The Daily Northwestern

John is a Medill freshman from North Potomac, Maryland, and he really enjoys Star Wars. He currently works as a web editor and as a reporter for the sports desk. You can contact him through his email.

John Riker, Web Editor

Jan 20, 2021
Rapid Recap: No. 10 Wisconsin 68, Northwestern 52 (Story)
Jan 17, 2021
Rapid Recap: No. 5 Iowa 96, Northwestern 73 (Story)
Jan 13, 2021
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern can’t complete rally in loss to No. 21 Ohio State (Story)
Jan 12, 2021
Women’s Basketball: Game against Rutgers postponed due to COVID (Story)
Jan 07, 2021
Rapid Recap: No. 12 Illinois 81, Northwestern 56 (Story)
Jan 03, 2021
Men’s Basketball: In 19-point loss, No. 19 Northwestern outpaced by No. 16 Michigan’s hot 3-point shooting (Story)
Dec 26, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Cats edge No. 23 Ohio State, improve to 3-0 in Big Ten for first time since 1968 (Story)
Dec 25, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Audige’s second half explosion leads Wildcats to perfect Big Ten start (Story)
Dec 10, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Pittsburgh wins on last-second dunk, deals NU first loss (Story)
Dec 03, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Transfer Chase Audige makes impressive NU debut in blowout win (Story)
Nov 20, 2020
Reel Thoughts: Mandalorian Season Two sends Star Wars hurtling forward (Story)
Nov 12, 2020
Women’s Basketball: Pulliam named media’s Big Ten Preseason Player of the Year (Story)
Oct 18, 2020
Northwestern to serve as host school for 2026 NCAA regional (Story)
Oct 14, 2020
Reel Thoughts: HBO documentary “Class Action Park” provides thrills and chills (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Kopp, Nance look to make Wildcats conference contenders (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
Cross Country: Northwestern looks to capitalize on reworked training regimen (Story)
Aug 16, 2020
Riker: With or without games, this fall will be the most important season in NCAA history (Story)
May 18, 2020
Cross Country: Wildcats find “mental escape” in distance training (Story)
May 05, 2020
Swimming: Wildcats translate competitive mindset to new terrain (Story)
Mar 07, 2020
Rapid Recap: Northwestern 80, No. 20 Penn State 69 (Story)
Mar 06, 2020
Women’s Basketball: Abbie Wolf joined Northwestern without her own post-up game. Now she’s the anchor inside for the Big Ten champs (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats’ offense falters in road loss to Wisconsin (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
Baseball: Northwestern suffers weekend sweep to South Florida (Story)
Feb 28, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Fighting Illini complete season sweep of Wildcats (Story)
Feb 23, 2020
Rapid Recap: Minnesota 83 Northwestern 57 (Story)
Feb 16, 2020
Lacrosse: Behind Dwyer’s record performance, Cats roll Arizona State (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats’ offense falters in 25-point home loss to Michigan (Story)
Feb 11, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern hopes to rebound, pull off home upset of Michigan (Story)
Feb 02, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Purdue steals win in final seconds, hands Northwestern 10th Big Ten loss (Story)
Jan 29, 2020
Rapid Recap: Michigan State 79, Northwestern 50 (Story)
Jan 26, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Boo Buie takes another step in injury comeback against Ohio State (Story)
Jan 22, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern fumbles away late lead to Maryland (Story)
Jan 18, 2020
Rapid Recap: No. 24 Illinois 75, Northwestern 71 (Story)
Jan 16, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern aiming to upset No. 24 Illinois (Story)
Jan 15, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats run out of gas, fall to Iowa at home (Story)
Jan 11, 2020
Rapid Recap: Northwestern 62, Nebraska 57 (Story)
Jan 09, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats look for first Big Ten win against Nebraska (Story)
Jan 05, 2020
Men’s Basketball: Down to seven-man rotation, Northwestern can’t keep up with Minnesota (Story)
Nov 20, 2019
Men’s Basketball: Scoring drought dooms Northwestern as Wildcats fall to Radford (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Cross Country: Northwestern “hungry for more” after strong effort at NCAA Regionals (Story)
Nov 15, 2019
Cross Country: Northwestern plans to “put it all out there” in their possible final race of the season (Story)
Nov 05, 2019
In season’s ‘most important race of the season,’ NU stumbles to bottom of standings (Story)
Oct 31, 2019
Cross Country: Northwestern faces tough test at Sunday’s Big Ten Championships (Story)
Oct 21, 2019
Cross Country: McCardell, O’Brien, Nicholson lead Cats to 5th in NCAA Pre-Nationals (Story)
Oct 16, 2019
Cross Country: Northwestern aims for progress at NCAA Pre Nationals (Story)
Oct 06, 2019
Volleyball: Northwestern comes up short against rivals No. 17 Purdue, Indiana (Story)
Oct 03, 2019
Volleyball: Northwestern looks to get back on track against No. 17 Purdue, Indiana (Story)