The Daily Northwestern

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...

Northwestern breaks ground on stadium for soccer, lacrosse

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

April 30, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Events

Northwestern broke ground this weekend on the Lanny and Sharon Martin Stadium, a renovated soccer and lacrosse field the University will build as part of the “We Will” campaign. University President Morton Schapiro praised...

Women’s Swimming: Tierney will not return as coach after 27 years

Bobby Pillote, Sports Editor

April 7, 2015

Filed under Sports, Swimming & Diving

Swimming and Diving Jimmy Tierney, the coach of Northwestern’s women’s swimming and diving team, will not return next season, athletic director Jim Phillips announced Tuesday. Tierney has been with the program for ...