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Women’s Basketball: Northwestern sinks Michigan, sweeps series

Danny Daly

February 3, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After Beth Marshall missed two free throws at the end of Sunday's win over Wisconsin that prevented Northwestern from sealing the victory, she was faced with the same situation Thursday. With 17 seconds left and the Wildcats le...

Women’s Basketball: It’s d

Danny Daly

January 13, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Perimeter struggles. Turnover troubles. Double teams in the post. If the calendar didn't say 2010, Northwestern might think it was last season all over again.During the Wildcats' four-game losing streak, junior center Amy Jaesc...

Women’s Basketball Sidebar: Howell again unstoppable against NU

Danny Daly

January 9, 2010

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.-Barring a meeting between Northwestern and Purdue in the Big Ten Tournament, the Wildcats have faced senior guard Jodi Howell for the last time. And they're more than happy to see her go."I might come to h...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats run out of steam at Purdue

Robbie Levin

January 9, 2010

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.-In the first half of Sunday's game, the Wildcats shot 27 percent, committed 13 turnovers and scored 15 points. Still, after junior center Amy Jaeschke nailed a short jump shot with 7:47 left in the game, No...

Women’s Basketball: NU travels to Minnesota looking to regroup defensively at tough venue

Robbie Levin

January 5, 2010

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

After getting burned by No. 6 Ohio State and Penn State, a mid-week trip to the Minnesota tundra will come as a relief for Northwestern.When the Wildcats (11-4, 2-2) go up against the Gophers (9-5, 2-1) on Thursday, they will face the worst shooting team in the Big Ten. Through 14 games...

Women’s Basketball: While you were gone-NU notches key road wins, tough home losses

Robbie Levin

January 3, 2010

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Women's Basketball

It didn't take long for Northwestern to surpass its win total from 2008-09. In coach Joe McKeown's first year in Evanston, it took all season for the Wildcats to compile seven wins.This year, it took them nine games.After losing a ...