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Women’s Basketball: No. 18 Northwestern looks to win six straight with victory over Rutgers

Women’s Basketball: No. 18 Northwestern looks to win six straight with victory over Rutgers

Drew Schott, Reporter

February 18, 2020

Women's Basketball After 25 games, No. 18 Northwestern is in a great position for the postseason. The Wildcats are half-a-game back from first place in the Big Ten and are on track for a bye in the first two rounds of the Big Ten Tournament. According to ESPN bracketologist Charlie Creme, the...

Rapid Recap: No. 7 Maryland 76, Northwestern 67

Rapid Recap: No. 7 Maryland 76, Northwestern 67

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

February 18, 2020

Northwestern was playing one of its best second halves this season, cutting a 12-point halftime deficit all the way down to 6 in the final minutes. And it was happening on the road at No. 7 Maryland –– the first place team in the Big Ten. But for the Wildcats to get over that last hump and potentially...

Northwestern softball split matches 2-2 in Florida

Northwestern softball split matches 2-2 in Florida

Grayson Welo, Reporter

February 18, 2020

Softball After a 6-2 win against No. 5 Florida State University and a visit from former Northwestern baseball player and World Series Champion Joe Girardi, Northwestern’s second week of the season was better than the first.  This weekend, the Wildcats headed to Florida for the ESPN St. Pete/...

Baseball: Northwestern goes 1-2 against Omaha on opening weekend

Baseball: Northwestern goes 1-2 against Omaha on opening weekend

Carlos Stinson-Maas, Assistant Sports Editor

February 17, 2020

Baseball Last year, Northwestern baseball opened its season in Mesa, Arizona, and the Wildcats lost two of their first three games. This weekend, the Wildcats opened their season in Glendale, Arizona, and they lost two of their first three again. NU (1-2) lost its three game series against Oma...

Men’s Basketball: ‘There’s talk’: Inside Northwestern’s vision for a program changing 2021 recruiting class

Men’s Basketball: ‘There’s talk’: Inside Northwestern’s vision for a program changing 2021 recruiting class

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

February 17, 2020

Men's Basketball Before Patrick Baldwin Jr. and Max Christie were five-star recruits and before they received dozens of scholarship offers from some of the biggest powerhouse college basketball programs, they were ball boys at Northwestern. As kids, they mopped up sweat and rebounded missed shots....