The Daily Northwestern

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats thirst for revenge against Golden Gophers

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

February 13, 2014

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

It's more than just a rematch for Northwestern. Earlier this season, Minnesota (16-9, 5-6 Big Ten) handed the Wildcats (14-10, 4-7) their worst loss of the year, a 94-59 rout that left NU reeling. The trouncing was especially crushing coming just ...

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern drops second close game at Welsh-Ryan

Ava Wallace, Sports Editor

February 6, 2014

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

Freshman forward Nia Coffey dropped to the court and pounded her fist. Five seconds just wasn't enough time. Northwestern (14-9, 4-6 Big Ten) was tied with Michigan (15-8, 6-4) with nine seconds left in the game Thursday n...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats hope to tap veterans to overcome Hoosiers’ young star

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

January 29, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

Youthful Northwestern may finally meet its match Thursday. The Wildcats (13-7, 3-4 Big Ten) will hit the road to face the Indiana Hoosiers (15-5, 2-5) and their freshman sensation Larryn Brooks. The Hoosiers' diminutive...

Women’s Basketball: Weary Wildcats rally to top Badgers, halt losing streak

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

January 18, 2014

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Basketball

The soft snowfall outside belied the nature of the intense conference battle going on inside Welsh-Ryan Arena. Northwestern (12-6, 2-3 Big Ten) prevailed over Wisconsin  (9-8, 2-3), 74-58, in a game that was hard-fought thro...