The Daily Northwestern

Fundraising passes $55 million for new athletic complex

Joseph Diebold, Web Editor

January 2, 2013

Filed under Administration, Campus

Northwestern is already more than a quarter of the way to its $220 million fundraising goal for a new lakeside athletic complex on North Campus, the University announced Sunday. University President Morton Schapiro and Jim...

Report: Capital One Bowl wanted Northwestern

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

December 13, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Two members of the Capital One Bowl selection committee told the Orlando Sentinel on Thursday that their ideal match-up would have been Northwestern and Texas A&M. According to the sources, the Big Ten and SEC strong-armed...

Walfish: Joe McKeown makes Northwestern relevant

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

November 13, 2012

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

To say Northwestern women's basketball was irrelevant before Joe McKeown wouldn't be completely accurate. The Wildcats have made the NCAA Tournament six times, five of which came under the tutelage of Don Perrelli from 198...

Freshman 15: Elena Barham

John Paschall, Reporter

November 4, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

While most freshmen on campus are worrying about the dreaded Freshman Fifteen, we know one group of new students who won't: the athletes. Instead of packing on the pounds, these new faces answer 15 questions about what it's like...

Northwestern adds Western Michigan to 2013 football schedule after Vanderbilt backs out

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

October 19, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Western Michigan will replace Vanderbilt on the Wildcats’ football schedule next year, Northwestern announced this morning. The Broncos will visit Evanston on Sept. 14, 2013. Vanderbilt reportedly canceled its 2013 an...

Report: Vanderbilt cancels two football games with Northwestern

Josh Walfish, Gameday Editor

October 18, 2012

Filed under Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

Vanderbilt has informed Northwestern that it is cancelling the schools' football series in 2013 and 2014, the Chicago Tribune reported this afternoon. The games were scheduled to take place Sept. 13, 2013, in Nashville and Sept. 14, 2014, in Evanston. According t...