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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Women's Basketball

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Veronica Burton grows Texas-sized Wings

May 15, 2022

Women's Basketball When the Dallas Wings chose Veronica Burton as their first pick at the WNBA draft in New York City on April 11, they gave her 48 hours to report to Arlington, Texas. She used that...

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Women’s Basketball: Northwestern hires Maggie Lyon as assistant coach

May 4, 2022

Women's Basketball Maggie Lyon (Communication ʼ16) will join Northwestern’s coaching staff as an assistant coach, the program announced Wednesday. Lyon played for NU from 2012 through 2016....

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Women’s Basketball: Kate Popovec named head coach of Bradley women’s basketball

April 6, 2022

Women's Basketball Kate Popovec (Communication ’12, School of Professional Studies ’14), Northwestern women’s basketball associate head coach and recruiting coordinator, will be the next head...

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Women’s Basketball: Northwestern declines postseason bid, ends season

March 15, 2022

Northwestern’s 2021-22 season has come to an end.  The Wildcats did not secure a 2022 NCAA tournament berth on Sunday night and declined a WNIT bid soon after.  NU sat on the bubble of most March...

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Rapid Recap: No. 12 Iowa 72, Northwestern 59

March 4, 2022

Northwestern faced No. 12 Iowa in its quarterfinal matchup of the Big Ten Tournament on Friday after splitting their regular season series with two close games.  The Wildcats’ future postseason hopes...

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