The Daily Northwestern

Men’s Soccer: Northwestern upsets Marquette to advance to Sweet 16

Ava Wallace, Online Sports Editor

November 18, 2012

Perhaps the end of Northwestern's regular season was an anomaly. The Wildcats (13-5-4), who ended their regular season play with two ties and two losses, defeated No. 7 seed Marquette (16-4-1) Sunday evening in Milwaukee, Wi...

Walfish: Adding Rutgers, Maryland to Big Ten does Northwestern few favors

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 18, 2012

There are rumors swirling that at any moment Maryland and Rutgers will be joining the Big Ten as its 13th and 14th members. Theoretically, it will transform the Big Ten into a power player in Division I athletics, but for Northwes...

Ryan: Eastern expansion hurts Big Ten brand

Dan Ryan, Sports Editor

November 18, 2012

I'm not sure what the Big Ten is doing. The potential conference additions of Maryland and Rutgers are highway robbery — unless you're Maryland and Rutgers. Outside of those two parties, I fail to see how the Big Ten, its co...

Football: Daily Orange editor predicts NU victory in football opener

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

August 30, 2012

The last time the Wildcats met the Syracuse University Orange in the Carrier Dome, the Orange came out on top thanks to a last-second field goal. The Wildcats went on to finish 8-5 in 2009. This year, the pressure is on the Cats...