The Daily Northwestern

Joseph Wilkinson was previously digital projects editor and sports editor. He was also a sports reporter and Gameday reporter.

Joseph Wilkinson, Reporter

Dec 31, 2018
Holiday Bowl Rapid Recap: No. 22 Northwestern 31, No. 17 Utah 20 (Story)
Dec 02, 2018
Football: Costly turnovers doom Northwestern in Big Ten Championship Game (Story)
Dec 01, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern comes up just short in conference opener at Indiana (Story)
Dec 01, 2018
Rapid Recap: Indiana 68, Northwestern 66 (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
Wilkinson: Seeing college athletes in a different light (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats suffer from shooting woes, injuries in bizarre loss to Pitt (Story)
Nov 30, 2018
Football: Northwestern secondary facing massive test against Ohio State, Dwayne Haskins (Story)
Nov 24, 2018
Football: Ohio State annihilates Michigan, setting up Big Ten title game with Northwestern (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats cruise to victory over UIC (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
Football: Examining the statistical quirks of Clayton Thorson’s season (Story)
Nov 13, 2018
Wilkinson: A Response to “I Miss Northwestern Football’s Losing Tradition” from The New York Times (Story)
Nov 10, 2018
Football: Northwestern secures program-defining win at No. 21 Iowa (Story)
Nov 08, 2018
Football: Northwestern’s stellar line anchors entire defense (Story)
Nov 03, 2018
Rapid Recap: No. 4 Notre Dame 31, Northwestern 21 (Story)
Oct 25, 2018
Football: Northwestern’s path to the Big Ten West title goes through Wisconsin (Story)
Oct 18, 2018
Women’s Golf: Wildcats head to Stanford Intercollegiate to close fall season (Story)
Oct 13, 2018
Football: Thorson puts Wildcats’ offense on his back in victory over Nebraska (Story)
Oct 06, 2018
Rapid Recap: Northwestern 29, No. 20 Michigan State 19 (Story)
Oct 04, 2018
Football: Blake Gallagher thriving in larger role, leading Northwestern in tackles (Story)
Oct 02, 2018
Field Hockey: Wildcats lose to Michigan again, beat Michigan State (Story)
Sep 28, 2018
Football: Over a decade, how have Mick McCall’s Northwestern offenses fared? (Story)
Sep 19, 2018
Field Hockey: Loss to Louisville sets Wildcats back in push for NCAA Tournament (Story)
Sep 15, 2018
Rapid Recap: Akron 39, Northwestern 34 (Story)
Sep 08, 2018
Football: Offensive line woes lead to Northwestern’s first loss in 11 months (Story)
Sep 06, 2018
Field Hockey: Wildcats split weekend games against highly-ranked opponents (Story)
Aug 31, 2018
Football: Northwestern opens 2018 with 31-27 escape at Purdue (Story)
Aug 23, 2018
Field Hockey: Northwestern opens with toughest possible test (Story)
Aug 02, 2018
Football: Scouting every game on Northwestern’s 2018 schedule (Story)
Jul 16, 2018
Wrestling: Storniolo signs contract extension (Story)
Jul 05, 2018
Ryan Lumsden enjoys challenge of U.S. Open, looks forward to future opportunities (Story)
Jun 05, 2018
How much money do NU graduates make in their first year out of college? (Story/Media)
Jun 05, 2018
Where is Northwestern’s international student population from? (Story)
Jun 01, 2018
Women’s Golf: An oral history of how Hannah Kim, Sarah Cho helped build a Northwestern powerhouse (Story)
May 22, 2018
Women’s Golf: Northwestern eliminated in quarterfinals of National Championships (Story)
May 21, 2018
Women’s Golf: Northwestern qualifies for match play quarterfinals at National Championships (Story)
May 17, 2018
Women’s Golf: Wildcats head to Oklahoma in search of first national title (Story)
May 09, 2018
Women’s Golf: Brooke Riley powers Wildcats to another appearance at NCAA Nationals (Story)
May 06, 2018
Women’s Golf: Wildcats hope short road trip leads to success at NCAA Regionals (Story)
Apr 29, 2018
Football: Jackson selected by Chargers, but other Wildcats passed over in NFL Draft (Story)
Apr 25, 2018
Football: Igwebuike, Jackson likely to be selected at NFL Draft (Story)
Apr 22, 2018
Women’s Golf: Wildcats finish disappointing 4th at Big Ten Championships (Story)
Apr 19, 2018
Women’s Golf: Northwestern looks to finally snag outright Big Ten Championship (Story)
Apr 10, 2018
Women’s Golf: Northwestern turns in another solid finish in top-tier field (Story)
Apr 05, 2018
Women’s Golf: Northwestern heads west to Silverado Showdown (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
Women’s Tennis: Erin Larner named Big Ten Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week (Story)
Mar 07, 2018
In Focus: Student-athletes face unique mental health challenges, work to overcome stigma of getting help (Story)
Mar 05, 2018
Women’s Golf: Wildcats finish in top 5 despite faltering on final day (Story)
Mar 04, 2018
Wilkinson: What happened? Behind the numbers in NU’s men’s basketball’s disastrous season (Story)
Mar 01, 2018
Rapid Recap: Penn State 65, Northwestern 57 (Story)
Feb 28, 2018
Women’s Golf: Wildcats looking to rebound at Darius Rucker Intercollegiate (Story)
Feb 26, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Kunaiyi-Akpanah, Pulliam receive Big Ten honors (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern ends regular season with sixth-straight loss (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Bryana Hopkins steps up in Wildcats win (Story)
Feb 25, 2018
Rapid Recap: Iowa 77, Northwestern 70 (Story)
Feb 23, 2018
Men’s basketball: Senior backcourt shows out in final home game (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Program-changing senior class to close tenure mired in mediocrity (Story)
Feb 21, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Program-changing senior class to close tenure mired in mediocrity (Story)
Feb 19, 2018
Rapid Recap: Maryland 71, Northwestern 64 (Story)
Feb 18, 2018
Lacrosse: Northwestern loses heartbreaker to Duke after beating Colorado (Story)
Feb 17, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern blows 27-point lead, loses to Michigan State (Story)
Feb 14, 2018
Wilkinson: Northwestern’s offense without McIntosh is a disaster (Story)
Feb 13, 2018
Rapid Recap: Rutgers 67, Northwestern 58 (OT) (Story)
Feb 12, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern looking for bounce-back victory at Rutgers (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern hurt by lack of depth in fast-paced game (Story)
Feb 11, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern’s losing streak at Maryland continues (Story)
Feb 10, 2018
Rapid Recap: Maryland 73, Northwestern 57 (Story)
Feb 08, 2018
Women’s Golf: Northwestern opens spring season against stacked field (Story)
Feb 07, 2018
Football: Northwestern adds two players, finalizes 2018 recruiting class (Story)
Feb 05, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern looking for revenge against Michigan (Story)
Feb 01, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern wins sloppy game at Wisconsin (Story)
Jan 29, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern falls at Michigan despite hot start (Story)
Jan 23, 2018
Rapid Recap: Northwestern 77, Minnesota 69 (Story)
Jan 22, 2018
Wrestling: Northwestern falls in heartbreaking loss on tiebreaker (Story)
Jan 20, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern shuts down Penn State to secure 3rd conference win (Story)
Jan 17, 2018
Rapid Recap: Ohio State 71, Northwestern 65 (Story)
Jan 16, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Reeling Wildcats looking for upset victory (Story)
Jan 15, 2018
Men’s basketball: Northwestern throttled by Indiana (Story)
Jan 12, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Flashy passes, finishes from Jordan Hamilton spark win over Wisconsin (Story)
Jan 11, 2018
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats look to carry momentum into big game at Indiana (Story)
Jan 10, 2018
Rapid Recap: Northwestern 83, Minnesota 60 (Story)
Jan 09, 2018
Football: Northwestern hires Tim McGarigle as safeties coach (Story)
Jan 08, 2018
Football: Northwestern hires Lou Ayeni as running backs coach (Story)
Jan 07, 2018
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern loses to Nebraska, falls to 1-3 in conference play (Story)
Jan 02, 2018
Football: Clayton Thorson tears ACL, out several months (Story)
Dec 31, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats take down Illinois for first conference win (Story)
Dec 22, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern cruises to victory over Eastern Illinois (Story)
Dec 20, 2017
Football: Clayton Thorson to return for senior season (Story)
Dec 17, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern falls in blowout loss to Missouri State (Story)
Dec 16, 2017
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern escapes DePaul with 62-60 win (Story)
Dec 15, 2017
New NLRB General Counsel rescinds memo that labelled football players as employees (Story)
Dec 14, 2017
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern cruises to second straight blowout victory (Story)
Dec 11, 2017
Men’s Basketball: Rapolas Ivanauskas out for season with shoulder injury (Story)
Dec 10, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Cats cruise past Stony Brook to move to 6-4 (Story)
Dec 01, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats fall to Syracuse despite Pulliam’s career night (Story)
Nov 21, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats take down Tennessee-Martin, move to 3-0 (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Students share favorite memories, lament impending Nevin’s closure (Story)
Nov 15, 2017
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats face crucial nonconference test against Creighton (Story)
Nov 13, 2017
Men’s Basketball: Wildcats cruise to nonconference victory over St. Peter’s (Story)
Nov 09, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats to face Louisville in return to NCAA Tournament (Story)
Nov 07, 2017
Football: Northwestern ranked No. 25 in College Football Playoff rankings (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Wrestling: Deakin, Jennings lead Northwestern at Michigan State Open (Story)
Nov 06, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats fall to Michigan in Big Ten Tournament semifinals (Story)
Nov 02, 2017
Wrestling: Wildcats prepare for another season in nation’s best conference (Story)
Nov 01, 2017
Women’s Golf: Northwestern falls short in NCAA Championship semifinals rematch (Story)
Oct 25, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats take on Rutgers in first round of Big Ten Tournament (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Women’s Golf: Northwestern bounces back with third-place finish (Story)
Oct 20, 2017
Field Hockey: Northwestern controls its own destiny in search of Big Ten title (Story)
Oct 19, 2017
Women’s Soccer: Lauren Clem named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week (Story)
Oct 18, 2017
Field Hockey: Puck Pentenga named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats look to extend winning streak, remain unbeaten at home (Story)
Oct 11, 2017
Men’s Soccer: Wildcats double win total with victories over Western Illinois, DePaul (Story)
Oct 09, 2017
Field Hockey: Northwestern continues to roll, dismantles Indiana and Ball State (Story)
Oct 05, 2017
Field Hockey: Writers ruminate on Northwestern’s season, NCAA Tournament chances (Story)
Oct 01, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats pick up crucial conference win against Rutgers (Story)
Sep 27, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats take on Rutgers in ranked Big Ten showdown (Story)
Sep 25, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats split road trip against highly-ranked competition (Story)
Sep 21, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats hit road to take on 2 top-10 opponents this weekend (Story)
Sep 20, 2017
Volleyball: Northwestern drops conference opener at Purdue (Story)
Sep 19, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats shut out Louisville to earn massive nonconference win (Story)
Sep 17, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats end overtime curse, beat Ohio State in dramatic fashion (Story)
Sep 17, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats continue strong start with second top-5 finish this week (Story)
Sep 03, 2017
Field Hockey: Wildcats suffer 2 close losses against top competition (Story)
May 28, 2017
Baseball: Northwestern’s miracle run ends in blowout loss in Big Ten Championship (Story)
May 27, 2017
Baseball: Incredible run continues with win over Minnesota, Wildcats into tournament semifinals (Story)
May 25, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats lose in match play final, still secure best finish in program history (Story)
May 25, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats pull off epic comeback to upset Michigan in Big Ten Tournament (Story)
May 24, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats within reach of NCAA final berth after quarterfinal victory (Story)
May 22, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats take first place in National Championship stroke play (Story)
May 22, 2017
Curtain Call: Outfield trio goes out with best season of their careers (Story)
May 21, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats sweep Rutgers to head to first conference tournament in 7 years (Story)
May 18, 2017
Women’s Golf: Northwestern returns to national championship looking to erase last year’s heartbreak (Story)
May 14, 2017
Baseball: Underdog Wildcats take series at Maryland in dramatic fashion (Story)
May 10, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats qualify for National Championship with 2nd-place regional finish (Story)
May 07, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats snag 2 big conference wins at Purdue to move up in Big Ten standings (Story)
May 07, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats look for second-straight regional title en route to National Championship (Story)
May 02, 2017
Baseball: Northwestern falls 3-2 to Notre Dame in low-scoring affair (Story)
Apr 30, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats drop crucial series to Michigan State in blowout fashion (Story)
Apr 24, 2017
Women’s Golf: Northwestern collapses down the stretch, finishes second at Big Ten Championships (Story)
Apr 23, 2017
Baseball: Cats take 2 of 3 against last-place Penn State (Story)
Apr 20, 2017
Women’s Golf: Wildcats in search of outright Big Ten Championship after splitting last 2 (Story)
Apr 20, 2017
Baseball: Northwestern seeks crucial Big Ten sweep against last-place Penn State (Story)
Apr 16, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats drop 2 of 3 crucial conference games against Illinois (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats pick up fourth straight win, look to add to streak against Illinois this weekend (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
Women’s Golf: Hannah Kim splits Silverado Showdown title, Northwestern finishes fourth (Story)
Apr 10, 2017
Baseball: Rallying after surprise series victory, NU attempts to carry momentum into two midweek games (Story)
Apr 06, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats seek first conference win in weekend series against Iowa (Story)
Apr 05, 2017
Women’s Golf: With Big Tens looming, Wildcats seek strong return to stroke play (Story)
Apr 03, 2017
Baseball: Wildcats out for redemption against UIC (Story)
Mar 29, 2017
Baseball: Wetherbee’s sterling performance leads Northwestern to low-scoring win (Story)
Mar 12, 2017
Men’s Basketball: Breaking down Scottie Lindsey’s shooting trends (Story)
Mar 02, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Wildcats prepare for competitive road stretch (Story)
Feb 15, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Wildcats look to bounce back with weekend homestand (Story)
Feb 13, 2017
Women’s Basketball: Pallas Kunaiyi-Akpanah impresses for Northwestern in loss to Minnesota (Story)
Feb 02, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern looks for revenge, signature win against Duke (Story)
Jan 26, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern will face its first test this weekend at ITA regionals (Story)
Jan 22, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Singles depth powers Northwestern to win over Harvard (Story)
Jan 19, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Doubles teams power Wildcats as they look to move to 3-0 (Story)
Jan 16, 2017
Women’s Tennis: Northwestern cruises to doubleheader sweep over Akron, Chicago State (Story)
Nov 16, 2016
Women’s Basketball: Wildcats cruise past Missouri State without Nia Coffey (Story)
Nov 11, 2016
Men’s Basketball: Northwestern cruises past Mississippi Valley State 94-63 in opener (Story)
Nov 09, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Stary wins Big Ten Singles title, Kirchheimer loses early nationals (Story)
Nov 02, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Kirchheimer takes to ITA Indoor Nationals (Story)
Oct 26, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Strong Kirchheimer wins ITA Regional Tournament, claims spot in Nationals (Story)
Oct 16, 2016
Women’s Golf: Another collapse leads to disappointing finish for Northwestern (Story)
Oct 14, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats looking for bounce-back performance in final fall tournament (Story)
Oct 04, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern fades down the stretch, finishes 7th at home tournament (Story)
Oct 02, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern hits local course for Windy City Collegiate Classic (Story)
Sep 19, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats snag third place in second tournament of season (Story)
May 25, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern eliminated from NCAAs in heartbreaking fashion (Story)
May 19, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats seeking at least Elite Eight berth at NCAA Championships (Story)
May 18, 2016
Men’s Golf: Wildcats close season just short of NCAA Championship (Story)
May 15, 2016
Men’s Golf: Wildcats face uphill battle at NCAA Regionals (Story)
May 11, 2016
Curtain Call: Josh Jamieson readies to close out his golf career (Story)
May 08, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern wins regional title by 18 strokes (Story)
May 05, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats look to take the next step toward a championship (Story)
Apr 24, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern wins second straight Big Ten Championship (Story)
Apr 21, 2016
Men’s Golf: Northwestern looking to keep its momentum going in postseason (Story)
Apr 21, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern looking to defend Big Ten Championship (Story)
Apr 13, 2016
Men’s Golf: Wildcats hoping improved weather brings better results (Story)
Apr 11, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats struggle to eighth place finish in Arizona (Story)
Apr 07, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats look to get back on track in Arizona (Story)
Apr 07, 2016
Men’s Golf: Poor weather won’t hinder the Wildcats this weekend (Story)
Apr 03, 2016
Women’s Golf: No. 4 Northwestern takes sixth in match play tournament (Story)
Mar 30, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats look to adapt to match play against top competition (Story)
Mar 03, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern sets three school records, as Kim leads Wildcats to third-straight Hurricane Invitational victory (Story)
Feb 29, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Wildcats dominate Harvard, tie school record (Story)
Feb 28, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern looking for its third straight Hurricane Invitational title (Story)
Feb 22, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Northwestern’s win streak up to eight after 3-0 weekend (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Women’s Golf: Northwestern underwhelms at Lady Puerto Rico Classic, finishes fifth (Story)
Feb 17, 2016
Women’s Golf: Wildcats looking to top last year’s record-setting performance (Story)
Feb 15, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Crowd helps power Northwestern to fifth straight win (Story)
Feb 11, 2016
Women’s Golf: No. 6 Wildcats open spring against top competition (Story)
Feb 07, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Northwestern sweeps weekend matches, pushes win streak to four (Story)
Jan 28, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Northwestern fighting hard in toughest stretch of its season (Story)
Jan 25, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Northwestern fails to clinch berth in National Indoor Championships (Story)
Jan 18, 2016
Men’s Tennis: Northwestern sweeps weekend doubleheader (Story)
Nov 21, 2015
Men’s Basketball: McIntosh and Demps shine in NU’s OT win (Story)
Nov 16, 2015
Women’s Basketball: Northwestern cruises to 40-point victory over Howard (Story)
Nov 02, 2015
Men’s Golf: Wu looks to defend title, lead Wildcats in California (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
Men’s Golf: Wildcats starts season with optimism (Story)