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Field Hockey: Northwestern loses to Maryland in double OT

Field Hockey: Northwestern loses to Maryland in double OT

Dan Waldman, Reporter

November 7, 2015


Filed under Field Hockey, Sports

Field Hockey After taking the Big Ten Tournament No. 1 seed Maryland to double overtime, the Wildcats could not finish their Cinderella story, and the team’s season ended, most likely spoiling any chance of Northwestern making the NCAA Tournament. No. 4 seed NU (13-8, 4-4 Big Ten) scored the ...

Northwestern honors George R.R. Martin at Penn State game

Northwestern honors George R.R. Martin at Penn State game

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2015


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern honored George R.R. Martin (Medill ’70, ‘71) during the second quarter of Northwestern’s game against Penn State. Athletic director Jim Phillips greeted the author on the field and gave him a football helmet after clips from the "Game of Thrones" television series played on the...

Athletic director Jim Phillips announces Ryan Fieldhouse groundbreaking

Sophia Bollag, Editor in Chief

November 7, 2015


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern will break ground next week on a $260 million lakeside athletic facility scheduled to be completed in two years. The Lakefront Athletics and Recreation Complex will incorporate facilities for athletes and students, athletic director Jim Phillips said at a news conference Saturday. It...

Football: Hackenberg, defensive line present challenges for Wildcats

Football: Hackenberg, defensive line present challenges for Wildcats

Huzaifa Patel, Reporter

November 6, 2015


Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Football Pat Fitzgerald regularly praises the opposing team’s players, but on Monday, he took his praise of junior quarterback Christian Hackenberg and Penn State’s dynamic defensive line to the next level. “Hackenberg is one of the best, if not the best, quarterbacks in the country,” h...

Football: Will the real Northwestern please stand up?

Football: Will the real Northwestern please stand up?

Bobby Pillote and Alex Putterman

November 6, 2015


Filed under Football, Sports

Football In Northwestern’s six wins, the team has averaged 332 total yards of offense. In the Wildcats’ two losses, they have averaged 183. In NU’s six wins, the team has averaged 268 total yards allowed. In the Wildcats’ two losses, they have averaged 436. In NU’s six wins, the team...