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Football: How Northwestern’s Pick Club became a dominating defensive force

Football: How Northwestern’s Pick Club became a dominating defensive force
November 13, 2020

Football In 2015, Northwestern’s secondary took the Big Ten by storm. Across eight conference games, the unit held all opposing quarterbacks to less than 300 yards and notched eight interceptions.  That...

Football: Where Northwestern stands amidst the hectic, uncertain Big Ten season

Pat Fitzgerald talks to his team. NU enters a pivotal moment in the race for the Big Ten West title this weekend against Purdue.
November 13, 2020

Football It’s nearly the midpoint of the Big Ten football season, and it’s safe to say that the 2020 campaign has not been quite what everyone expected.  With three game cancellations in the...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern aims to rebound from last season with improvements to shooting, late-game defense

Pete Nance goes in for a layup. The junior forward will be a major contributor and leader on Northwestern’s roster this year.
November 12, 2020

Men's Basketball Northwestern completed their 2019-20 season with a loss in the Big Ten Tournament to Minnesota in March. The NBA halted their season that night, and the following morning, the Big...

Women’s Basketball: Pulliam named media’s Big Ten Preseason Player of the Year

Lindsey Pulliam takes a layup. Pulliam led the Wildcats with 18.8 points per game as a junior, third-best in the Big Ten.
November 12, 2020

Women's Basketball Lindsey Pulliam was selected as the Big Ten Preseason Player of the Year on Wednesday, adding to her growing list of accolades. Though Pulliam missed out on the coaches’ Big...

Northwestern wrestling legend Ken Kraft dies, leaves behind a legacy

Ken Kraft. The former NU wrestler, coach and athletic director died last week.
November 11, 2020

Ken Kraft was there for all of wrestling’s biggest moments throughout the end of the last century. In 1966, he founded the Midlands Championships, which have since turned into the most prestigious...

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