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Football: Thorson good to go for Northwestern heading into Senior Week

Football: Thorson good to go for Northwestern heading into Senior Week

Huzaifa Patel, Reporter

November 10, 2015


Filed under Football, Sports, Top Stories

Football Wildcats fans can breathe a sigh of relief: Redshirt freshman quarterback Clayton Thorson is healthy and ready for Saturday’s contest against Purdue. “He’s doing fine and we expect him to play,” coach Pat Fitzgerald said Monday. Northwestern underwent quite the scare when its...

Men’s Basketball: Sophomores step into the spotlight

Men’s Basketball: Sophomores step into the spotlight

Bobby Pillote, Gameday Editor

November 10, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Tip-Off

Men's Basketball Northwestern’s sophomore class, the first recruiting cohort of coach Chris Collins’ tenure, has high expectations to live up to. There’s Bryant McIntosh, the starting point guard looking to improve on a freshman campaign that saw him average 11.4 points and 4.7 assists...

Men’s Basketball: Trio of freshmen look to make impact

Men’s Basketball: Trio of freshmen look to make impact

Benjy Apelbaum, Reporter

November 10, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Tip-Off

Men's Basketball Three incoming freshmen are set to make an immediate impact on the men’s basketball team this upcoming season. A college basketball team’s foundation is built mid-November of the previous year when the early signing period begins for recruits. Last November, coach Chris ...

Men’s Basketball: Big Ten players and coaches weigh in on Northwestern

Men’s Basketball: Big Ten players and coaches weigh in on Northwestern

Bobby Pillote, Gameday Editor

November 9, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Tip-Off, Top Stories

Men's Basketball Northwestern didn’t get the results it wanted on the court last season, finishing 15-17 overall and 6-12 in the Big Ten, but the team began to turn some heads within the conference in the second season of coach Chris Collins’ tenure. In a year that saw then-juniors, guard ...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern puts emphasis on becoming a family during new season

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern puts emphasis on becoming a family during new season

Sam Krevlin, Reporter

November 9, 2015


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Tip-Off

Men's Basketball When senior guard Tre Demps took Heather John to be his lawfully wedded wife last June, he made sure to invite his teammates to the ceremony. Senior center Alex Olah, who attended the reception, said he took pride in watching his teammate take the next step in his adult life. ...