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Sports Year-in-Review

Daily Sports Staff

May 26, 2017

Filed under Sports

Game of the year: Men’s basketball vs. Vanderbilt in NCAA Tournament After 79 years of futility, the Wildcats had finally put on their ballroom shoes and made an appearance in the NCAA Tournament. But Northwestern didn’t just show in front of a loud, purple-clad crowd in Salt Lake City. It put on a memorable performance against Vanderbi...

Balk: Appreciate Clayton Thorson, already one of Northwestern’s best quarterbacks ever

Tim Balk, Managing Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Football, Sports

Football Don’t look now, but Clayton Thorson is having as good a season as any quarterback in Northwestern history. The sophomore is just two touchdown passes away from tying the single-season program record. He’s a li...