The Daily Northwestern

Pillote: Keeping faith in college athletics

Bobby Pillote, Reporter

May 24, 2017

Filed under Columns, Sports

I first visited Northwestern on Sept. 29, 2012. The Wildcats hosted the Indiana Hoosiers in football that day, and the excitement on campus was palpable. Students walked up and down Sheridan Road clad in their purple regalia....

Pillote: A goodbye to Matthew Harris

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

Football The end of a career is often framed as a choice, when really there’s no choice at all. Whether its advancing age or, in Matthew Harris’ case, a collection of injuries, the decision to retire is all too often fo...