The Daily Northwestern

Colin Becht, Reporter

Jun 19, 2013
Becht: Support for Northwestern sports must extend past four years (Story)
Mar 16, 2013
Becht: Bill Carmody firing a just decision made at an unjust time (Story)
Dec 31, 2012
Football: Kain Colter excelling as modern black quarterback (Story)
Nov 20, 2012
Gameday roundtable: Northwestern vs. Illinois (Story)
Nov 16, 2012
Gameday roundtable: Northwestern vs. Michigan State (Story)
Nov 10, 2012
Gameday live blog: Northwestern vs. Michigan (Story)
Oct 19, 2012
Video: Gameday roundtable: Northwestern vs. Nebraska (Story)
Oct 10, 2012
Minnesota linebacker shows strength in teammate’s death (Story)
Sep 28, 2012
Cats prepared to match Hoosiers’ quick pace (Story)
Sep 25, 2012
Football: Northwestern to honor deceased lineman with helmet stickers (Story)
Sep 16, 2012
Becht: ‘Bend, don’t break’ defense enough for Northwestern (Story)
May 10, 2012
Football: Odenigbo looks to start new tradition at Northwestern (Story)
Apr 23, 2012
Becht: Northwestern got burned playing with fire (Story)
Apr 14, 2012
Football: Position unit grades from Northwestern’s spring game (Story)
Apr 12, 2012
A history of the Northwestern-North Carolina women’s lacrosse rivalry (Story)
Mar 09, 2012
Becht: Why Northwestern might be this year’s VCU (Story)
Mar 01, 2012
Northwestern athletes take break from sports for talent show (Story)
Mar 01, 2012
Becht: Introducing Wildcat Extra (Story)
Feb 12, 2012
Men’s Golf: Northwestern three-peats at Big Ten Match Play Championships (Story)
Feb 05, 2012
Becht: The math to March Madness (Story)
Jan 27, 2012
Football: Northwestern nabs five-star receiver Kyle Prater (Story)
Jan 24, 2012
Healthy Hummel picks up where he left off at Purdue (Story)
Jan 08, 2012
Football: Four-star recruit Odenigbo commits to Northwestern (Story)
Dec 30, 2011
Anguish in Aggieland: Wildcats fall 33-22 in Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas (Story)
Dec 19, 2011
Cats hope baptism by fire leads to confirmation of talent on New Year’s Eve (Story)
Dec 14, 2011
Daily football beat writer hands out his grades for the Northwestern football team (Story)
Nov 18, 2011
Northwestern downs Minnesota 28-13 to clinch fifth straight year of bowl eligibility (Story)
Nov 17, 2011
Football: Is this town big enough for the both of us? (Story)
Nov 11, 2011
Football Sidebar: Reborn defense revives Cats’ postseason hopes (Story)
Nov 10, 2011
It’s chaos: Disorder dominates the NCAA (Story)
Nov 07, 2011
Football: Cats’ victory starts in the trenches (Story)
Nov 05, 2011
Northwestern stuns No. 9 Nebraska 28-25 (Story)
Nov 03, 2011
Football: Nebraska native Weak preps for homecoming (Story)
Oct 31, 2011
Football: Defense still a major stumbling block for Northwestern (Story)
Oct 29, 2011
Football: Senior superback Drake Dunsmore the ‘difference-maker’ against Indiana (Story)
Oct 27, 2011
Football: From Fickell to Paterno, Big Ten coaches run the gamut (Story)
Oct 24, 2011
Turf toe might sideline Persa at IU (Story)
Oct 23, 2011
BREAKING: Persa ‘questionable’ for Indiana game (Story)
Oct 22, 2011
Losing streak hits five as Northwestern falls to No. 21 Penn State 34-24 (Story)
Oct 20, 2011
Putting it on the line: Tyler Scott dazzles as starter (Story)
Oct 15, 2011
Football Sidebar: Another loss, another problem for NU secondary (Story)
Oct 12, 2011
Mike Daniels: A trip from unwanted to untouchable (Story)
Oct 10, 2011
Football: Pat Fitzgerald and the defender-who-shall-not-be-named (Story)
Oct 07, 2011
Northwestern held scoreless in second half, falls 42-24 to No. 12 Michigan (Story)
Sep 30, 2011
Football Sidebar: Secondary’s struggles doom Cats (Story)
Sep 29, 2011
GAMEDAY: The marketing battle for Chicago (Story)
Sep 26, 2011
Football: Ready or not, here Persa comes (Story)
Sep 20, 2011
Becht: Pondering an even bigger Big Ten (Story)
Sep 16, 2011
Football: NU dealing with embarrassment of riches at QB (Story)
Sep 13, 2011
FOOTBALL: Fitz, Cats gear up to face Army’s ‘unique’ formations on both sides of the ball (Story)
Sep 09, 2011
Football: Cats easily dispatch of the Panthers (Story)
May 26, 2011
Lacrosse: Title time: NU heads to semifinals (Story)
May 25, 2011
Becht: Why NU needs Dr. J to stay (Story)
May 24, 2011
Lacrosse: Leonard, Frank deadly on the draw (Story)
May 23, 2011
Lacrosse: Four left standing (Story)
May 21, 2011
Lacrosse: Greater than Danes (Story)
May 21, 2011
NU crushes Albany, advances to NCAA semifinal (Story)
May 21, 2011
Cats in a New York state of mind (Story)
May 19, 2011
Lacrosse: Undefeated Albany new foe for NU (Story)
May 17, 2011
Becht: My athletic facilities wish list (Story)
May 16, 2011
NU athletic director discusses Fitzgerald’s contract extension (Story)
May 14, 2011
NU bests Boston College, advances to NCAA quarterfinals (Story)
May 12, 2011
Lacrosse: NU title hopes take flight vs. Eagles (Story)
May 08, 2011
Shurna withdraws from NBA Draft, will return for senior season (Story)
May 04, 2011
Lacrosse: NU snags seventh ALC championship (Story)
Apr 30, 2011
Lacrosse: Gritty defensive play pushes No. 5 NU past No. 11 UVA (Story)
Apr 23, 2011
Lacrosse: NU breaks two-game losing streak, shakes Stanford and OSU (Story)
Apr 21, 2011
Lacrosse: NU looks to turn defeat into drive (Story)
Apr 19, 2011
Football: Persa en route to recovery (Story)
Apr 17, 2011
Lacrosse: NU flatlines at Hopkins, drops second consecutive game (Story)
Apr 13, 2011
Lacrosse: No. 2 NU drops first conference game in almost seven years, loses to No. 6 Florida (Story)
Apr 13, 2011
Lacrosse: Mupo proves her net worth in goals during freshman campaign (Story)
Apr 10, 2011
Amy Jaeschke becomes first NU player ever to be drafted by WNBA (Story)
Apr 10, 2011
Lacrosse: No. 2 NU surges past No. 8 Penn to complete weekend Quakedown (Story)
Apr 08, 2011
Lacrosse: Smith’s second-half spree lifts No. 2 NU past No. 15 Penn State (Story)
Apr 07, 2011
Lacrosse: NU’s defense gears up for Quaker State rivals (Story)
Apr 02, 2011
No. 2 NU preserves its undefeated record with late comeback against No. 3 Duke (Story)
Mar 30, 2011
Lacrosse: No. 2 Northwestern to host No. 3 Duke (Story)
Mar 29, 2011
Lacrosse: Undefeated Cats eye improvements (Story)
Mar 02, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Early momentum fuels Cats (Story)
Mar 02, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern snags first round Big Ten win (Story)
Mar 01, 2011
Men’s Basketball: Simplistic scheme left Minnesota flummoxed (Story)
Feb 28, 2011
Male and female coaches: is there a difference? (Story)
Feb 24, 2011
Softball: Newcomers look to even out, focus NU’s performance (Story)
Feb 22, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Cats preparing to enter the Nittany Lions’ Den (Story)
Feb 21, 2011
Q&A: Damien Anderson (Story)
Feb 19, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Jaeschke gets last win at Welsh-Ryan (Story)
Feb 12, 2011
Women’s Basketball: A tale of two halves – Northwestern loses to Iowa (Story)
Feb 08, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats look to extend streak (Story)
Feb 02, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats squeak by Illinois 80-79 (Story)
Jan 29, 2011
Late shooting slump ends Cats’ run against Badgers (Story)
Jan 27, 2011
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern loses third straight at Minnesota (Story)
Jan 13, 2011
Sports roundtable: Women’s basketball ends 19-game losing streak, defeats Ohio State (Story)
Jan 12, 2011
NU bucks No. 24 Ohio State (Story)
Jan 12, 2011
Women’s basketball: Jaeschke, Cats aim to upset stacked Ohio State at home (Story)
Jan 06, 2011
Feeling blue: Penn State takes down NU (Story)
Jan 03, 2011
TicketCity Bowl: New year, same heartbreak (Story)
Dec 29, 2010
Football: Northwestern looks to find offensive footing against suspect Texas Tech defense (Story)
Dec 28, 2010
Football: Previewing the Big Ten’s bowl season, sans Northwestern (Story)
Dec 04, 2010
Northwestern prepares for TicketCity Bowl, Texas Tech (Story)
Nov 27, 2010
Teach me how to Bucky: Northwestern-Wisconsin by the numbers (Story)
Nov 22, 2010
QB Watkins struggles in first start (Story)
Nov 20, 2010
One-sided: Illini run over Northwestern (Story)
Nov 19, 2010
Football: Record day for Leshoure leads to 48-27 loss for Northwestern at Wrigley (Story)
Nov 18, 2010
Gameday: Fields snags game-winning grabs, accolades (Story)
Nov 18, 2010
Gameday: On-and-off Illini come to Wrigley on cold streak (Story)
Nov 16, 2010
Watkins takes over offense (Story)
Nov 14, 2010
Football: NU’s defense rises to the occasion (Story)
Nov 12, 2010
Football: Northwestern turns the tables, stages comeback of its own (Story)
Nov 11, 2010
Gameday: Northwestern, Iowa spark rivalry – or not (Story)
Nov 11, 2010
Gameday: Clayborn anchors crushing Iowa D-line (Story)
Nov 08, 2010
Football: Only three quarters short (Story)
Nov 06, 2010
Football: After jumping out to 21-0 lead, offense stalls (Story)
Nov 04, 2010
Gameday: Staying cool under pressure (Story)
Nov 02, 2010
Record all Royster’s at Penn State (Story)
Nov 01, 2010
Football: Persa concussion free, good to play vs. Penn State (Story)
Oct 29, 2010
Football: Northwestern beats Indiana 20-17, loses Persa to concussion (Story)
Oct 28, 2010
Gameday: Chappell’s pistol offense looks to gun down Cats (Story)
Oct 26, 2010
Football: Northwestern freshmen on the field (Story)
Oct 24, 2010
Football: Another loss, another weakness for Northwestern to address on defense (Story)
Oct 22, 2010
Football: Big plays on long yardage situations prove costly for Northwestern defense (Story)
Oct 21, 2010
Gameday: Kicking the pressure to the curb (Story)
Oct 21, 2010
Gameday: Ebert critical to picture-perfect passing game (Story)
Oct 19, 2010
Football: Northwestern avoids the injury bug (Story)
Oct 14, 2010
Football: Despite miscues, Northwestern to stick with Demos, Bates (Story)
Oct 10, 2010
Football: Northwestern collapses under the lights (Story)
Oct 08, 2010
Football: Cats collapse, lose to Purdue 20-17 (Story)
Oct 07, 2010
Despite injuries, Purdue still poses potent threat (Story)
Oct 07, 2010
Williams brothers smother the opposition (Story)
Oct 04, 2010
Slide secures win for Cats (Story)
Oct 03, 2010
Football: Field goal salvages game (Story)
Oct 01, 2010
Sidebar: After shaky start, Demos comes through in the clutch (Story)
Sep 30, 2010
Gameday: The great scheduling debate (Story)
Sep 28, 2010
Football: Fitz shakes up backfield (Story)
Sep 26, 2010
Football: Northwestern ekes out 30-25 win against Central Michigan, opens season at 4-0 (Story)
Sep 24, 2010
Football: Northwestern ekes out 30-25 win against Central Michigan, opens season at 4-0 (Story)
Sep 22, 2010
Sprintin’ Quentin queues up interceptions (Story)
Sep 22, 2010
Cats class in session (Story)
Sep 21, 2010
Mapping out the new Big Ten (Story)
Sep 19, 2010
Persa stays hot, Cats rout Rice 30-13 (Story)
Sep 17, 2010
Football: Persa turns in another impressive performance, Northwestern routs Rice 30-13 (Story)
Sep 17, 2010
Football: Northwestern continues 2010 campaign with trip to Rice (Story)
Sep 10, 2010
Football: Northwestern dominates both sides of the ball, routs Illinois State 37-3 (Story)
May 20, 2010
Softball: Down and out: a look back at NU’s season (Story)
May 18, 2010
Softball: Pauly leaves her mark on NU (Story)
May 17, 2010
Softball: Cats clipped in Columbus, fail to qualify for NCAAs for first time since 2002 (Story)
May 09, 2010
Softball: Pauly makes Wisconsin pay for free passes (Story)
May 05, 2010
Softball: Cats grounded by Blue Demons (Story)
May 02, 2010
Softball: Michelle Batts’ blasts key to pair of wins over Nittany Lions (Story)
Apr 28, 2010
Softball: Wildcats cool Flames at the ‘J’ (Story)
Apr 22, 2010
Softball: Cats look to reload after midweek Loyola loss (Story)
Apr 22, 2010
Halfbacks: running wild (Story)
Apr 21, 2010
Softball: Wildcats crush Spartans, senior Pauly makes home run history (Story)
Apr 20, 2010
Softball: Northwestern hoping to start rally at Michigan State (Story)
Apr 14, 2010
Softball: Wildcats power past gophers (Story)
Apr 12, 2010
Softball: Wildcats can’t stop the Tide (Story)
Apr 07, 2010
Softball: WIldcats run-ruled by Hawkeyes in Iowa City (Story)
Apr 05, 2010
Softball: Northwestern swept by Illinois (Story)
Mar 29, 2010
Softball: While You Were Gone-Northwestern newcomers carry Wildcats during four-game win streak (Story)
Dec 31, 1994
Northwestern falls to Texas Tech 45-38 in TicketCity Bowl (Story)