The Daily Northwestern

Baseball: Northwestern hires Illinois’ Spencer Allen as next coach

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

June 14, 2015

Filed under Baseball, Sports

Baseball Northwestern has hired Illinois assistant coach Spencer Allen to be its next baseball coach, the athletic department announced Sunday. Allen spent a season at Illinois following two years as an associate head coach...

Men’s Basketball: Chris Collins signs undisclosed contract extension

Max Gelman, Assistant Sports Editor

May 26, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Men's Basketball, Sports

Men's Basketball Coach Chris Collins has agreed to a contract extension after his end-of-year meeting with athletic director Jim Phillips. The Chicago Tribune broke the news around 9 a.m. Tuesday morning and the team con...

Record 15 Northwestern teams honored for academic progress

Bobby Pillote, Sports Editor

May 20, 2015

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

The NCAA recognized 15 of Northwestern’s 19 varsity sports as part of its Academic Progress Rate program, the athletic department announced Wednesday. The Wildcats led all Football Bowl Subdivision schools by having 79 percent...