15 in Big Ten) from inside and out as Minnesota (13-13,...

Lacrosse: No. 6 Northwestern refocuses as it prepares to face No. 7 Syracuse

Lacrosse: No. 6 Northwestern refocuses as it prepares to face No. 7 Syracuse

Gabriela Carroll, Assistant Sports Editor

February 20, 2020

Lacrosse Northwestern will face off against its second tough, top-10 opponent of the season Saturday, when No. 7 Syracuse comes to Evanston. Both teams come into Evanston with 3-1 records and losses to other top-15 opponents. The Wildcats’ offense, which has scored over 20 goals in every game exce...