The Daily Northwestern

Football: Slow start dooms Northwestern in season-opening loss

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

August 30, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

The Cardiac Cats are back. Confirming multiple stereotypes about its athletic programs at the same time, Northwestern (0-1) lost its season opener 31-24 to Cal (1-0) on Saturday at Ryan Field in simultaneously embarrassing...

Halftime reaction: Cal 24, Northwestern 7

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

August 30, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

The ugly, the ugly and the ugly ESPN babbled about unions and fake injuries during its pregame coverage, but Northwestern can’t use either of those as excuses for its poor play thus far. The Wildcats simply looked lost in t...

Ryan Field student section switches sides

Alex Putterman, Assistant Sports Editor

February 6, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

Northwestern students will have a new view of Wildcat football next season. The Wildside student section, as well as the Northwestern University Marching Band, will move to the southeast corner of Ryan Field opposite its previous location, the athletic department announced Tuesday. Until now, television cameras had faced away from the students...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats come up short against Golden Bears

Josh Walfish, Reporter

November 24, 2013

Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

Northwestern fell behind early to California and never fully recovered, suffering its first defeat of the year. The Wildcats took their first road trip of the young season, heading to California to take on the 17th-ranked Golden Bears. California scored the first 9...

Women’s Basketball: Wildcats eager to confront California in first road game

Alex Lederman, Reporter

November 21, 2013

Filed under Sports, Winter Sports, Women's Basketball

The undefeated Wildcats take to the road for the first time this season to face their biggest challenge yet: the No. 17 California Golden Bears. “We’re really excited about playing Cal this weekend,” sophomore guard Maggie...