The Daily Northwestern

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats prepare for game against Leopards, stay in Evanston for Thanksgiving weekend

Alex Lederman, Reporter

November 26, 2013

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports, Women's Basketball

As Thanksgiving approaches, Northwestern wants something to be thankful for — a win over Lafayette on Wednesday night. “Lafayette comes in 4-1, playing really well, well coached,” coach Joe McKeown said. “We’re gonna ...

Gameday: Oft-criticized Dwight White keeps his head up as playing time goes down

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 31, 2013

Filed under Gameday, Sports

Why does Northwestern’s most maligned player keep smiling? Dwight White, bag of ice in hand and two bananas in pocket, must have better things to do than stand in the cold outdoor air and chat about his tumultuous 2013 season...

Football: Northwestern’s bowl history, 1948-2003

Alex Putterman, Reporter

December 25, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Road to Jacksonville, Sports

On January 1, 1949, Northwestern beat previously-undefeated University of California-Berkley to win the 35th Rose Bowl, 20-14. As far as postseason success goes, there’s been little to cheer for since. After what can only...