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Men’s Basketball: Northwestern to play in Hall of Fame Tournament in November

Ben Pope, Assistant Sports Editor

May 10, 2017

Filed under Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Four games of Northwestern’s 2017-18 non-conference schedule are now set in stone. The Wildcats will play in a two-game tournament Nov. 18 and 19 hosted by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame at Moh...

Balk: Common excuses don’t explain basketball futility

Tim Balk, Reporter

October 21, 2014

Filed under Basketball, Sports

You hear it all the time. Ostensibly, Northwestern struggles at basketball for a preponderance of reasons: stringent academic standards, subpar facilities, lack of fan support, history, etc. But the truth is that none of those...

Alumnus’ donation endows athletic director position

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Campus Editor

October 7, 2013

Filed under Blogs, On Campus

Northwestern's athletic department will get a boost in funding, thanks to a $16 million donation from alumnus and trustee Christopher Combe (Weinberg '70) and his wife, Courtney Combe, the University announced last week. Ten...

Football: Fitzgerald vows to push Wildcats to their limits in summer training

Josh Walfish, Summer Reporter

August 8, 2013

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports, The Summer Northwestern 2013

For Pat Fitzgerald's Wildcats, training camp has become synonymous with two-a-days in the blistering heat this summer. The Northwestern coach has gone in a different direction as one of the Cats' most highly anticipated seasons...

Northwestern extends registration deadline for Semester Online

Cat Zakrzewski, Assistant Summer Editor

August 8, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

The deadline to register for Northwestern's first online courses for credit has been extended three weeks, the University announced Tuesday. Jake Julia, NU associate provost for academic initiatives, said undergraduate students...