Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Men’s Tennis: Northwestern to battle Chicago State in season-opening doubleheader

Nathan Ansell, Assistant Sports Editor January 13, 2022

Coach Arvid Swan will look to build upon last season’s modest improvements when Northwestern faces Chicago State twice Friday. The Wildcats and Cougars are familiar foes. In the past decade, the teams...

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Andres: Changing game, brutal 2022 schedule will test Northwestern football’s mettle as never before

Patrick Andres, Sports Editor January 13, 2022

A celebrated Fitzgerald — F. Scott, not Pat — once wrote there are no second acts in American lives.  For 27 years, Northwestern has begged to differ. The Wildcats were among the worst major college...

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Men’s Basketball: Northwestern drops fourth straight contest in double-overtime thriller

Lawrence Price, Assistant Sports Editor January 13, 2022

The last time Northwestern entered double overtime was nearly a year ago. The team welcomed Big Ten opponent Indiana on Feb. 10, 2021 facing off for the second time of the season following NU’s 74-67...

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Men’s Basketball: Northwestern fails to close out Maryland, falls 94-87 in double overtime

Alex Cervantes, Reporter January 13, 2022

Two moments in Northwestern’s 94-87 loss in double overtime to Maryland encapsulated the roller coaster night.  At the end of regulation, after his team came back from the brink of collapse, Wildcats...

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Rapid Recap: Maryland 94, Northwestern 87 (2OT)

Patrick Andres, Sports Editor January 12, 2022

Northwestern was awash in optimism after its 67-61 win over Maryland to open Big Ten play on Dec. 5. However, that initial burst had long since waned entering Wednesday night’s home date with the same...

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