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Women’s Basketball: Scheid’s absence looms large in loss to Purdue

Women’s Basketball: Scheid’s absence looms large in loss to Purdue

Benjamin Rosenberg, Assistant Sports Editor

January 13, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball With junior forward Abi Scheid sidelined for Sunday’s game against Purdue, Northwestern not only lost one of its biggest players — the Wildcats were also missing one of their best outside shooters. Scheid — tied for second amongst NU’s leading scorers with 11 points ...

Rapid Recap: No. 2 Michigan 80, Northwestern 60

Rapid Recap: No. 2 Michigan 80, Northwestern 60

Ella Brockway, Copy Chief

January 13, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Eleven days ago, Northwestern traveled to the state of Michigan looking for a season-changing upset win. The game, against then-No. 8 Michigan State, ended poorly; the Wildcats were blown out by 26 points. NU (10-7, 1-5 Big Ten) returned to the Great Lake State tonight, this tim...

The Daily Bounce: Introducing the Sports Desk’s new basketball podcast

The Daily Bounce: Introducing the Sports Desk’s new basketball podcast

Daily Sports Staff

January 11, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Welcome to the first episode of The Daily Northwestern's new basketball podcast, The Daily Bounce. For today's show produced by Audio Editor Ryan Wangman, Sports Editor Charlie Goldsmith is joined by men's basketball reporters Andrew Golden and Peter Warren to talk about Wildcats ...

Women’s Soccer: Three Northwestern women’s soccer players drafted

Women’s Soccer: Three Northwestern women’s soccer players drafted

Charlie Goldsmith, Sports Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Stories, Women's Soccer

Women’s Soccer When coach Michael Moynihan was recruiting Kayla Sharples, Hannah Davison and Marisa Viggiano, he was selling a program without a history of success, the best facilities in the conference or any track record of placing players in the world’s premier women’s soccer league af...

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority headquarters speaks on Jordan Hankins lawsuit after days of silence

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority headquarters speaks on Jordan Hankins lawsuit after days of silence

Catherine Kim, Campus Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Campus, Greek, Top Campus Stories, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

In a statement early Friday morning, the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority headquarters said it has a “zero-tolerance” hazing policy, ending the group’s days-long silence after the mother of Jordan Hankins filed a complaint alleging it was responsible for her daughter’s death. The statement comes after Felicia Hankins filed the co...

Fencing: Cohesive Northwestern team to head to Western Invitational

Fencing: Cohesive Northwestern team to head to Western Invitational

Stephen Council, Reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under Fencing, Latest Stories, Sports

Fencing Northwestern has simple expectations for its first collegiate competition of 2019: win every match. The Wildcats will return to the duals format this Sunday at the Western Invitational in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The deep team comes into the meet with a 16-1 record for the year and is...

Men’s Basketball: No. 2 Michigan awaits Northwestern men’s basketball

Men’s Basketball: No. 2 Michigan awaits Northwestern men’s basketball

Peter Warren, Web Editor

January 11, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Over the past 11 months, it would not be unreasonable to call No. 2 Michigan the best team in college basketball. Since the 2018 calendar flipped from January to February, the Wolverines have played 33 games. Of those 33 games, 31 have ended with a Michigan dub. And despite those ...

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern looks to get back on track against Purdue

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern looks to get back on track against Purdue

Andrew Golden, Assistant Sports Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball After four games in conference play, Northwestern currently stands at 2-2 in the Big Ten. Despite losses to Rutgers and Michigan on the road, coach Joe McKeown said the Wildcats (9-6, 2-2 Big Ten) are a couple of shots away from being 4-0. It’s been an extremely slim margin d...

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern looks to start off season on the right foot against Memphis

Men’s Tennis: Northwestern looks to start off season on the right foot against Memphis

Eric Rynston-Lobel, Reporter

January 10, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Men's Tennis, Sports

Men's Tennis After a disappointing 2017-18 campaign that saw Northwestern finish 9-17 and 4-7 in the Big Ten, the Wildcats are trying to prove the past is the past as they kick off the 2018-19 season and travel to Tennessee for a match this Sunday against Memphis. Sunday’s match will mark NU...

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to 1-4 in the Big Ten, loses to Iowa 73-63

Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls to 1-4 in the Big Ten, loses to Iowa 73-63

Andrew Golden, Assistant Sports Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Instagram Posts, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball There is a common saying that basketball is a game of runs. In Wednesday’s matchup between Northwestern and Iowa, the story was no different. The Wildcats (10-6, 1-4 Big Ten) and the Hawkeyes (13-3, 2-3 Big Ten) played an even first half and the score was knotted up ...

Men’s Basketball: Foul trouble on four Wildcats defuses any rhythm in the second half

Men’s Basketball: Foul trouble on four Wildcats defuses any rhythm in the second half

Peter Warren, Web Editor

January 10, 2019


Filed under Basketball, Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball For most of the season, Northwestern’s players, especially their core group, have been adroit at staying out of foul trouble. But against an Iowa outfit that was able to match up well with the Wildcats, foul trouble played a critical role for NU (10-6, 1-4 Big Ten) down th...

Wrestling: Amid up and down start, Northwestern looks for win against top ranked Penn State

Wrestling: Amid up and down start, Northwestern looks for win against top ranked Penn State

Greg Svirnovskiy, Reporter

January 10, 2019


Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Wrestling

It’s been a tough beginning of the season for Northwestern (2-4, 0-1 Big Ten), which had an impressive early season victory against Virginia Tech and close losses to Stanford and North Dakota State. It’s getting more difficult from here, as the Wildcats are set to take on No. 1 Penn State (4-0,...