The Daily Northwestern

Male and female coaches: is there a difference?

Colin Becht

February 27, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

After completing her freshman season at Florida, in which she received little playing time, sophomore guard Tailor Jones elected to transfer to Northwestern. Beyond the matter of court time, Jones had another reason for transferring: Fl...

Women’s Basketball: Northwestern cedes paint, win to Penn State

Jonah L. Rosenblum

February 26, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Northwestern went into the Bryce Jordan Center on Sunday and showed it belonged on the same court as Penn State. What the Wildcats failed to show, however, is that they could beat the Big Ten's top team, falling 66-56 to the Ni...

Women’s Basketball: Cats preparing to enter the Nittany Lions’ Den

Colin Becht

February 21, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

As Northwestern prepares for its regular season finale, the Wildcats have a lot riding on Sunday's game at Penn State. As a bubble team for the NCAA Tournament, Sunday's contest and NU's performance in the Big Ten Tournament next week...

Women’s Basketball: Cats trump Gophers, climb out of three-game rut

Jonah L. Rosenblum

February 18, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

On Senior Day at Welsh-Ryan Arena, it was a sophomore and a senior who helped lift Northwestern to a 62-55 victory over Minnesota. The sophomore, Kendall Hackney, made her presence known throughout the afternoon, whether it was pe...

Women’s Basketball: Jaeschke gets last win at Welsh-Ryan

Colin Becht

February 18, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

It was only fitting that one of the biggest stars in Northwestern women's basketball history would shine bright on her senior day. Senior center Amy Jaeschke willed NU to a 62-55 victory on Sunday over Minnesota with yet another do...

Women’s Basketball: Cats drop game on bad rebounding

Jonah Rosenblum

February 15, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Seeking a signature win to improve its NCAA tournament berth chances, Northwestern let No. 11 Michigan State simply grab the game away Thursday night. The Spartans out-rebounded the Wildcats 45-29 en route to a 74-60 victory in...

Live: Women’s Basketball: NU hosts Iowa

Jonah L. Rosenblum and Colin Becht

February 11, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

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Live: Women’s Basketball: NU takes on Wisconsin

Jonah L. Rosenblum

February 8, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

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Women’s Basketball: Wildcats lose behind-arc battle to Badgers

Jonah Rosenblum

February 8, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Thursday's matchup between Northwestern and Wisconsin came down to two big runs by the Badgers. The first run left the Wildcats trailing by double-digits. The second served as a knockout blow, lifting Wisconsin to a 62-41 vi...

Women’s Basketball: Both offenses shine in high-scoring battle

Jonah L. Rosenblum

February 1, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

In Northwestern's barn-burning 80-79 win over Illinois Thursday evening, there was plenty of offense to go around. Both teams put on a shooting clinic, as the Wildcats knocked down 57 percent of their shots, and the Fighting Il...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats squeak by Illinois 80-79

Colin Becht

February 1, 2011

Filed under Women's Basketball

With time expiring and Northwestern trailing by one, senior center Amy Jaeschke spun, faded away from the hoop and converted a miracle: The Wildcats defeated Illinois 80-79 as Jaeschke banked in a jumper with 1.4 seconds left. Guard Lydia McC...

Live: Women’s Basketball: NU takes on Wisconsin at Welsh-Ryan

Colin Becht and Jonah L. Rosenblum

January 28, 2011

Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

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